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Local News

April 25, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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



Vehicle damaged at Walmart Supercenter, 4101 N. Vermilion St.

Theft at County Market, 2 E. Main St.


Vehicle damaged in the 300 block of North Robinson Street.


Burglary in the 1200 block of Robinson Street.

Property damage in the 400 block of Sager Street.

A woman arrested for obstructing justice in the first block of South Collett Street.

A woman arrested for retail theft at Walmart Supercenter, 4101 N. Vermilion St.

Disorderly conduct in the 900 block of Timberline Drive.

Vehicle burglary and theft in the 1500 block of North Oak Street.

A man arrested for criminal damage to property in the 1200 block of Garden Drive.

Domestic battery in the 500 block of North Vermilion Street.

Trespassing and battery in the 3200 block of Brunswick Street.


Burglary and property damage in the 400 block of North Vermilion Street.

Theft in the 800 block of North Logan Avenue.

Vermilion County


Domestic battery in the 12100 block of Long Road.

Theft in the 100 block of Victor Street, Westville.


Battery along County Road 1200N, Westville.

Disorderly conduct along County Road 1250E, Catlin.

Burglary in the 30000 block of Illinois Route 1, Bismarck.

Disorderly conduct in the 2400 block of Georgetown Road.

Domestic dispute in the 400 block of Merrill Street, Catlin.

Property damage in the 300 block of Illinois Street, Westville.


Fuel theft at Casey’s General Store, Tilton.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Tuesday, 12:22 p.m. At Townsend and Oak streets involving Dashaun Bibbs, 20, of the 400 block of North Griffin Street, and Pamela Martin, 49, of Danville. Bibbs was cited for failure to yield.

Tuesday, 5:13 p.m. At Williams and Robinson streets involving Robert Hansbrough, 83, of the 2100 block of Batestown Road, and David Niccum Jr., 37, of Danville. Hansbrough was cited for failure to yield.

Wednesday, 8:13 a.m. At North Vermilion and Voorhees streets involving Brady Thomas, 19, of the 1200 block of North Franklin Street, and Lisa Behrens, 45, of Danville. Thomas was cited for failure to yield and driving without a driver’s license.

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  • Fire Calls Firefighters responded to the following calls:Tuesday, 11:23-11:32 a.m. — A medical call in the 200 block of West Voorhees Street.Tuesday, 1:30-1:45 p.m. — A natural gas leak at 107 S. Jefferson St.Tuesday, 1:41-1:59 p.m. — An accident on Interstate

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  • Police Report Incidents reported to police include:DanvilleMonday:Theft in the 100 block of North Logan Avenue.Tuesday:A man and woman arrested for domestic battery at Fairchild and Moore streets.Retail theft at Meijer, 3649 N. Vermilion St.Wednesday:A man arreste

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  • YMCA offers new college, career program DANVILLE — The Danville Family YMCA plans to launch a new college and career readiness program during the 2014-2015 school year called YMCA Achievers. YMCA Achievers is a college and career readiness program offered at more than 1,400 YMCAs across th

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