Mt. Vernon Register-News

April 10, 2014

Daily Record

The Register-News

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Police Department

David Puckett, 35, Opdyke, was arrested at 10:35 a.m. Tuesday on a charge of driving during revocation.

n Blake Roth, 19, of the 2200 block of Casey Avenue, was arrested at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday on a Jefferson County warrant charging aggravated domestic battery.

n Justin Stanley, 26, of the 1400 block of South 34th Street, was arrested at 8:09 p.m. Tuesday on a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.

n Junior Vaughan, 28, of the 800 block of Airport Road, was arrested at 2:21 a.m. Wednesday on a warrant charging failure to appear.


A man told police at 2:17 p.m. Tuesday items from a storage unit in the 1700 block of George Street had been removed without permission.

n A woman requested to speak to an officer at 3:49 p.m. Tuesday about her juvenile son who was allegedly battered on the way home from school.


An employee of the Family Dollar Store on South 10th Street requested to speak to an officer at 6 p.m. to report a theft.

n A man reported at 8:43 p.m. Tuesday an older female took money from him at a business in the 800 block of South 19th Street. The woman was banned from the business and the man did not want to pursue charges after retrieving most of his money.


Firefighters responded to a fire at 8:25 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of South 18th Street. A caller reported heavy smoke inside the resident and flames coming from an oven. The fire was extinguished and the house was ventilated, police logs state.

Jefferson County

Sheriff’s Office


Christian Carter, 25, Bonnie, was arrested at 12:35 p.m. Tuesday on a charge of domestic battery.


A woman reported at 9:51 a.m. Wednesday for a homeowner in the 5700 block of East Illinois Highway 15 who had a window to a garage damaged and a potted plant broken.


Woodlawn Fire Department received a report of a one-vehicle accident at 8 p.m. Tuesday north of the village hall on North Woodlawn Lane. Police logs indicate there was one injury and EMS responded to the scene.