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Local News

January 10, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

DANVILLE — Here’s a look at recent law enforcement calls:



Theft in the first block of Blue Star Highway.


Burglary in the first block of South Crawford Street.


Burglary in the 1000 block of East Main Street.

Burglary in the 200 block of Grace Street.

A man arrested for disorderly conduct at Harmon and Williams Street.

A man arrested for theft, possession of cannabis and criminal trespassing in the 1200 block of Garden Drive.

Retail theft at County Market, 2 E. Main St.

Vehicle damaged in the 1000 block of Skyline Drive.


Battery in he first block of South State Street.

Vermilion County


A man arrested for aggravated domestic battery at Madison and Robinson streets, Hoopeston.

Domestic battery in the 200 block of Hegeler.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Wednesday, 4:58 p.m. At U.S. Route 150 and Batestown Road involving Lori Harris, 45, of Oakwood, and Jason Alesi, 27, of Westville. Harris was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving without insurance.

Wednesday, 5:01 p.m. At West Fairchild and Walnut streets involving Robert Devore, 25, of Westville, and Jessica Hetrick, 22, of Fairmount. Devore was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving in the wrong lane.

Wednesday, 6:10 p.m. At Clay and Gilbert streets involving Joanna Williams, 69, of the 400 block of South Buchanan Street. She was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Wednesday, 8:13 p.m. At Fairchild and Grant streets involving Tyler Perkins, 19, of the 1200 block of Grant Street, and Joanne VanderHeyden, 67, of Danville. Perkins was cited for failure to yield and failure to give information.

Wednesday, 8:25 p.m. At Oregon Avenue and Williams Street involving Darlene Gaston, 53, of the 100 block of North California Avenue, and Michael Hutson, 65, of Danville. Gaston was cited for disobeying a stop sign.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Wednesday, 12:38-12:49 p.m. A false call at 1217 Garden Drive.

Wednesday, 5:02-5:13 p.m. A medical call in the 1100 block of North Vermilion Street.

Wednesday, 7:35-7:45 p.m. A medical call in the first block of Columbus Street.

Thursday, 2:40-2:53 a.m. A medical call in the 600 block of Harmon Street.

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