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December 30, 2013

Police, Fire Reports



Disorderly conduct in the 300 block of South State Street, Westville.

A man arrested for disorderly conduct at Julee’s Shooting Star, Westville.


A man arrested for domestic battery and interfering with a domestic battery report in the 3700 block of Pershing Road.

Theft at the Black Bear In, 1902 W. Williams St.

Vehicle burglary at Illinois Route 1 and Illinois Route 119, Alvin.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Thursday, 11:28 a.m. — At Jackson and Chester streets involving Abigayle Bergman, 18, of rural Danville, and Faith Camarata, 16, of Danville. Bergman was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Thursday, 11:45 a.m. — At 2917 N. Vermilion St. involving Debra Hurt, 49, of Lafayette, Ind. Hurt was cited for failing to give information after striking a vehicle.

Thursday, Noon — At West Main Street and Logan Avenue involving Henry Sago, 41, of the first block of Cronkhite Avenue, and Donald Kraft, 76, of Philo. Sago was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Thursday, 12:31 p.m. — At East Seminary and Short streets involving Sean Crosby, 24, of the 700 block of Oak Street, and Charlotte Cooper, 44, of Westville. Crosby was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Friday, 1:50 p.m. — At North Vermilion Street and Lake Shore Drive involving Joan Wilson, 80, of the 800 block of Brunswick Lane, and Sybil Kafka, 76, of Danville. Wilson was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Saturday, 8:16 a.m. — At North Vermilion and Williams streets involving Michael Kirby, 23, of the 1800 block of Perrysville Road, and Tammy Wilson, 54, of Danville. Kirby was cited for driving without insurance.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Saturday, 11:20-11:38 a.m. — A medical call in the 1500 block of East Fairchild Street.

Saturday, 12:50-1:29 p.m. — A medical call in the 300 block of North Vermilion Street.

Saturday, 1:55-2:12 p.m. — A medical call in the 1400 block of East Fairchild Street.

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