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Tinley Park police blotter

TINLEY PARK

BATTERY ARREST: Keith Henry Jr., 40, of the 18200 block of Eagle Drive in Tinley Park, was charged with battery after tackling another man Aug. 16 at Bailey’s Bar, 17731 Oak Park Ave., police said. They said the victim said he did not …

Midlothian, Oak Forest police blotter

MIDLOTHIAN

BURGLARY: Someone stole a $300 saw after prying open a service garage July 31 in the 14500 block of Kilpatrick Avenue .

DUI ARREST: Walter Popovich, 55, of Bourbonnais, was charged with drunken driving, illegal transportation of alcohol, having expired registration, no insurance and …

Alsip man, spitting mad over Bears shirt, arrested

An Alsip man is charged with battery after he spit in a nurse’s face because he wasn’t happy that his mother, a patient at Oak Lawn Respiratory and Rehab, was wearing a Bears T-shirt, police reported. Police did not say if he is a Green …

Frankfort, Mokena police blotter

FRANKFORT

SUSPENDED LICENSE: Michael Caria, 19, 10213 Cambridge Drive, Mokena, was charged with driving on a suspended license and speeding after he was stopped Aug. 5 at Scheer and Steger roads, police said.

LICENSE SUSPENDED: Keith L. Wallace, 37, 7342 W. Woodlawn Drive, Frankfort, was …

Woman loses ring in online fraud scheme

A 57-year-old Oak Lawn woman lost a diamond ring in a fraud scheme through Craigslist, police said. The woman listed the ring for sale on Aug. 19 and was contacted by a potential buyer, who agreed on a sale price of $1,100 to be made …

Homer Glen, Orland Park police blotter

HOMER GLEN

VEHICLE BURGLARIES: Sunglasses and a watch were stolen Aug. 5 from a vehicle in the 13000 block of Baywood Lane and water was poured on the seats and center console. Gift cards and $12 cash were stolen the same day from an unlocked …

OLCHS student accused of selling marijuana

A student at Oak Lawn Community High School student faces marijuana-related charges after police investigated reports of drug activity at his residence, Oak Lawn police reported. Darius Smith-James, 19, 8821 Austin Ave., is charged with felony possession of marijuana with intent to sell it and …

Man’s belligerence results in his arrest

An Oak Forest man has been charged with briefly stealing a disabled man’s cellphone, then harassing him and fighting with police while drunk as they tried to arrest him, police said. LaShawn Hilliard, 20, 15733 Lamon Ave., was charged with aggravated battery following the Aug. …

Off-duty officer injured coming  to brother’s aid

An off-duty Phoenix police officer suffered a broken collarbone Aug. 21 after pulling his gun and chasing a man who had attacked his brother in the parking lot of Durbin’s, 14753 Cicero Ave., Midlothian police said. The 24-year-old brother was in a car in the …

Oak Lawn police blotter

OAK LAWN

CAR BURGLARY: Dovydas Vitkevicius, 5540 W. 103rd St., Unit 3A, Oak Lawn, was charged with vehicle burglary after he stole a briefcase and wallet from a car Aug. 5 in the 5500 block of 103rd Street and was found walking with the briefcase …

Tinley Park police blotter

TINLEY PARK

THEFT ARREST: Daryl Linnear, 29, of the 5000 block of 159th Street in Oak Forest, was charged with retail theft and possession of a theft-detection shielding device after stealing liquor July 22 and Aug. 1 from Super Kmart, 16300 Harlem Ave., police said. …

New Lenox, Will County police blotter

NEW LENOX

SUSPENDED LICENSE: Adrian Irvin, 25, 912 Lake St., New Lenox, was charged with driving on a suspended license after a stop July 28 in the 100 block of East U.S. 30, police said.

RETAIL THEFT: Dearick Farr, 53, of Joliet, was charged with …

Oak Lawn man faces weapons charges

An Oak Lawn resident was charged with aggravated assault, aggravated use of a weapon, unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon and resisting arrest after an altercation at his home, police said. William B. Wright, 35, 5836 W. Lynwood Drive, also was charged with …

Homer Glen, Orland Park police blotter

HOMER GLEN

THEFT: An aluminum canoe was stolen July 29 from the side yard of a residence in the 13000 block of Mulranny Drive.

VANDALISM: Two banners and an awning were ripped down and two garden decorations were damaged July 29 at Sunny Lane Acres, …

Oak Lawn police blotter

OAK LAWN

WARRANT ARREST: Daniel Doyle, 37, 10440 Mayfield Ave, Unit 3B, Oak Lawn, was arrested July 30 in the 10200 block of Washington Avenue on a Bridgeview warrant related to a drunken driving charge, police said.

SUSPENDED LICENSE: Amir Smith, 19, 8222 Mozart Ave., …