Michael D. Mitchell, 22, of Champaign, was arrested at 9:57 p.m. Sunday at his residence in the 200 block of East Church Street for driving with a suspended license, driving with an expired registration, operating an uninsured vehicle and fleeing from police. An officer initially attempted to stop Mitchell’s vehicle in the 300 block of East Church Street, Champaign, because its registration was expired. After the vehicle was stopped, Mitchell ran from the scene and was arrested about an hour later at his home a block away.
Dazhan D. Moore, 23, of Urbana, was arrested at 1:48 a.m. Sunday in the 700 block of South Randolph Street, Champaign, for aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. Moore was a passenger in a vehicle that initially was stopped for disobeying a stop sign. Police searched the vehicle and its occupants after smelling a strong odor of cannabis and found a loaded gun with an extended magazine in Moore’s waistband. Police also found a small bag of cannabis in Moore’s pants pocket.
A U. of I. employee reported that someone had broken a window between Friday and Monday at the Campus Instructional Facility, 1405 W. Springfield Ave., Urbana. A cost estimate to replace the window was not available.
Christian L. Johnson, 19, of Chicago, was arrested at 2:05 a.m. Saturday near Second and Daniel streets, Champaign, for driving under the influence of alcohol, illegal transportation of alcohol, failing to signal a turn and stopping in the roadway. Police initially stopped Johnson’s vehicle because he had stopped in the middle of the street and then hit a curb after the vehicle started moving again. After the arrest, officers found an open container of alcohol in the vehicle.