southtownstar.suntimes.com http://southtownstar.suntimes.com Latest news from The Southtown Star Online en-us Wed, 28 Jul 2010 14:10:16 PDT webmaster@suntimes.com http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/csp/cms/sites/STM/assets/img/logos/southtownstar.gif Southtown Star logo http://southtownstar.suntimes.com 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Midlothian, Oak Forest police blotter ]]>

MIDLOTHIAN CAR BURGLARIES: Three car burglaries were reported — one on June 27 in the 3800 block of 153rd Street and two overnight on June 26 or 27 in the 15200 block of Lawndale Avenue. A GPS system was stolen in the 153rd Street break-in, while a GPS system and loose change were taken in the other burglaries. DUI ARREST: Daniel Dace, 57, 14916 Kenton Ave., Midlothian, was charged with drunken driving, driving without a valid license, no insurance and improper lane use after a June 28 stop in the 14700 block of Pulaski Road, police said. DOMESTIC BATTERY: Richard … ]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:52:01 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28936659-521/midlothian-oak-forest-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28936659-521/midlothian-oak-forest-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ New Lenox, Will County police blotter ]]>

NEW LENOX RETAIL THEFT: Joseph Lionello, 41, of Joliet, was charged with retail theft after he stole goods July 6 from Wal-Mart in the 500 block of East U.S. 30, police said. BIKE THEFT: A bicycle was stolen July 8 in the 2600 block of Martin Court. VEHICLE BURGLARY: Cash was stolen July 9 from an unlocked vehicle in the 200 block of West Wood Street. SIGNS STOLEN: Five “no boating” signs were stolen July 10 from a pond in the Horizon Meadows subdivision, Foxwood and Stacey drives. VEHICLE BURGLARY: A backpack containing a laptop computer and personal items was … ]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:52:01 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28936596-521/new-lenox-will-county-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28936596-521/new-lenox-will-county-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Homer Glen, Orland Park police blotter ]]>

HOMER GLEN SUSPENDED LICENSE: Kiel Horst, 25, 139 Maple Lane, New Lenox, was charged with driving on a suspended license, no insurance and possession of drug equipment after a stop July 8 at 159th Street and Cedar Road, police said. HOME BURGLARY: A laptop computer, camera and about $100 cash were stolen July 9 during a burglary of a residence in the 16000 block of Maramel Drive. VEHICLE BURGLARY: Five pairs of designer sunglasses and two headphones were stolen July 11 from a vehicle in the 14000 block of Carlton Lane. Another vehicle was keyed the same day on that … ]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:52:01 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28936487-521/homer-glen-orland-park-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28936487-521/homer-glen-orland-park-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Crime Report: Tipster leads police to alleged molester ]]>

A Merrionette Park man, wanted for sexually molesting a child in Dyer, Indiana, was arrested July 9 in Oak Forest, thanks to help from an anonymous tipster, police said. They said Thomas Murphy, 49, 11534 Troy Drive, was wanted on a warrant from Lake County, Indiana, and was extradited there following his arrest. A patrol officer was approached by a man in the parking lot of Food 4 Less, 5556 W. 159th St., who said Murphy’s truck was parked in a mobile home park in the 5100 block of 159th Street and that Murphy was wanted on the sex charge, … ]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:09:04 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804999-418/crime-report-tipster-leads-police-to-alleged-molester.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804999-418/crime-report-tipster-leads-police-to-alleged-molester.html <![CDATA[ Midlothian, Oak Forest police blotter ]]>

MIDLOTHIAN CAR BURGLARIES: Three car burglaries were reported — one on June 27 in the 3800 block of 153rd Street and two overnight on June 26 or 27 in the 15200 block of Lawndale Avenue. A GPS system was stolen in the 153rd Street break-in, while a GPS system and loose change were taken in the other burglaries. DUI ARREST: Daniel Dace, 57, 14916 Kenton Ave., Midlothian, was charged with drunken driving, driving without a valid license, no insurance and improper lane use after a June 28 stop in the 14700 block of Pulaski Road, police said. DOMESTIC BATTERY: Richard … ]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:26:01 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28835270-521/midlothian-oak-forest-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28835270-521/midlothian-oak-forest-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Tinley Park police blotter ]]>

TINLEY PARK THEFT: A Tinley Park woman told police someone stole her wallet June 27 or 28 from her car in the 16300 block of Hillcrest Drive. CAR BURGLARY: A bag of vacuum parts and cleaning supplies were taken June 28 from a car in the 6400 block of 75th Street. CAR BURGLARY: A GPS system, gym bag and other items were stolen June 28 from a car in the 16900 block of Richards Drive. DOMESTIC BATTERY: Shawn Siemsen, 51, of the 17700 block of 67th Court, and Heather Kisel, 28, of the 17300 block of Harlem Avenue, both of … ]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:26:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28835231-524/tinley-park-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28835231-524/tinley-park-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Oak Lawn police blotter ]]>

OAK LAWN THEFT: A boy’s bicycle was stolen between July 11 and 16 from the back yard of a house in the 10300 block of Tripp Avenue. HOME BURGLARY: Two handguns, a 9mm semi-automatic and a .380-caliber, and ammunition were stolen July 12 or 13 from a locked metal cabinet during a burglary of a house in the 9500 block of McVicker Avenue. POT POSSESSION: Eid Hammad, 28, 7805 Natoma Ave.,, Burbank, was charged with possession of marijuana after a stop July 14 in the 8700 block of Mayfield Avenue, police said. VANDALISM: The hood of a 2012 Audi A6 … ]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:10:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28812437-521/oak-lawn-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28812437-521/oak-lawn-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Homer Glen, Orland Park police blotter ]]>

HOMER GLEN SUSPENDED LICENSE: Ladonna Lopez, 26, 333 Cameron, Lockport, was charged with driving on a suspended license and speeding after a stop June 25 at Bell Road and Oak Valley Trail, police said. LICENSE SUSPENDED: Peter Muhammad, 52, 6418 Maryland Ave., Chicago, was charged with driving on a suspended license and improper lane use after a June 26 stop at 167th Street and Bell road, police said. BURGLARIES: Two backpack leaf blowers, two trimmers, an edger and three hedge trimmers were stolen June 27 from a locked trailer at Aspen Valley Landscaping, 13148 W. 159th St. The same day, … ]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:04:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804939-521/homer-glen-orland-park-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804939-521/homer-glen-orland-park-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Frankfort, Mokena police blotter ]]>

FRANKFORT MARIJUANA CHARGE: Andrzei Zarycki, 24, 901 Sierra Lane, Palos Hills, was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, using a cellphone while driving and no front license plate after a stop June 21 at LaGrange Road and Old Frankfort Way, police said. HOME BURGLARY: An undetermined amount of property was stolen during a June 21 burglary of a residence in the 9200 block of Cloister Court. SUSPENDED LICENSE: Shane Senyard, 41, 770 Moon Vista Court, New Lenox, was charged with driving on a suspended license, improper lane use and using a cellphone while driving after being stopped June … ]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:04:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804860-521/frankfort-mokena-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804860-521/frankfort-mokena-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Country Club Hills police blotter ]]>

COUNTRY CLUB HILLS CAR BURGLARY: A wallet was stolen June 27 or 28 from an unlocked car in the 3800 block of 167th Place. CAR BURGLARY: A LINK card and an ID card were stolen between June 28 and 30 from a car in the 2200 block of Windsor Lane. THEFT: All four hubcaps were stolen June 30 from a car in the parking lot of Wal-Mart, 4005 W. 168th Place. PURLOINED PURSE: A purse was stolen June 30 from a shopping cart at Wal-Mart, 4005 W. 168th Place. CAR BURGLARY: A CD player was taken June 30 or July … ]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:04:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804789-521/country-club-hills-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28804789-521/country-club-hills-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Crime Report: Target cashiers charged in theft schemes ]]>

Two employees of the Oak Lawn Target store have been charged with retail theft, one of whom stole numerous items worth nearly $900 over a two-month period, police said. Tracie Stanford, 22, 8734 Marshfield Ave., Chicago, told police that she would not ring up items whenever her mother or aunt came to her register at the store, 4120 W. 95th St. She also gave back extra change to her family members after the phony transactions, amounting to a total of about $400, police said. They said the thefts occurred between May 21 and June 29 and were discovered by an … ]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 02:07:05 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28612956-418/crime-report-target-cashiers-charged-in-theft-schemes.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28612956-418/crime-report-target-cashiers-charged-in-theft-schemes.html <![CDATA[ Oak Lawn police blotter ]]>

OAK LAWN SUSPENDED LICENSE: Daniel Tracy, 49, 4105 W. 98th St., Oak Lawn, was charged with driving on a suspended license, running a stop sign and screeching his tires after a stop June 24 at 92nd Street and Kenton Avenue, police said. DOOR DAMAGED: A panel in an exterior door was damaged between June 25 and July 3 at a house in the 10300 block of Knox Avenue. BIKE THEFT: An unlocked bicycle was stolen between June 27 and 29 from a parking garage for a condominium building in the 9400 block of 51st Avenue. DUI CHARGE: Cass Dates, 33, … ]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 22:22:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28616032-418/oak-lawn-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28616032-418/oak-lawn-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ New Lenox, Will County police blotter ]]>

NEW LENOX RETAIL THEFT: Jeffrey Kurinec, 28, 16508 Lee St., Orland Park, was charged with retail theft after he stole $450 worth of electronic items June 19 from Wal-Mart in the 500 block of East U.S. 30, police said. VANDALISM: Tires were flattened on a vehicle June 23 in the 1700 block of London. SUSPENDED LICENSE: Kayla Campbell, 21, 215 Riley, Lockport, was charged with driving on a suspended license and with only one headlight after a stop June 24 at U.S. 30 and Vine Street, police said. SUSPENDED LICENSE: Jessica Woods, 31, 759 Burr Oak, University Park, was charged … ]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:36:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28556463-521/new-lenox-will-county-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28556463-521/new-lenox-will-county-police-blotter.html <![CDATA[ Brothers charged with hate crime ]]>

Two brothers from Chicago Ridge were charged with a hate crime after they yelled racial slurs at two black men and got into a fight with them July 1 in the 9500 block of Cicero Avenue in Oak Lawn, police said. Charged are Charles Slansky, 33, and Robert Slansky, 20, both of 10446 Natoma Ave., Unit 12, according to police. They said officers responded about 10:30 a.m. to a report of four men fighting in a parking lot, with one of the men swinging a baseball bat. One of the black men told police that he was standing along Cicero … ]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 02:10:20 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28553613-418/brothers-charged-with-hate-crime.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28553613-418/brothers-charged-with-hate-crime.html <![CDATA[ Oak Lawn police blotter ]]>

OAK LAWN THEFT: A cellphone was stolen June 22 by a pickpocket from a 25-year-old Burbank man at Chuck E Cheese, 4031 W. 95th St. NO LICENSE: Orlando Talavera, 31, 9102 Tulley Ave., Oak Lawn, was charged with driving without a valid license after a stop June 23 in the 5400 block of Southwest Highway, police said. DISORDERLY CONDUCT: Anthony Kush, 49, 9204 Kedvale Ave., Oak Lawn, was charged with disorderly conduct June 23 after he was throwing items from three open suitcases outside 7-Eleven, 4501 W. 95th St., police said. THEFT: A hubcap was stolen June 23 from a … ]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:14:00 -0500 http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28550909-521/oak-lawn-police-blotter.html http://southtownstar.suntimes.com/news/crime/28550909-521/oak-lawn-police-blotter.html