Police Blotter: 2-19-2010

Champaign

Deceptive practices were reported at the 2400 block of North Neil Street on Wednesday evening.

According to the police report, an unknown offender used the victim’s credit card to make purchases.

Criminal damage to property was reported at the 2000 block of Wiggins Street on Wednesday night.

According to the police report, an unknown offender knocked the victim’s mailbox off its post.

Lost articles were reported at the 500 block of West Green Street on Wednesday afternoon.

According to the police report, the victim left his camera, camera lens and camera bag in his car and found they were missing when he went back to retrieve them.

A 60-year-old man was arrested at the 300 block of North Park Street on Tuesday morning.

According to the police report, the offender fled from his car on foot after receiving a warning for failure to use a turn signal. Police apprehended him and found he had two valid warrants for arrest. Police also arrested him on charges of resisting an officer, driving without a license and failure to signal.

Urbana

A 19-year-old woman was arrested at the 1800 block of North Lincoln Avenue on Monday afternoon.

According to the police report, the offender was arrested for selling tobacco products to minors.

Theft was reported at the 2400 block of Prairie Green Drive on Wednesday night.

According to the police report, the victim placed her wallet on top of her car and forgot it was there. When she returned it was gone.

A 21-year-old man was arrested at Wal-Mart, 100 S. High Cross Road, on Wednesday night.

According to the police report, the offender was arrested on charges of theft.

University

Theft was reported at the Grainger Engineering Library Information Center, 1301 W. Springfield Ave., on Monday evening.

According to the police report, an unknown offender stole a laptop, MP3 player and digital camera after the victim left them unattended.

A 23-year-old man was arrested at the intersection of Green and Fifth streets, Monday afternoon.

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