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Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police Report

News Release
September 4, 2012

Sheriff’s Police arrested Garrett D. Schmidt, 30 Rankin and was charged with Speeding Over 40 MPD over the Posted Speed Limit, Aggravated Fleeing or Attempting to Elude a Peace Officer, Mob Action and Battery after becoming involved in a bar fight and fleeing the scene taking Sheriff’s Police on a short chase.  Schmidt was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he remains awaiting a court appearance

Sheriff’s Police arrested Ernest T. Tyson, 29 rural Beaverville and was charged with Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by a Felon, Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon, Reckless Discharge of a Firearm, Possession of a Firearm without a Valid FOID card and Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by a Street Gang Member after Sheriff’s Police responded to the rural Beaverville area for a complaint of a subject riding around shooting rounds into the air.  Tyson was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he remains awaiting a court appearance

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