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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.




Battery
July 9
Joseph Whelan, 23, and Nicholas Whelan, 25, both of Villa Park, were charged with aggravated battery and mob action in the 1000 block of E. Division at 12:21 a.m. Police said four juveniles also were charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor and released to a parent.
 
July 7
A parent in the 600 block of S. Hammerschmidt advised at 8:10 p.m. that a juvenile hit another juvenile in the face.
 
July 6
A juvenile advised that another juvenile touched her inappropriately while riding a school bus in the 200 block of E. Progress Road at 2:53 p.m.

Criminal damage to property, damage to property
July 8
Brandon Beahan, 18, of Lombard; Ian Robertson, 18, of Lombard; Donald Reilley, 18, of Glen Ellyn; and Jack Amador, 18, of Villa Park, were issued local ordinance violations for damage to property in the 800 block of E. Roosevelt at 1:29 a.m.

July 6
Criminal damage to a vehicle was reported in the 100 block of W. June at 11:59 p.m. A complainant advised that a subject spray-painted a black line on her vehicle.

July 5
A complainant in the 500 block of S. Rosebud advised at 7:43 a.m. that a piece of Christmas light wire in her back yard was cut.

July 4
Joseph Nichols, 32, of Villa Park, was charged with criminal damage to property in the 200 block of W. Westmore at 4:47 a.m.

A complainant in the 300 block of N. Edgewood advised at 7:25 p.m. that a subject damaged the residence and removed the washer and dryer prior to moving out.

July 3
Two incidents of damage to a vehicle were reported in the 1300 block of S. Finley. In the first incident at 7:57 a.m., a complainant advised that her vehicle was scratched. In the second incident at 8:15 a.m., a complainant advised that the passenger side quarter panel of her vehicle was scratched.

Criminal trespass
July 9
Warren Kreitzer, 68, of Aurora, was issued a local ordinance violation for criminal trespass at Lovers Lane, 711 E. Roosevelt Road, at 10:07 a.m.
 
Disorderly conduct
July 5
Nicholas Jennings, 30, of Sugar Grove, was charged with disorderly conduct at 7-Eleven, 246 S. Westmore, at 9:18 p.m.

Chad Lalena, 43, of Villa Park, was issued a local ordinance violation for disorderly conduct at the Eastgate Barber Shop, 837 S. Westmore, at 12:39 p.m. Police said Lalena blocked a victim’s vehicle with his and began yelling at her.

Disturbance
July 7
A complainant at Fairfield Inn, 645 W. North, advised at 6:25 a.m. that a male and female were arguing and pushing each other in the parking lot. Both subjects agreed to leave.

DUI, possession of alcohol by a minor, illegal transportation of open alcohol, consumption of alcohol by a minor
July 9
Juan Vazquez-Escamilla, 25, of West Chicago, was charged with DUI, possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to yield to an emergency vehicle and no insurance near Route 53 and North at 4:16 a.m.

Nicholas Kavalec, 23, of Geneva, was charged with DUI, open alcohol, improper lane usage and operating a vehicle while using an electronic communications device in the 700 block of W. Roosevelt at 1:54 a.m.

July 6
Nancy Kerkow, 59, of Lombard, was charged with DUI, disobeying a police officer, disobeying a flagger, expired license plates and no insurance near Roosevelt and Edgewood at 3:14 p.m.

July 5
Omari Howard, 42, of Lombard, was charged with DUI and driving while license revoked in the 100 block of E. Grove at 1:48 a.m.

William Suomi, 51, of Lombard, was charged with aggravated DUI, no insurance and a broken tail light near Wilson and Edson at 9:10 p.m.

July 4
Kelleen Dohm, 40, of Miami Beach, Fla., was charged with DUI, speeding and improper lane usage near Butterfield and Technology at 12:10 a.m.

Harassment, threats
July 9
A complainant in the 200 block of Yorktown advised at 9:33 p.m. that he found two obscene words written in lipstick on the back of his vehicle. The subject was told to stop contact with the complainant and to stay off his property.

July 8
A complainant in the 700 block of East N. Broadway advised at 4:17 p.m. that a subject is harassing her.

July 6
An employee at Pizza Hut, 30 E. Roosevelt, advised at 3:02 p.m. that they received several prank calls. An officer spoke with three juveniles and their parents.

An employee at Pioneer Child Care, 523 E. Roosevelt, advised at 4:41 p.m. that they received two harassing phone calls from a subject, who was told not to call again.

July 4
A complainant in the 1100 block of S. Main St. advised at 11:48 a.m. that they received several harassing phone calls from a subject, who was told to stop contact with the complainant.

Possession of drug paraphernalia
July 4
Kazi Hussain, 20, of Lombard, was issued citations for possession of drug paraphernalia and improper lighting near Roosevelt and Highland at 1:31 a.m.

Suspicious circumstances
July 8
A complainant in the 1000 block of E. Division advised at 11:29 a.m. that they observed obscene statements written on the sidewalk.

An employee at Extended Stay, 2701 Technology, advised at 11:30 p.m. that several subjects described as black males were smoking cannabis in the room. The room was empty upon an officer’s arrival.

July 7
An employee in the 800 block of W. Foxworth advised at 9:23 a.m. that a victim didn’t show up for work on the above date. An officer found the door frame cracked and the deadbolt damaged. The victim was not at the residence.

A complainant in the 2200 block of S. Stewart advised at 10:09 a.m. that a subject in a vehicle was taking photos of her while she walked in the lot. The subject yelled at the complainant and then left the area.

A complainant in the 500 block of N. Edward advised at 8:57 p.m. that they received a call from a phone number displaying a police department number. The complainant stated that the call was from a subject soliciting vacation packages.

July 3
An officer on Main Street at 3:02 a.m. observed two vehicles that matched the description of those involved in burglaries in the area. The officer was unable to stop the vehicle due to a high rate of speed.

Theft/burglary/attempted theft or burglary/identity theft/fraud/forgery/deceptive practice/obstruction/robbery
July 9
An employee in the 2700 block of S. Highland advised at 2:27 a.m. that a subject described as a black male exited a cab without making payment.

July 8
Theft was reported at Last Chance, 100 Yorktown, at 6:39 p.m. A complainant advised that her wallet was taken from her purse.

Theft was reported in the 1000 block of S. Finley at 10:01 p.m. A complainant advised that her keys were taken from her apartment.

July 7
Retail theft was reported at Victoria’s Secret, 157 Yorktown, at 9:29 p.m. An employee advised that three subjects had taken merchandise and fled the store.

July 6
Theft was reported at the Lombard Train Depot, Park and Parkside, at 6:27 p.m. A complainant advised that his mountain bike was taken from the bike rack.

Burglary to a vehicle was reported at the train depot, St. Charles and Charlotte, at 7 p.m. A complainant advised that she returned to her vehicle and found a window partially rolled down. There was damage to the back driver’s side door panel and damage to the steering column

Theft was reported at Chase Bank, 223 E. Roosevelt, at 9:46 p.m. A complainant advised that her stolen identification card was used for unauthorized withdrawals from her bank account.

July 5
Three incidents of burglary to a vehicle were reported in the 500 block of W. Eugenia. In the first incident at 9:22 a.m., a complainant advised that a firearm was taken from his unlocked vehicle. In the second incident at 9:53 a.m., a complainant advised that a subject gained entry to her vehicle. In the third incident at 10:14 a.m. a complainant advised that a subject gained entry to his locked vehicle.

Theft was reported in the 200 block of W. Potomac at 11:03 a.m. A complainant advised that a wedding ring set was taken from a dresser in her bedroom.

Attempted burglary was reported at Weymer Corp., 1151 N. Main St., at 12:45 p.m. Two employees advised that the rear door was damaged in an attempt to gain entry.

Theft was reported in the 300 block of W. Morris at 8:02 p.m. A complainant advised that her state identification card and her ATM card were taken.

July 4
Theft of a vehicle was reported in the 700 block of W. Roosevelt at 2:59 a.m. An officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The officer was notified that the vehicle was reported stolen. A victim advised she had reported it stolen but has since recovered the vehicle.
 
July 3
Angel Vargas, 18, of Elmwood Park, was charged with burglary to a vehicle at Jewel, 1177 S. Main, at 3:47 a.m.

Seven incidents of burglary to a vehicle were reported in 1-400 blocks of W. Collen. In the first incident at 2:17 a.m., a complainant advised that he observed four male subjects attempting to gain entry to his vehicle. The complainant confronted the subjects who then fled the area. In the second incident at 5:35 a.m., an officer observed a vehicle with an open door. A victim advised that a navigation system and a pair of sunglasses were taken from the vehicle. In the third incident at 5:52 a.m., an officer observed a vehicle with an open door. A victim advised that a DVD player was taken from the vehicle. In the fourth incident at 6:02 a.m., a complainant advised that a subject gained entry to his vehicle. In the fifth incident at 7:54 a.m., a complainant advised that a pump motor was taken from his vehicle. In the sixth incident at 10:49 a.m., a complainant advised that the driver’s side window of their vehicle was forced down. In the seventh incident at 10:36 a.m., a complainant advised that his wallet was taken from his unlocked vehicle.

Two incidents of complainants advising that a subject gained entry to their unlocked vehicles were reported in the 100 block of Collen at 11:02 and 11:07 a.m., respectively

Attempted burglary to a vehicle was reported in the 100 block of W. 17th at 2:32 a.m. A complainant advised that the interior lights were on in two vehicles parked in the driveway, but nothing appeared to be missing.

Five incidents of burglary to a vehicle were reported in the 100 block of E. Regency Drive. In the first incident at 2:46 a.m., a complainant advised that three male subjects gained entry to his vehicle. The complainant confronted the subjects who then fled the area in a vehicle. He advised that $50 in change was taken from the vehicle. In the second incident at 3:57 p.m., a complainant advised that $5 in change was taken from his vehicle between 12 midnight and 9 a.m. In the third incident at 4 p.m., a complainant advised that a subject entered his unlocked vehicle between 12 midnight and 9 a.m., but nothing was missing. In the fourth incident at 4:30 p.m., a complainant advised that a subject entered his unlocked vehicle between 12 midnight and 6:30 a.m., but nothing was missing. In the fifth incident at 6:31 p.m., a complainant advised that a GPS unit was taken from his unlocked vehicle sometime between 9 p.m. July 2 and 9 a.m. July 3.

Three incidents of complainants advising that a subject gained entry to their unlocked vehicles were reported in the 1400 block of S. June at 8:23 a.m.; in the 100 block of Arboretum at 8:43 a.m.; and in the 1-100 block of W. 17th at 10:53 a.m.; respectively.

Burglary to a vehicle was reported in the 100 block of W 17th at 11:18 a.m. A complainant advised that a cell phone was taken from his unlocked vehicle.

Burglary to a vehicle was reported in the 200 block of W. Arboretum at 11:48 a.m. A complainant advised that a subject gained entry to her unlocked vehicle and took two keys.

Burglary was reported at Hot Topic, 142 Yorktown, at 2:33 p.m. An employee advised that a subject described as a black male had taken her backpack from a locker. The employee confronted the subject who returned the backpack and left the store. The employee advised that a credit card was missing.

Three incidents of burglary to a vehicle were reported in the 1-100 block of E. Oakton Drive. In the first incident at 2:46 p.m. a complainant advised that a subject gained entry to two unlocked vehicles parked in the driveway, but nothing was missing from either vehicle. In the second incident at 3:25 p.m., a complainant advised that a subject entered the garage and gained entry to a vehicle, but nothing was missing from the vehicle. In the third incident at 11:41 p.m., a complainant advised that a subject entered her vehicle and displaced several items sometime between 11 p.m. July 2 and 5 a.m. July 3.

Burglary to a vehicle was reported in the 1-100 block of Vennard Court at 4:24 p.m. A complainant advised that an ashtray and change were taken from his unlocked vehicle at around 2:20 a.m.

Theft was reported in the 2000 block of E. St. Regis at 4:41 p.m. A complainant advised that a barbell was taken from the parking garage.

An unnamed male subject faces charges of theft of a vehicle, fleeing a police officer, aggravated assault to a police officer, speeding, improper lane usage and no insurance near Route 53 and Pleasant at 9:07 p.m. Police said an officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. A male subject fled from the traffic stop. The vehicle was located unoccupied by the Addison Police Department.

Theft was reported at the Yorktown Mall at 9:31 p.m. A complainant advised that left his wallet on a table, and found the wallet was gone after he returned. The complainant was notified of several unauthorized purchases made with his debit card.



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,
nor are suspects charged with domestic
violence in order to protect
the privacy of the victim.


July 8
Jacob Hamilton, 18, of Lombard, was charged with DUI, two counts of unlawful possession of alcohol by a minor, improper lane usage and no insurance near Route 83 and Salt Creek Bridge at 2:05 a.m.

July 7
David Judys, 19, of Elmhurst, was charged with unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and no insurance near St. Charles and Westmore at 5:05 p.m.

Theft was reported at Thornton’s Gas Station at 8:06 p.m. Police said an unknown suspect left without paying for $38.90 worth of gas.

July 6
Ryan Prisant, 19, of Broadview, was charged with possession of cannabis under 10 grams in the 400 block of N. Chatham at 10:30 p.m.

July 5
A female juvenile from Villa Park was charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor in the 1000 block of W. North Ave. at 6:54 p.m.

July 4
Iesha D. Miller, 32, of Chicago, was charged with DUI, illegal transportation of alcohol and three counts of improper lane usage near Roosevelt and York at 11:37 p.m.

Camilo F. Rosas, 22, of Villa Park, was charged with two counts of DUI and illegal lane usage near Ardmore and Highridge at 5:57 a.m.
 
Residential burglary was reported in the 200 block of S. Harvard at 10:53 p.m. Police said a resident returned home to find that an unknown suspect(s) had gained entry into the home and garage. Tools and jewelry appeared to be missing.

July 3
Theft was reported at Lighthouse BP. Police said that between 10:25 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., an unknown suspect stole $60 from a purse that was inadvertently left in the ladies restroom.

 
   
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