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Hoopeston Police Report 2/6/24

Expired License, Operating when registration suspended for non-insurance H24-0633

Time: 1:19 am

Location: 600 blk W Washington St

Cited: Kari N Bernard (F) (38) of Hoopeston

Details: HPD conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle with the above subject identified as the driver. Ms. Bernard received citations for the listed charges and given notice to appear in Vermilion County traffic court.

 

Traffic Accident H24-0640

Time: 4:04 pm

Location: W Thompson Ave/State Route 1

Unit 1: 2020 Ford Utility driven by Joyce E Williams (F) (70) of Hoopeston

Unit 2: 2008 Ford Utility driven by Barbara A Summers (F) (50) of Milford

Details: Unit 1 was traveling eastbound on W Thompson Ave, failed to yield to the stop sign, and continued into the intersection striking Unit 2 as it was traveling northbound through the intersection. No injuries were reported and both vehicles were towed from the scene. Ms. Williams was cited for failure to yield and given notice to appear in Vermilion County traffic court. Ms. Summers was cited for operating uninsured vehicle and given notice to appear in Vermilion County traffic court.

 

Speeding 78 mph in a 35 mph zone, Disobeying Traffic Control Device (2x), Illegal Transportation Alcohol, Reckless Driving, Aggravated Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Police Officer, Driving While License Suspended, Speeding 130 mph in a 55 mph zone H24-0644 2024-0859

Time: 7:59 pm

Location: W Thompson Ave/N 9th Ave

Arrested: Brendan B Genovese (M) (26) of Danville

Details: HPD initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle with the above subject later identified as the driver. The vehicle fled from officers and made a final stop near State Route 1/350 North Rd (Iroquois Co.). Mr. Genovese was taken into custody for the listed charges and transported to HPD for processing. He was later transported to the PSB Danville, IL to await arraignment.

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