BLOOMINGTON — Aggravated battery charges are pending for a Normal man after he allegedly kicked and grabbed a police officer.
Steven Harris, 59, was allegedly intoxicated and shouting at vehicles Feb. 17 while standing in the roadway near North Linden and East Sycamore streets in Normal, according to a probable cause statement read in court Friday.
Prosecutors described Hammet D. Brown as an “unmitigated liar” in closing arguments for his bench trial Wednesday after Brown testified last week that he acted in self-defense when he shot and killed two people and wounded two others.
Leon Ford, 21, posted a video of himself on social media displaying a gun in his waistband, according to a probable cause statement. He was arrested Feb. 18 when police found four guns, leading to four Class 2 felony charges for unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.