On March 12, 2023, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Larrell M. Knox, age 25, of Champaign. According to police reports, Knox was wanted on an Iroquois County warrant for failure to appear on a traffic offense. Knox was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he remains in lieu of bond.
On March 13, 2023, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police arrested Jordan J. Raymer, age 18, of Sheldon. According to police reports, Raymer was charged with unlawful possess1on of cannabis, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, and unlawful use of a weapon. Raymer was transported to the Iroquois County Jail where he remains in lieu of bond.
On March 10th, 2023, Iroquois County Sheriff’s Police investigated a two-vehicle accident on County Rd 1000 N approx. ¼ mile west of County Rd 1000 E. According to police reports, a vehicle being driven Mike W. Rudisill, age 59, of Sheldon was westbound on 1000 N. A vehicle being driven by Tyler J. Ecker, age 44, of Buckley was eastbound on 1000 N. For unknown reasons, Rudisill crossed over the center line, striking Ecker’s vehicle head-on in the eastbound lane with both vehicles impacting on the driver’s sides. Rudisill then entered the north ditch embankment, striking a culvert. Ecker entered the south ditch embankment, striking a mailbox and entered an open field. Rudisill was transported to Carle Hospital by Riverside EMS with serious suspected injuries. Ecker was released by EMS on scene with minor suspected injuries. Buckley Fire/EMS also assisted with the scene. The accident remains under investigation and no further information will be released at this time.