SALINE COUNTY JURY FINDS JARED R. CRAWFORD GUILTY OF AGGRAVATED BATTERY
On October 13, 2017, a Saline County jury found Jared R. Crawford, age 30, of Harrisburg,
Illinois guilty of a Class 3 felony charge of Aggravated Battery. State’s Attorney Jayson M. Clark handled the successful prosecution of the case, including trying the case before the jury.
Crawford’s Aggravated Battery conviction arose out of an incident in which he struck another man in the back of the head with a beer bottle inside Los Amigos Bar in Harrisburg. The investigation of Crawford’s case was led by Officer Kenny Shires of the Harrisburg Police Department. Crawford will be sentenced by Judge Walden E. Morris on December 19, 2017.