Crime and Courts

Five waive preliminary hearings in Grundy County Circuit Court

Preliminary hearings were waived by five defendants Tuesday in the Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court. All their cases, including some misdemeanor charges, are scheduled for tomorrow’s docket in Division One of circuit court. Michelle Sue Curtis of Trenton is charged with felony possession of a controlled substance; misdemeanor possession of marijuana, possession of […]

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Two Trenton residents arrested on probation violation

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of two Trenton residents on probation violation. Twenty-year-old Hayden Robert McGill was arrested Tuesday with his bond set at $25,000 cash only, and his probation was suspended. McGill was originally charged with two counts of second-degree burglary. Fifty-eight-year-old Lila Combs was arrested Wednesday with her bond set […]

Several receive prison sentence in latest session of circuit court

Several defendants received prison sentences, with some defendants continuing probation in the latest session of circuit court. 18-year old Hayden McGill of Trenton received five years in prison after his probation was revoked. Judge Jack Peace retains jurisdiction for 120 days with McGill is to be placed in a shock program. He’s been on probation […]