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Local News

May 6, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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



Domestic battery in the first block of Oregon Avenue.


Disorderly conduct at Tennessee Avenue and Nevada Street.

Fuel stolen at the Mobil Super Pantry, 1212 N. Bowman Ave.

Property damage in the 900 block of Moore Street.

Domestic battery in the 300 block of Lynch Drive.

Domestic battery and assault in the 1000 block of Fera Street.

Domestic battery and assault in the 900 block of Hillside Drive.


A man arrested for disorderly conduct in the 1000 block of Oak Street.

A man arrested for disorderly conduct in the first block of South Beard Street.

Domestic battery in the 400 block of Brunswick Lane.

Battery and robbery reported in at room at the Candle-Lite Motel, 3626 N. Vermilion St.

Theft in the 1400 block of North Bowman Avenue.

Disorderly conduct reported in the 100 block of East Seminary Street.

A man arrested for possession of a controlled substance at Provena United Samaritans Medical Center, 812 N. Logan Ave.


Two men and a woman arrested for aggravated unlawful use of a weapon at Bowman Avenue and Cleveland Street. One man and the woman also were charged with not having a firearm owner’s identification.

Vermilion County


Theft along County Road 3400N, Potomac.

Theft in the 100 block of Chicago Street, Alvin.


Theft from a vehicle along County Road 1700E.

A man arrested for obstructing justice at Greenview Cemetery, Fairmount.

Domestic dispute in the 24800 block of First Street, Collison.


A man arrested for possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia at Jefferson and Moore streets, Tilton.

Battery along County Road 600E, Fairmount.

A man arrested for possession of a stolen firearm at Illinois Route 1 and Maplewood Drive.

A woman arrested for domestic battery, fleeing and eluding police, resisting arrest and obstructing justice in the 400 block o f Whittier Street, Georgetown.

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