Police blotter July 11

Published 6:17 am Friday, July 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.


7:30 a.m., a possible rabid raccoon is by the dumpster on Shannon Way; animal control notified.

12:19 p.m., a male is passed out in a chair at the public library.

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12:22 p.m., caller is reporting a stolen weed eater and a tank of gas from a shed on Logan Avenue; the shed’s lock was cut off.

1:01 p.m., a citizen is at the police department lobby in reference to property damage at Brookside Montessori Middle School on Shakertown Road; extra patrol is requested.

1:36 p.m., caller has a client at the detention center who wants to report his income tax check was stolen.

3:36 p.m., a man in a wheelchair traveling west on East Main Street is carrying a rifle.

4:31 p.m., evicted tenants are causing property damage on Onstott Drive; one of the subjects has been prohibited from entering the entire trailer park.

4:45 p.m., caller from the public library is reporting a bike was stolen.

5:34 p.m., caller from Coffman’s Photography is reporting a vehicle was taken and sold to a junk yard.

5:59 p.m., caller from Worldstown Road Church of God said a male has come into the church and is sitting in the sanctuary; he wasn’t causing a disturbance and didn’t appear to be under the influence; caller said it just seemed odd and is requesting an officer.

6:32 p.m., a 43-year-old male on Boone Trail may have overdosed on heroin.

8:38 p.m., a male is out on White Oak Road and is causing a disturbance; he may be under the influence.

9:24 p.m., a female is knocking on the caller’s door on Centre Estates Drive and is asking to buy drugs; she checked out OK but is intoxicated.

9:52 p.m., a physical domestic altercation just occurred on Alta Avenue.

10:06 p.m., a caller said something is on fire behind the Haunted House building on old Hustonville Road; flames can be seen.