Police blotter from Feb. 7, 8, 9, 10

Published 8:51 am Tuesday, February 13, 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.


3:39 a.m., caller is complaining about a male who is stomping at an upstairs apartment on North Hill-n-Dale Road; 3:50 a.m., male caller to 911 is advising someone is banging on his door; he was advised it was the police and to open the door.

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7:54 a.m., caller is complaining that a small silver car parked on Old Shakertown Road has its back end in the street.

12:12 p.m., there is as lot of smoke in the area of the apartment walkway at Fourth and Walnut streets.

1:54 p.m., caller on Lebanon Road said a male is outside yelling, threatening and knocking on windows at the residence; male has been told to stay away.

5:18 p.m., report of a stolen vehicle from Campbellsville is at Five Star; arrest made.

5:30 p.m., there was a furnace fire at Allene Drive residence but there is still a lot of smoke.

5:38 p.m., a dog chained in a yard on South Second Street may be malnourished; animal control notified.

6:18 p.m., caller wants to speak to an officer in reference to a 16-year-old male sending messages to his 10-year-old daughter.

7:35 a.m., injury accident at Swope and High Street where a vehicle ran off the road and into a ditch; the other vehicle fled the scene.

8:17 p.m., report of a theft of a bronze SUV from Battlefield Road sometime since 12:30 p.m. today.

9:10 p.m., two-vehicle injury accident on Hustonville Road; one vehicle is smoking.

9:23 p.m., officer is requested at emergency room due to an assault that occurred yesterday on Airport Road.

10:22 p.m., vehicle stop on Walton Avenue; arrest made.


1:12 a.m., caller passing by sees a fully engulfed house fire on U.S. 68 in Perryville; 2 a.m. fire under control.

2:17 a.m., Holiday Inn Express is requesting assistance in entering a room due to a complaint of a loud TV.7:29 a.m., a structure fire has rekindled on U.S. 68 West in Perryville; 12:29 p.m., residence is smoldering with a lot of smoke.

9:19 a.m., extra patrol is requested overnight and through the weekend due to suspicious vehicles parking behind Danville Food Mart on Shakertown Road.

10:21 a.m., officers are to watch for a stolen pickup truck from Lincoln County.

1:01 p.m., social services is requesting assistance with a home visit where the couple isn’t cooperating.

1:57 p.m., a male was seen running from house to house but hiding on the sides of the residences on Spare Minute Avenue; he was last seen heading toward Baughman Avenue.

2:26 p.m., a male is slumped over the wheel of a black car at Main Street and Maple Avenue; arrest made.

4:28 p.m., vehicle stop on West Main Street; arrest made.

4:37 p.m., male in a newer pickup truck parked on Skywatch Drive was seen using a needle with narcotics.

8:10 p.m., driver in a maroon car was being reckless and swerving on Gose Pike.

9:32 p.m., caller is receiving terroristic threats via phone from daughter; caller is requesting options on an emergency protective order.

10:12 p.m. a female is screaming for help and a male is screaming that he is going to hit her again at residence on Gwinn Island Road.

10:57 p.m., driver of a green minivan is driving erratically; now parked between Walmart and Cheddar’s; arrest made.

11:44 p.m., two females in a silver vehicle appear to be on drugs; they are at McDonald’s.


12:41 a.m., a prowler may be on back porch at Meadow Lane residence; extra patrol is requested.

1:56 a.m., vehicle stop at Five Star; arrest made.

4:36 a.m., a disoriented elderly male is sitting at the caboose at Norfolk Southern Railroad on West Walnut and said he is waiting on his engineer; subject may be intoxicated; arrest made.

6:22 a.m., upon call back of 911 hang-up caller, female said she wanted to report that her husband may have stolen her car, but she wanted to check with Lincoln County area before filing the report.

8:14 a.m., a female guest at the motel is being belligerent and in the employee’s face.

8:43 a.m., city crew found possible narcotics on Shawnee Road.

9:30 a.m., report of theft of a white pickup truck from Lebanon.

9:50 a.m., a male is stumbling across the Burger King parking lot and appears to be disoriented.

10:04 a.m., a female at the Haven Care office is reporting a physical domestic altercation that happened at a residence in Green Acres.

12:38 p.m., possible intoxicated driver who is speeding on Harrodsburg Road and may have struck a semi truck in Mercer County; referred to Sheriff’s Office.

12:50 p.m., a male in a black car has been in and out of consciousness at Dairy Queen.

1:10 p.m., a window has been broken and the boathouse has an open door at Camp Horsin Around.

1:11 p.m., a burglary occurred within the last day at Apache Trail residence; entry was made through a back window.

2 p.m., officer en route to Duncan Hill Road in reference to a stolen Gator.

2:04 p.m., caller is requesting an officer check on the welfare of her 75-year-old mother who the family hasn’t been able to contact for three days; officer reporting that the mother is fine and she isn’t answering the phone for the daughter because she is incarcerated.

3:20 p.m., officer conferencing with Casey County deputy in reference to recovering a Gator stolen from Danville school; Gator recovered with a male in Liberty.

3:20 p.m., caller is requesting an officer check on the welfare of a male who may be homeless; he is walking with a young child on Hustonville Road; unable to locate.

4:02 p.m., caller’s daughter is missing from rehab.

4:43 p.m., a male with several bags and a dog on a leash just got off the train and went inside a train yard building; officers told man to leave the property.

6:28 p.m., a burglary occurred sometime within the last 24 hours at residence on Baughman Avenue.

6:48 p.m., Walmart loss prevention staff is watching a shoplifter who may be under the influence of drugs or alcohol; arrest made.

7:36 p.m., there is a smell of natural gas in the area between Cracker Barrel and Cheddar’s; 7:49 p.m., Atmos notified.

8:14 p.m., vehicle stop on Hustonville Road; arrest made.

8:28 p.m., social services is requesting assistance with child removal from a residence.

10:19 p.m., there is an opossum in caller’s front yard on Sarah Lane; animal control notified.

11:12 p.m., vehicle stop at Lexington Road and Barbee Way; arrest made.


12:01 a.m., caller wants to speak to an officer in reference to the identity of a shoplifter shown in a police Facebook post.

12:31 a.m., officer with a search warrant is investigating at Wilderness Road residence; 1:09 a.m., EMS on standby; 3:11 a.m., animal control notified.

7:20 a.m., male caller wants to go to take a break and go to a flea market but his wife won’t let him due to his high blood pressure and the flu.

7:43 a.m., natural gas leak inside residence on Man-O-War Blvd; everyone is outside.

9:20 a.m., a male driver who is attempting to come onto the grounds at Northpoint Training Center has stated he has marijuana in the vehicle; citation issued.

3:06 p.m., citizen in in police department’s lobby in reference to domestic abuse of daughter and grandchildren by the son-in-law.

4:13 p.m., officer is checking on a female who was stumbling around a pump at Five Star; arrest made.

4:30 p.m., caller from Joyce Heights is requesting an officer at the residence due to a neighbor’s dog attacking another neighbor’s dog; caller said he has firearms in the home and threatened to shoot the dog.

7:15 p.m., a suspicious male is digging in the ditch near Bluegrass Auto Truckstop.

8:08 p.m., caller is requesting an officer check on a male on Alum Springs Crosspike who is dancing in the road and stepping out in front of traffic; unable to locate.

8:48 p.m., a truck with its lights on is in a field near RR Donnelly; arrest made.

9:49 p.m., there are several people at the old Erskine mansion with flashlights.

10:59 p.m., a male on Faulkner Lane near Harrodsburg Road is unconscious in a white SUV; arrest made.