From the Henry County Sheriff’s OfficeWritten by Theresa Rose on May 16, 2016
On May 14th at approximately 4:00 p.m. a disturbance in the 200-block of James Avenue was reported to the Henry County Sheriff’s Office. Duties arrived on scene and began to investigate the complaint. Talia Myers, 27 of Swedesburg, was arrested and charged with Public Intoxication, a simple misdemeanor, and two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance, both counts are serious misdemeanors.
On May 14th at approximately at 8:15 p.m. the Henry County Sheriff’s Office took a report of a single vehicle collision involving a deer. Deputies investigated the accident. A 2015 Lexus RX350, driven by Bipinchandra Patel, of Canton, IL, was traveling east on Highway 34 when a deer stepped into the roadway near the 229 mile marker. The vehicle sustained disabling damage with an estimated cost of $10,000 to repair.
On May 14th at approximately 10:30 p.m. the Henry County Sheriff’s Office took a report of a single vehicle collision involving a deer. The collision took place near the intersection of Highway 34 and 235th Street. The investigation determined Jeremy Yocum, of Mount Pleasant, was driving a 2013 Hyundai Elantra when the deer stepped into the roadway. The vehicle was able to be driven from the scene with an estimated cost of $3000 to repair.