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Local News

July 29, 2013

Police, Fire Reports



Vermilion County


A man arrested for violating an order of protection in the 300 block of Brewer Road.


Property damage in the first block of Coachlight Drive, Tilton.

Property damage in the 300 block of North Iroquois Street, Rankin.

Property damage in the 3500 block of Gifford Street, Armstrong.

Property damage in the 300 block of North Johnson Street, Rankin.

Burglary in the first block of East Ninth Street.

A woman arrested for battery in the first block of Greenwood Cemetery Road.

Property damage in the 12000 block of Indianola-Ridge Farm Road, Ridge Farm.

Burglary in the 200 block of Kentucky Street, Westville.

Burglary in the 200 block of Moore Street, Westville.


Aggravated battery in the 100 block of South Main Street, Rankin.

Medication theft in the 100 block of Rhea Street.

A man arrested for disorderly conduct and obstructing justice in the 300 block of West Seventh Street, Georgetown.

Burglary in the 300 block of South State Street, Westville.

A man arrested for theft at Stefani’s, Westville.

A man arrested for domestic battery along County Road 1775E.


 A woman arrested for domestic battery in the first block of Dalle Drive, Hillery.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Friday, 2:11 p.m. — At West Voorhees and North Gilbert streets involving Belinda Van Duyn, 62, of the 200 block of Boiling Springs Road, and Phillip Strawser, 20, of Monticello. Van Duyn was cited for failure to yield.

Friday, 3:11 p.m. — At Logan Avenue and Sycamore Street involving Ieesha Colson, 38, of the 400 block of South Street, and Benjamin Gabbard, 50, of the 200 block of Warrington Avenue. Colson was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident while Gabbard was cited for driving with a suspended/revoked driver’s license.

Friday, 8:20 p.m. — At St. Paul’s, 1303 N. Walnut St., involving Alan Wright, 52, of the 1300 block of North Vermilion Street. Wright was cited for driving without insurance.

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