Police Beat

At approximately 12:32 Pm on Tuesday afternoon, Kewanee Police were called to the scene of an accident in the area of 7th and Burr. At the scene, Kewanee Police found an accident involving vehicles operated by Shawn B Ensley of Kewanee and Ashley R Ptasnik of Toulon. No one was injured in the accident and neither driver was cited. 


At approximately 2:09 Pm Kewanee Police were called to the 300 Block of Oak Street regarding a Domestic Disturbance. At the scene, Kewanee Police arrested 48 year old Kari A Vinson of Kewanee on a Henry County warrant for Failure to Appear in court on charges of Possession of Methamphimine, Concealing or Aiding a Fugitive, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and UnLawful Handicapped Parking. Unable to post bond, Vinson was taken to the Henry County Jail. 


At approximately 7:56 Pm Kewanee Police made a traffic stop in the area of Cottage and Prospect Street. In that stop, Kewanee Police cited 22 year old Chrstopher Parades of Kewanee for Disobeying a Traffic Control Device.