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Desper Arrested Following Pursuit Thursday Night

A Carmi man with a lengthy record is back behind bars on some of the most serious charges yet.  Carmi Police arrested 37-year-old Dylan Desper just before midnight Thursday after a pursuit that ended at the corner of Sycamore and 8th Street.  Once officers... Read More.

Mt Carmel Officer Injury Turns into Pursuit Thursday

Mt. Carmel Police were involved in a vehicle pursuit that ended in Indiana.  At approximately 3:20 pm Police were at the Mt. Carmel High School investigating an alleged threat made by a student.  Shortly after police arrived on scene, Mt. Carmel dispatch was notified... Read More.