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Country Club Hills, Homewood police blotter

Updated: August 23, 2013 10:42PM



COUNTRY CLUB HILLS

CAR BURGLARY: A leather bag containing work clothes was stolen July 24 from a car in the 5000 block of Fairoak Drive.

THEFT: An employee of a currency exchange, 4035 W. 183rd St., told police someone who said they were with Western Union requested access to the shop’s computers to update the software and then fraudulently issued more than $9,000 in transactions on July 24.

CAR THEFT: A 2002 Chrysler Sebring was stolen between July 27 and 29 in the 1100 block of Williamsburg Road.

PILFERED PURSE: A purse was stolen July 29 from a customer’s shopping cart at Wal-Mart, 4005 W. 168th Place.

BIKE THEFTS: Two bicycles were stolen July 30 from outside a home in the 3600 block of 176th Street.

RETAIL THEFT: Robbin Paewicz, 18, of Crown Point, Ind., was charged with retail theft after stealing $300 worth of merchandise Aug. 2 from Wal-Mart, 4005 W. 168th Place, police said.

THEFT: A lawn mower was stolen Aug. 2 or 3 from a garage in the 19200 block of Pine Drive.

CAR BURGLARY: A tote bag containing cash and credit cards was stolen Aug. 3 from a car in the parking lot of Wal-Mart, 4005 W. 168th Place.

RETAIL THEFT: Eric Nelsen, 34, 14125 Sterling Drive, Orland Park, was charged with retail theft after stealing multiple pairs of drumsticks from Guitar Center, 4271 W. 167th St., on July 26 and a $300 cymbal on Aug. 6, police said. Nelsen was arrested when he returned to the store Aug. 13.

HOMEWOOD

RETAIL THEFT: Olivia Petrus, 23, of the 1300 block of Linden Road in Homewood, was charged with retail theft July 26 after she stole items from Jewel-Osco, 17705 Halsted St., police said.

PURSE PILFERED: Someone stole a purse July 26 from a table at Chipotle Mexican Grill, 17700 Halsted St.

VANDALISM: All four tires were punctured July 27 on a vehicle in the 2700 block of Chayes Court.

WINDOW BROKEN: The front passenger window of a car was broken July 31 at the Metra station, 18015 Park Ave.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT: David Christensen, 52, of the 18800 block of Highland Avenue in Homewood, was charged with disorderly conduct Aug. 2 after an incident at his residence, police said.

BIKE THEFT: A bicycle was stolen Aug. 3 from a residence in the 18100 block of Sacramento Avenue.

PROPERTY DAMAGE: Larina Branch, 30, of Lansing, was charged with criminal damage to property after an incident Aug. 4 at a home in the 17500 block of Roosevelt Avenue, police said.

VANDALISM: Someone scratched the driver’s side door of a car between Aug. 1 and 5 in the 800 block of Ridge Road.

THEFT: Treve Vance, 19, of the 18200 block of Morgan was charged with theft after an Aug. 5 incident in the 2100 block of 183rd Street, police said.

DOMESTIC BATTERY: Warren Montgomery, 34, of the 900 block of Elder Road, Homewood, was charged with domestic battery Aug. 6 after an altercation at his residence, police said.

RETAIL THEFT: Christopher Philbee, 28, of the 1200 block of Halsted Street in Chicago Heights, was charged with retail theft after stealing goods Aug. 6 from Super Kmart, 17550 Halsted St., police said.

GUN CHARGES: Henry Magnabosco, 46, of the 1100 block of Elder Road in Homewood, was charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition without a firearm owner’s ID card and criminal damage to property after an Aug. 6 incident at his home, police said.

REVOKED LICENSE: Kevin Carter, 29, of the 3400 block of Golfview in Hazel Crest, was charged with driving on a revoked license and not wearing a seat belt after Homewood police pursued him Aug. 7 and stopped him at Charlemagne Avenue and Fountainbleau Drive in Hazel Crest, police said.

BATTERY: Christian Chu, 23, of the 2900 block of Chayes Park Drive, Homewood, was charged with battery and theft Aug. 7 after a disturbance in the 300 block of Elliot Lane, police said.



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