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February 4, 2013

Police, Fire Reports




Retail theft in the 500 block of North Oakwood Street, Oakwood.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Wednesday, 5:17 p.m. At Illinois Route 1 and County Road 980N involving Phillip Rife, 61, of the 700 block of Florida Avenue, and Joshua Waite, 28, of Lodi, Ind. Rife was cited for failure to yield.

Thursday, 5:32 p.m. In the 2700 block of Georgetown Road involving Theron Pettus, 58, of Westville, and Shawn Burnett, 37, of St. Joseph. Pettus was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and improper lane usage.

Friday, 9:50 a.m. At North Vermilion Street and Liberty Lane involving Dustin Simpson, 27, of the 15200 block of Short Road, and John Watrous, 53, of Rossville. Simpson was cited for failure to yield.

Friday, 2:56 p.m. At East Main Street and Bowman Avenue involving James Rademacher, 44, of Georgetown, and Marcia Clutter, 59, of Rossville. Rademacher was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Saturday, 3:56-4:27 p.m. A burning smell in a residence at 322 N. Robinson St.

Saturday, 5:15-5:31 p.m. A medical call in the 500 block of North Collett Street.

Saturday, 6:04-6:28 p.m. A medical call in the 100 block of Warrington Avenue.

Saturday, 10:08-10:13 p.m. A medical call in the 800 block of West Columbia Street.

Sunday, 2:37-2:53 a.m. A medical call in the 1500 block of North Walnut Street.

Sunday, 10:15-10:25 a.m. A medical call in the 1000 block of Chandler Street.

Sunday, 2:09-2:30 p.m. Burned food in an oven t 1106 Moore St.

Sunday, 6:42-6:57 p.m. A medical call in the 1200 block of Holiday Drive.

Sunday, 7:52-7:57 p.m. A medical call in the 900 block of Oak Street.

Sunday, 10:29-10:47 p.m. A medical call in the first block of Tillman Street.

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