Deputy Hare Receives Special Recognition
May 24, 2023
Stephenson County Sheriff, Steve Stovall, made a special presentation at the County Board Meeting held Thursday night. Introducing new members of the force, and then reading a special commendation that was awarded:
On April 15th, at approximately 12:23 pm, Deputy Jamie Hare, who was off duty, came upon a traffic crash scene in the area of Route 73 and Goddard Road in rural Lena.
This incident left one vehicle on its side, with an 80 year old female trapped inside.
After stopping at the scene and noticing that a small fire had started from fluid that was leaking, Deputy Hare, at significa...