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Man accused for second time of giving girl heroin

Two men were charged with endangering the health and life of a child and contributing to the delinquency of a child after one of them allegedly gave heroin to a girl who overdosed on the opiate at a home in the 11100 block of Helena Drive.

Matthew Lefebvre, 19, and Witold Studeneki, 20, both of Palos Hills, were arrested at 1:30 a.m. Nov. 7. Studeneki was also charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug equipment. Studeneki had in his possession syringes and a liquid that contained heroin, police said.

Lefebvre had been charged Oct. 26 with endangering the life and health of a child after allegedly giving heroin to the same girl.

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Criminal damage to a vehicle was reported at 5:40 p.m. Nov. 9 in the 10100 block of 86th Court. A woman reportedly told police she had parked her car on the street at 10 p.m. Nov. 8, and when she returned the next day found her driver’s-side window had been shattered and that black paint had been sprayed all over the vehicle.

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Criminal damage to a vehicle was reported at 11 a.m. Nov. 9 in the 10000 block of 86th Court. A woman reportedly told police she parked her vehicle on the street at 7 p.m. Nov. 8, and when she returned the next day found someone had sprayed black paint on the driver’s side.

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Fraud was reported at 3 p.m. Nov. 9. A woman reportedly told police she had paid her rent by putting a money order in a night deposit box at a management office in the 10000 block of 86th Terrace. The management on Nov. 9 reportedly told the woman she had not paid her rent for August. The check was cashed in Illiana, police said.

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Criminal damage to property was reported at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 10 at an apartment building in the 8500 block of 100th Terrace. Management reportedly told police washing machines had been damaged.

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Credit card fraud was reported at 6 p.m. Nov. 6. A man reportedly misplaced his credit card at a business, and was then informed by his credit card company that his card had been used at a Best Buy for $750 and on iTunes for $1.

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Theft was reported at a Marathon gas station, 11056 S. Southwest Highway, at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 7. Employees reported that a gas pump was not working correctly and that 280 gallons of gasoline were missing.

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Telephone harassment was reported at 8:45 a.m. Nov. 12. A business owner told police he had recently fired an employee, and that the employee had allegedly been text messaging him regarding money she believed the man owed her.

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A 24-year-old man was reportedly charged with speeding and DUI after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 10200 block of Roberts Road.

Christopher Kulawiak, of Lockport, was arrested at 4:15 a.m. Nov. 10. He was reportedly driving 95 mph in a 35-mph zone. He was also reportedly charged with improper lane usage and illegal squealing and screeching of tires.