Mt. Vernon Register-News

June 1, 2013

Daily Record

The Register-News

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Nikko D. Branch, 22, of the 1000 block of South 25th Street, was arrested at 4:22 p.m. Thursday on charges of battery and mob action.

n Thomas R. Osborn, 32, of the 800 block of North Street, was arrested at 1:44 a.m. Friday on a charge of driving under the influence.

n Douglas E. Lowery Jr., 26, McLeansboro, was arrested at 1:45 a.m. Friday on charges of aggravated domestic battery and unlawful restraint.


A bartender at a business in the 800 block of South 19th Street requested an officer at 1:08 a.m. Friday after a male subject stated he had been battered. The man was taken to Crossroads Community Hospital.


An employee of the South 10th Street Huck’s store reported a drive off of $44.62 at 10:35 a.m. Thursday.

n A woman reported at 2:06 p.m. Thursday a gaming system was stolen from her residence in the 1400 block of Salem Road.

n A man told police at 2:12 p.m. Thursday he is tearing down a trailer in the 1300 block of South 13th Street and someone took items from the location.

n A woman reported at 2:49 p.m. Thursday the theft of a cell phone from a location in the 100 block of South Seventh Street.


Two people were taken to Good Samaritan Regional Health Center following an accident in the 1100 block of Main Street at 3:49 p.m. Thursday. Reports state a truck ran into several vehicles before crashing into a wall.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office


Bart L. Edmison, 41, Opdyke, was arrested at 11:39 a.m. Thursday on two counts of possession of a controlled substance.