Mt. Vernon Register-News

February 1, 2014

Daily Record


The Register-News

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Arrests

Alexis Bailey, 21, of the 300 block of North Fourth Street, was arrested at 4:23 p.m. Thursday on a charge of violation of bail bond.

n Travis Darden, 35, Woodlawn, was arrested at 5:13 p.m. Thursday on a charge of violation of bail bond.

n Allen Laslie, 38, of the 2100 block of Logan Street, was arrested at 6:09 p.m. Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

n Ryan Eubanks, 23, Benton, was arrested at 7:13 p.m. Thursday on a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.

n Eddie McCandrew, 42, of the 2700 block of Logan Street, was arrested at 10:33 p.m. Thursday on a charge of driving under the influence.

n Christopher Cooper, 43, of the 500 block of South 19th Street, was arrested at 10:43 p.m. Thursday on a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.

Accidents

A Greenville woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident 12:50 p.m. Thursday at the intersection of Sixth Street and Broadway.

Police report Stephanie Matthews, 28, was eastbound on Broadway from the outside lane and turned in front of an eastbound semi driven by Keith Ebersole, 45, of Ewing. Matthews was issued a citation for improper turn. She was taken to Crossroads Community Hospital with minor injuries.

n An employee of Speed Lube in the 2000 block of Broadway told police at 6:11 p.m. Thursday one of their garage doors was damaged by a motorist.

n A clerk of a motel in the 400 block of South 44th Street reported at 3:39 a.m. Friday a car struck a pole and pot on the parking lot of the business.

Fire

Firefighters were called to a residence in the 1200 block of South 15th Street at 12:02 a.m. Friday. An officer reported an electrical cord was beginning to catch fire under a back porch. The cord overloaded, causing a small fire, logs state.