Police News 05-23-14

May 23, 2014

Peoria Woman Turns Self In
(Canton, IL)  --  A Peoria woman wanted on a valid warrant was arrested after she turned herself in.  Canton police say that 31-year old Amber M. Rawson entered the Canton Police Department Tuesday afternoon at just before 2:15 to turn herself in on a 2000 Fulton County Felony Warrant, failure to appear for resisting.  Dawson was then processed and posted a $500 cash bond and a $20 processing fee before being released.  Dawson has a June Fulton County Court date in Lewistown.

Search For Missing Peoria Woman Continues
(Peoria, IL)  --  Authorities in Peoria may be expanding the search for a Peoria woman who has been missing since Sunday night.  The search may expand to the use of helicopters and cadaver dogs.  Authorities say they do not have any new clues as they are looking for Terri Anderson.  Police say that they found her cell phone near the intersection of Illinois Route 8 and Koerner Road but found no sign of her.  In the meantime, authorities say that they have released her ex husband, Daniel Wilson, who had been arrested on an unrelated charge with a notice to appear.

Bloomington Man Sentenced In Peoria County Circuit Court
(Peoria, IL)  --  A Bloomington man who has a conviction of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in McClean County was in Peoria County Circuit Court on Thursday facing a sex related charge.  66-year old Reggie Hankins was charged with loitering within 500 feet of Manual High School.  Hankin's was arrested last October.  Police say that he allegedly approached a teen and then tried to get her to enter his vehicle.  Court documents show that as part of a plea agreement, he received 30 months probation.

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