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Hoopeston Police Department Weekend Report

Friday, January 4th, 2013 - NOTHING TO REPORT
Saturday, January 5th, 2013
Sunday, January 6th, 2013

Traffic Accident/Hit & Run - 01/05/2013 10:29AM - Helen R Pickett of Campbellsville, KY parked her vehicle, a 2012 Nissan on the north side of the 300 block of W Penn. Sometime during the night, an unknown vehicle struck the driver’s side of her vehicle. No known injuries and her vehicle is insured.

Traffic Accident - 01/05/2013 9:49PM - At Casey’s, 1022 W Penn a 1998 Nissan driven by Jeremy Baker, 23 of Hoopeston backed into a 2001 GMC truck parked at the gas pumps and driven by Richard Birch, 21 of Hoopeston. Baker was cited for Improper Backing and Operating an Uninsured Vehicle. No injuries were reported and Birch’s vehicle is insured.

Found Bicycle - 01/05/2013 11:37PM - around the 800 block of W Penn a Next bicycle was found. Owner may identify and claim at HPD.

Criminal Damage To Property Over - 01/06/2013 5:24PM - A 28 year old Hoopeston woman called police after Billy J Ponton, 24 of Hoopeston reportedly broke several items inside the residence located at the 500 block of E Wyman. Ponton was later located at another address and taken into custody. He was transported to PSB for arraignment with a judge.

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