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Hoopeston Police Department Weekend Report

  • by: WHPO Editor
  • on: November 18, 2013
  • city: Hoopeston Police Department Weekend Report

Saturday, November 16, 2013
Sunday, November 17, 2013

Saturday, November 16, 2013


Warrant Arrest H13-6432 V13-12298 Cade
Date & Time: November 16, 2013 9:51am
Location: 500 block N. Tenth Ave
Arrested: Gail D “Cotton” Savage (55) of Hoopeston
Details: Suspect was taken into custody on an outstanding Vermilion Co arrest warrant
(2009CM850) for Failure To Appear.  He was later transported to the PSB in
Danville in lieu of $364 bond.

Battery, Assault, Aggravated Battery, and Resisting/Obstructing a Peace Officer H13-6444 V13-12315 Showers
Date & Time: November 16, 2013     8:39pm
Location: 300 blk E Penn St
Arrested: Jeffrey Uppinghouse (51) of Hoopeston
Tasha Uppinghouse (22) of Hoopeston
Details: While HPD officers were at the residence for an officer standby, a disturbance
broke out.  Mr. Uppinghouse was arrested for aggravated battery, and Ms.
Uppinghouse was arrested for battery and assault.  Both subjects were arrested
for resisting/obstructing a peace officer.  Both subjects were taken to HPD
for processing.  Mr. Uppinghouse was transported to the PSB for arraignment.
Ms. Uppinghouse was released on $150 bond and given a court date.

Sunday, November 17, 2013


Hit and Run Traffic Accident H13-6450 Steeples
Date & Time: November 17, 2013       12:10am
Location: 1023 W Main St BJ’s Pump
Unit #1: Unknown
Unit #2: 2012 Dodge Journey (parked) owned by Jennifer Wallace
Details: HPD officers were called to the above location in reference to the report of a
Hit and Run accident.  Unknown Unit #1 struck parked and unoccupied Unit #2
and left the scene.  Unit #2 was insured and no injuries were reported.

Fire Call
Date & Time: November 17, 2013   2:00pm
Location: 3800 North/670 East Rd
Details: HFD was dispatched in reference to a power line down on a tractor with male
subject stuck inside the vehicle.  No injuries were reported.

Fire Call
Date & Time: November 17, 2013 2:26pm
Location: 990 East Rd between Route 9 and Thompson
Details: HFD was called out in reference to a power pole that was down.


Fire Call
Date & Time: November 17, 2013 4:44pm
Location: 600 Blk E Young in alley
Details: HFD was dispatched to a report of arcing power lines.

Criminal Damage H13-6364 Showers
Date & Time: November 17, 2013 7:53pm
Location: 700 blk Wilson Av
Complainant: 53 year old Hoopeston male
Details: Complainant contacted HPD in reference to unknown subject(s) damaged his
bicycle while it sat outside of his residence.