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Peru Police Arrest and Citation Report 11/29/2022

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Case Number 22-20746
Occurred Saturday 11/26/2022 at 8:33pm
Location 2022 WALMART SUPERCENTER
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident RETAIL THEFT/POSS. OF METHAMPHETAMINE
Arrestee TASHA M. FLANERY Age 35 Male
STREATOR IL 61364
Arrested Saturday 11/26/2022 at 9:07pm
Charges Retail Theft
Following an investigation, Tasha Flanery was arrested at the above location for retail theft. Flanery was released on a notice to appear with a LaSalle County court date.

Case Number 22-20744
Occurred Saturday 11/26/2022 at 7:31pm
Location 11TH ST//PEORIA ST INTERSECTION
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident Suspended Registration
Arrestee CASSIDY N. NEFF Age 32 Female
PERU IL 61354
Arrested Saturday 11/26/2022 at 7:31pm
Charges Operate Motor Vehicle w/Susp Registration
STOPPED THE VEHICLE FOR SUSPENDED REGISTRATION AND ISSUED THE DRIVER A CITATION FOR THE SUSPENSION.

Case Number 22-20737
Occurred Saturday 11/26/2022 at 3:54pm
Location US RT 6//IL RT 251 INTERSECTION
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident Suspend Registration
Arrestee ASHLEY M. MCCART Age 31 Female
TONICA IL 61370
Arrested Saturday 11/26/2022 at 3:54pm
Charges Operate Motor Vehicle w/Susp Registration
Operating Uninsured Motor Vehicle
Child Passenger Protection Act (seat belts)
Illinois plates suspended. Citations issued for suspended registration, no insurance, and failure to secure a child under the age of 8 in a child safety seat resulting from contact with the driver/vehicle.

Case Number 22-20731
Occurred Saturday 11/26/2022 at 1:52pm
Location IL RT 251//38TH ST INTERSECTION
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident DUI Accident
Arrestee AURORA S. HODGE Age 27 Female
MENDOTA IL 61342
Arrested Saturday 11/26/2022 at 2:55pm
Charges Driving Under Influence – Drugs
Failure to Yield – Turning Left
Following a motor vehicle accident, Aurora was charged with driving under influence of drugs or intoxicating compounds. She was also charged with failure to yield turning left. She was released with a notice to appear.

Case Number 22-20728
Occurred Saturday 11/26/2022 at 1:16pm
Location 914 PIKE ST
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident AGGRAVATED BATTERY OF A CHILD
Arrestee ARIES V. WILLIAMS Age 30 Male
OGLESBY IL 61348
Arrested Sunday 11/27/2022 at 1:02pm
Charges Aggravated Battery of a Child
Williams arrested for Aggravated Battery to a Child (5 year old) after an incident at 914 Pike St. in Peru.

Case Number 22-20696
Occurred Friday 11/25/2022 at 10:23pm
Location 6TH ST//PULASKI ST INTERSECTION
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident ADJ POSSESSION OF CANNABIS
Arrestee SUMMER A. CHISM Age 19 Female
PERU IL 61354
Arrested Friday 11/25/2022 at 10:23pm
Charges (Peru)ADJ-OV Poss of Cannabis by a Person Under 21
Vehicle was stopped due to failing to dim headlights. A probable cause search was conducted finding cannabis in the vehicle.

Case Number 22-20520
Occurred Wednesday 11/23/2022 at 1:49pm
Location 37TH ST//PROGRESS BLVD INTERSECTION
Peru, IL 61354
Type of Incident SUSPENDED REGISTRATION
Arrestee PEYTON T. LAMPS Age 23 Female
LASALLE IL 61301
Arrested Wednesday 11/23/2022 at 2:21pm
Charges Operate Motor Vehicle w/Susp Registration
Driver and Passenger Seat Belts
Following a traffic stop, subject was cited with the above and released on scene with a notice to appear in LaSalle County court.

Case Number 22-20475
Occurred Tuesday 11/22/2022 at 8:36pm
Location COMMERCE DR//MAY RD INTERSECTION
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident Suspended Registration
Arrestee THOMAS J. LANHAM Age 51 Male
HENRY IL 61537
Arrested Tuesday 11/22/2022 at 8:36pm
Charges Operate Motor Vehicle w/Susp Registration
Stopped the vehicle for suspended registration for a mandatory insurance violation.

Case Number 22-20444
Occurred Tuesday 11/22/2022 at 10:15am
Location PERU HIGH RISE
Peru, IL 61354
Type of Incident WARRANT ARREST
Arrestee KEVIN C. HOLLINSAID Age 41 Male
PERU IL 61354
Arrested Tuesday 11/22/2022 at 10:31am
Charges Warrant Arrest
Kevin Hollinsaid age 41 of 705 Calhoun Street was arrested on a failure to appear LaSalle County warrant for criminal damage to property. Hollinsaid posted bond and was released with a new Ottawa court date.

Case Number 22-20437
Occurred Saturday 11/19/2022 at 1:30pm
Location HYVEE GROCERY STORE
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident RETAIL THEFT/CRIMINAL TRESPASS
Arrestee KRISTEN M. LENTZ Age 32 Female
LASALLE IL 61301
Arrested Tuesday 11/22/2022 at 10:13am
Charges Retail Theft
Criminal Trespass to Real Property
Following an investigation, subject was arrested and charged with the above. She was later released on a notice to appear in LaSalle County court.

Case Number 22-20372
Occurred Monday 11/21/2022 at 8:12am
Location 4TH ST//CHURCH ST INTERSECTION
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident DWLS
Arrestee MAKENZIE E. MEUSER Age 21 Female
PERU IL 61354
Arrested Monday 11/21/2022 at 8:12am
Charges Suspended/Revoked Driver s License
Makenzie Meuser of 717 Rock Street, Peru, Illinois was arrested and charged with driving while license suspended after a traffic stop at 4th Street and Church Street at 8:12 am.

Case Number 22-20357
Occurred Sunday 11/20/2022 at 9:22pm
Location 1526 WALNUT ST
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PROPERTY
Arrestee PHILIP R. FITE Age 35 Male
HOMELESS PERU
Arrested Sunday 11/20/2022 at 9:45pm
Charges Criminal Damage to Property
On 11/20/2022 Peru Officers were dispatched to the call of an intoxicated subject. After a brief investigation Philip Fite was placed under arrest for criminal damage to property. The subject was processed and released with a mandatory Ottawa court appearance on 12/23/2022 at 0900 hrs.

Case Number 22-20297
Occurred Saturday 11/19/2022 at 4:21pm
Location SHOOTING PARK RD//PLUM ST INTERSECTION
PERU, IL 61354
Type of Incident Suspended Registration
Arrestee ANTHONY T. COMPTON Age 36 Male
PERU IL 61354
Arrested Saturday 11/19/2022 at 4:21pm
Charges Operate Motor Vehicle w/Susp Registration
Operating Uninsured Motor Vehicle
Compton was stopped for his plates being suspended. He was issued citations for driving with suspended plates for no insurance and no insurance.

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