Mt. Vernon Register-News


June 15, 2013

Weekly Record

Marriage Licenses

June 12 — Kevin L. Ray and Kim A. Freestone, both of Mt. Vernon.

June 13 — Christopher R. Deschaine and Jessica F. Vanhoorebeke, both of Mt. Vernon.

June 14 — Robert W. Hustedde and Rachel R. Henderson, both of Texico.

June 14 — Edward C. Haught and Brandi L. Dunfee-Stout, both of Herrin.

Dissolutions Filed

Howard Gaines Jr. of Mt. Vernon and Beverly A. Gaines of Chicago.



Jessica L. Johnson of Waltonville and Tyler G. Johnson of Norris City.


Ashton Trotter, 18, of the 800 block of Apricot Avenue, was formally charged June 6 with three counts of residential burglary and one count of possession of cannabis. Court records state on June 3 the defendant allegedly entered residences in the 3100 block of Mulberry, 800 block of Apricot and 600 block of Nora Avenue without permission, and on May 4 possessed not more than 2.5 grams of a substance containing cannabis.

n Stephen P. Blackwell, 47, homeless, was formally charged Monday with retail theft. Records state on June 6 the defendant took batteries, a scrubber pad, a package of hooks and makeup from Kroger.

n Leon L. Kemmerling, 20 of the 800 block of South 21st St., was formally charged Monday with retail theft. Records state on June 6 the defendant took a pair of shoes from Payless Shoes on 42nd Street.

n David J. King, 51, of the 8500 block of North Reardon Lane, was formally charged Wednesday with aggravated driving under the influence. Records state on Tuesday King was involved in a motor vehicle accident causing bodily harm to another person.

n Molly A. Ledbette, 21, of the 17000 block of North Illinois 37, was formally charged Thursday with three counts of aggravated battery. Records state on Sunday the defendant struck an officer in the back of the head; and on Monday she spit in the face of two different officers. She was also charged with criminal damage to state supported property in that she damaged a microphone in a city police squad car.

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