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April 30, 2014

Police, Fire Reports

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



A man arrested for domestic battery in the 500 block of North Griffin Street.

Vehicle burglary in the first block of East Main Street.

Assault and impersonating an officer reported in the 600 block of North Hazel Street.

Theft in the 200 block of Lindenwood Drive.

Deceptive practice reported in the 700 block of Grant Street.

$45 in gas stolen at the Circle K, 121 S. Gilbert St.

Disorderly conduct in the 1200 block of Garden Drive.

Property damage in the 1800 block of East Voorhees Street.

Domestic battery in the 300 block of Bradley Lane.

Theft in the 2300 block of North Vermilion Street.


Domestic battery in the 600 block of Highland Boulevard.

Vermilion County


Property damage in the 300  block of Martin Court, Catlin.


A man arrested at East Washington and South Market streets, Rossville, for criminal damage to property aggravated assault and communicating with a witness.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Saturday, 11:34 a.m. — In the 1900 block of Georgetown Road, Tilton, involving Tyler Masulis, 22, of the 700 block of Wayne Street, and Kenneth Allison, 62, of Danville. Masulis was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Monday, 4:21 p.m. — At Harmon Street and Shadowlawn Place involving Billie Miles, 37, of the first block of East Roselawn Avenue, and Andrew Sentelle, 27, of Danville. Miles was cited for failure to yield.

Tuesday, 7:47 a.m. — At South Gilbert and Second streets involving Aaron Weaver, 16, of Tilton, and Lauren Tetzloff, 23, of Georgetown. Weaver was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Tuesday, 10:07 a.m. — At North Vermilion and Fairchild streets involving Melvin Denhart, 76, of Tilton, and Twila Lookingbill, 68, of Champaign. Denhart was cited for improper lane usage.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Tuesday, 9:12-9:25 a.m. — A medical call in the 600 block of English Street.,

Tuesday, 11:28-11:43 a.m. — A medical call in the 800 block of Blue Ridge Drive.

Tuesday, 11:33 a.m.-12:27 p.m. — A chimney fire at 30 Bismark Street.

Tuesday, 2:24-2:37 p.m. — A leaf fire in the 500 block of Sherman Street.

Tuesday, 3:05-3:16 p.m. — A medical call in the 1500 block of Chandler Street.

Tuesday, 11:16-11:32 p.m. — An outdoor recreational fire at 4 Nicklas St.

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