Driving Under The Influence, Improper Lane Usage, Illegal Transportation of Alchohol,

Traffic Accident                       H18-5907

Time:                    1:11am

Location:              800 blk S Market

Unit #1:                2014 Chrysler 200 driven by David Richardson (50) of Rossville

Unit #2:                1997 Dodge Dakota owned by Deborah Merrill of Hoopeston

Details:                 Officers responded to an accident where driver of Unit 1 collided

                             with a parked and unattended Unit 2.  Driver of Unit 1 was taken into

                             custody and charged with above.  He was transported to HPD where he

                             was released after posting bond.



Possession of Cannabis                    H18-5919

Time:                    3:25pm

Location:              Hoopeston High School

Arrested:              14 year old female juvenile

Details:                 Subject was taken to HPD after she was found with cannabis on her person.

                             She was issued a citation to appear in Hoopeston City court and

                             released to a parent.

 Traffic Accident PD                         H18-5930

Time:          5:19pm

Location:    Lincoln/Market

Unit #1:       2007 Buick 4D driven by Shane Leslie (M) (37) of Hoopeston

Unit #2:       tree

Details:       While traveling southbound in the 400 block of S Market, Unit #1 left the road

                   and struck a tree on the east side of Market St.  No injuries were reported, no

                   tickets were issued and Unit #1 was insured.

Hit and Run                                     H18-5943

Time:          12:19am

Location:    Main St/S Dixie Hwy

Unit #1:       Unknown

Unit #2:       Street Sign owned by City of Hoopeston

Details:       An unknown vehicle ran into the street sign at the above location and damaged

                   it.  An investigation continues.


Possession of Cannabis, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (city ordinance)      H18-5946

Time:          1:46am

Location:    6th St/Lincoln

Arrested:     Brit Atchison (33) (M) of Potomac

Details:       HPD officers stopped the vehicle that Mr. Atchison was a passenger in for a traffic

                   violation.  An investigation found cannabis and paraphernalia in the vehicle. 

                   Subject was arrested and taken to HPD to be processed.  He was later released

                   with 2 city citations and city court date.


Driving While License Suspended   H18-5959

Time:          6:16pm

Location:    200 Blk. W. Maple St.

Arrested:     Kenneth Dale (38) of Hoopeston


Details:       HPD officers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle driven by Mr. Dale after he was observed driving the vehicle and known by officers to have a suspended license. A check through dispatch confirmed the subject’s license was suspended. He was transported to HPD where he was processed and released with a notice to appear in court. 



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