The Daily Illini police blotter for Nov. 2


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Lieutenant Joseph McCullough investigates a traffic violation on Friday, Sep. 23 2016.

By Daily Illini Staff Report


A burglary and unlawful use of weapons were reported at Slot and Wing, 1040 W. Bloomington Road, around 4 p.m. Wednesday. According to the report, the suspect attempted to sell a compound bow that he knew was stolen. The suspect also had live ammunition and jiggle keys in his backpack when he was arrested.

A theft was reported at Sam’s Club, 915 W. Marketview Drive, around 1 p.m. Wednesday. According to the report, the offender entered the business with a cart, selected a case of liquor and walked past all points of sale without paying.


A disturbance was reported on the corner of Fourth Street and Peabody Avenue early morning on Wednesday. According to the report, a student was walking down the street when he was struck in the head by a paintball shot from a moving vehicle. A separate incident involving being struck by paint balls was reported on the 1400 block of West Gregory Drive in Urbana around 2 a.m. Wednesday.

An identity theft was reported around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday. According to the report, an unauthorized transaction totaling $47.41 was made on the student’s debit card, which had been lost.


Retail theft was reported at Walmart, 100 S. High Cross Road, around 3 p.m. Wednesday. According to the report, the offender entered the store, selected listed items and returned the items for cash without ever having paid for them.

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Domestic battery was reported on the 900 block of West Green Street around 9 p.m. Wednesday. According to the report, the offender and victim were involved in a fight inside their shared dorm room after arguing about their school work.

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