The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

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February 15, 2013

Police, fire calls

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



Retail theft of an item costing $11.42 from Dollar General, 1405 N. Bowman Ave.

Battery in the 600 block of Dearborn Street.

Burglary to a vehicle in the 600 block of South Buchanan Street.

Theft of mail in the unit block of West Liberty Lane.


Domestic battery in the 400 block of North Beard Street.

Criminal damage to a vehicle off 1735 East Road.

Danville male arrested in connection with aggravated domestic battery in the 500 block of Collett Street.

Danville female arrested in connection with retail theft at Sears, 2917 N. Vermilion St.

Theft in the unit block of Highland Shore.

Domestic batty in the 400 block of Palomino Drive.


Male arrested in connection with domestic battery in the 1000 block of Chicago Avenue.

Vermilion County


Residential burglary in the 1300 block of King Street in Tilton.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Thursday, 3:26 p.m.At Jackson and Seminary streets involving Lola Jean Craft, 84, of the 400 block of South Forrest Street, and Tammy J. McCarty, 54, of Oakwood. Craft was ticketed for failure to yield at an intersection.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Thursday, 8:02-8:08 a.m.Medical call in the unit block of North Vermilion Street.

Thursday, 2:04-2:16 p.m.Medical call in the 100 block of East North Street.

Thursday, 2:33-2:42 p.m.Medical call in the 200 block of Avenue C.

Thursday, 3:44-3:57 p.m.Carbon monoxide call in the 900 block of North Jackson Street.

Thursday, 4:30-5:27 p.m.Electrical smell in the unit block of North Gilbert Street.

Thursday, 5:28-5:46 p.m.Medical call in the 1000 block of Summit Street.

Thursday, 7-7:18 p.m.Medical call in the 1300 block of West Williams Street.

Thursday, 7:35-8 p.m.Medical call in the 1200 block of International Drive.

Thursday, 8:16-8:31 p.m.Medical call in the 300 block of Elmwood Drive.

Thursday, 8:54-10 p.m.Gas leak in the 900 block o f Moore Street.

Thursday, 11:22-11:37 p.m.Medical call in the 1200 block of Saratoga Street.

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