WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

Local News

WJBD - Local News - Clay County Man Arrested for Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Friday

Clay County Man Arrested for Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Friday

By Will Doolin, WJBD News

A Clay County was arrested Friday evening on aggravated discharge of a firearm charges.  The Illinois State Police and the Clay County Sheriff's Department responded to Ridge Road in northwestern Clay County at 5:20 p.m. after receiving a report of someone firing a shotgun.  Officers found that 39-year-old Daniel Lee Cornwell of rural Hord had fired a shotgun during an altercation.  Cornwell fled the scene on foot and was later arrested by State Police around 8:20 p.m.  He was taken to the Clay County Jail and more charges are pending against him.

See other LocalNews news:

Marion County Fair Queen Pageant Preview
Movement of Residents From Murray Center Remains on Hold, Despite Court Ruling
Youth May Be Charged for Throwing Cup at Police Car
Salem Police Resolve Bradley's Burglar
Centralia to Set Speed Limits, Poker Run Rules




This Site logo