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April 1, 2013

Police, Fire Reports



Property damage in the 600 block of South Main Street, Georgetown.

A woman arrested on two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor in the 700 block of Mill Road, Georgetown.

Domestic battery in the 700 block of North State Street, Westville.

A man arrested for aggravated battery in the first block of Parkview Court, Hoopeston.


Theft from a vehicle in the 2500 block of Georgetown Road.

Property damage in the 300 block of South F Street, Tilton.

Trespassing and property damage in the 700 block of North State Street, Westville.

Property damage in the 400 block of Pinto Drive.


Attempted burglary in the first block of Donna Drive, Oakwood.

Attempted theft at Sidell Grocery, Sidell.

Domestic dispute in the first block of Mauck Lane.

Theft at County Market, Tilton.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Friday, 7:56 p.m. At Little Cesear’s, 2715 N. Vermilion St., involving Shannon Whorrall, 27, of the 100 block of Elmwood Avenue, and Donna Hood, 44, of Danville. Whorrall was cited for failure to report an accident.

Saturday, 4:18 p.m. At North Vermilion Street and Roselawn Avenue involving Melinda Reed, 41, of the first block of Michigan Avenue, and Tracy Taylor, 44, of Danville. Reed was cited for improper lane usage and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Saturday, 11:10-11:34 a.m. A good intent call to 623 E. Voorhees St.

Saturday, 12:08-12:12 p.m. An accidental alarm at 35 Maywood Drive.

Saturday, 6:07-6:18 p.m. A medical  call in the first block of Quincy Street.

Saturday, 9:11-9:23 p.m. A Dumpster fire at Wakley Street and Campbell Lane.

Sunday, 12:10-12:23 a.m. A medical call in the first block of East Harrison Street.

Sunday, 1:26-1:29 a.m. A cancelled call to Koehn Drive.

Sunday, 4:53-5:07 a.m. A medical call along Bremer Street.

Sunday, 9:19-9:44 a.m. A medical call in the 600 block of Buchanan Street.

Sunday, 11:41 p.m.-12:15 a.m. A vehicle struck a gas meter between 920 and 922 Hubbard Lane.

Sunday, 12:21-12:40 a.m. A medical call in the 900 block of Belton Avenue.

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