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 […]

Drug busted

Grundy County Sheriff: 3 face drug/theft charges in Trenton

A former Mercer resident, 41-year-old Ricky Shoemaker of Trenton, and a 52-year old Trenton resident, Michelle Curtis, each has been charged in Grundy County with possessing methamphetamine and concealing a small plastic baggie of methamphetamine at the Grundy County Detention Center. The charges accuse Shoemaker of those infractions on October 19th with Ms. Curtis accused […]