Midlothian, Oak Forest police blotter
January 3, 2014 9:36PM
Updated: January 3, 2014 9:38PM
MOTORCYCLE THEFT: A 1997 Harley-Davidson motorcycle was stolen Dec. 17 in the 14600 block of Lamon Avenue.
DOMESTIC BATTERY: Thomas Adams, 43, 14840 Kilpatrick Ave., 1W, Midlothian, was charged with domestic battery after a Dec. 17 incident at his home, police said.
BURGLARY: Electronic goods were stolen Dec. 17 from the Tint Shop, 14654 Sawyer Ave.
RETAIL THEFT: Anthony Arrington, 39, 14858 Sheppard Drive, Dolton, was charged with retail theft after stealing a $300 cellphone Dec. 19 from T-Mobile, 14659 Cicero Ave., police said.
TRUCK DAMAGED: A truck was broken into Dec. 20 in the 14600 block of Sawyer Avenue, and police found several missing parts, a dismantled steering column and the shifting and signal levers broken.
HEROIN ARREST: Diane Tatoris, 34, 13955 S. 84th Ave., Orland Park, was charged with possession of heroin after police found 10 grams of the drug inside her purse when they questioned her Dec. 20 following complaints that she was acting strangely inside Walgreens, 4800 W. 148th St., police said.
DOMESTIC BATTERY: Timothy Moorer, 21, 15210 Ridgeway Ave., Midlothian, was charged with domestic battery after being questioned by police Dec. 21 at his residence, police said.
DUI ARREST: Michele Wade, 40, 15306 Hamlin Ave., Midlothian, was charged with drunken driving after she drove Dec. 22 over a front lawn, curb and on a sidewalk in the 3700 block of 153rd St., police said.
HOME BURGLARY: An Oak Forest woman told police she woke up Dec. 3 to find a strange man in her apartment in the 5700 block of Independence Avenue. The burglar ran off, but not before he snatched the woman’s purse and nine different types of prescription medication.
THEFTS: Catalytic converters were stolen Dec. 17 from three vehicles at the Metra station lot, 15900 Oak Ave.
HOME BURGLARY: A television, video game system and a laptop computer were stolen Dec. 17 from a house in the 5200 block of 156th Street.
FUNNY MONEY: Police confiscated a counterfeit $100 bill Dec. 19 from an 18-year-old student at Braun School, 6020 W. 151st St., after receiving a call from the school principal.
ATTEMPTED BURGLARY: A landscaping brick was used to smash a window Dec. 20 at Lucky’s, 16200 Cicero Ave., during an attempted burglary. After an alarm was activated, police found chairs knocked on the floor and a large flat-screen television lying on the floor, where it appeared to have been dropped.
BATTERY: Anthony Arellano, 25, 14747 Whipple, Posen was charged with battery and criminal damage to property after punching out a car window and attacking a 19-year-old Burbank man Dec. 22 in the 5900 block of Stuart Lane, police said.
BURGLARY: Someone broke a window of a business in the 16300 block of Cicero Avenue and stole $30 from the cash register on Dec. 22 or 23.
DUI ARREST: Arthur Perez, 22, 9101 Pepperwood Trail, Orland Hills, was charged with drunken driving and improper lane use after a Dec. 23 stop at 159th Street and Central Avenue, police said.
DOMESTIC BATTERY: Anthony Lewandowski, 32, 15413 Lamon Ave., Oak Forest, was charged with domestic battery after a Dec. 23 altercation at his home, police said.
THEFT: A catalytic converter was stolen Dec. 26 from a car in the 15700 block of Peggy Lane.
BURGLARIES: A snowblower was stolen from a home’s garage and a toolbox was stolen from another garage Dec. 26 in the 17000 block of Sycamore Lane.