In an independent, equiprobable allocation urn model, there are various Poisson and normal limit laws for the occupancy of single urns. Applying the Chen-Stein method, we obtain Poisson, compound Poisson and multivariate Poisson limit laws, together with estimates of their rates of convergence, for the number of chunks of $\kappa$ (fixed) adjacent urns occupied by certain numbers of balls distributed in some specified patterns. Several related results on occupancy, waiting time and spacings at certain random times are also presented.
"Some Limit Theorems on Distributional Patterns of Balls in Urns." Ann. Appl. Probab. 1 (4) 513 - 538, November, 1991. https://doi.org/10.1214/aoap/1177005836