The Daily Illini police blotter for July 20


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


Nothing to report.


An arrest was made on the charge of theft on the corner of Holts and Phillips drives around 10:20 p.m. on Sunday. According to the report, Deandre Hill was arrested after officers found in him possession of a stolen bicycle. Security cameras captured Hill taking the bike from a rack near the 1300 block of West Main Street. 

A report was made by a University student that items from his residence hall went missing around 6:52 p.m. on Friday. According to the report, the student rearranged for the items he left in his residence hall to be shipped to him. The student received the wrong items and his items have not been accounted for. The items have an estimated value of $161. 


Forgery was reported on the 100 block of North Vine Street around 6:40 p.m. on Sunday. According to the report, the unknown offender attempted to use counterfeit U.S. currency to complete a purchase. 

Retail theft was reported on the 600 block of East Main Street around 2:46 p.m. on Sunday. According to the report, the offender entered a local Auto Zone and asked an employee to borrow tools to work on his vehicle. The manager agreed but asked for the offender to return the tools after completion. The offender then drove away with the stolen tools.