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Police 8-10-18

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La Salle County

Raven Rios, 28, Marseilles, was cited at 7:05 p.m. Wednesday on a complaint of disobeying a no U-turn sign. Rios attempted a U-turn while traveling south on East 24th Road by Interstate 80 westbound ramp when they struck a vehicle driven by Maria Gonzalaz-Perez, Streator, who was passing Rios. Both drivers were seen by Marseilles EMS and released.

Brian Franco, 23, Somonauk, was arrested at 6:56 p.m. Thursday at his residence on a complaint of domestic battery. Franco was taken to the county jail with bond to be set.

Fire calls

Ottawa firefighters responded at 6:19 p.m. Thursday to 906 Canal St. for a fire alarm activated by cooking odors.

Ottawa firefighters responded at 2:38 a.m. Friday to 2429 Circle Drive for a malfunctioning stove. The stove and natural gas to the stove were turned off.

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