The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

April 30, 2014

Police Reports


The Commercial-News

---- — Incidents reported to police include:

Danville

Sunday:

Domestic battery in the 900 block of Wakley Drive.

Theft in the 900 block of Redden Court.

Retail theft at Dollar General, 100 N. Griffin St.

Monday:

Possession of drug paraphernalia at Indiana Avenue and Cannon Street.

Property damage in the 1600 block of Beechwood Street.

Trespassing and property damage in the 900 block of Moore Street.

Identity theft in the 200 block of South State Street.

Attempted deceptive practice in the 1600 block of Grant Street.

Theft of a firearm in the 1000 block of North Grant Street.

Property damage in the 500 block of Townsend Street.

Domestic battery in the 100 block of Pine Street.

Theft in the 900 block of Chandler Street.

Aggravated battery in the first block of South Buchanan Street.

Deceptive practice in the 400 block of Harmon Street.

Retail theft at County Market, 2 E. Main St.

Tuesday:

Possession of cannabis at Bowman Avenue and Wayne Street.

Home repair fraud reported in the 1000 block of Texas Avenue.

Trespassing reported at Fair Oaks Housing Complex, 1607 Clyman Lane.

Vermilion County

Friday:

Theft along County Road 680E, Fithian.

Saturday:

A woman arrested for criminal damage to property and obstructing justice in the 200 block of North Scott Street, Oakwood.

Theft in the first block of Julianna Drive.

Domestic dispute in the 4500 block of Illinois Route 1, Ridge Farm.

Theft in the 2200 block of South State Street, Westville.

Domestic battery in the 400 block of North Oakwood Street, Oakwood.

A man arrested for vehicle theft in the 800 block of East Washington Street, Hoopeston.

Property damage in the 200 block of West Fifth Street, Tilton.

Sunday:

A woman arrested for battery at Westville Park, Westville.

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

A woman arrested for domestic battery in the 200 block of North Market Street, Hoopeston.

Monday:

Aggravated battery at Seventh and Park streets, Georgetown.

Tuesday:

A man arrested for disorderly conduct and criminal trespassing at the Black Bear Inn, 1902 W. Williams St.

Burglary in the 300 block of North Gray Street, Sidell.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Thursday, 10:42 a.m. — At Moore and Deerwood streets involving Fannie Grant, 59, of the 1000 block of Moore Street. She was cited for improper backing.

Thursday, 2:26 p.m. — At North and Main streets, Hillery, involving Manuel Griton, 74, of the 200 block of North Vermilion Street, and Robert Gnaden, 57, of Danville. Griton was cited for failure to yield.

Friday, 8:15 a.m. — At North Gilbert and Fairchild streets involving Richard Kopitas, 55, of Creston, and Sharon Walker, 72, of Georgetown. Kopitas was cited for making an improper turn.

Friday, 11 a.m. — At 319 N. Vermilion St. involving John Bode, 61, of Champaign. He was cited for failure to report an accident and failure to give information following an accident.

Friday, 11:29 p.m. — At Illinois Route 1 and Main Street, Westville, involving Nicole Miller, 30, of the 400 block of Palomino Drive, and Mark Crook, 60, of Georgetown. Miller was arrested for DUI.

Saturday, 4:34 p.m. — At Voorhees Street and Saratoga Avenue involving Kelsey Ozier, 22, of the 1000 block of Campbell Lane, and John Way, 49, of Danville. Ozier was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving without insurance.

Saturday, 7:53 p.m. — In the 100 block of North Bowman Avenue involving Christopher Johnson, 24, of Oakwood. He was arrested for DUI.

Sunday, 2:28 p.m. — At Seminary and Kimber streets involving Bethany Casey, 31, of the first block of Beard Street, and Juanita Smalls, 65, of the 600 block of Plum Street. Casey was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident while Smalls was cited for driving with expired registration.

Crime Stoppers pays rewards up to $1,000 for information on felony crimes or fugitives in the VermilionCounty area. The Crime Stoppers can be reached at 446-TIPS or an anonymous e-mail left at www.vccrimestoppers.org.