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April 23, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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



Burglary and property damage in the first block of Tennessee Avenue.


Battery in the 100 block of Tennessee Avenue.

Dog stolen in the first block of North Collett Street.

Property damage in the first block of North Jefferson Street.


A man arrested for obstructing justice and on a warrant in the 600 bloc k of Sherman Street.

Disorderly conduct in the 400 block of East Williams Street.

Burglary in the 1000 block of Koehn Drive.

Property damage in the 900 block of Wakley Drive.

Property damage in the 300 block of South Griffin Street.

A woman arrested for disorderly conduct in the 1300 block of East Voorhees Street.

Domestic battery in the 1600 block of Edgewood Drive.

Disorderly conduct in the 1200 block of Garden Drive.

Burglary in the 500 block of North Bowman Avenue.

Property damage in the 100 block of North Vermilion Street.

Burglary and property damage at Danville Bar and Grill, 1827 E. main St.

Property damage and theft at Vermilion TransModal, 323 E. Main St.

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Domestic dispute in the 400 block of South Main Street, Rankin.

A man and a woman arrested for criminal damage to property and mob action in the 300 block of Pine Street, Georgetown.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Friday, 11:49 a.m. At Bismarck Road and County Road 1600E involving Stephanie Royce, 16, of Bismarck, and Stacey Fox, 39, of Alvin. Royce as cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Friday, 2:11 p.m. At Illinois Route 1 and County Road 2650N involving Brock Shore, 37, of Hoopeston, and Molly Goodwin, 32, of Danville. Shore was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Saturday, 11:21 p.m. At 1022 N. Logan Ave. involving Chris Tooley, 29, of the 400 block of Park Street. Tooley was cited for leaving the scene of an accident and texting while driving.

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    DANVILLE — City police investigated reports of a shooting in the 1000 block of Moore Street about 6:30 p.m.

    Preliminary reports had as many as three people with gunshot wounds. Ambulances were called to assist two of the people with wounds to the leg and one with a chest wound.

    The investigation continued Friday evening.

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  • Fire Calls Firefighters responded to the following calls: Wednesday, 10:18-10:39 a.m. -- A false alarm at 1900 E. Main St. Wednesday, 12:02-12:14 p.m. -- A medical call in the 100 block of South Gilbert Street. Wednesday, 7:55-8:02 p.m. -- A medical call

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