Police blotter, April 10-11

Published 6:03 am Friday, April 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.


12:03 a.m., a 16-year-old stated his parents hit him and burned his arm; social services contacted.
8:47 a.m., extra patrol requested on Chestnut Street due to possible drug activity.
1:30 p.m., two people were heard arguing in the McKinley/Lisa Avenue area and was followed by two possible gun shots.
2:15 p.m., officers are to be on the lookout for a van driven by a male on U.S. 150; items were stolen from Walmart in Danville but taken to Stanford Walmart to turn in; four people may be in the van.
4:20 p.m., reckless driver northbound on Hustonville Road is texting and driving in a black vehicle.
6:08 p.m., caller is requesting to speak to an officer about the caller’s child who is in foster care.
7:22 p.m., a house is engulfed in flames on Scrubgrass Road.
8:37 p.m., a male at the railroad yard on Fryes Lane has been told to leave; staff is requesting assistance to remove them; unable to locate subject.


7:16 a.m., report of attempted burglary at Silverbrook Drive residence.
9:16 a.m., a white truck in Aldi’s parking lot has been running since before 7 a.m. and it is unoccuppied; there is damage to the steering column.
11:02 a.m., report of theft of tools and tool boxes from a pickup truck on Highland Avenue.
11:38 a.m., a vehicle has rolled over on Alum Springs Road.
12:01 p.m., caller from Holladay Drive is requesting extra patrol due to finding a clothes hanger near a front window; caller believes someone was trying to enter the residence.
3:43 p.m., a bus has leaked a lot of fuel or oil on Perryville Road.
5:54 p.m., there is a verbal altercation between a son, father and sister in reference to the caller’s deceased mother’s property.
6:48 p.m., possible theft of property in progress on Highland Court; female in a white SUV pulling a trailer was last seen heading toward Second Street; arrest made.
6:54 p.m., verbal altercation is in progress between a tenant and landlord on Hogue Hollow Road; landlord has agreed to let tenants finishing moving out until 11 p.m.
6:54 p.m., caller from Springhill Road is requesting extra patrol in the area due to recent break-ins.
7:16 p.m., a physical altercation just occurred on Chestnut Street; arrest made.

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