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Police/Fire Reports

Police reports for Sept. 18, 2019

Sterling Police

Lazarus Medina, 31, of Rock Falls; 12:22 a.m. Tuesday at Polo Road and East Lincolnway; no insurance.

Kylie R. Shere, 24, of Morrison; 1:08 p.m. Tuesday at West Lynn Boulevard and Avenue E; expired registration.

Joseph M. Smith-Cottrell, 33, of Sterling; 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 1800 block of 21st Avenue; failure to register as a sex offender; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Issac X. Figueroa, 20, of Sterling; 4:57 p.m. Tuesday at Avenue G and West Fourth Street; reckless driving, improper lane usage, no turn signal, running a stop light, failure to notify the Secretary of State of address change, no seat belt, no insurance; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Jacob D. Mekeel, 34, of Sterling; 7:36 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of East Third Street; Whiteside county warrant for aggravated battery, Lee County warrant for contempt (nonpayment); posted bond.

Anthony P. Olvera, 24, of Sterling; 10:32 p.m. Tuesday in the 3200 block of East Lincolnway; no insurance.

Lee County Sheriff

Randall Joseph Johnson, 38, of Amboy; 9:49 p.m. Tuesday; possession of a controlled substance; taken to Lee County Jail.

Colten Lee Ehrler, 25, of Dixon; 1:24 a.m. Wednesday; Lee County warrants for failure to appear in court on selling liquor to a minor charge, and manufacturing/delivering cannabis (30-500 grams); held at Lee County Jail on $23,000 bond.

Amboy Police

Farije Shabani, 33, of Sterling; 12:31 a.m. Wednesday; forgery; taken to Lee County Jail.

Jacob S. Adams, 38, of Sterling; 11:12 p.m. Tuesday; forgery; taken to Lee County Jail.

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