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April 10, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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

Danville

Tuesday:

A man arrested for theft of fuel and driving with a suspended license in the 400 block of East Main Street.

Aggravated battery in the 1600 block of North Jackson Street.

Theft in the 100 block of East Seminary Street.

A man arrested for criminal trespassing in the 300 block of Bradley Lane.

Disorderly conduct and battery at CVS, 820 N. Vermilion St.

A man arrested for criminal trespassing in the 1300 block of West Williams Street.

A man arrested for criminal trespassing in the 900 block of Lewis Lane.

Burglary in the 1000 block of Glenwood Drive.

A man arrested for criminal trespassing and disorderly conduct at County Market, 2 E. Main St.

Theft in the 1000 block of Koehn Drive.

Vermilion County

Monday:

Theft in the 15100 block of Lyons Road.

Medication stolen in the 2500 block of Georgetown Road.

n Burglary in the 900 block of Fowler Avenue.

Tuesday:

A man arrested for endangering the life of a child in the first block of Penz Street, Oakwood.

A man arrested for disorderly conduct in the 100 block of South Main Street, Rankin.

Domestic dispute in the first block of Maplewood Drive.

A woman arrested for domestic battery in the 1700 block of North Main Street, Georgetown.

Domestic dispute in the 2500 block of Georgetown Road.

Domestic violence reported in the 100 block of Lakebluff Drive, Oakwood.

A man arrested for domestic battery in the 300 block of Spelter.

Wednesday:

Burglary at Batestown Bargain Mart, 1701 Batestown Road.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Monday, 12:17 p.m. At Hazel and East Main streets involving Michael Thomas, 58, of Veedersburg, Ind., and Pamela Foster, 65, of Danville. Thomas was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Tuesday, 7:51 a.m. At Bowman Avenue and Williams Street involving Samantha Blakeney, 20, of the 1000 block of Texas Avenue, and Farahnar Jahangirian, 48, of Champaign. Blakeney was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

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    Preliminary reports had as many as three people with gunshot wounds. Ambulances were called to assist two of the people with wounds to the leg and one with a chest wound.

    The investigation continued Friday evening.

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  • Elementary students to tackle math problems DANVILLE -- First-graders from all eight of Danville's elementary schools will tackle story problems, progressive computation, multiplication, fractions and even algebra at the third annual Danville District 118 First-Grade Math Challenge next week.

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  • Fire Calls Firefighters responded to the following calls: Wednesday, 10:18-10:39 a.m. -- A false alarm at 1900 E. Main St. Wednesday, 12:02-12:14 p.m. -- A medical call in the 100 block of South Gilbert Street. Wednesday, 7:55-8:02 p.m. -- A medical call

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