March 29, 2017: Daily News Release
The following incidents were reported on Tuesday, March 28, 2017:
At 10:20 a.m., Deputies arrested Benjamin E. Tackett, 28, Monroe, on a Failure to Appear Warrant through the City of Monroe, at an address in the N800 block of Twin Grove Road, Town of Jefferson. Tackett was jailed pending court.
At approximately 10:20 a.m., Deputies arrested two subjects on warrants through Will County Illinois, at the Green County Justice Center, 2841 6th Street, Monroe. Arrested were: Elijah L. Martin, 18, Winslow, IL and DeMarco D. Owens, 18, Joliet, IL. They were both taken into custody and jailed pending bond, or transport back to Illinois.
Motor Vehicle Crash – Property Damage:
At 6:15 p.m., Deputies responded to the area of CTH MM and STH 11, in the Town of Cadiz, for a report of a two-vehicle crash without injuries. Kory K. Merkel, 33, Lena, IL, was conducting a left turn, while traveling west into the boat landing entrance, when his vehicle was struck by a vehicle operated by Steven M Heller, 54, Apple River, IL, who was overtaking Kory's vehicle on the left as he was traveling west.
Both vehicles sustained moderate damage, but were driven from the scene. There was no airbag deployment and all persons reported wearing their seatbelts.
Patrol Deputy Dani M. Jackson #12
Green County Sheriff’s Office