Decatur IL – Decatur Police and
the Macon County Sheriff's Office arrested 24 people in a large domestic
violence round up. This is the first local operation targeting domestic
Decatur Police Lt. Sweeney told WAND they
arrested 10 suspects wanted for domestic batteries, nine for violating orders
of protection, three for unlawful restraint, and two for interfering with
reporting of domestic violence.
24 suspects have been
arrested from a list of 100 wanted men and women. The round up is part of an
important effort to stop violence during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.