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 the complaint may have been dealt with.
12:24 a.m., a suspicious male is walking around the 911 center on South Fourth Street; subject’s vehicle had broken down near Sears and he was walking to Highland Court.
1:10 a.m., officer out with three suspicious subjects walking on Main Street; one subject under arrest.
1:18 a.m., management on Ben-Ali Drive is requesting assistance due to the subjects returning from an earlier domestic altercation; male left before officers arrived and the female advised there wasn’t a physical assault and she was not being held against her will.
4:43 a.m., a vehicle has struck a utility pole at Stanford Avenue and Martin Luther King Blvd; AT&T notified; tow truck on scene.
8:37 a.m., a tractor trailer is blocking one lane of traffic on Lebanon Road; the driver was trying to back his trailer in and got stuck; the truck is in a curve and not able to be seen until vehicles are right up on it.
9:29 a.m., caller is requesting officers due to a 14-year-old who is beyond control; mother advised there has not been an assault.
11:52 a.m., one female shoplifter is in custody at Kroger who is not giving them any problems, other than not being very forthcoming with the products.
12:47 p.m., caller from Aspen Drive residence had two Wii game systems stolen.
3:45 p.m., assistance given due to theft at Daniel Drive address.
5:54 p.m., caller believes her brother is in her house on Daniel Drive stealing her belongings; arrest made.
5:56 p.m., caller advising three males are chasing another male on Burckley Drive and heard one of the subjects say “Shoot him,” but no weapons were seen.
6:20 p.m., caller’s nephew has returned home after being chased by three or four males; assistance given.
6:49 p.m., caller claims a person driving a mini-van was stealing steel from the old Kmart building; unable to locate.
6:50 p.m., report of property damage to a porch on High Street.
6:52 p.m., security at Walmart has apprehended a shoplifter who is threatening; assistance given.
8:22 p.m., caller is requesting to speak to an officer about an out of control juvenile; assistance given.
8:37 p.m., theft at Madison Avenue residence; assistance given.
10:41 p.m., caller is requesting to speak to an officer about the welfare of the children nearby.
11:59 p.m., there are about five car loads of juveniles who may be consuming alcohol on Jane Drive.