Hoopeston Police Blotter 1/13/17
A Hoopeston teen who admitted he posted on Facebook a threat to bomb Rantoul Township High School three months ago has been sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison.
Illinois State Police (ISP) Zone 1 Investigations today arrested Eric M. Pence, 24, of Chicago, for sending a threat letter to the Governor. The preliminary investigation also revealed Pence sent threatening emails to the DuPage County Sheriff.
The Hoopeston Multi Agency Service Center Board of Directors would like
to introduce Dana Schaumburg as the new executive director of the
agency, effective Jan. 9, 2017.
Watseka Police report they were contacted by a local business reporting a theft.