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Busy weekend for Carmi Police officers


Friday morning, Carmi Police arrested 32 year old Michael Anthony Smith of Carmi at his residence on First Street on charges of aggravated battery and on a White County warrant. Smith was taken into custody at 11:39 am and was transported to the White County Jail, where he is being held in lieu of a $3150 combined bond amount.


At 8:14 pm Friday, Carmi Police arrested 21 year old Casey Wright of Fairfield at Pundrakes on a Jefferson County warrant for failure to appear.  Wright was taken to the White County Jail and later released after posting a $150 bond.


Carmi officers arrested 29 year old Joseph James of Carmi at the intersection of 7th and Elm Streets Friday at 11:07 pm on a White County warrant.  James was later released from the White County Jail after posting a $150 bond.


Early Saturday morning, Carmi Police responded to a 911 call about a domestic dispute.   Officers arrived at 2:58 am to an apartment on 6th Street and arrested 56 year old Tammy Brewster on charges of domestic battery and disorderly conduct.  Brewster is being held at the White County Jail pending a court hearing.


45 year old Thaddeus Pinkney was arrested at his Sycamore Street residence at 5:30 pm Saturday on a charge of domestic battery by Carmi Police.  Pinkney is being held at the White County Jail without bond pending a court hearing.


On Sunday, Carmi Police arrested 37 year old Anthony Dunning of Thompsonville following a traffic stop on Main Street.  Dunning was taken into custody at 1:32 pm on a Hamilton County warrant.  He was also charged with driving on a suspended license and driving an uninsured motor vehicle.  Dunning was released from the White County Jail after posting a $450 total bond amount.