The Henry County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the theft of two air conditioning units from the back of the Church of Peace in rural Kewanee.
The units are valued at approximately $3,000 each and authorities are asking for the public’s help to solve this crime.
Anyone with any information at all is urged to contact either the Henry County Sheriff’s Department, the Kewanee Police Department or Illinois State Police.
Henry County Courthouse Security made a warrant arrest at the Courthouse last Friday afternoon. Gary Shoen of Kewanee was wanted on a Stark County Warrant for failure to appear on a charge of criminal damage to property and unlawful communication. Shoen was taken to the Henry County Jail.
A Henry County Sheriff’s Deputy was travelling north bound on Main street at the ‘s’ curve in Kewanee on Saturday night at 9:50 when U-Haul vehicle pulled in front of the deputy cutting him off in the process.
The deputy followed the vehicle til the north end of town on Route 78 when he conducted a traffic stop. 20 year old Angel Lopez of Chicago was cited for driving without a valid drivers license and was issued a written warning for improper lane usage.