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Police blotter 10-10-19

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Alberto Ramirez, 30, Streator, was cited Wednesday in the 2700 block of Columbus Street on complaints of driving while license revoked, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and improper lane usage. Ramirez was released with a court date.


Streator police responded at 6:47 p.m. Wednesday to Northpoint Plaza for a report of someone breaking a vehicle's rear window.

Fire calls

Ottawa firefighters responded at 9:40 a.m. Tuesday to 117 Lawndale Ave. for a faulty carbon monoxide detector.

Ottawa firefighters responded at 9:21 a.m. Tuesday to 400 E. Washington St. for an elevator control unit on fire. The fire was extinguished and power was turned off to the unit.

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