No arrests or charges will be made against individuals who do so. But if an individual commits a crime while armed with a concealed weapon, they'll be subject to charges related to that crime and violations of the Unlawful Use of a Weapon statute.
The decision was made by leaders including the sheriff, the State's Attorney and chiefs of police from Shelbyville, Moweaqua, Windsor and Stewardson. The decision will be valid until the state enacts its own concealed-carry law. Then, a statement would be issued terminating this policy.
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