Flora man arrested after high speed pursuit in Marion County

Flora man arrested after high speed pursuit in Marion County

SALEM, IL — A 33-year-old Flora man was arrested early Friday morning after allegedly taking police on a high speed chase in Marion County. Bond was set at $10,000 for Cecorrey Finkley later Friday in Marion County Court where he was charged with felony aggravated fleeing police, and misdemeanor driving while license suspended, reckless driving and speeding 35 mph or more over the speed limit.

According to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, around 1:45 a.m. Friday, Finkley was clocked driving 80 miles per hour on U.S. Highway 50 near Bannister Road near Salem. He reportedly fled from an attempted traffic stop and was then clocked at speeds of up to 90 miles per hour through Salem.

Finkley eventually entered Interstate 57 northbound and continued the chase for another nine miles before giving up.

Concert Calendar

Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

July 1, 2022 @ 7:00 pm https://www.ticketmaster.com/event/0600584EA5DB9CBA From Team Santana: The Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire “Miraculous Supernatural Tour” will now start in June of 2022. Your tickets will be honored for the rescheduled shows. Refunds are available at the original point of purchase for 30 days. We truly can’t wait to see you…

Motley Crue & Def Leppard @ Busch Stadium

Motley Crue & Def Leppard @ Busch Stadium

RESCHEDULED  JULY 5, 2022 @ 4:00 PM Motley Crüe and Def Leppard have announced that they are rescheduling their 2021 stadium tour to 2022. The new date for STL will be July 5, 2022 All tickets will be honored for the new date. Click HERE for more ticket info

El Monstero & Living Colour

El Monstero & Living Colour

El Monstero & Living Colour at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday, July 9th ON SALE • NOWSPECIAL • Lawn and Select Reserved tickets just $19.95 + fees first week of sales Click HERE to purchase tickets

Local Weather