Police were called to the 100 block of West Fleming about a suspicious person at 7:40 a.m. Arrested was Darrel L. Jones, 51, Watseka. Jones was charged with being child sex offender in a public park and violation of bail bond. Jones was transported to the Iroquois County Jail without incident.
Police arrested Darrell Jones, 52, homeless, in Forrest Park, at 7;45 a.m. for being a child sex offender in a park and violation of bail bond after an officer recognized him and knew he was not to be present in a park. He was taken to the county jail.
Police responded to a call about a fight in progress in the 800 block of East Walnut at 1:13 a.m. Arrested was Travis Houser on an outstanding Iroquois County warrant. He was taken to the Iroquois County Jail.
Police responded to a traffic accident in the 400 block of West Walnut at 3:08 p.m. According to police reports, a 2008 Ford operated by Drake Gipson, 22, Sheldon, struck a concrete divider at the gas pumps. Gipson was arrested and charged with DUI. He was taken to county jail.