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Hoopeston Police Department Weekend Report

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: August 05, 2013
  • city: Hoopeston Police Department Weekend Report

Saturday, August 3, 2013
Sunday, August 4, 2013

Saturday, August 3, 2013


Disobeying Police H13-4270 Steeples
Date & Time: August 3, 2013       8:43pm
Location: McFerren Park Civic Center
Arrested: Leroy Palomo (29) of Hoopeston
Details: HPD officers were called to the Civic Center for a fight in progress.  Mr. Palomo
was arrested for city ordinance violation of Disobeying Police.  He was taken to
HPD, processed and released with a city citation and notice to appear in city
court.

Purchase or acceptance of gift of liquor by persons under 21 H13-4273 Kelnhofer
Date & Time: August 3, 2013 11:15pm
Location: McFerren Park Civic Center
Arrested: (15) Hoopeston male
Details: While attending a function at the Civic Center, juvenile was arrested for the
above charge.  He was taken to HPD, processed and released to a parent
with a city citation and notice to appear in city court.

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Traffic Accident/Hit & Run H13-4287 Tate
Date & Time: August 4, 2013 11:39am
Location: 300 block E. Washington
Unit 1: Unknown – fled scene
Unit 2: 2000 Dodge pick-up owned by Bridget & Alex Davis of Hoopeston
Details: Unit 2 was parked at a residence and an unknown driver of Unit 1 struck the
truck.  Unknown injuries in Unit 1.

Criminal Damager To Property H13-4292 Cade
Date & Time: August 4, 2013   5:55pm
Location: 500 blk E Wyman
Complainant: 28 year old Hoopeston woman
Arrested: Billy Joe Ponton (25) of Hoopeston
Details: Police responded to above after a call reference a subject just
damaging her vehicle.  Subject was later located and taken into custody.  He
was transported to HPD where he was released with a Notice To Appear.