A State Police Trooper and Another Man are Arrested In Danville


Danville-  Two men, including a state police officer are arrested in Danville, after an incident Sunday morning.  Danville police say they were called to the Steak N' Shake on South Gilbert Street around 4 in the morning Sunday. When officers arrived, they say they found an off-duty Illinois State Police Trooper.  He said he was disarmed during a "physical confrontation."

A short time later, Casey Mason, 27, turned himself in at the public safety building in Danville, with the officer's weapon. Mason was arrested for aggravated battery and disarming of a police officer.

The State Police Trooper was also arrested for reckless discharge of a firearm.

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