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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018


Gary R. Spencer, 71, of Rock Falls; 9:12 a.m. Tuesday in the 200 block of Locust Street; expired registration.

Justin A. Gallegos, 34, of Sterling; 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of East Third Street; Whiteside County warrants for contempt and violation of probation; taken to Whiteside County Jail and remained there Wednesday on $15,000 bond.

Will C. Costello, 74, of Dixon; 4:03 p.m. Tuesday at East Fourth Street and Sixth Avenue; failure to yield.


Colton M. Merema, 23, of Rock Falls; 9:09 p.m. Tuesday in the 1100 block of Fifth Avenue; criminal trespass to state-supported land.

Douglas D. Christensen, 40, of Rock Falls; 10:04 p.m. Tuesday in the 900 block of U.S. Route 30 West; suspended license, Whiteside County warrant for failure to appear in court on residential burglary charge, Lee County warrant for failure to appear in court on a rule to show cause; taken to Whiteside County Jail, appeared Wednesday in court and released.

Jaeden M. Adami, 20, of Rock Falls; 1:41 a.m. Wednesday at First Avenue and U.S. Route 30; speeding.


Jeffrey M. Newcomer, 26, of Dixon; 8:52 a.m. Tuesday; warrant for contempt; posted $500 bond.

Phillip Allen Dunn, 34, of Rock Falls; 3:22 p.m. Tuesday; warrant for failure to appear in court on a rule to show cause; held at Lee County Jail on $5,000 bond.

Patricia Doylin Fleming, 51, of Compton; 10:57 p.m. Tuesday; revoked license, disregarding stop sign; released on individual bond.


Michael Hecathorn, 55, of Polo; Tuesday; warrant for failure to appear in court; posted $456 bond.

Scott James, 47, of Oregon; Tuesday; warrant for failure to appear in court; posted $161 bond.


Everett W. Dearing, 27, of Amboy; 9:17 p.m. Saturday on state Route 251 at U.S. Route 30 in Lee County; DUI – alcohol, child restraint violation, speeding; released on individual bond.

Kory L. Hanabarger, 50, of Sterling; 2:29 a.m. Monday on First Avenue at East Third Street in Sterling; Whiteside County warrant for obstructing court order; posted $500 bond.

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