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Local News

February 16, 2014

Police Reports

Incidents reported to police include:



Disorderly conduct in the 1100 block of Voorhees Street.


Trespassing in the 900 block of Redden Court.

A man arrested for retail theft at County Market, 2 E. Main St.

Disorderly conduct in the 400 block of West Main Street.

Forgery in the 3500 block of North Vermilion Street.

A man arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia in the 600 block of Porter Street.


Battery at the Rescue Mission, 834 N. Bowman Ave.

Domestic battery in the 600 block of East South Street.

Domestic battery in the 1100 block of Harmon Street.

Shots fire in the 1100 block of Chandler Street.

Vermilion County


Disorderly conduct along Fifth Street, Tilton.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Tuesday, 11:02 a.m. — At Glenwood Drive and Fowler Avenue involving Bobby Winn, 61, of the 200 block of Prairie Avenue. He was cited for improper backing.

Tuesday, 5:02 p.m. — At the entrance to the Village Mall, 2917 N. Vermilion St., involving Jack Thomas, 91, of the 500 block of West Roselawn Avenue, and Lourdes Barcenilla, 59, of Danville. Thomas was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Tuesday, 5:04 p.m. — At 911 Knollcrest Drive involving John Crider, 38, of the 900 block of Knollcrest Drive. He was cited for improper backing.

Wednesday, 8 a.m. — At Washington and Moore streets, Tilton, involving Michael Shutes II, 28, of the 25800 block of Shake Rag Road, and Dale Gray, 57, of Catlin. Shuts was cited for making an improper turn and driving without insurance.

Crime Stoppers pays rewards up to $1,000 for information on felony crimes or fugitives in the VermilionCounty area. The Crime Stoppers can be reached at 446-TIPS or an anonymous e-mail left at

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