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A 22-year-old man was charged with DUI and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident after the vehicle he was driving allegedly rear ended another vehicle, then struck a utility pole in the 5300 block of 95th Street.

Carl Busch IV, of Oak Lawn, was arrested at 1:54 a.m. Jan. 20. Busch was reportedly at George's Lounge, 5407 W. 95th St., earlier that evening, and after leaving struck the vehicle in which a woman he had met at the bar was sitting with two men. Busch reportedly tore in shirt off while in a cell at the police station. He was also charged with driving with no insurance.

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Two Chicago men were charged with battery after one allegedly slapped a woman and the other punched a woman in the face after a fight at the Hilton Oak Lawn, 9333 S. Cicero Ave.

Jose A. Quiroz, 19, and Miguel A. Martinez, 23, were arrested at 12:38 a.m. Jan. 20. The men reportedly argued with people while at a party at the hotel. Quiroz slapped a woman, and Martinez punched a woman in the face and jumped on a wooden desk, breaking it, police said. Martinez was also charged with criminal damage to property.

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Burglary to a motor vehicle was reported at 4:44 p.m. Jan. 18 in the 8900 block of Cicero Avenue. Jewelry worth $13,150, including a diamond wedding band, two pairs of earrings, several gold rings with diamonds and emeralds, and a gold bracelet were reported taken.

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A 51-year-old man was charged with possession of a controlled substance after Advocate Christ Medical Center staff members reportedly found crack and heroin in his bed.

Christopher Carter, of Chicago, was arrested at 12:52 a.m. Jan. 22. He had reportedly been in the bathroom for an hour, and when he returned staff found three plastic pouches containing 2 grams of crack and 1 gram of heroin in the bed sheets.

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A 44-year-old man was charged with criminal trespass to property and disorderly conduct after he allegedly tried to remove a window screen and threatened a resident in the 8700 block of 51st Avenue.

John R. Miletich, of Chicago Ridge, was arrested at 4:31 p.m. Jan. 22.

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Three Chicago women were charged with retail theft after they allegedly took $2,130 worth of electronics, food, and clothing from a store in the 4100 block of 95th Street.

Crystal D. McCaskill, 19, Azalea M. Conn, 28, and Tammie C. Thomas, 24, were arrested at 11:46 a.m. Jan. 19. The women reportedly filled shopping carts with the items and left without paying.

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A 49-year-old man was reportedly charged with DUI and improper lane usage after police stopped the vehicle he was driving at the intersection of 103rd Street and Lacrosse Avenue.

William J. Lang, of Oak Lawn, was arrested at 1:39 a.m. Jan. 13. He was also charged with failure to signal when required.

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A 37-year-old man was reportedly charged with DUI and speeding after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 9200 block of 54th Avenue.

Jacoby F. Brown, of Evergreen Park, was arrested at 12:58 a.m. Jan. 22. He was also charged with improper lane usage.

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A 53-year-old man was charged with DUI and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident after he allegedly rear ended a vehicle at the intersection of 87th Street and Cicero Avenue.

Ramon G. Garcia, of Oak Lawn, was arrested at 7:28 p.m. Jan. 19.

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A 27-year-old man was reportedly charged with speeding and DUI after police stopped the vehicle he was driving in the 7100 block of 95th Street.

Sean P. Virgin, of Plainfield, was arrested at 12:42 a.m. Jan. 19. He was also charged with improper lane usage and no valid proof of insurance.

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A 22-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he took a set of toy cars worth $10 from a store in the 4100 block of 95th Street.

Christopher L. Buries, of Chicago, was arrested at 9:28 p.m. Jan. 21.

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Theft from a motor vehicle and criminal damage to property was reported at 1:06 p.m. Jan. 18 in the 9100 block of Cicero Avenue. A stereo system worth $700 was reportedly taken, and the dashboard was damaged.

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A 62-year-old man was charged with retail theft after he allegedly took seven razor blade refills worth $137 from a store in the 4100 block of 95th Street.

Garland Louis Stovall, of Harvey, was arrested at 1:51 p.m. Jan. 23.

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Residential burglary was reported at 8:31 p.m. Jan. 23 at a home in the 4200 block of 107th Street. Money was taken from a purse, police said.

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Residential burglary was reported at 9:12 a.m. Jan. 21 at a garage in the 10100 block of Komensky Avenue. A snow blower worth $500 was reported taken.