The Daily Illini police blotter for May 10
May 11, 2019
Criminal damage to property was reported in the 500 block of East John Street around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, the offenders threw two full gallons of paint and screen windows out of a window in a utility room on the third floor of an apartment building.
Criminal damage to property was reported in the 300 block of East John Street around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. According to the report, an unknown offender broke the rear window of a vehicle by throwing a bottle from a seventh story balcony.
Theft of $500 and under was reported in the 600 block of Union Street around 5 p.m. Thursday. According to the report, the offender stole two ornamental statues from the victim’s yard.
An arrest was made on the charges of driving under the influence of alcohol near Mathews Avenue and Nevada Street around 3 a.m. Thursday. According to the report, the suspect’s vehicle was stopped because he had struck another vehicle near Wright and Green streets and just drove away from the accident.
Theft was reported at Noyes Laboratory, 505 S. Mathews Ave., around 1 p.m. Thursday. According to the report, the victim accidentally left her wallet in a restroom and when she went back to get it, her driver’s license and student identification card were missing.
An arrest was made on the charges of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and manufacturing and delivery of a controlled substance in the 100 block of North Busey Avenue around 7:30 a.m. Thursday. According to the report, the suspects’ residence had been the subject of a recent drug activity investigation and after obtaining a search warrant the suspects were found to be growing psilocybin mushrooms in their home. Cannabis and other drug-packaging materials were also found in the home.
Burglary from a motor vehicle was reported in the 900 block of Colorado Avenue around 8 p.m. Wednesday. According to the report, the victim left her car unlocked and found her purse to be stolen when she got back.
Telephone threat was reported in the 1600 block of Anderson Street around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, the victim claimed the offender was making vague threats over the phone.
Credit card fraud was reported in the 1000 block of Springfield Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Thursday. According to the report, the victim’s credit card was used by the offender without permission.