Carmi Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Reckless Driving, Resisting Arrest

Carmi Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Reckless Driving, Resisting Arrest

CARMI – A Carmi man is facing several charges after his arrest Wednesday afternoon in the alley behind 600 8th St. in Carmi.

According to Carmi Police, 18-year-old Brett A. Hansman has been charged with reckless driving, three counts of aggravated battery on law enforcement officers, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and illegal possession of cannabis in a vehicle. One officer was taken by private vehicle to Deaconess Hospital where he was treated and released.

Hansman was taken to Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro by the White County Sheriff’s Office where he was treated and released back into the custody of the sheriff’s office.

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