Police blotter for April 16


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The University of Illinois police on campus.

By Daily Illini Staff Report


An aggravated battery was reported in the 1400 block of North Market Street around 2 a.m. on Friday. According to the report, the offender was arrested for battering the victim.

A 19-year-old female was arrested on the charge of domestic battery in the 600 block of East Columbia Avenue around 3:30 p.m. on Thursday. The offender and the victim reportedly got into a physical altercation.

A case of criminal damage to property was reported in the 800 block of Bloomington Road around 10 a.m. on Wednesday. According to the report, an unidentified offender had broken the touch screen on a vending machine.


A 28-year-old male was arrested on the charge of domestic battery at State Farm Center, 1800 S. First St., around 10 p.m. on Thursday. According to the report, the police had responded to disturbances made during a concert.

Damage to property was reported at Altgeld Hall, 1409 W. Green St., overnight on Wednesday. A glass door panel was cracked, and the estimated costs to repair the damage is $300.

A sexual assault was reported at a University residence hall on Tuesday around 3 p.m. According to the report, the victim was a University student who reported being assaulted around 2 a.m. on Dec. 10, 2016. The assault reportedly happened at a residence hall in Champaign. The offender was a person known to the victim.


A theft was reported in the 1900 block of South Orchard Street around noon on Friday. The victim left their laptop on an MTD bus. An unknown offender picked up and has to return it.

A 46-year-old male was arrested on the charges of speeding, driving without a driver’s license and obstructing identification near the intersection of Briarcliff Drive and Adams Street around 11:30 a.m. on Friday. According to the report, the offender was initially stopped for speeding. They then gave officers a false date of birth. They were subsequently arrested for obstructing identification.

A 23-year-old male was arrested on the charge of possessing an in-state warrant in the 200 block of Grove Street around 8 a.m. on Friday. According to the report, the offender and victim, who live together and are dating, were involved in a verbal-only domestic dispute. The offender damaged some of the victim’s personal belongings. The offender was then found to have a valid City of Champaign warrant and subsequently arrested by an officer.