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Police 8-16-18

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Siegfried K. Klemm, 35, Naplate, was arrested Wednesday on a warrant for aggravated assault. Klemm was released on a $500 bond.


Streator police responded at about 5 p.m. to the 500 block of Out Street for a report of an unknown person stealing copper pipes and a water heater out of an unlocked home.

Fire calls

Ottawa firefighters responded at 1:45 p.m. Tuesday to 525 Hiawatha Drive for natural gas odors. Firefighters were unable to detect natural gas and Nicor also responded.

Ottawa firefighters responded at 5:04 p.m. Tuesday to Kohl's Distribution Center, 4301 Kohls Drive, for a fire alarm. No fire or smoke was detected.

Ottawa firefighters responded at 1:36 a.m. Wednesday to Wendy's, 1440 Columbus St., for an alarm. No fire was detected.

Ottawa firefighters responded at 6:37 p.m. Wednesday to Starved Rock Harley Davidson, 750 Centennial Drive, for a fire alarm. No cause was detected and the alarm was reset.

Streator firefighters responded at 3:15 p.m. Wednesday to Lincoln Avenue and Bloomington Street for a two-vehicle crash.

Streator firefighters responded at 6:11 p.m. Wednesday to 703 Heritage Circle for an activated carbon monoxide detector. No carbon monoxide was detected and owner was advised to change the detector.

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