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September 11, 2013

Police, Fire Reports

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



Disorderly conduct in the first block of Nicklas Street.

Disorderly conduct in the 1500 block of Crestview Avenue.

Property damage and theft in the 200 block of Tennessee Avenue.


Property damage in the first block of Morin Avenue.

Property damage in the 2000 block of East Main Street.


A man arrested for domestic battery in the 700 block of Oak Street.

A woman arrested for criminal trespassing and criminal damage to property in the 900 block of Hillside Drive.

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Trespassing in the 15500 block of Illinois Road.

A man arrested for battery and disorderly conduct in the 500 block of North Main Street, Fithian.

Property damage along County Road 350N, Indianola.

Disorderly conduct in the 1700 block of Murray Clark Road.


A man arrested for communicating with a witness in the 400 block of East Penn Street, Hoopeston.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Sunday, 3:29 p.m. — At 322 N. Gilbert St. involving Jo McMahon, 64, of the first block of Iowa Avenue, and Tracy Grant, 30, of Danville. McMahon was cited for driving without insurance.

Sunday, 6:20 p.m. — At East Voorhees and North Vermilion streets involving Jenna Creed, 17, of rural Danville, and David Cornelius, 65, of Danville. Creed was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Firefighters responded to the following calls:

Tuesday, 7:51-8:10 a.m. — Overheated food at 1210 Giddings St.

Tuesday, 8:56-11:08 a.m. — A gas odor at 913 Forrest Street.

Tuesday, 8:41-8:51 p.m. — A medical call in the 700 block of Sherman Street.

Wednesday, 1:49-1:54 a.m. — A medical call in the 800 block of Sheridan Street.

Wednesday, 2:13-2:18 a.m. — A medical call in the 900 block of Redden Court.

Wednesday, 2:43-5 a.m. — A house fire at 2605 Cannon St.

Wednesday, 3:50-4:01 a.m. — A medical call in the 1300 block of Franklin Street.

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