The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

August 19, 2013

Police, Fire Reports


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



Trespassing and disorderly conduct in the 900 block of Shasta Drive.


Property damage at Virginia Avenue and Utah Avenue.

Retail theft in the 3500 block of North Vermilion Street.

Property damage in the 100 block of West Davis Street.

Battery in the 200 block of North Hazel Street.

A man arrested for possession of a controlled substance at Griffin Street and Knox Drive.

Burglary in the 500 block of North Griffin Street.


Home invasion in the 1300 block of North Gilbert Street.

Disorderly conduct in the 1200 block of North Bowman Avenue.

A man arrested for aggravated battery of an officer, theft, criminal trespassing, criminal damage to property, possession of drug paraphernalia and two counts of resisting arrest in the 500 block of Meade Street.

Property damage and trespassing in the 200 block of Dodge Avenue.

Battery in the 300 block of East Liberty Lane.


Deceptive practice at County Market, 2 E. Main St.

Burglary in the 700 block of North Gilbert Street.

Vermilion County


Theft at Casey’s General Store, Georgetown.

Trespassing in the first block of East Pilot Street, Ridge Farm.

Vehicle theft in the 18500 block of Poland Road.


Aggravated domestic battery in the 6000 block of Illinois Route 1, Georgetown.

Armed robbery in the 500 block of North Oakwood Avenue.

Property damage in the 100 block of West Main Street, Westville.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Saturday, 11:25-11:45 a.m. — A medical call in the 1100 block of North Griffin Street.\

Saturday, 8:48-9:02 p.m. — Burned food at Veterans Affairs Illiana Health Care System, 1900 E. Main St.

Saturday, 9:05-9:18 p.m. — A medical call in the 400 block of Swisher Street.

Saturday, 11:37-11:48 p.m. — An illegal burn at 308 Franklin St.

Sunday, 8:31-8:49 a.m. — A car fire at 502 Elwood Drive.

Sunday, 9:50-10:05 a.m. — A medical call at 383 Lynch Road.

Sunday, 3:44-3:51 p.m. — A medical call in the 500 block of Chandler Street.

Sunday, 6:13:6:22 p.m. — A car fire at 401 W. Main St.

Sunday, 8:21-8:36 p.m. — An investigation at 820 N. Griffin St.

Sunday, 8:23-8:36 p.m. — An investigation at Crestview Avenue and Timberline Drive.

Sunday, 8:46-9:08 p.m. — A traffic accident at Griffin and Seminary streets.

Sunday, 10:09-10:37 p.m. — A stove fire at 2211 Smith St.

Monday, 1:58-2:35 a.m. — A porch fire at 1202 Martin St.

Monday, 2:31-5:25 a.m. — A structure fire at 1116 Martin St.

Monday, 3:22-3:36 a.m. — A private alarm at 3600 Southgate Drive.