The following information comes from reports provided by the Vincennes Police Department, the Vincennes Fire Department, the Knox County Sheriff’s Department, the Lawrence County, Illinois, Sheriff’s Department, the Washington City Police Department or the Daviess County Sheriff’s Department as well as The Associated Press. Charges not involving warrants are preliminary and may be changed before formal filing by a prosecutor.

Knox County Arrests

• Melinda S. Carie, 38, of Vincennes, possession of a syringe; false informing; receiving stolen property; possession of a paraphernalia

• Charles Clayton Scearcy, 32, of Vincennes, basic theft; resisting law enforcement

Knox County Courts

Circuit Court

Civil collections

• Mariner Finance LLC successor in interest to Personal Finance Company LLC vs. Karen Donovan; filed Feb. 13

• Mariner Finance LLC successor in interest to Personal Finance Company LLC vs. Jennie Kitchell; filed Feb. 13

• Crane Credit Union vs. Larry Cullop; filed Feb. 14

• Capital One Bank (USA), N.A. vs. Judith Baker; filed Feb. 17

• Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC vs. Michael Winegar; filed Feb. 17

• Cavalry SPV I, LLC as assignee of Citibank, N.A. vs. Leslie Newkirk; filed Feb. 18

• Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC vs. Jacob Beaman; filed Feb. 18

Civil tort

• Dorothy Ann Sumerlin, Leonard Lawrence Sumerlin vs. John Foley, Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company; filed Feb. 15


• The marriage of Diana Garcia and Alexander Garcia; filed Feb. 14

• The marriage of Melissa Hope and Deameatrice Hope; filed Feb. 18

• The marriage of Catherine Schmitt and Kevin Schmitt; filed Feb. 18

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• The marriage of Matthew Crosby and Alexis Crosby; filed Feb. 18

• The marriage of Eric D. Butcher and Dorothy F. Butcher; filed Feb. 18

• The marriage of Nathan T. Farris and Hannah Farris; filed Feb. 14

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