Agg. Battery (2cts), Battery (5cts.) H20-0842
Location: 300 block S 3rd Street Hoopeston
Complainants: 1. 40 year old Rankin Female
2. 22 year old Hoopeston Female
3. 21 year old Watseka Male
4. 19 year old Watseka Female
5. 22 year old Hoopeston Female
Details: At the above time, HPD officers responded with Arrow Ambulance to a female who was unresponsive and had been battered. Through the initial investigation, several subjects came forward advising that they had also been battered. An investigation continues and report forwarded to the Vermilion County States Attorney Office for possible charges.
Hit and Run Accident H20-0838
Date & Time of Accident: 2/28/2020 at approx. 7:00pm
Date & Time of Report: 2/29/2020 8:38pm
Location: 200 blk W Elm
Unit #1: 1999 Dodge Pickup driven by Joshua Hasbargen (26) (M) of Hoopeston
Unit #2: Guide wire owned by Frontier Communications
Details: At the time of report, HPD officers were called out in reference to damage to
the guide wire of a utility pole. An investigation found, Mr. Hasbargen to be
the driver of Unit #1. He advised that while exiting the alleyway, he turned
too tight and the side of his truck made contact with the guide wire. Mr.
Hasbargen was cited for Operating an Uninsured Vehicle, Leaving the Scene of
an Accident, and No Valid Driver’s License and given a date for traffic court.