Police blotter from July 25, 26

Published 8:40 am Friday, July 28, 2017

Editor’s note: Taken from the Danville 911 records, the Police Blotter represents a history of the initial calls and the information used by the dispatcher to send officers to investigate complaints. It is not necessarily an indication of what the officer found upon arrival at the scene, or of how police may have dealt with the complaint.


12:25 a.m., shots were heard in the area of railroad tracks near Maple Avenue.

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4:29 a.m., caller is reporting that the resident heard a car door and feels someone may have been in the home while she was asleep.

7:59 a.m., report of criminal mischief to a residence on Old Shakertown Road; this is the ninth time in six weeks.

9 a.m., caller on Linietta Drive in Junction City is reporting a possible scam; subject called back insisting on immediate responses.

9:27 a.m., call came into the chief’s phone about a family dispute; arrest made on Mitchell Street in Junction City.

11:37 a.m., there is a mattress on the bypass near Lebanon Road and it’s causing a traffic hazard.

11:45 a.m., officers are to be watching for a subject driving a black pickup truck who stole a plastic water tank in Garrard County over the weekend.

11:49 a.m., caller is requesting an officer meet with her at Grant Street residence to assist in delivering paperwork about dogs at that location.

1:32 p.m., caller on Jefferson Avenue said papers thrown out of a vehicle appear to be suicidal in nature.

2:06 p.m., possible domestic altercation in progress on U.S. 150 where a female driver of a Jeep appears to be trying to run over a male who is walking.

3:52 p.m., a house was broken into sometime since this morning on Russell Street and several items and money are missing.

4:34 p.m., grass fire on the side of Goggin Lane at Winterhawk Road; assistance given.

4:40 p.m., two suspicious subjects in a white pickup truck have pulled up to an abandoned house on Adams Street.

5:57 p.m., two children who appear to be about 5 and 7 are alone in a car parked at Kroger; gone upon officer’s arrival.

6:33 p.m., a female who may be under the influence is shoplifting at Walmart; 6:39 p.m., officer out with the subject who was fleeing from Walmart; arrest made.

7:09 p.m., a female is stuck in the elevator on the fourth floor of the parking garage; 7:19 p.m., assistance given; subject is out of the elevator, which was placed out of service.

7:14 p.m., caller wants to speak to an officer about his concerns of his girlfriend’s son damaging property and assaulting her.

8:46 p.m., vehicle stop at the railroad crossing on West Shelby Street in Junction City; Civil War memorabilia inside vehicle that may be from a Perryville burglary.

10:41 p.m., physical domestic altercation just occurred at Shortline Road residence in Perryville: a male is under the influence and has a BB gun on the front porch; arrest made.

11:41 p.m., a white powder substance has been found on the caller’s back door on White Oak Road.


12:11 a.m., there is a disturbance between two residents on North First Street; trouble settled.

2:46 a.m., the bed of a truck is on fire on Shakertown Road; assistance given.

6:40 a.m., a male is at the police department to turn himself in on warrants.

7:21 a.m., caller wants to pass on information about the suspects from the Walmart thefts.

8:09 a.m., subjects have set up a camp near the water pickup at the dead end of Clifton Road; Sheriff’s Office will check it out when on patrol.

9:41 a.m., officer was flagged down and notified about a dog running loose in the Baughman Avenue area; animal control notified.

10:39 a.m., officer has been requested to check on the welfare of a female on Lebanon Road who is claiming to be walking to Lexington; female is OK and is waiting for a ride that won’t be there until later in the day.

10:45 a.m., a physical altercation just occurred between employees of different contractors at the site of Cattleman’s Steak House construction on the bypass.

11:18 a.m., there is blood on the sidewalk in front of house on Secretariat Drive; the house alarm had gone off overnight.

11:30 a.m., caller from Saddle Ridge Circle is reporting possible harassment by a scam company.

11:34 a.m., a stove is on fire at Northtown Apartments on Hustonville Road.

1:48 p.m., there is a JB Hunt truck unable to make the turn from Fitzpatrick Street or back up.

2:22 p.m., arrest made while removing a person from the property in Junction City.

2:37 p.m., horses are in the road on Lancaster Road.

2:57 p.m., two unknown people are camping at caller’s boat dock; neighbor told her they had left; Sheriff’s Office left a note on the tent, but was unable to locate anyone.

3:19 p.m., a panhandler is walking out into traffic near Kroger when the stop light turns red; 3:34 p.m., another complaint came into police department about pandhandler. 

3:21 p.m., caller is requesting to speak to a supervisor in reference of a complaint of how a situation was handled earlier today at the Cattleman’s Steak House construction site.

3:32 p.m., request from Jessamine County to attempt to locate a stolen boat trailer that may be on White Oak Road; tow company notified.

3:40 p.m., a male is begging for money in the parking lot near Planet Fitness; unable to locate subject.

4:32 p.m., a stove is on fire on Locust Street; pizza boxes were left in the oven.

5:46 p.m., a truck is on fire at the parking garage.

5:59 p.m., a suspicious and unoccupied red truck has been left in the middle of J.E. Woods Drive; wife has arrived on scene with the key.

7:03 p.m., a physical domestic altercation just occurred at East Grubbs Lane; male is under the influence and left in a black pickup truck; Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office notified that driver may be en route to the Moreland area.

7:48 p.m., caller from Count Fleet Circle said a helicopter appears to be in distress; it headed north about two minutes ago.

8:45 p.m., caller said a blue car ran the red light at Maple and Lexington avenues and ran a vehicle off the road; unable to locate subject.

9 p.m., caller is requesting contact with the Boyle County Fire Department captain in reference to illegal use of lights and sirens on a truck; message given to the chief.

9:09 p.m., a physical domestic altercation may be in progress at High Street residence.

9:29 p.m., caller wants to speak to someone about a tip of a Walmart suspect; caller stated she didn’t want to be recorded and hung up.

9:35 p.m., caller heard several gun shots and a vehicle leave heading toward Gwinn Island from address on Shakertown Road.

9:50 p.m., possible trespassers are on Clifton Road in a white car and champagne colored truck; they may have stolen money from a drop box on the dock and are living in a tent; both suspect vehicle stopped.

11:12 p.m., vehicle stop at Fifth and Main streets; arrest made.

11:32 p.m., officer out with an elderly male dragging a suitcase on Hustonville Road; assistance given.