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Crime & Courts

Police: Rochelle man flees from Shabbona crash, gets arrested

Kevin L. Staten, 29, of Rochelle
Kevin L. Staten, 29, of Rochelle

SHABBONA – A 29-year-old Rochelle man is in DeKalb County jail after he crashed his sedan on Shabbona Road then fled from police, according to a news release from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.

Kevin L. Staten, of the 200 block of South 10th Street in Rochelle, has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident, two counts of resisting a police officer, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and improper lane usage.

According to the release, Staten was traveling south in a 2005 Honda Accord about 1:30 p.m. on Shabbona Road near Lee Road when his car crashed into the east ditch; Staten ran away to the south through an open field before he eventually was found by deputies.

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