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Green Street shooter sentenced to 69 years in prison

Green Street shooter sentenced to 69 years in prison

By Daily Illini Staff Report

December 14, 2017


Filed under Around Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News, Top Stories

Last year’s campustown shooter, Robbie Patton, was sentenced to 69 years in prison for the death of one and the wounding of three others. Patton was convicted by a jury in September on the charges of first-degree murder and three counts of aggravated battery with a firearm. Champaign County Circuit Judge Roger Webber ...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 13

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 13

By The Daily Illini staff report

December 14, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Theft was reported at Urban Outfitters, 507 E. Green St., around 7 p.m. Tuesday. According to the report, an unknown female offender stole an item from the store. An arrest on charges of credit card fraud was reported at Lowes, 1904 N. Prospect Ave., around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. According t...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 12

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 12

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

December 13, 2017


Filed under Around Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Retail theft was reported at Circle K, 1713 W. John St., around midnight Tuesday. According to the report, an unknown male offender stole merchandise from the gas station. Some or possibly all of the property was returned. Aggravated battery was reported at Circle K, 2315 W. Springfield Ave., ar...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 11

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 11

By The Daily Illini staff report

December 12, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Armed robbery was reported at Circle K, 59 E. Green St., around noon Sunday. According to the report, the suspect stole money and goods from the gas station. Unlawful restraint, domestic battery and interference with domestic battery was reported on the 900 block of Pomona Drive aroun...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 10

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 10

By The Daily Illini staff report

December 11, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Domestic battery was reported on the 1300 block of Myrtle Beach Avenue around 6:30 p.m. Thursday. According to the report, the offender allegedly battered the victim during an argument. Aggravated battery was reported at Circle K, 59 E. Green St., around 1 p.m. Thursday. According to the...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 7

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 7

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

December 9, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Burglary from a motor vehicle was reported on the 2400 block of Heathrow Drive around 9 p.m. Wednesday. According to the report, the unknown offender stole a bag, a cellular phone and an article of clothing from the victim’s vehicle. Retail theft was reported at Kohl's, 109 Convenience...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 5

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 5

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

December 6, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Domestic battery was reported on the 1000 block of Bloomington Road around 11:30 p.m. Monday. According to the report, a witness saw the offender and victim engaged in a physical altercation, and the two gave conflicting statements on how the altercation occurred. Aggravated battery was reported at Villa...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 4th

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 4th

By The Daily Illini Staff Report

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign An arrest was made on the 2900 block of Kirby Ave. around 8 p.m. Sunday. According to the report, the 44-year-old male battered the victim and took away her phone while she was on the phone with 911. An arrest on charges of aggravated battery was reported on the 2000 block of Neil St. arou...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 3

The Daily Illini police blotter for Dec. 3

By Daily Illini Staff Report

December 4, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Domestic battery was reported on the 300 block of East Church Street around 7:30 p.m. Thursday. According to the report, the offender and the victim are in a dating relationship and the offender battered the victim during an argument. Armed robbery was reported on the 200 block of Stough...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Nov. 28

The Daily Illini police blotter for Nov. 28

By Daily Illini Staff Report

November 29, 2017


Filed under Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Retail theft was reported at Urban Outfitters, 507 E. Green St., around 7:30 p.m. Monday. According to the report, an unknown subject is believed to have stolen a clothing item from the store. A case involving deceptive practices was reported at County Market, 331 E. Stoughton St., around 8:30...

Weekly Illini: November 28, 2017

Weekly Illini: November 28, 2017

By Aaron Navarro, Audio Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Administration, Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News, Podcasts, Top Stories, Weekly Illini

The Weekly Illini is your news podcast to keep up with the University of Illinois’ biggest stories. This episode mainly looks at an incident between graduate student Tariq Khan and LAS Freshman Joel Valdez, that occurred before Thanksgiving break at an anti-Trump rally. We talked to Valdez to talked...

The Daily Illini police blotter for Nov. 26

The Daily Illini police blotter for Nov. 26

By The Daily Illini staff report

November 27, 2017


Filed under Campus, Champaign-Urbana, Crime, News

Champaign Criminal damage to property was reported at Walmart, 2610 N. Prospect Ave., around 11 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, the victim’s vehicle’s tires were slashed on two different occasions. Burglary was reported on the 400 block of Ginger Bend around 7 p.m. Monday. According to the report, the ...

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