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December 4, 2012

Police, Fire Reports

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

Danville

Sunday:

Disorderly conduct in the first block of Shorewood Drive.

Property damage in the 1000 block of Belton Avenue.

Monday:

Two women arrested for battery in the 1600 block of Edgewood Street.

Possession of cannabis at Chandler and Williams streets.

Disorderly conduct in the 800 block of East Seminary Street.

A man arrested for criminal trespassing in the 1200 block of East Main Street.

Burglary in the 600 block of West Harrison Street.

Theft by deception in the first block of South Crawford Street.

Property damage in the 400 block of North Griffin Street.

Possession of cannabis at Main and Elizabeth streets.

Retail theft at Mobil Super Pantry, 1212 N. Bowman Ave.

Theft in the 900 block of Robinson Street.

Vehicle burglary in the 800 block of Cleveland Street.

A man arrested in the 500 block of Harvey Street for unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, aggravated battery and armed robbery.

Tuesday:

A woman arrested for robbery and battery at New York and Harrison streets.

Aggravated domestic battery in the 1000 block of Chicago Street.

Vermilion County

Saturday:

Battery reported at Stefani’s, Westville.

Monday:

A bicycle theft in the 700 block of Coake Street.

A man arrested for burglary at Dollar General, Hoopeston.

A man arrested for retail theft in the 500 block of North Main Street, Georgetown.

A woman arrested for domestic battery in the 400 block of Vance Lane.

Theft in the 76700 block of Walnut Street, East Lynn.

Vehicle damaged along County Road 2750N, Bismarck.

Trespassing along County Road 1500E, Ridge Farm.

Property damage along County Road 1670E, Westville.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Saturday, 11:07 a.m. At 10112 Illinois Route 1, Georgetown, involving Troy Pearson, 30, of Georgetown, and Roy Hold, 58, of Georgetown. Pearson was cited for failure to reduce speed. Both drivers as well as two passengers in Pearson’s vehicle were taken to Provena United Samaritans Medical Center for treatment.

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