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October 7, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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



Theft in the f1300 block of West Williams Street.

Disorderly conduct in the 1200 block of Robinson Street.


Theft in the 400 block of Park Avenue.

Theft in the first block of South Alexander Street.

Disorderly conduct in the first block of South Bismark Street.

Burglary in the 3100 block of East Voorhees Street.

Theft in the 500 block of Sheridan Street.


A man arrested for possession of a controlled substance and DUI in the 1800 block of North Bowman Avenue.

Sexual assault reported in the 700 block of North Oak Street.

Theft in the first block of South Virginia Avenue.

Theft in the 200 block of North Collett Street.

Theft in the 1800 block of North Vermilion Street.

Burglary at Millikin Cleaners, 605 N. Vermilion St.

Burglary at Dairy Queen, 2711 N. Vermilion St.

Burglary at Danville Industrial Supply, 1260 N. Michigan Ave.

Burglary at Firehouse Restaurant, 610 E. Main St.

Shots fired near Williams and Butler streets.


A man arrested for domestic battery in the first block of Tillman Avenue.

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Domestic battery in the first block of East Forrest Street.

A man arrested for domestic battery in the 400 block of Honeywell Street, Hoopeston.


Domestic dispute in the 15800 block of Perrysville Road.

Theft from a  vehicle in the 300 block of North State Street, Potomac.

Disorderly conduct along County Road 2800N, Potomac.

A man arrested for battery in the 200 block of West Third Street, Rankin.

Burglary in the 100 block of Arlington Drive.

Theft in the 300 block of Brentwood Street, Tilton.

Domestic dispute in the 12000 block of U.S. Route 150.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Saturday, 11:14 a.m. — At Illinois Route 1 and Lyons Road involving Bonnie Switzer, 55, of Paris, and Shannon Miller, 30, of Georgetown. Switzer was cited for improper lane usage.

Saturday, 11:56 a.m. — At Williams and North Vermilion streets involving Georgella Blanden, 72, of the 1000 block of North Oak Street, and Ora Wilburn Sr., 69, of Danville. Blanden was cited for failure to yield.

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