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Hoopeston Police Department Weekend Report

Saturday, November 10th
Sunday, November 11th

11-10 Train-Car Accident - HFD & Hoopeston EMS were dispatched to a train vs car accident at CSX Train Crossing 15072 E 4000 North Rd medical was refused by the driver of the vehicle and the accident is being handled by the VCSD

11-10 House Fire - HFD and HPD responded to a house fire in the 700 block Scott Drive no injuries reported

11-10 Theft (under) - 68 year old Hoopeston female advised police that an unknown subject(s) had stole a large amount of money from her purse in the 400 blk E Honeywell Ave

11-10 Aggravated Battery, Leaving the Scene of an Accident with injuries, Improper backing and Operating an uninsured vehicle - Bernard Leppard driving a 1985 Cehvy Monte Carlo was backing out of the alley behind the Blue Moon Saloon when he struck a 30 yr old Hoopeston Male Pedestrian and left the scene.  He was later found at his residence and charged with the above accounts and taken to the PSB in Danville to await seeing a judge

11-11 Burglary - 61 yr old Hoopeston woman reported that person(s) unknown had removed property from her residence without permission in the 500 blk of N 5th St

11-11 Hit & Run Accident - Philip A Dixon of Hoopeston reported to police his vehicle had been struck by an unknown vehicle causing damage in the 800 blk E Main

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