Police blotter from Feb. 2, 3, 4

Published 8:52 am Wednesday, February 7, 2018

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.


12:24 a.m., a female who sounds under the influence said she was assaulted by her ex-husband; she refused EMS; caller advised the subjects were in the outbuilding and she was inside the house.

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12:32 a.m., a blue SUV with no brake lights is on Fourth Street heading south and is weaving all over the road and is in the wrong lane; traffic stop on Garland Road; license plate was registered to a missing person; 1:58 a.m., family contacted.

3:48 p.m., caller at Long Run Community Apartments said a passenger in a white vehicle brandished a pistol and fired a shot; vehicle left the scene heading toward Main Street.

7:47 a.m., a vehicle has struck a light pole at Fourth and Main streets; injury accident.

8:50 a.m., officer is picking up a chain saw that is in the middle of the road at Citation Drive and Whirl-a-Way Drive; a male approached the officer and claimed the chain saw.

9:07 a.m, caller has run out of gas and pulled into a driveway on Lexington Road; assistance given.

9:13 a.m, a 3-year-old child has been found wandering alone on Holladay Drive; child is now back with parents.

11:54 a.m., a juvenile male shoplifter is in custody at Walmart.

12:30 p.m., possible injury, single vehicle accident on Ky. 2168; vehicle is in the drainage ditch.

12:42 p.m., a fire is in a machine in the back of Meggitt Aircraft building on Corporate Drive; 12:55 p.m., fire is under control.

2:11 p.m., caller is attempting to sell an item and received a check in the mail for more than the amount; it may be a scam.

2:29 p.m., a male appears to be passed out in a red car parked at Dollar General Store on Hustonville Road and a female passenger appears to be under the influence of narcotics; arrest made.

2:46 p.m., citizen is at police department in reference to possible child abuse.

3:20 p.m., three people are trying to catch a dog on the side of U.S. 150 outside of Perryville; no action taken.

4:05 p.m., a dog is running loose and barking at people on High Street.

4:26 p.m., a customer at a store on Henry Street has found a small plastic bag containing a white powder in the store.

5:35 p.m., Centre College public safety is receiving multiple reports of a male in a gold car is driving around campus yelling sexual comments to females.

6 p.m., employees at McDonald’s flagged down an officer to check on the welfare of a female; arrest made.

7:32 p.m., caller wants to speak to an officer about sexual abuse of a juvenile female.

7:37 p.m., vehicle stop on U.S. 150; arrest made.

8:07 p.m., report of unauthorized use of a SUV since 2 p.m. today; officers to search KSD Village Apartments and Randolph Hill for the vehicle.

9:38 p.m., officers to be on the lookout for Whitley County of a vehicle with red and blue lights that was involved in an armed robbery.

9:58 p.m., Kentucky State Police is requesting assistance with vehicles racing; they just turned onto Ky. 2168 from U.S. 127.

10:53 p.m., someone may be trying to enter a residence on Ben-Ali Drive through a window and back door.

11:01 p.m., report of a hit and run accident at Fourth and Main streets; caller is chasing the suspect vehicle which is a black pickup truck; vehicle stop on Shakertown Road at Danville Christian Academy; arrest made.

11:54 p.m., report of underage drinking going on at residence.


6:01 a.m., there is a water main break at the church construction site at Main and First streets.

9:42 a.m., extra patrol is requested for Cloverdale Drive due to a car being egged.

10:09 a.m., extra patrol is requested for Nichols Street due to vehicles that have been egged.

10:15 a.m., vehicle that was reported as being unauthorized use has been returned but the owner wants it checked by law enforcement in case the suspect left narcotics in it.

11:33 a.m., officer en route to a residence for a possible illegal burn; parents were advised of the juveniles burning items.

2:48 p.m., a verbal altercation just occurred at Big Lots; female and her mother is in a vehicle in the parking lot; male is still in the store.

3:43 p.m., occupant in a gray SUV parked on McClure Drive may be involved in drug activity; arrest made.

3:47 p.m., vehicle stop on North Alta Avenue; arrest made.

3:47 p.m., male shoplifter at Walmart is in custody; he has a pocket knife that he was using to cut open merchandise packaging; arrest made.

6:12 p.m., a male just caused a disturbance and fled the scene after threatening the business on South Fourth Street.

6:16 p.m., a male has damaged caller’s vehicle on Madison Avenue.

8:08 p.m., noise complaint at apartment on Hill-n-Dale Drive; a male was using a sledge hammer to take the doors off the hinges at his residence.

8:24 p.m., there is a dumpster fire at the construction site at West First and Buell streets in Perryville.

10:54 p.m., caller’s grandson is out of control and damaged property at the residence.


12:09 a.m., someone in a red mini van just dropped off a male in the caller’s driveway on Autumn Court.

5:30 a.m., open door at Melton’s #2; building is secured.

7:46 a.m., on old Ky. 2168 there is a an unoccupied vehicle on the side of the road that is running with the lights turned off.

9 a.m., injury accident on Wards Branch Road where a vehicle is overturned in a ditch.

10:24 a.m., caller wants to speak to an officer in reference to receiving upsetting calls from a private phone number.

1:07 p.m., caller’s front door is open and unsecured; caller is waiting in a car at the residence; door was resecurred and a message was left for the realtor.

2:56 p.m., property theft occurred overnight at Admiral Stadium

3:23 p.m., caller from Nosco Road has heard huge explosions in the area; it may be from a canon; explosions have been heard several times within the past hour.

4:52 p.m. two-vehicle, possible injury accident on South Fourth Street; one subject is laying in the road.

5:25 p.m., officer checking on the welfare of a 16-year-old female who has walked away from home; the juvenile is trying to get to Junction City.

7:28 p.m., caller is requesting to check on the welfare of a 10-year-old because of saying they didn’t have heat in the residence.

7:47 p.m., a suspicious male walking on East Lexington Avenue appears to be hiding something under a jacket he’s carrying.

10:04 p.m., vehicle stop on Hickory Lane; arrest made.

11:27 p.m., vehicle stop on Hustonville Road; arrest made.


10:18 a.m., caller is requesting extra patrol on North Hill-n-Dale Drive due to juveniles breaking into apartments.

2:57 p.m., a male who is not wearing a shirt is screaming for help on North Hill-n-Dale Drive; 3:08 p.m., officer forced entry into a closet and one male detained; 3:55 p.m., police notifying emergency room they are bringing in a combative male.

3:33 p.m., drug paraphernalia has been found on Centre Estates Drive.

4:30 p.m., a gray vehicle is over turned in the road on Jackson Street in Perryville; a male is walking toward Battlefield Road and he may be under the influence of drugs or alcohol; arrest made.

4:37 p.m., a male has attempted to commit suicide by electrocution.

5:57 p.m., investigation on Lebanon Road; arrest made.

8:05 p.m., a male is screaming outside a residence at Stewarts Lane and Alum Springs Road then ran into the woods.

8:58 p.m., injury accident at Lexington and Goggin Lane; physical domestic altercation in progress with involved subjects and a utility pole is down; a male may be overdosing.

9:51 p.m., a male from an injury accident has left the emergency room with an IV; staff didn’t see him leave; unable to locate subject.

10:15 p.m., arrest made at North Second Street residence.