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Watseka Woman Arrested in Stabbing

A 27-year-old Watseka woman was jailed in Iroquois County Wednesday afyer a reported stabbing incident. 

Heather Osborne is charged with aggravated battery. Her bond was set at $100,000 in Circuit Court.  Watseka  Police responded to the reported stabbing at 1 am Wednesday morning.  A fight at a residence resulted in the alleged stabbing of a male subject.

In a separate case....20-year-old Travis Houser of Watseka was arrested following a citizen complant of a suspicious person.  Police responded just after 11 pm Tuesday. 

Houser reportedly fled from police, was chased down and found to be in possession of items taken from a local business in  a burglary.  Houser's bond was set at $50,000 for charges of burglary and theft, Resisting a police officer and for an outstanding warrant for forgery.


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