Updated: August 30, 2013 9:56PM
GNOME GONE: A two-foot resin gnome was stolen Aug. 17 from outside a house in the 8100 block of Deland Court.
BURGLARY: A Chicago business owner told police someone stole $2,800 worth of cigarettes from the trunk of his car Aug. 20 or 21 when it was outside his house in the 17900 block of 66th Avenue. The man said he purchased the cigarettes at Sam’s Club and planned to take them to his store the next day.
PILFERED PHONE: An iPhone was stolen Aug. 21 from the locker room at LA Fitness, 18400 Convention Center Drive.
THEFT: An Evergreen Park woman told police someone stole her wallet Aug. 21 when she was at Durbins, 17246 Oak Park Ave.
AGGRAVATED BATTERY: Francis Sherman, 31, of Aurora, was charged with aggravated battery and resisting police after shoving a police officer who was assisting him into an ambulance because he was intoxicated Aug. 23 in the 17900 block of Oak Park Avenue, police said.
POT POSSESSION: Onesha Oglesby, 20, 2617 Vermont St., Blue Island, was charged with possession of marijuana after an Aug. 23 stop at 191st Street and Harlem Avenue, police said.
PURLOINED PURSES: Two purses were stolen Aug. 24 from a car at Michael’s, 7310 W. 191st St.