Police Blotter 2-3-2010

Champaign

n Two 18-year-old men were arrested at the 100 block of Bellefontaine Street on Friday morning.

According to the police report, the offenders were arrested for improper lane usage, driving an uninsured motor vehicle, driving without a license and resisting arrest. Two additional offenders, who fled the scene, have not been apprehended.

n Theft and fraud were reported at the Blind Pig, 120 N. Walnut St., on Saturday afternoon.

According to the police report, an unknown offender stole the victim’s purse from the bar and later made unauthorized purchases with the victim’s credit card.

n Criminal damage to property was reported at the intersection of Second and Green streets, Sunday afternoon.

According to the police report, an unknown offender damaged the side-view mirrors of the victim’s vehicle.

University

n Attempted robbery and aggravated battery were reported in front of the Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., on Sunday morning.

According to the police report, two unknown offenders demanded money from the victim and threatened him. The offenders beat the victim and fled.

n A 19-year-old man was arrested at Van Doren Hall, 302 E. Peabody Drive, on Sunday morning.

According to the police report, the offender was arrested on charges of criminal damage to government property after discharging a fire extinguisher.

n A 42-year-old man was arrested at the 500 block of Green Street, on Sunday morning.

According to the police report, officials had a warrant out for the offender’s arrest.

n Fraud was reported at the University of Illinois Employees Credit Union Branch at the Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., on Friday afternoon.

According to the police report, the offender attempted to cash a fraudulent check. The offender fled when the teller alerted management.

n Fraud was reported at Scott Hall, 202 E. Peabody Drive, on Friday afternoon.

According to the police report, an unknown offender stole the victim’s debit card and charged $441.32 against it.

n A 26-year-old man was arrested at the intersection of Goodwin and University avenues, on Friday night.

According to the police report, the offender was arrested for improper lane usage and driving under the influence of alcohol.

Compiled by Payal Shukla