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Hoopeston Police Department Report 4/1/19

Fire Call

Time:          3:40am

Location:    702 W Main St, Treasured Roots

Details:       HPD was sent to the location for the report of an alarm.  Upon arrival, smoke

                   was found coming out of the greenhouse area.  HFD was dispatched and put

                   out the fire.  No injuries were reported.


Driving While License Revoked, Operating Uninsured Vehicle, and Displaying False Registration                  H19-1576

Time:          3:15pm

Location:    800 blk W. Penn

Arrested:     Gary Watson (55) of Hoopeston

Details:       Officers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle driven by Watson. A computer check revealed his driver’s license was revoked. He was transported to HPD on the above charges where he posted bond after being processed and was released with a court date.


Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (City NTA)    H19-1578

Time:          6:44 pm

Location:    S 1st Ave./Orange St.

Arrested:     Mark Hewitt (59) of Hoopeston

Details:       Officers responded to the area of the above in reference to a suspicious person walking through the area. Upon arrival, officers located and spoke with Hewitt. After giving consent to search, drug paraphernalia was located on the individual. He was transported to HPD where he was processed and released with a city NTA.



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