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Police reports: La Grange, La Grange Park and Western Springs for June 26

Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court. 


Driving without license

• Hector Jimenez, 35, of the 3100 block of West 40th Street in Chicago, was charged with driving without a license at 5:40 p.m. June 19 during a traffic stop at Ogden and East avenues.

• Francisco Corza-Lopez, 37, of the 1800 block of South 55th Street in Cicero, was charged with driving without a license during a traffic stop in the 100 block of La Grange Road at 8:32 a.m. June 18.

License suspended

• Leonel Abreago, 40, was charged with driving with a suspended license at 4:29 p.m. June 20 during a traffic stop at Goodman Avenue and La Grange Road.

• Niall P. McMahon, 21, of the 4000 block of Custer Avenue in Lyons, was charged with driving with a suspended license during a traffic stop at La Grange Road and Brewster Avenue at 4:04 p.m. June 18.

Warrant arrest

Jose G. Pena, 37, of the 2800 block of South Ninth Street in Broadview, was arrested on a warrant for driving with a suspended license at 10:12 a.m. June 18 in the 10220 block of South 76th Avenue.

Juvenile caught
for stealing bike

A 16-year-old boy who stole a bike from outside Di Nico’s Pizza at 4:43 p.m. June 20 was caught within a half-hour after moving the bike to Cossitt School.

Kid on bike struck by car

A gold Chrysler struck a juvenile on his bike at 47th Street and Brainard Avenue at 5:10 p.m. June 21, a female witness reported. The female driver got out of her car and yelled at the boy, the witness said. She did not get a plate number, and both parties left the scene. The victim did not file a complaint.

Lawn workers throw things at woman

Employees of a lawn contractor working at a house in the 300 block of South Ninth Street threw things at the woman who lives at the property, her mother reported at 12:19 p.m. June 20. One employee raised his voice, swore and left the scene, the responding officer reported.

McDonald’s requests watch for needles

Employees at a business in the 100 block of North La Grange Road reported that they have been finding hypodermic needles near the trash bin at the northwest corner of their parking lot. A watch went into effect at 5:29 p.m. June 19.

Skateboarders greasing alley at night

A man reported that skateboarders are greasing the alley next to Arcade Place at night and requested a special watch at 11:28 a.m. June 18.

Pedestrian hit
by Pontiac Firebird

A pedestrian was hit by a silver Pontiac Firebird at Ogden Avenue and La Grange Road, several 911 callers reported at 6:45 p.m. June 17. The responding officer found no victim or matching car.

Tiki decoration stolen

Someone stole a tiki decoration valued at $50 from a backyard of a home in the 800 block of Stone Avenue 10 minutes after the owner of the house heard someone ring his doorbell. He contacted police at 9:27 p.m. June 17.

Window broken at
Gurrie Middle School

A window was broken on the northeast side of Gurrie Middle School, which faces a baseball field, as reported at 9:18 a.m. June 17. Police said the window might have been broken by a ball.

Bucket of fireworks lit, left outside man’s garage

Someone lit a bucket of fireworks on a post outside a man’s garage in the 200 block of Washington Avenue, the man reported at 9:29 a.m. June 15. He found the bucket with burnt soot from the fireworks.


Driving without license

Rigoberto Lopez, 30, of the 7300 block of West 60th Place in Summit, was charged with driving without a license after he was pulled over for having only one functioning taillight at 4:45 a.m. June 18 in the 1200 block of Ogden Avenue.

Driving with suspended license

Curtis D. Blue, 43, of the 300 block of Granville Avenue in Bellwood, was charged with driving with a suspended license after he was pulled over for crossing the white dashed lines in the 900 block of North La Grange Road at 2 a.m. June 16.


Wallet stolen from car

Someone stole a wallet with about $210 in credit and gift cards from an unlocked vehicle in the 500 block of 41st Street between 9:30 p.m. June 8 and 3:30 p.m. June 9.

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