Oak Lawn police blotter


POT POSSESSION: Elise V. Tully, 26, 10360 Talman Ave., Chicago, was charged with possession of marijuana, driving on a suspended license, speeding, driving without headlights and no insurance after a stop Oct. 9 in the 5600 block of 98th Place, police said.


Suspicious man flees, attacks Orland Park officer

A Manhattan man was charged with aggravated battery to a police officer after punching an officer who was trying to restrain him following a foot chase Sept. 30 in the 10800 block of Crystal Ridge Court, police reported.

They said Donald Hall, 38, of 15951 …

Man allegedly  fired gun into air

An Oak Lawn man was arrested after he fired a gun into the air in the early morning of Oct. 15 in the 9200 block of Sproat Avenue, police reported. Officers responded to a call of shots fired about 4:15 a.m., talked to a resident …

Home Depot worker allegedly stole $63K


A Lansing woman has been charged with felony theft after stealing about $63,000 over two years from the Home Depot store in Orland Park where she worked, according to Orland Park police.

They said Kiana Gaddis, 31, engaged in a scheme to issue phony returns …

Oak Lawn police blotter


DUI ARREST: Jose Vasquez, Jr., 36, 6049 W. 103rd St., Unit 2E, Chicago Ridge, was charged with drunken driving, speeding, improper lane use and driving without a valid license after a stop Oct. 2 in the 5600 block of 99th Street, police said. …


BURGLARY: More than $50,000 worth of equipment was stolen between Sept. 20 and Oct. 1 from Liberty Concrete, 17511 Duvan Drive, after thieves cut the chain at an entrance gate. Stolen were a 1987 Ford dump truck, a 1991 Cronkhite flatbed trailer and …

Homer Glen, Orland Park police blotter


VANDALISM: One tire on each of two vehicles was punctured Oct. 7 in the 15000 block of Pinto Street.

THEFT: Nicole N. Lowery, 26, 12013 W. Lake View Drive, Orland Park, was charged with theft after an incident Oct. 9 in the 12000 …

Midlothian, Oak Forest police blotter


VANDALISM: Someone exploded a firecracker inside a mailbox Oct. 4 in the 14800 block of Kenton Avenue.

DUI ARREST: Sheray McAdams, 24, 14635 Lamon Ave., 300N, Midlothian, was charged with drunken driving after an Oct. 6 stop in the 100 block of Pulaski Road, …

New Lenox, Will County police blotter


SUSPENDED LICENSE: Bradley Klukis, 19, 106 W. Third Ave., New Lenox, was charged with driving on a suspended license and speeding after a stop Sept. 19 at Haven Avenue and Nelson Road, police said.

FUNNY MONEY: Ameilia Davis, 18, of Loves Park, Ill., …

Oak Lawn police blotter


BURGLARY: Tools were stolen between Sept. 15 and Sept. 23 from a garage in the 6100 block of 99th Street.

NO LICENSE: Fredy Palomores-Sanchez, 20, 2353 Hamlin Ave., Chicago, was charged with driving without a valid license and speeding after a stop Sept. …

Squatters arrested in filthy Oak Lawn house

Two persons were arrested and the Oak Lawn house they were illegally occupying was declared uninhabitable after police were called Oct. 1 about drug activity there, police said.

When officers arrived at the vacant house, they found that a man and woman had been living …

Homer Glen, Orland Park police blotter


SUSPENDED LICENSE: Shannon Mounts, 36, 15407 Lisa Court, Orland Park, was charged with driving on a suspended license and illegal use of a cellphone after a Sept. 23 stop at 143rd Street and Kings Road, police said.

VEHICLE BURGLARIES: A lighter and a …

Tinley Park police blotter


HOME BURGLARY: A Tinley Park couple told police someone stole jewelry and checkbooks from their home in the 16500 block of Fairfax Court while they were vacationing in Europe from Sept. 10 to 26.

THEFT: Someone stole approximately five gallons worth of grapes …

Oak Lawn man attacked at party

A 19-year-old Oak Lawn man was beaten Oct. 1 by three men during a backyard party in the 9300 block of Nashville Avenue, according to police.

The victim told police that he and a female friend had been invited to the party, and he was …

Squabble over soda spill leads to Oak Lawn man’s arrest

An Oak Lawn man was arrested Oct. 5 after his violent reaction to a spilled soda in the drive-through lane at White Castle, 9501 Cicero Ave., police reported.

Joshua Olvera, 29, 10017 Moody Ave., was charged with battery and disorderly conduct after he grabbed an …