Danville Police blotter for April 14, 15, 16

Published 8:14 pm Wednesday, April 18, 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.


1:27 a.m., vehicle stop on Alum Springs Road; arrest made.

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6:24 a.m., caller’s 14-year-old child has taken her car; juvenile has been gone almost two hours; 6:48 a.m., officer out with juvenile at Murphy’s gas station.

9:48 a.m., caller on Crosshill Road is reporting that the water heater pilot light is off and they can smell natural gas in the residence; assistance given.

1:26 p.m., caller wants to speak to an officer about someone dumping on Hogue Hollow Road.

1:40 p.m., two males were yelling at each other on Smith Street; they may have had a physical altercation before going back inside.

1:48 p.m., Lincoln County is requesting mutual aid with a single vehicle injury accident on U.S. 150 where the vehicle has rolled over.

2:39 p.m., information has been received about a male who is selling narcotics out of his car in the parking lot on East Lexington Avenue.

2:57 p.m., three-vehicle accident at Second and Walnut streets.

3:09 p.m., caller is requesting assistance with syringe disposal.

3:13 p.m., subject is at police department lobby requesting to dispose of medication.

4:18 p.m., vehicle stop at Lexington Avenue and Parkview; arrest made.

7:47 p.m., female driver has struck a pole on Baughman Avenue; female is under the influence; arrest made.

8:28 p.m., caller on Hubble Road is requesting extra patrol because a known male is driving around and causing trouble in the area.

9:19 p.m., a male is threatening to burn the house down and shoot a female at Parksville residence.

9:52 p.m., vehicle stop on Lebanon Road; arrest made.

11:42 p.m., caller from West Walnut Street residence is reporting a burglary where someone entered the back door and electronic device is missing.


1:14 a.m., intoxicated people have caused a disturbance at Huddle House; unable to locate.

7 a.m., caller from First Street in Perryville is reporting theft of electronics within the past two days.

9 a.m., a male in a black car is driving through the Madison Avenue area looking for a drug his mother threw out yesterday; 5:28 p.m., male was looking for the medication and was last seen walking through grass in the area.

11 a.m., a Gator and items from the Centre College concession stand have been stolen.

1:02 p.m., caller wants to know the best way to get his property without violating his EPO.

5:21 p.m., caller is reporting a gray dog running loose in the Locust and Caldwell Street area; it approached the caller aggressively.

8:49 p.m., caller on South Second Street is asking about options regarding an opossum that had been run over but wasn’t dead.

10:23 p.m., a domestic altercation is in progress on Harberson Lane; male is causing property damage.


3:38 a.m., two people walking east toward Danville on Lebanon Road are being too loud.

3:58 a.m., caller from North Fifth Street is complaining about a dog barking.

4:24 a.m., caller on Perryville Road heard a gunshot then the motion lights came on.

9:16 a.m., a 14-year-old male is refusing to go to school.

12:48 p.m., caller is reporting a 9-year-old child may have been left alone in the residence; social services contacted.

1:46 p.m., caller at Perkins Avenue residence smells natural gas; 2:22 p.m., Atmos on scene.

1:47 p.m., three-vehicle possible injury accident on Skywatch Drive.

3:14 p.m., a male is unconscious behind the wheel of a gold color car in the middle of the road; unable to locate subject.

3:17 p.m., a male may be armed just left West Walnut Street residence looking for his girlfriend; they were involved in a physical altercation earlier today; male located and arrested.

3:36 p.m., a male jumped on a train near Perryville Street; male is now off the train and is trespassing in the rail yard; unable to locate subject.

4:07 p.m., there has been a physical altercation involving weapons at the residence; both parties involved refused prosecution and will go to the hospital on their own; no report taken.

4:56 p.m., a male is stalking and harassing the caller; he was seen walking in the area making gun signals with his hands toward the caller.

9 p.m., caller said a 16-year-old juvenile has been out of control, yelling and screaming at the mother; the juvenile is at work but caller is requesting an officer be at the residence when juvenile returns.