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Police 10-25-17

The Times relies on reports furnished by police in our coverage area. If you know of a police matter but do not see it reported in The Times, contact us at 815-431-4050, 815-431-4082 or newsroom@mywebtimes.com.


Jose Villalobos, 47, Streator, was cited at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Broadway and Wasson streets on complaints of driving while license suspended and no proof of insurance. He was given a court date.

An officer on patrol found graffiti on a building at 1:36 p.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of North Vermillion Street.


On Sunday afternoon, a report was received a vehicle was struck by an unknown vehicle while parked in the 700 block of Catherine Street.

La Salle County

Amy M. Knapp, 40, La Salle, was arrested at 11:41 a.m. Tuesday at her home on a warrant for credit card fraud. She was taken to the county jail.

Fire Calls

Streator firefighters responded at 1:13 a.m. Tuesday to 216 N. Sterling St. for a carbon monoxide alarm. They found the detector was faulty.

Streator firefighters responded at 6:44 p.m. Tuesday to 609 N. Everett St. for a fire alarm caused by cooking.

Streator firefighters responded at 10:48 a.m. Wednesday to 402 Richards St. for a natural gas leak. They found the stove was leaking, which they disconnected. They told the resident to contact a repairman.

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