The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Local News

February 18, 2013

Police, fire roundup

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

Incidents reported to police include:

Danville

Friday:

Theft of medication from the first block of Blue Star Highway.

Burglary at Wal-Mart, 1401 N. Vermilion St.; a phone was taken.

Saturday:

Battery/disorderly conduct in the 600 block of North Vermilion Street; a woman was arrested.

Criminal trespass/obstructing a police officer in the 100 block of North Vermilion Street; a man was arrested.

Theft of a boy’s motocross bicycle in the first block of Elizabeth Street.

Burglary at Wal-Mart, 1401 N. Vermilion St.; a children’s tablet was taken.

Violation of bail bond/criminal trespass in the 100 block of North Vermilion Street; a man was arrested.

Sunday:

Battery/possession of cannabis at Dale’s Place, 1217 E. Fairchild St.; three men were arrested.

Domestic battery in the 1000 block of North Grant.

Theft of money at Cab Chix, 523 E. Main St.

Theft/burglary at Dollar General, 100 N. Griffin St.; two men arrested.

Theft of services in the 700 block of South; a man was arrested.

Broken window in the 200 block of West English.

Unlawful use of a weapon at the 610 Tap; a man was arrested.

Possession of cannabis at Main and Beard streets; a man was arrested.

Aggravated battery/criminal damage at Main and Kentucky streets; a man was arrested.

Monday:

Criminal trespass at Wakely and Clyman; a man was arrested.

Theft of a 1996 green Pontiac Bonneville from the 1200 block of Clarence.

Criminal trespass in the 1600 block of Edgewood; a man was given a notice to appear.

Vermilion County

Friday:

Domestic battery in the 25000 block of Riverside Court, Danville.

Criminal damage in the 600 block of North Main Street, Georgetown.

Saturday:

Domestic battery in the 800 block of East Seminary, Hoopeston; a man was arrested.

Sunday:

Theft in the 400 block of West Seventh, Georgetown.

Criminal damage in the 200 block of North Gray, Sidell.

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