Incidents reported to the police include:



Burglary/theft in the 900 block of Cleveland Street. A miter table saw worth $350 was taken.


Battery in the unit block of North Vermilion Street.

Residential burglary in the 1000 block of Giddings Street.

Theft in the 1100 block of Sherman Street.

Possible arson in the 900 block of North Bowman Avenue.

Aggravated battery and unlawful use of a weapon in the 900 block of Hazel Street.

Criminal damage in the 500 block of Newell Street.

Disorderly conduct at South and Buchanan streets.

Disorderly conduct in the 500 block of Commercial Street.

Vermilion County


Theft in the 1800 block of King Street, Tilton.

Burglary in the 400 block of East Honeywell, Hoopeston.

Accidents involving tickets or injuries include:

Thursday, 5:15 p.m. – At Third Street and Seminary Avenue, Hoopeston, involving Zachary Carter, 26, of Patterson, Ga., Joshua Johnson, 23, of Hoopeston, and Jessica Brown, 33, of Hoopeston. Carter was cited for disobeying a yield sign, and Brown was cited for no proof of insurance. No injuries were reported.

Crime Stoppers pays rewards up to $1,000 for information on felony crimes or fugitives in the Vermilion County area. The Crime Stoppers can be reached at 446-TIPS or an anonymous e-mail left at