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Oak Lawn police blotter

Updated: February 23, 2011 11:44PM



OAK LAWN

THEFT: Approximately $6,900 worth of personal property was stolen between Jan. 17 and Feb. 14 from a public storage facility at 4600 W. Southwest Highway.

REVOKED LICENSE: Jario A. Valdez, 34, of Chicago, was charged with driving on a revoked license and with obstructed license plates after a Feb. 9 stop at 101st Street and Cicero Avenue, police said.

PURSES PILFERED: Someone stole two purses Feb. 10 from Chuck E. Cheese, 4031 W. 95th St.

DRUG ARREST: Jihad R. Jibawi, 20, 11227 Worth Ave., Worth, was charged with possession of marijuana, following too closely and driving without a rear plate light Feb. 14 after a stop at 102nd Street and Central Avenue, police said.

CAR THEFT: Someone stole a 2006 Suzuki Aerio Feb. 15 or 16 from a parking lot in the 5700 block of Circle Drive.

NO LICENSE: Rita Escobar, 61, of Chicago, was charged with driving without a valid license, having an obstructed windshield and no insurance after a stop Feb. 15 at 98th Street and Southwest Highway, police said.

NO LICENSE: Richard Kozieja, 51, of Chicago, was charged with driving without a valid license, running a stop sign and no insurance after a Feb. 15 stop at 87th Street and Cicero Avenue, police said.

THEFT: David S. Powers, 42, of Chicago, was charged with theft and criminal trespass Feb. 15 after he stole scrap aluminum from a construction site in the 9100 block of Kolmar Avenue, police said.

NO LICENSE: Eddie L. Wells, 26, of Chicago, was charged with driving without a valid license, no insurance and failure to dim headlights after being stopped Feb. 15 at 95th Street and Pulaski Road, police said.

THEFT: Someone stole a snowplow valued at $4,000 on Feb. 15 from the parking lot of Oak Lawn Community Church, 9000 Ridgeland Ave.

BATTERY: Travon L. Smith, 21, of Chicago, was charged with battery after he attacked a former colleague Feb. 16 at Christ Medical Center, 4440 W. 95th St., police said.

NO LICENSE: Belal Khalil, 33, 10613 Major Ave., Chicago Ridge, was charged with driving without a valid license and speeding after a Feb. 16 stop at 94th Street and Central Avenue, police said.

SUSPENDED LICENSE: Mary M. Keating, 22, of Chicago, was charged with driving on a suspended license, no insurance, failure to signal, failure to yield and having a defective windshield Feb. 16 after a stop in the 4700 block of 104th Street, police said.

LICENSE SUSPENDED: Mark Anderson, 43, 5838 W. 88th Place, Oak Lawn, was charged with driving on a suspended license, unlawful use of a license and driving an overweight vehicle on a residential street after a stop Feb. 16 at 87th Street and Mayfield Avenue, police said.

SUSPENDED LICENSE: Thelonius B. Ross, 28, 10216 Pulaski Road, Oak Lawn, was charged with driving on a suspended license and no insurance after being stopped Feb. 16 in the 5700 block of 95th Street, police said.

DUI ARREST: Michael Sakalas, 56, 8733 Keeler Ave., Hometown, was charged with drunken driving, no insurance and failure to signal after a Feb. 17 stop at 87th Street and Major Avenue, police said.

SUSPENDED LICENSE: Jeremiah J. Butt, 27, 99 Carriage Lane, Sauk Village, was charged with driving on a suspended license, no insurance, improper lane use and driving with defective backup lights Feb. 17 after a stop at 99th Street and Cicero Avenue, police said.



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