Trenton Police Department

Trenton man arrested on alleged weapons charge

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Trenton man Tuesday on two felonies. The Trenton Police Department arrested 31-year-old Aaron Michael Perez for unlawful use of a weapon—subsection four—exhibiting and resisting or interfering with an arrest for a felony. Bond is $15,000 cash only, and he is scheduled for the Associate Division […]

High Speed Pursuit

Chillicothe teen charged in Grundy County after high-speed pursuit

A Chillicothe teen has been charged in Grundy County following a law enforcement pursuit on Highway 65 Monday evening. 19-year-old Levi Elias Terrell is charged with resisting and/or interfering with a felony arrest. The felony warrant was issued yesterday and bond was set at $10,000 cash. Terrell is scheduled for arraignment February 27th in Associate […]

Rollover Crash

Trenton Police Department reports 3 injured in crash on Pauper Grade Road

The Trenton Police Department reports multiple individuals sustained injuries in a one-vehicle accident on Pauper Grade Road Monday night. Eighteen-year-old Akira Austin drove north when she reportedly swerved to avoid a deer. The vehicle then ran off the road, struck a ditch, went airborne, struck an embankment, went airborne again, rolled over, and came to […]

Trenton Police Department

Trenton Police Department reports nuisance violations up almost 50%

The Trenton Police Department has filed 245 nuisance violations so far this year. The police department’s Nuisance Enforcement Report shows this is a 49.39% increase for the year to date. Police Chief Tommy Wright reports the greatest number of violations were for trash and debris with 70 related to grass and 137 weed related violations. […]

Arrest

Three area individuals placed under arrest on Thursday

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of three area individuals in unrelated incidents on Thursday. Thirty-six-year-old Scott Purscell of Trenton was arrested for misdemeanor fourth-degree assault.  Court documents accuse him of causing physical contact to someone knowing that person would regard the contact as offensive or provocative. Twenty-year-old Jacob Dalton Nunn of Brookfield was […]

Grundy County Law Enforcement Center

4 in arrest report from local authorities in Trenton

Multiple charges have been filed against several defendants recently arrested. A Springfield woman, 24-year-old Shiane Marie Eason, faces two counts of third-degree assault on special victims; endangering the welfare of a child and resisting arrest for a felony. Ms. Eason is accused on Saturday of causing physical contact on Deputy Sheriff Tyler Anderson by allegedly […]

Trenton Police Department

Audio: Seats still available for Trenton Police Department’s Citizens Academy

The Trenton Police Department has several spots open for residents to attend the Fifth Annual Citizens Police Academy. The class will be held at the Grundy County Law Enforcement Center in Trenton Thursday nights from 7 to 10 o’clock and starts this Thursday and goes through November 16th. Police Chief Tommy Wright talks about what […]

Trenton Police Department

Trenton Police Department arrest two on unrelated charges

The Trenton Police Department arrested two men on unrelated charges Monday. The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports 20-year-old Brandon Kleihauer of Trenton was arrested for misdemeanor fourth-degree domestic assault—first or second offense. His bond was set at $3,500. Court documents accuse Kleihauer of recklessly causing physical injury to an adult family or household member by […]

Arrest

4 placed under arrest in report from local authorities

Today’s report from the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office includes the recent arrests of four persons in unrelated cases. Additional charges have been filed against 32-year-old Cory Jack Burchett of rural Trenton stemming from September 19th incident. Burchett faces charges of escape or attempted escape from confinement. While being placed under arrest for a probation violation, […]