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Local News

May 2, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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



A lawnmower stolen in the 200 block of Chester Street.


Theft in the 500 block of North Gilbert Street.

Disorderly conduct and property damage at Buchanan and Main streets.

$5 in fuel stolen at the Circle K, 401 W. main St.


Violation of the credit card act in the 400 block of Palomino Drive.

A man arrested for domestic battery in the 1200 block of Chandler Street.

A man arrested for battery in the 100 block of Nicklas Street.

Burglary in the 1200 block of Garden Drive.


A man arrested for domestic battery in the 100 block of West Davis Street.

Discharge of a firearm reported in the 1200 block of Garden Drive.

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Medication stolen in the 1100 block of Oakwood Avenue.

Theft in the 200 block of Illinois Street, Westville.


Domestic dispute in the 3300 block of Lincoln Street, Armstrong.

Property damage in the first block of Juliana Street.

Trespassing and property damage along County Road 2100N, Oakwood.

Vehicle burglary in the 7100 bock of Walnut Street, Collison.

A man arrested for obstructing justice at Grape Creek Road and Perrysville Road.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Wednesday, 5:16 p.m. In the 2200 block of Denmark Road involving Lawrence Wilson, 59, of the 3100 block of Golf Trrace, and Catherine Keister, 50, of Danville. Wilson was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Wednesday, 2:59-3:09 p.m. An illegal burning at 315 Chandler St.

Wednesday, 3:22-3:39 p.m. A false alarm at Veterans Affairs Illiana Health Care System, 1900 E. Main St.

Wednesday, 5:04-5:19 p.m. An unknown outdoor fire reported at 18 McVey St.

Wednesday, 7:24-7:36 p.m. An unknown outdoor fire reported in the 200 block of Tennessee Avenue.

Wednesday, 8:06-8:20 p.m. A leaf fire at 820 N. Griffin St.

Wednesday, 9:25-9:48 p.m. A medical call in the 600 block of Bryan Avenue.

Wednesday, 11:07-11:21 p.m. A medical call in the 200 block of Prairie Street.

Thursday, 2:30-2:43 a.m. A medical call in the 1000 block of Koehn Drive.

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