Mercedes E. Dubois, 37, of Florissant, Missouri, was stopped for speeding on 3/9/2020 at 9:24 a.m. on Interstate 39 northbound at milepost 91 in Lee County and
charged with driving while license suspended. Dubois was released on an I-bond.
On 3/11/2020 at 9:03 p.m., ISP received a call of a pedestrian walking on Interstate 88 at milepost 44.5 in Whiteside County. Josiah L. Lopez, 18, of Sterling, was found walking at that location and charged with illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor and possession of cannabis by a minor. Lopez was also wanted on a Whiteside County warrant for failure to appear on an aggravated battery charge. Lopez was transported to the Whiteside County Jail.
Mark W. Shawl, 56, of Rochelle, was stopped for an equipment violation on 3/12/2020 at 1:31 a.m. on IL Route 38 at 1st Avenue in Rochelle and charged with driving while license suspended, no insurance, no valid registration, and improper lighting. Shawl was released on an I-bond.
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.