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Hoopeston Police Department Weekend Report

Saturday, March 9th & Sunday, March 10th

Vehicle Accident H13-1200 Steeples
Date & Time: March 9, 2013   2:16pm
Location: McFerren Park
Unit #1: 2007 Ford Focus driven by Ellen McLaughlin of Hoopeston
Unit #2: 2012 Ford Fusion driven by Gerald Donahue of Watseka
Details: Unit 1 backed into Unit 2.  Driver of Unit 1 was cited for Improper Backing.

Criminal Damage to Auto H13-1207 Steeples
Date & Time: March 9, 2013   9:08pm
Location: 700 blk S Market
Complainant: 29 year old Hoopeston female
Details: At above time and date, complainant contacted HPD in reference to an unknown
subject(s) damaged several vehicles on her property.

Battery H13-1217 Linares
Date & Time: March 10, 2013   5:05am
Location: 400 blk S Third Avenue
Complainant: 36 year old Hoopeston male
Arrested #1: Cheryl L Burkert (30) of Hoopeston
Arrested #2: John A Burkert ((31) of Hoopeston
Details: Both subjects were taken into custody after starting an altercation at the
complainants residence.  Both subjects were given an NTA to appear
in Hoopeston city court for Battery.

Warrant Arrest H13-1222 Cade
Date & Time: March 10, 2013   9:49pm
Location: 600 blk E Wyman
Arrested: Donald L Brougher (22) of Hoopeston
Details: Subject taken into custody on outstanding Vermilion County Warrant
09DT076 Failure To Appear/DUI. He was transported to PSB in
lieu of bond.


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