An employee from Litton Ambulance reported a battery at 5:41 a.m. Monday from 1000 block of 42nd Street.
A man told police at 7:43 a.m. Monday that he was scratched in the face on two different occassions, once Friday night and another time Sunday night, by a person in the 300 block of Jordan Street.
A security alarm at the Jefferson County Historical Society went off at 1:24 p.m. Monday in the 1400 block of North 27th Street. Police and an official with the society investigated the building and found no evidence of a break-in nor anything taken. It is unknown why the alarm activated.
A driver for the American Cab Co. told police he was given a $50 counterfeit bill. The incident was reported at 1:28 p.m. Monday.
A woman reported an incident in which her four-year-old daughter told her that a man attempted to “grab her” in the 900 blockof South 25th Street around 2:02 p.m. Monday. The man was described as white with a heavy set build and driving a red car.
A man claimed to see two black males on bicycles with a gun in the 700 block of South 17th Street around 5:57 p.m. Monday.
A man was playing a drum set in the middle of the road in the 2000 block of College Street on Monday night, according to a noise complaint filed at 7:16 p.m.
A report of a fight involving numerous people at 24th Street and Perkins Street was reported at 8:22 p.m. Monday.
A woman told police at 8:38 p.m. Monday that a man driving a white truck pulled up to her residence in the 700 block of South 23rd Street and began asking her 15-year-old daughter “personal questions.” When the girl refused to respond, the man left the area.
A 14-year-old boy was struck by a man who had exited a white four-door vehicle near the corner of 21st Street and Logan Street, the boy’s mother told police at 8:47 p.m. Monday. She also told police a second man got out of the vehicle carrying a gun but that the two men then left the scene.
A battery was reported in the 900 block of Casey Avenue at 12:59 a.m. Tuesday.
Mt. VernonPolice DepartmentArrestsJeffery Ledbetter, 26, Mt. Vernon, was arrested at noon Monday on a charge of violation of bail bond.n Barry Malear, 33, of the 500 block of South 21st Street, was arrested at 1:34 p.m. Monday on a charge of violatio
July 23, 2014
Mt. VernonPolice DepartmentArrestsAustin Grant, 22, Sesser, was arrested at 8:03 a.m. Friday and at 12:08 p.m. Saturday on charges of driving on a suspended license.n Tyson Carlos, 26, of the 300 block of North Fourth Street, was arrested at 10:23 a.
July 22, 2014
Mt. VernonPolice DepartmentArrestsJohn Fowler, 38, of the 1200 block of South 26th Street, was arrested at 2:25 p.m. Thursday on a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.n Mark Casey, 27, of the 1300 block of South 24th Street, was arreste
July 19, 2014
Marriage licenses/civil unions:July 11 — Joshua Chambliss Trout of Mt. Vernon and Emily S. Hufford of Dix.July 14 — Kameron D. Pearce and Cecelia Nicole-Hope Trautman, both of McLeansboro.July 15 — Ryan I. Hitchell of Kinmundy and Olivia K. Bullock o
July 19, 2014
Mt. VernonPolice DepartmentArrestsTavonn Golliday, 23, of the 1000 block of South 22nd Street, was arrested at 11:16 a.m. Wednesday on a charge of theft between $500 and $10,000.n Charles Bridge, 34, of the 1000 block of South 23rd Street, was arrest
July 18, 2014
Mt. VernonPolice DepartmentArrestsKevin Sweeney, 69, of the 2500 block of Casey Avenue, was arrested at 1:28 p.m. Tuesday on a charge of driving under the influence.n Jonathan Reed, 22, of the 1000 block of South 22nd Street, was arrested at 6:42 p.m
July 17, 2014
Mt. VernonPolice DepartmentArrestsNicholas Weikert, 28, of the 300 block of North 15th Street, was arrested at 9:12 a.m. Monday on a charge of violation of the sex offender registry.n Jonathan Reed, 22, of the 1000 block of South 22nd Street, was arr
July 16, 2014
Mt. Vernon Police DepartmentArrestsKenneth Snorden, 49, of the 2700 block of Jones Street, was arrested at 12:34 p.m. Thursday on a charge of forging registration.n Brian Wagner, 31, of the 900 block of Blueberry Hill Avenue, was arrested at 1:49 p.m
July 12, 2014
Marriage license:July 2 — Spencer A. Allen and Leah M. Sutton, both of Atlanta.July 7 — Eric L. Bradford of Waltonville and Pharrah L. Sargent of Mt. Vernon.July 7 — Joseph M. Owens and Jennifer G. Johnson-Bueskin, both of Mt. Vernon.July 7 — Kenneth
July 12, 2014
Mt. VernonPolice DepartmentArrestsNicole Holly, 36, West Frankfort, was arrested at 7:50 a.m. Wednesday on a charge of driving while license suspended/revoked.n Travis Juds, 25, Odin, was arrested at 9:28 a.m. Wednesday on a charge of violation of ba