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November 1, 2013

Police Reports

Incidents reported to police include:



Burglary in the 300 block of Porter Street.

Telephone harassment in the 1100 block of North Walnut Street.

Residential burglary in the 900 block of Campbell Lane.

Domestic battery in the 100 block of South Buchanan.


Violation of the Credit Card Act in the unit block of Ash.

Criminal trespassing in the 900 block of Hubbard.

Battery in the unit block of Morin.

Retail theft from Dollar General, 300 W. Fairchild St.

Criminal trespassing to property in the 700 block of Cleveland.

Retail theft from Dollar General, 101 N. Griffin St.

Battery at Plum and Williams streets.

Domestic battery in the 800 block of East Madison Street.

Aggravated assault, aggravated battery and driving while suspended in the 600 block of Dearborn.

Aggravated discharge of a firearm in the 1200 block of East Main Street.

Residential burglary and criminal damage in the unit block of Park.

Animal torture in the unit block of Grand Circle.

Aggravated battery at Deuces, 625 N. Vermilion St.


Burglary to business at the Family Dollar, 1228 E. Main St.

Disorderly conduct in the 1200 block of North Bowman Avenue.

Vermilion County


Criminal trespassing to vehicle in the unit block of Prairie, Bismarck.

Theft in the 21000 block of County Road 170N, Ridge Farm.

Theft in the 400 block of Michigan, Westville.

Domestic dispute in the 6000 block of County Road 2150N, Fithian.

Unlawful use of a weapon and disorderly conduct in the 2700 block of County Road 5975E, Potomac.

Criminal trespassing to a residence in the 100 block of Boen, Alvin.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Tuesday, 8:18 p.m. – At Illinois Route 119 and County Road 1800E, South Ross Township, involving David E. Murphy, 47, of the 19500 block of Henning Road, Danville. Murphy was cited for improper lane usage, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving under the influence.

Wednesday, 2:54 p.m. – At Bowman Avenue and Myers Street, involving Lori A. Wells, 37, of the 1100 block of North Bowman Avenue, Danville, and Raymond R. Bertlett, 28, of Washington, Ill. Wells was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and no proof of insurance.

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