Police blotter, July 13-14

Published 6:01 am Thursday, July 19, 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.


12:36 a.m., caller is requesting to speak to an officer about getting assistance with rehabilitation.

4:58 p.m., a suspicious male carrying a backpack went to the end of Greenfield Court and when he thought no one was looking, he ran away toward the exit of the subdivision; unable to locate.

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7:17 a.m., five horses are loose on Lancaster Road.

7:43 a.m.,a man is knocking on the door and wandering around the 911 Center on South Fourth Street; is was an employee with landscaping company who was having issues with the water.

8:22 a.m., there appears to be a lot of personal items such as clothing that have been found in the bushes near the business on North First Street.

11:38 a.m., caller is requesting that it be noted that her husband is going to mow and the neighbor always calls in saying he is trespassing on Tank Pond Road; officer advised neither man has claim to the property.

2:15 p.m., officer out with a panhandler who has a small child on Hustonville Road; subjects have made their way from California and cannot find work here

4:25 p.m., caller has found trash bags with bloody gloves in a creek by the curve on Mansfield Road.

4:32 p.m., a suspicious man is in a vehicle parked on West Lexington Avenue; he was parked there all day yesterday and is parked there again today.

6:12 p.m., a verbal domestic altercation is in progress between and male and female at Constitution Square park; arrest made.

7:08 p.m., a van has pulled behind a house on Martin Luther King Blvd. then a male fled on foot toward CVS; arrest made near KU.

7:21 p.m., female at the residence is requesting assistance because the children are scared and want to leave with her.

8:21 p.m., caller said someone had entered the home on Chrisman Lane through the kitchen door sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. today.

8:36 p.m., a female is causing a verbal disturbance at Wind Jammers.

10:03 p.m., one vehicle possible injury accident on the bypass; smoke is coming from the vehicle; the pickup truck has now left the scene and is heading up the hill toward McDonalds.

11:44 p.m., vehicle stop on East Knob Lick Road; arrest made.

11:49 p.m., one vehicle, possible injury accident on Quirks Run Road; driver is under the influence and is attempting to flee; Mercer County notified.


1:34 a.m., caller from North Second Street wants to speak to an officer in reference to roommate stealing the caller’s dog.

2:20 a.m., caller from White Oak Road is complaining that a driver in an SUV or truck is going by the house revving the engine and squealing its tires.

5:51 a.m., a male in a red truck is unconscious which may be drug-related at Redi-Mart on Bluegrass Pike.

7:59 a.m., caller from Harberson Lane said property was taken while she was in jail; crime occurred in the city.

11:48 a.m., caller at the softball field at Millennium Park said a male shoved and slammed her arm in the vehicle and took her daughter’s shirt.

12:50 p.m., caller is reporting the theft of an EBT card in Hazard and it was used at the Danville Walmart.

2:52 p.m., citizen is at police department lobby to report stolen items from KSD Village Apartments.

2:54 p.m., caller’s landlord is on scene at Perryville Road residence; caller advised a male and female are there and are acting suspiciously because the man is going through the caller’s vehicle and the female is running around the yard yelling and screaming; caller is en route and the landlord is already there; but subjects were told to stay inside their vehicles until officers arrived; arrest made.

3:32 p.m., a raccoon is in a dumpster at Magnolia Place Apartments; caller left a way out for the animal and will call back later if the raccoon is in distress.

5:20 p.m., someone’s vehicle is parked on the caller’s carport on Shakertown Road and no one should be there; the subject may be a male who has been told not to trespass there; all three subjects were told to leave the property and not trespass.

8:03 p.m., vehicle stop on Alum Springs Road; both males are extremely intoxicated; arrest made.

8:45 p.m., report that juveniles are mistreating a cat in Junction City.

8:52 p.m., complaint that a silver truck on Ky. 52 with excessive black smoke is hindering other drivers.

9:56 p.m., a physical altercation between several people just occurred at Applebee’s and property was damaged.

10:42 p.m., domestic altercation is in progress on West Knob Lick Road; arrest made.

11:54 p.m., female caller in Texas sent her son to Kentucky but doesn’t know where he is staying; she said her sister is holding him for ransom because she needs $180 to get him back home; caller doesn’t want to pay the money to get her son back home; assistance given.