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Local News

April 4, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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

Danville

Monday:

Disorderly conduct in the 1700 block of West Williams Street.

Tuesday:

Vehicle burglary in the 100 block of Robinson Street.

Wednesday:

Aggravated battery in the 500 block of Grant Street.

Home invasion in the 600 block of Grant Street.

Property damage in the 100 block of Sager Street.

Stolen vehicle in the first block of Park Street.

Armed robbery in the 1800 block of North Vermilion Street.

Trespassing and disorderly conduct in the 1000 block of Clarence Street.

Property damage and vehicle burglary in the 500 block of South Bowman Avenue.

Possession of cannabis in the 900 block of North Vermilion Street.

Battery in the 100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.

Vehicle damaged in the 900 block of Garfield Place.

Disorderly conduct in the 900 block of Jackson Street.

Forgery in the first block of Griggs Court.

Vermilion County

Tuesday:

Theft in the 3400 block of Illinois Route 9, Rankin.

Wednesday:

Disorderly conduct along County Road 2820N, Alvin.

Disorderly conduct in the 1700 block of North Main Street, Georgetown.

Trespassing in the first block of Penz Drive, Oakwood.

A man arrested for battery in the 300 block of Western Avenue.

Thursday:

Domestic dispute in the 100 block of Mauck Lane.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Monday, 11:33 a.m. On Bowman Avenue near Griggs Court involving Abbie Tucker, 21, of the 1000 block of North Vermilion Street, and Steven Whaley, 29, of Sidell. Tucker was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident while Whaley was cited for driving without insurance.

Tuesday, 7:06 p.m. At Lake Forrest Apartments, 2320 N. Vermilion St. involving Eric Miller, 54, of the 2300 block of North Vermilion Street. He was arrested for DUI.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Wednesday, 8:39-9:02 a.m. A carbon monoxide investigation at 728 Perrysville Road.

Wednesday, 10:47-10:58 a.m. A garbage can fire in the 700 block of Robinson Street.

Wednesday, 1:28-1:39 p.m. An alarm malfunction at 8 W. Raymond St.

Wednesday, 1:40-2:14 p.m. An accident with injuries and extrication at East Main Street and Lynch Road.

Wednesday, 1:52-2:05 p.m. A medical call in the 100 block of East Seminary Street.

Wednesday, 9:38-9:57 p.m. A medical call with no patient found in the 900 block of Wakley Drive.

Thursday, 12:08-12:18 a.m. A medical call in the first block of Morin Avenue.

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