Homer Glen, Orland Park police blotter
RETAIL THEFT: A woman distracted the clerk while her male companion stole 10 packs of cigarettes Dec. 11 from the Circle K store, 12810 W. 143rd St.
SUSPENDED LICENSE: Antoine Martin, 25, 17975 Huntleigh Court, Country Club Hills, was charged with driving on a suspended license after a stop Dec. 12 at Will-Cook and Cannon roads, police said.
RETAIL THEFT: A man stole four bottles of Jack Daniel’s whiskey Dec. 13 from Jewel-Osco, 14200 Bell Road. the store manager chased after him, but the thief escaped in a car driven by another man, police said.
POT POSSESSION: Melissa Wardynski, 21, 900 Morningside Drive, University Park, was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after being questioned Nov. 13 in the parking lot of Orland Square Mall, police said.
RETAIL THEFT: Brendan Blayney, 19, 19801 Kensington Drive, Mokena, was charged with retail theft after stealing merchandise Nov. 14 from J.C. Penney at Orland Square Mall, police said.
POT POSSESSION: Gilberto Godinez, 21, 9014 Forest Lane, Hickory Hills, was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and texting while driving after a Nov. 15 stop in the 15400 block of LaGrange Road, police said.
DUI CHARGE: Donna Barkowski, 47, 13613 84th Ave., Orland Park, was charged with drunken driving, no insurance, improper lane use and failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident after crashing Nov. 16 into a sign post and a median on 143rd Street, police said.
THEFT: Shelia Pinkerton, 34, 14744 Kenwood Ave., Dolton, was charged with theft after she and five other women ran up a $142 bill Nov. 16 at Coopers Hawk, 15630 Harlem Ave., police said. They said Pinkerton was arrested when she returned to look for her keys and refused to name the other diners or pay the entire tab.
DOMESTIC BATTERY: Ian Sipes, 18, 15151 Harlem Ave., Orland Park, was charged with domestic battery after a Nov. 16 incident at his home, police said.
DUI ARREST: Nicholas Hooten, 19, 6536 157th St., Oak Forest, was charged with drunken driving and improper lane use after a Nov. 16 stop in the 14300 block of Harlem Avenue, police said.
RETAIL THEFT: Izabela Zalesko, 18, 15049 Allison Lane, Homer Glen, was charged with retail theft after stealing $186 worth of merchandise Nov. 26 from Macy’s at Orland Square Mall, police said.
DOMESTIC BATTERY: Thomas Broude, 35, 14735 Park Lane, Orland Park, was charged with domestic battery after a dispute Nov. 28 at his residence, police said.