Midlothian, Oak Forest police blotter
THEFT: An iPhone was stolen June 11 in the 15100 block of Hamlin Avenue. The owner told police that she offered directions to a woman in a car, and the woman asked to use the phone and then drove off with it.
RETAIL THEFT: Charles Cazley Jr., 25, of Blue Island, and Artemas Johnson, 36, of Hoffman Estates , were charged with retail theft after stealing liquor June 11 from Walgreens, 4800 W. 148th St., police said.
BIKE THEFT: A bicycle was stolen June 11 in the 15200 block of Ridgeway Avenue.
SUSPENDED LICENSE: Cynthia L. M. Lee, 30, of Harvey, was charged with driving on a suspended license after a stop June 13 in the 4300 block of 147th Street, police said.
CAR BURGLARY: A stereo was stolen June 13 from a car in the 14600 block of Kostner Avenue.
THEFT: A wedding ring was stolen June 11 from a house in the 5100 block of Deerpath Road.
THEFT: A lawn ornament was stolen June 12 or 13 from a backyard in the 15500 block of Bramblewood Road.
CAR BURGLARY: A diamond ring was stolen June 13 from a car in the 16200 block of Debra Drive.
LICENSE SUSPENDED: Nycole Porto, 19, 14249 Major Ave., Midlothian, was charged with driving on a suspended license and speeding June 13 following a stop in the 5400 block of 151st Street, police said.
THEFT: A men’s mountain bike was stolen June 14 from a back yard in the 16100 block off Oak Avenue.
DOMESTIC BATTERY: Arthur L. Woods, 48, 15712 Reynolds Lane, Oak Forest, was charged with domestic battery after a disturbance June 15 at his home, police said.
DRUG ARREST: Christopher Gorecki, 31, 9129 W. 167th St., Orland Hills, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, driving on a suspended license, no insurance and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident after a June 16 stop at 167th Street and Cicero Avenue, police said.
DUI CHARGE: Michael Diviney, 46, of Markham, was charged with drunken driving after he was stopped June 17 at 159th Street and Oak Avenue, police said.
DRUG ARREST: John E. Rusick, 45, 13631 Lawler Ave., Crestwood, was charged with possession of a controlled substance June 17 after a stop at 159th Street and Latrobe Avenue, police said.
POT POSSESSION: Matthew W. Kellogg, 35, 15704 Will-Cook Road, Homer Glen, was charged with possession of marijuana after he was stopped June 18 at 159th Street and Lockwood Avenue, police said.
BIKE THEFTS: Two bicycles were stolen June 18 or 19 from the front porch of a house in the 16500 block of George Drive.
CAR BURGLARY: A GPS unit, a GPS golf watch, a digital camera, boxing gloves and a folding knife were stolen June 19 from a car in the 15800 block of Terrace Drive, police said.