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Police on the hunt for two Dixon men

August 2, 2018

DIXON – A 28-year-old Dixon man is wanted on two counts of aggravated battery of a police officer after police say he punched an officer in the face.

Jeremy Turner faces 3 to 7 years on each count if convicted.

He also is charged in Lee County Court with resisting and obstructing his identification, both misdemeanors. Bond is set at $150,000.

The officer was responding to a noise complaint in the 1200 block of North Galena Avenue around 2:40 a.m. Wednesday, Chief Steve Howell said this morning.

Police also still are looking for 33-year-old Charles C. Price, of Dixon, who they say broke into Wendy’s, 212 Everett Road, on July 22.

Price is in Lee County Court with burglary, which carries 3 to 7 years, and theft worth more than $500, which carries 2 to 5 years.

Anyone with information on either man’s whereabouts is asked to call Dixon police at 815-288-4411 or the anonymous reward hotline Lee-Ogle Crime Stoppers at 888-228-4488.

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