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INFORMATION TAKEN FROM LOMBARD POLICE FILES
The Lombard Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Juveniles age 17-or-younger are not named, nor are suspects charged with domestic violence in order to protect the privacy of the victim.




Aggravated speeding
June 11
Christian Ruiz, 18, of Villa Park, was charged with aggravated speeding near Roosevelt and Ahrens at 10:25 p.m.

Assault, battery
June 11
A complainant in the 2200 block of S. Stewart advised at 2:08 p.m. that a juvenile had been battered and harassed by a subject while riding the bus to school.

June 10
Richard Czerwin, 19, of Lombard, was charged with battery in the 500 block of W. North at 10:21 p.m. Police said Czerwin struck Eddie Burton, 22, of Bellwood, during a verbal altercation. Burton was taken into custody on a DuPage County Sheriff’s warrant, according to police.

June 8
An employee at Carsons, 230 Yorktown, advised at 5:31 p.m. that a subject spit on him and then fled the scene.

Criminal damage to property, damage to property, criminal trespass to property
June 13
A complainant in the 1000 block of E. Division advised at 7:41 p.m. that the tires on her vehicle were slashed.

June 12
A complainant at Blast Fitness, 1141 S. Main, advised at 6:12 a.m. that the tires on her vehicle were flattened.

An employee at Blast Fitness, 1411 S. Main, advised at 8:48 p.m. that a subject slashed the tires of a victim’s vehicle, and the subject threatened to return to cause additional damage.

June 11
An employee at Valdez Engineering, 100 W. 22nd, advised at 7:46 a.m. that a smart board in the conference room had been damaged.

June 9
A complainant at 20 W. Wine & Spirits, 20 W. St. Charles, advised at 10:37 a.m. that the front door of the store was damaged.

June 8
An employee at TCF Bank, 555 E. Butterfield, advised at 6:34 p.m. that a subject in a truck went through the drive thru lane and damaged the sign. The area was checked for the truck with no results.

Two complainants in the 100 block of Collen Court advised at 7:33 p.m. that the storm door of the residence was damaged.

June 7
A complainant at Mariano’s Fuel Center, 341 W Roosevelt, advised at 5:23 p.m. that his vehicle was scratched with a key.

Domestic battery, domestic incident, disturbance
June 12
A complainant near Harding and Main advised at 8:30 p.m. that a male subject was striking a female victim. An officer located the subject and victim, who refused assistance and refused to cooperate.

June 11
A 29-year-old Lombard man was charged with domestic battery in the 2700 block of S. Highland at 11:51 p.m.

June 10
A complainant at Mr. Broast, 837 Roosevelt, advised at 2:21 a.m. that two intoxicated male subjects were harassing customers. Both subjects were told to leave and complied.
 
A complainant at Walgreens, 309 W. St. Charles, advised at 3:32 p.m. that a subject accused her of intentionally hitting his vehicle twice with her car door and began yelling at her. The officer determined the damage to the vehicle did not match.

An employee at Pep Boys, 865 E. Roosevelt, advised at 6:18 p.m. that a subject became verbally abusive when told he could not have his vehicle. The dispute was resolved.
 
June 8
A complainant in the 100 block of E. 22nd St. observed a male juvenile punching and kicking a female subject at 2:58 p.m. The area was checked with no results.

June 7
A complainant near Westmore and Division observed a male subject strike a female subject while they drove in the area at 7:55 p.m. The area was checked with no results.

DUI, consumption of alcohol by a minor, possession of alcohol, illegal transportation of alcohol
June 12
Shayne Miller, 40, of Warrenville, was charged with DUI and disobeying a traffic control device near St. Charles and Grace at 12:51 a.m.

June 10
Yajaira Salgado, 21, of Chicago, was charged with DUI, aggravated battery of a police officer, resisting arrest, illegal transportation of alcohol, improper lighting and no insurance near North and Main at 2:27 a.m.

June 9
Corey Weller, 29, of Lombard, was charged with DUI near Finley and Pinebrook at 12:45 a.m.

Harassment, threats
June 12
A complainant at Goodwill, 351 E. Roosevelt, advised at 10 a.m. that a subject was harassing her. The complainant refused further assistance and left the area.

A complainant in the 300 block of W. Harding advised at 2:05 p.m. that she received several calls from a subject who claimed to have a delivery for her. The complainant was advised the calls were fraudulent.

June 11
A complainant in the 800 block of E. Roosevelt advised at 12:59 p.m. that a subject cut him off several times while driving. An officer spoke with the subject.

June 10
An employee at Wells Fargo, 1 E. 22nd St., advised at 1:51 p.m. that a subject made threatening statements after giving notice. An officer spoke with the subject, who denied making the threat. An officer issued a trespass warning to the subject.

An employee at 7-Eleven, 594 S. Main, advised at 7:09 p.m. that two subjects described as white males threatened him while purchasing cigarettes. The subjects left the store.

June 9
A complainant in the 200 block of W. Morris advised at 12:02 a.m. that a subject left threatening messages. The subject was told to stop contact with the complainant.

June 7
A complainant at DuPage Medical Group, 1801 S. Highland, received unwanted contact from a subject at 4:50 p.m. The complainant advised the subject also has showed up at her place of employement.

Obstruction
June 12
Deshawn King, 30, of Hanover Park, was charged with obstructing identification, resisting a police officer, obstructing a police officer, no valid driver’s license and no seat belt in the 1-100 block of E. St. Charles at 2:10 p.m.

Suspicious circumstances
June 13
A complainant in the 1-100 block of Elizabeth Court advised at 1:58 p.m. that two male subjects exited a white pickup truck, came to her door and told a witness they were there to fix the sink. The complainant advised she did not schedule any work at the home. The area was checked with no results.

June 12
A complainant in the 900 block of S. Grace advised at 11:36 a.m. that they received a call from a subject claiming to be a relative requesting money.

A complainant in the 200 block of W. 22nd advised at 12:40 p.m. that a subject needs to be served an order of protection, and observed the subject outside her workplace. The subject left prior to an officer’s arrival.

June 11
An employee at Foulkes Vision Institute, 477 E. Butterfield, advised at 4:53 p.m. they received a call from a subject claiming to work for ComEd, threatening to disconnect electrical service. The employee was advised the call was fraudulent.

June 10
A complainant in the 1400 block of S. Sycamore advised at 4:42 p.m. that they received a voicemail message from an elderly subject who sounded in distress. An officer was unable to make contact with the caller.

A complainant in the 1000 block of S. Westmore advised at 9:37 p.m. that she allowed a subject to use her vehicle, but the subject has not returned the vehicle.
 
Theft, burglary, attempted theft or burglary, identity theft, fraud, forgery, deceptive practice, obstruction, robbery
June 13
Destiny N. Garcia, 24, of Oak Hurst, and Stephanie L. Castillo, 36, of Aurora, were charged with retail theft at J.C. Penney, 175 Yorktown, at 6:25 p.m.

Theft was reported at the Elmhurst Clinic, 130 S. Main, at 11:09 a.m. A complainant advised that her necklace was taken from a shelf between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. June 7.

Forgery was reported at Stoneleigh Recovery Associates, 810 W. Springer Drive, at 2:16 p.m. An employee advised of an unauthorized withdrawal from a company account.

Credit card fraud was reported in the 600 block of N. West at 6:59 p.m. A complainant advised that her personal information was used to open credit accounts.

June 12
A stolen vehicle was reported at Navigation Inc. and Leasing One Inc., 951 N. Ridge, at 10:39 a.m. An employee advised that a subject was hired to deliver a load to Florida and has not returned the semi-trailer.

Forgery was reported at the U.S. Post Office, 380 E. St. Charles, at 11:21 a.m. An employee advised that a subject attempted to pay with a counterfeit $20 bill.

Theft was reported at Fairfield Inn, 645 W. North, at 5:06 p.m. A complainant advised that her purse was taken.

Retail theft was reported near Harding and Main at 8:30 p.m. An employee advised that a black male subject and black female subject had taken two pairs of sunglasses and left the store without paying.
 
June 11
Susan Loar, 54, of Lombard, was charged with theft in the 100 block of E. Grove at 5:38 p.m.

Fraud was reported in the 1-100 block of W. North at 9:15 a.m. A complainant advised that his credit card information was used for unauthorized purchases.

Fraud was reported at J.C. Penney, 175 Yorktown, at 11:18 a.m. A complainant advised that her personal information was used to open a J.C. Penney credit account.

Fraud was reported in the 1300 block of S. Finley at 11:46 a.m. A complainant advised they received a fraudulent check from a subject.

A complainant in the 200 block of E. Taylor advised at 12:13 p.m. that a subject placed an ad listing his property for sale.

An employee in the 1100 block of S. Grace advised at 4:26 p.m. that several fixtures and kitchen cabinets were missing from the residence.

Fraud was reported in the 700 block of N. West at 6:53 p.m. A complainant advised that a subject has been using funds from the EPPI Card improperly.

June 9
Fraud was reported near Maple and Elizabeth at 6:44 a.m. An employee advised that a subject paid the cab fare with a counterfeit bill. An officer was unable to make contact with the subject.

Two complainants at X-Sport, 205 W. Roosevelt, advised at 10:58 a.m. that their vehicle was taken from the parking lot. The vehicle was later located in Elmwood Park.

Theft was reported in the 100 block of W. Park at 12:41 p.m. A complainant advised that a Weber grill was taken.

Theft was reported in the 1300 block of S. Finley at 4:25 p.m. A complainant advised that her credit card information was used for unauthorized purchases.

June 8
Sarah Larson, 35, of Woodridge, was charged with retail theft at Target, 60 Yorktown, at 3:53 p.m.

Theft was reported at Target, 60 Yorktown, at 1:28 p.m. An employee advised that three subjects had taken baby formula totaling $577 and left the store without paying.

Fraud was reported at Olympic Signs, 1130 N. Garfield, at 11:20 a.m. An employee advised that a subject used the company credit card fraudulently.

A complainant in the 800 block of Foxworth was notified of suspicious activity on his credit reports at
2:38 p.m.

Retail theft was reported at Von Maur, 145 Yorktown, at 3:53 p.m. An employee advised that a subject described as an Asian female had taken merchandise and left the store without paying.

Theft by deception was reported at Mariano’s, 345 W. Roosevelt, at 4:52 p.m. A complainant was approached by a female subject asking for cash because his vehicle was towed. The complainant gave the subject cash and later learned her vehicle was never towed.

June 7
Theft was reported in the 500 block of W. Foxworth at 3:51 p.m. A complainant advised that a subject misused funds from her checking account while acting as her power of attorney.

Warrant arrest
June 13
Police said Ivan Bello-Cruz, 32, of Chicago, posted cash bond on an outstanding warrant, and also was charged with driving while license suspended near Westmore and Washington at 10:48 a.m.

June 11
Police said Christopher Falzone, 28, of Lombard, turned himself in on an outstanding warrant at 2:45 p.m.

Police said Jose Jimenez, 47, of Lombard, was taken into custody on a DuPage County Sheriff’s warrant in the 300 block of N. Fairfield at 7:31 p.m.

Police said the Bolingbrook Police Department advised of the arrest of Marcos Merrell, 23, of Woodridge, on a Lombard Police Department original complaint for possession of a controlled substance.

Police said Ryan Wagner, 18, of Lombard, was taken into custody on a DuPage County Sheriff’s warrant at 3:08 a.m.

June 8
Police said Eric Smith, 49, of Lombard, turned himself in on a Lombard Police Department original complaint for violation of an order of protection.




The Villa Park Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Juveniles age 17-or-younger are not named.


June 9
Anthony R. Galto, 40, of Geneva, was charged with DUI, improper lane usage and no insurance near Addison and St. Charles at 7:21 p.m.

A 27-year-old Palatine man was charged with domestic battery at Motel 6 at 4:10 a.m.

June 8-June 9
Criminal damage was reported in the 300 block of N. Ardmore. Police said an unknown suspect smashed the driver’s side mirror of a vehicle parked in the train lot sometime between 7 a.m. June 8 and 11 a.m. June 9.

June 8
Paul K.J. Deyerler, 22, of Wheaton, was issued citations for possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia near North and Michigan at 9:20 p.m.

Burglary was reported in the 1-100 block of S. Ardmore at 12:16 a.m. Police said an unknown suspect broke out the rear passenger window of a vehicle and stole a radio.

June 7
Retail theft was reported at Aldi at 3:43 p.m. Police said an unknown suspect removed a package of steaks from display and left the store without paying for the item.

June 6-June 7
Criminal damage was reported in the 1-100 block of N. Yale. Police said the rear windshield of a vehicle, parked in the driveway, appears to have been shattered by a BB or pellet gun sometime between 8 p.m. June 6 and 7:38 a.m. June 7.

June 6
Kelly S. Degand, 39, of Lombard, was charged with retail theft in the 200 block of E. Roosevelt at 10:07 p.m.

Criminal damage was reported in the 500 block of N. Second. Police said an unknown suspect broke a concrete angel statue that was on a porch sometime between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.

June 5
Ashili J. Ciesielski, 31, of Oglesby, Ill., was charged with retail theft in the 200 block of E. Roosevelt at 3:03 a.m.

A 20-year-old Villa Park man was charged with two counts of domestic battery in the 1-100 block of E. Elm on May 15. The original complaint and arrest warrant were issued June 5.

Battery was reported at Forman Mills at 6:56 p.m. Police said an unknown suspect punched a victim in the face while the victim sat outside of the store.

June 4
Retail theft was reported at Game Stop at 11:54 a.m. Police said an unknown male suspect entered the store and removed items from display, and left the store without paying for the items.

June 3-June 4
Theft was reported in the 600 block of S. Wisconsin. Police said an unknown suspect stole a garbage can from the parkway sometime between 5 p.m. June 3 and 5 p.m. June 4.

June 3
William K. Hines, 19, of Elgin, was issued a citation for possession of drug paraphernalia; Muhammad S. Naveed, 18, of Villa Park, was issued a citation for possession of drug paraphernalia; and Alec. J. Michaelson, 18, of Lombard, was issued citations for possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia in the 1500 block of S. Ardmore at 9:27 p.m.

Criminal damage was reported in the 500 block of N. Ardmore. Police said an unknown suspect attempted to pry open one of the doors of a vehicle parked in a parking lot sometime between 12:01 a.m. and 8:22 p.m.

May 22
Brandon A. Beahan, 19, of Lombard, was charged with disorderly conduct/obstructing a police officer in the 300 block of W. Jackson at 8:06 p.m.

 
   
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