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Iroquois County Sheriff’s Report

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: February 05, 2013
  • city: Iroquois County Sheriff's Report

News Release
Monday, February 4, 2013

2/4-Sheriff’s Police arrested Juanita A. Woods, 52 Loda wanted on an Iroquois County Writ of Body Attachment for a civil case.  She was transported to the Irqouis County Jail where she posted bond and was released

2/3- Investigated a single-vehicle accident involving Cody M. Gregory, 18 Watseka he was negotiating a curve on 1850 N Rd when he lost control of the vehicle, struck a guardrail, then two trees before coming to a rest in the north ditch.  Cody was charged with Zero Tolerance,  Illegal Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor and cited for Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an accident.  Cody’s two passenger’s Trisha A. Martin, 18 & Taylor C. Chaplin, 18 both of Watseka were charged with Illegal Consumption by a Minor.  All were taken to the Iroquois County Jail and later released to a parent.  No injuries were reported and damages were estimated at more than $1500
2/3-Investigated a single-vehicle accident involving Heather M. Bretzinger, 23 Rensselaer, IN traveling northbound on 000N Rd attempting to negotiate a curve when she began to lose control on snow covered roadway.  She slid across the roadway and entered the Floral HIll Cemetery where she ran over several shrubs before colliding with a concrete memorial causing more than $1500 in damage.  No injuries were reported and Bretzinger was cited for Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident
2/2-Investigated a a single vehicle accident involving Gregory A. Chandler, 34 Onarga he was traveling southbound on 730 E Rd when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a wooden post before coming back onto the roadway.  No injuries were reported and no citations were issued.  Damages were estimated at more than $1500