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.
12:55 a.m., report that a suspicious car is parked in front of a van occupied by two females and one male at Super 8 Motel; one of the females went inside the back of the motel then left; the vehicle was last seen going toward the Time Warner parking lot; extra patrol is requested.
1:11 a.m., a 22-year-old male has attempted suicide; all weapons have been taken away; subject is extremely intoxicated.
8:09 a.m., report of a suspicious male with a telescopic lens on his camera and is taking pictures of Bate Middle School; unable to locate subject.
9:25 a.m., non-injury accident and Lebanon Road is blocked.
10:26 a.m., caller is reporting that a wallet was stolen from a shopping cart at Walmart; citizen will be waiting for an officer at the service desk; 11:10 a.m., complainant called back and advised they had found the wallet at home.
10:44 a.m., caller is reporting a lost passport.
11 a.m., two adult male shoplifters are in custody at Walmart.
11:31 a.m., a female is in police department lobby in reference to having her boyfriend removed from her East Walnut Street property.
12:04 p.m., two-vehicle accident at Fackler and Second streets.
12:19 p.m., caller's vehicle was broken into overnight on Centre College Campus.
12:31 p.m., caller came home to Long Run Community apartment and heard someone in the attic; assistance given and premises checks out OK.
1:05 p.m., report of a stolen moped from Caldwell Street residence.
1:10 p.m., subject has found what is believed to be drugs inside a home where people are being evicted on Caldwell Street; evidence gathered; 2:43 p.m., subject has found more drug paraphernalia at the residence.
2:07 p.m., driver has struck a gas pump at Triangle Mart; no injuries or fire conditions.
3:40 p.m., report of a male trying to open vehicles parked on South Third Street; subject spotted on Clark Street; assistance given.
3:59 p.m., report of a male walking down West Martin Luther King Blvd. is trying to get into parked vehicles; unable to locate subject.
5:26 p.m., a physical domestic assault just occurred at apartment; male is leaving with two small children.
6:24 p.m., officers are requested to be on the lookout for a car in Super 8 Motel parking lot in reference to a domestic altercation that occurred in Lincoln County; vehicle found at Best Western; Lincoln County notified.
6:27 p.m., male is refusing to leave East Walnut Street residence; assistance given.
7:38 p.m., female shoplifter in custody at Walmart; arrest made; 8:28 p.m., social services notified; 9:32 p.m., the female subject and child are missing from the police department; 9:33 p.m., female and child were found behind a cruiser in the sallyport; 11:33 p.m., another female is now in police department lobby to pick up her grandchild; midnight, the infant's father is in the side lobby at police department; 12:13 a.m., male has been cleared from side lobby; 12:14 a.m., social services supervisor is in front lobby; 1:07 a.m., female is in the side lobby with milk for the infant.
7:44 p.m., a male is acting suspiciously at Speedway; assistance given.
7:56 p.m., vehicle stop at Main Street; arrest made.
9:07 p.m., a 22-year-old female has locked herself in the bedroom with a knife; assistance given.
11:57 p.m., a female has her 11-year-old child in the side lobby at the police department and is requesting to speak to an officer about some messages the child has on Facebook.