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POLICE NEWS from May 23, 2013

CHICAGO RIDGE

13-year-old accused of stealing cell

   A 13-year-old Chicago boy was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took a cell phone with a retail value of $149 from a store in the Chicago Ridge Mall.

  He was arrested at 7:48 p.m. May 17.
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  A 50-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took copper fittings with a retail value of $919 from a store at the Chicago Ridge Commons.
  Charles R. Payne, of Chicago, was arrested at 2:48 p.m. May 13.
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  A 25-year-old woman was charged with retail theft after she allegedly took clothing with a retail value of $720 from a store at the Chicago Ridge Mall.
  Maria Arroyo, of Chicago, was arrested at 2:55 p.m. May 18.
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  An 18-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took items with a retail value of $150 from a store at the Chicago Ridge Mall.
  Mohommad T. Abousalem, of Burbank, was arrested at 8:15 p.m. May 13.

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  A 29-year-old woman was charged with retail theft after she allegedly took perfume with a retail value of $87 from a store at the Chicago Ridge Mall.

  Angela Villies, of Oak Lawn, was arrested at 4:12 p.m. May 18.

EVERGREEN PARK

  A 32-year-old man was reportedly charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug equipment, operation of an uninsured motor vehicle and improper turn after police stopped the vehicle he was driving at the intersection of Central Park Avenue and 95th Street.
  James Donnelly, of Hometown, was arrested at 4:24 p.m. May 14. He possessed .8 grams of heroin, a cooking spoon and two syringes, police said.
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  A 39-year-old man was reportedly charged with possession of drug equipment, possession of a controlled substance, operation of an uninsured motor vehicle and failure to wear a seatbelt after police stopped the vehicle he was driving at the intersection of 91st Street and Pulaski Road.
  Jason Stewart, of Chicago, was arrested at 4:41 p.m. May 14. He possessed 1.2 grams of heroin and a cooking spoon, police said.
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  A 41-year-old woman was charged with retail theft after she allegedly took six packs of Nicorette gum and a loaf of bread with a retail value of $299 from a store in the 2500 block of 95th Street.
  April Banks, of Chicago, was arrested at 6:20 p.m. May 12.
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  A 39-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took 12 video games with a retail value of $264 from a store in the 2500 block of 95th Street.
  William Smith, of Chicago, was arrested at 5:20 p.m. May 16.

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  A 43-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took costume jewelry with a retail value of $10 from a store in the 2500 block of 94th Street.
  Marcus Smothers, of Chicago, was arrested at 6:15 p.m. May 15.
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  An 18-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took clothing with a retail value of $36 from a store in the 2500 block of 95th Street.
  Justin Lee, of Chicago, was arrested at 4:16 p.m. May 15.
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  Two Chicago Ridge women were charged with retail theft after they allegedly took men’s items and toys from a store in the 2500 block of 95th Street.
  Marion Heywood, 23, and Stanzia Heywood, 29, were arrested at 8:35 p.m. May 11. Marion reportedly took men’s items with a retail value of $179, and Stanzia reportedly took toys with a retail value of $63.
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  A 35-year-old woman was charged with retail theft after she allegedly took clothing with a retail value of $27 from a store in the 2500 block of 95th Street.
  Elizabeth Crowley, of Chicago, was arrested at 1 p.m. May 10.

HICKORY HILLS

  A 22-year-old woman was charged with unlawful use of a weapon, possession of a firearm without a FOID card and resisting a peace officer after she allegedly walked in the westbound lane of 87th Street.
  Patrice A. Bennett, of Justice, was arrested at 9:42 p.m. May 15. She possessed a loaded .22 caliber handgun containing seven rounds of ammunition, police said. She was also reportedly cited with improper walking on a highway.
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  A 27-year-old man was reportedly charged with driving with a suspended license, speeding, no proof of insurance and improper display of registration after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 9200 block of Roberts Road.
  Andrzej S. Kucharski, of Hickory Hills, was arrested at 9:33 p.m. May 17.
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  A 47-year-old woman was charged with criminal damage to property after she allegedly broke the rear window of a vehicle in the 8700 block of 84th Court.
  Cheryl A. Hudson, of Hickory Hills, was arrested at 9:03 p.m. May 19.
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  Theft of electricity was reported at 1:41 p.m. May 15 an apartment building in the 8800 block of Roberts Road.
  ComEd reportedly contacted the building manager and told her they were going to cut the electricity to one of the apartments. When ComEd came to shut off the electricity, the basement door was forced open and the electric meter was broken, police said. Police reportedly found an extension cord leading from a vacant apartment to the apartment where the electricity had been shut off.

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  Criminal defacement of property was reported at 7:21 a.m. May 19 at Prairie View Park, 8200 W. 85th Street. Graffiti was sprayed on a trash can, a park sign and playground equipment, police said.
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  Theft from a motor vehicle was reported at 7:10 p.m. May 19 in the 9100 block of 83rd Court. Twenty-five CDs worth $50, a camera worth $30, a tool belt, sunglasses, $20 in change, and prescription medication including two sample bottles of Benicar, 60 methylphenidate pills, 45 methodone pills, and 15 effexor pills were reportedly taken from the vehicle.

Oak Lawn

  Two Chicago residents were each charged with retail theft after they allegedly took items from a store in the 4100 block of 95th Street.
  Bertha Diaz, 35, and Rogelio Lopez, 25, were arrested at 3:48 p.m. May 11. Diaz reportedly took items with a retail value of $494, and Lopez took items with a retail value of $406. The two reportedly place the items in plastic bags they had brought into the store. Police reportedly found a plastic bin full of bags with store logos, and a purse containing $3,678 in Diaz’s car.
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  A 56-year-old man was charged with assault and retail theft after he allegedly took two candy bars and a can of sardines worth $5 and threatened a manager at a grocery store in the 5300 block of 95th Street.
  Joseph M. Rotkis, of Oak Lawn, was arrested at 11:28 a.m. May 15.
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  A 22-year-old man was charged with disorderly conduct after he allegedly called the 911 emergency dispatch center for non-emergency reasons repeatedly from a cell phone in the 9500 block of 53rd Avenue.
  Justin E. Hill, of Evergreen Park, was arrested at 7:59 p.m. May 15.
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  A 49-year-old man was reportedly charged with DUI and speeding after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 7100 block of 95th Street.
  Richard M. Rigley, of Burr Ridge, was arrested at 12:52 a.m. May 17.
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  A 28-year-old man was reportedly charged with retail theft and possession of a hypodermic syringe after police stopped him at a store in the 4000 block of 95th Street.
  Abraham Espanol Arteaga, of Chicago, was arrested at 1 p.m. May 15. He reportedly took a leaf blower and two drills with a retail value of $590.
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  A 22-year-old woman was charged with battery, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after police stopped her while she was walking through people’s backyards in the 4200 block of 96th Street.
  Breanna M. Delvalle, of Bridgeview, was arrested at 5:12 p.m. May 15. She allegedly refused to be handcuffed and kicked an officer in the hand.
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  A 23-year-old man was reportedly charged with DUI and improper lane usage after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 6200 block of 95th Street.
  Todd David Rose, of Palos Heights, was arrested at 12:59 a.m. May 9.
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  A 31-year-old woman was charged with possession of drug equipment after she was allegedly found asleep behind the wheel of a car in a McDonald’s parking lot, 10549 S. Cicero Ave.
  Tiffany L. Thompson, of Hickory Hills, was arrested at 10:19 a.m. May 10. She reportedly possessed four syringes and a cotton ball.
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  A 47-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took two packages of Tide detergent and a bottle of Grand Marnier with a collective retail value of $41 from a store in the 9400 block of Pulaski Road.
  Bernard Dabney, of Chicago, was arrested at 1:51 a.m. May 12.
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  A 24-year-old woman was charged with retail theft after she allegedly took children’s clothing with a retail value of $31 from a store in the 4100 block of 95th Street.
  Jasmyne L. Howell, of Chicago, was arrested at 1:10 p.m. May 11.
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  Theft from a motor vehicle was reported at 5:16 p.m. May 15 in the 8700 block of Cicero Avenue. A purse containing $150 and a credit card was reportedly taken.
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  Residential burglary was reported at 1:35 p.m. May 15 at a garage in the 5900 block of 99th Street. Tools worth $1,625 were reportedly taken.

Palos Hills

  A 30-year-old man was charged with DUI, possession of a controlled substance, transportation of open alcohol and improper lane usage after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 10900 block of Roberts Road.
  Andrezej Stoch, of Burbank, was arrested at 10 p.m. May 15. He possessed two open cans of beer and a plastic bag containing 2 grams of cocaine, police said.
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  A 47-year-old woman was reportedly charged with endangering the life and health of a child, driving with a suspended license and failure to wear a seatbelt after police stopped the vehicle she was driving in the 9700 block of 81st Avenue.
  Donna Hanahan, of Hickory Hills, was arrested at 8 p.m. May 16. A small child was sitting on her lap as she drove, police said.
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  A 33-year-old man was charged with telephone harassment and electronic harassment after he allegedly sent phone calls, text messages and emails to a female starting on May 13.
  Dan Katula, of Chicago Ridge, was arrested at 11:30 a.m. May 17.
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  A 19-year-old woman was charged with criminal damage to property after she allegedly scratched a squad car parked at Stagg High School, 8015 W. 111th St.
  Madeline Neufeld, of Palos Park, was arrested at 2 p.m. May 15.
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  Criminal damage to a vehicle was reported at 9 a.m. May 16 in the 10300 block of Roberts Road. The left front tire on a vehicle had been cut.
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  Criminal damage to a vehicle was reported at 7:30 a.m. May 18 in the 8200 block of Holly Court. The front and rear driver’s-side windows were reported broken.
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  Criminal damage to property was reported at 6:50 a.m. May 19 in the 9900 block of 81st Avenue. A mailbox was reportedly damaged.

Worth

  A 19-year-old man was reportedly charged with DUI, improper turn, improper lane usage and leaving the scene of an accident after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 7200 block of 112th Place.
  Mark A. Bromley II, of Worth, was arrested at 6:11 p.m. May 16.
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  A 44-year-old woman was reportedly charged with driving with a suspended license, speeding and no insurance after police stopped the vehicle she was driving in the 10700 block of Ridgeland Avenue.
  Christina Garcia, of Bridgeview, was arrested at 10:39 a.m. May 15.
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  A 30-year-old man was reportedly charged with no valid driver’s license and obstructed windshield after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 6800 block of 107th Street.
  Juan C. Lopez, of Worth, was arrested at 10:13 a.m. May 17.
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  A 16-year old Chicago Ridge boy was reportedly charged with criminal trespass to real property and resisting a peace officer after police found him asleep at the Metra train station, 11000 S. Depot Avenue. The boy allegedly fought with officers and refused to listen to them.