Chief Guye Durre releases the following information:

On Friday, January 3, 2020 at 7:27 pm, Flora Police arrested Tristen Wilson, 21 of Flora for Violate Order of Protection following an incident in the 100 Blk. of Willow St. Wilson was transported to the Flora Police Department where he underwent booking procedures and was transported to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office.

On Monday, January 6, 2020 at 9:46 pm, Flora Police arrested Steve Beccue, 54 of Flora on an outstanding Effingham County Warrant and an outstanding Fayette County Warrant. Beccue was transported to the Flora Police Department where he underwent booking procedures. Beccue posted the necessary bond amounts an was released with court dates.

On Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 9:29 pm, Flora Police arrested Natasha Ferguson, 27 of Flora for Battery following an incident in the 800 Blk. of East 3rd St. Ferguson was transported to the Flora Police Department where she underwent booking procedures and released with a court date.

On Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 7:19 pm, Flora Police issued James Coff, 51 of Fairfield a citation for Speeding following a traffic stop at the intersection of Old Hwy 50 and Shamrock.

On Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 7:25 pm, Flora Police investigated a traffic crash involving Juan Antonio Torres Zarur, 28 of Wayland, IA driving a 2009 Chevrolet and Larry W. Reichert, 64 of Flora driving a 2007 Dodge at the intersection of HWY 50 and N. State St. No injuries were reported and no citations were issued.

On Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 10:40 pm, Flora Police arrested Keneth R. Newman, 32 of Flora for Driving While License Suspended. Newman was transported to the Flora Police Department where he underwent booking procedures. He was issued a citation for the above offense and Illegal Transportation Alcohol. He was released with a court date.

On Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 4:03 am, Flora Police issued Krista M. Mitchell, 33 of Cisne a citation for Operating Uninsured Vehicle following a traffic stop at the intersection of W. North Ave. and Seminary St.

On Friday, January 10, 2020 at 11:17 am, Flora Police investigated a traffic crash involving Jan D. McAllister, 63 of Clay City driving a 2011 Buick and Michael G. Adkins, 59 of Flora driving a 1978 GMC in the 1500 Blk. of N. Worthey. No injuries were reported and no citations were issued.

On Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 1:35 pm, Flora Police arrest Jacob L. McGuire, 26 of Flora an outstanding Richland County Warrant for Failure to Appear and an outstanding Effingham County Warrant for Failure to Appear. McGuire was transported to the Flora Police Department where he underwent booking procedures. He was unable to post the necessary bond and was transported to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office.

All persons are merely accused of the charges against them and are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.