Mt. Vernon Register-News

January 9, 2014

Daily Record

The Register-News

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Christopher Cooper, 43, of the 500 block of South 19th Street, was arrested at 6:12 p.m. Tuesday on charges of driving while license suspended/revoked and manufacture/delivery of meth near a school, church or park.

n Darrell Bell, 27, of the 600 block of South 23rd Street, was arrested at 7:13 p.m. Tuesday on a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.


A woman reported at 9:20 a.m. from a residence in the 1700 block of Logan Street her daughter’s information was taken fraudulently.


A woman requested an officer at 3:22 p.m. Tuesday in the 1600 block of Isabella, stating her daughter was allegedly battered by a boyfriend last Friday.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office


Sherraine House, 27, of the 800 block of Conger Avenue, was arrested at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday on a charge of violation of bail bond.

n Allen Simmons, 50, of the 300 block of South 19th Street, was arrested at 12:14 a.m. Wednesday on a charge of violation of bail bond.


A subject reported at 1:34 p.m. Wednesday a residence in the 12000 block of East Middle Road had been entered and items were missing.


Authorities received a report of a fire in the 16000 block of North Illinois Highway 37 at 3:15 a.m. Wednesday. Jefferson Fire Protection District responded, however the fire was out upon their arrival. An electrical plug was blamed for the fire by the front door of the residence.