Peoria County Board member arrested on battery charge

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TAZEWELL COUNTY, Ill.– Peoria County Board member Mathew Windish was arrested Tuesday after being involved in an incident at A&R Bulk Transport in Tremont.

Windish is charged with a misdemeanor battery and was released after posting bond.

WMBD did call Windish Wednesday, he said he doesn’t have a comment.

While these details are not confirmed yet, the PJ Star reports A&R Operations Manager Kevin Turner, said Windish left a trailer in their lot Tuesday and got into a physical altercation when asked to make a payment for using the lot.

This story will be updated.

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