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Police Reports

Police Reports: Downers Grove for Sept. 5

Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Downers Grove Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proved guilty in court.


Karsten D. Holland, 58, of the 5400 block of Florence Avenue, Downers Grove, was charged at 9:20 p.m. Aug. 28 with battery in the 5400 block of Florence Avenue.


• A bicycle reportedly was stolen between 7:45 and 10:15 p.m. Aug. 25 in the 1900 block of Hitchcock Road.

• A car reportedly was stolen between 11 p.m. Aug. 26 and 6:30 a.m. Aug. 27 in the 4200 block of Saratoga Avenue.

Property damage

• A tree limb reportedly fell between 7 p.m. Aug. 27 and noon Aug. 28 and damaged a car in the 1100 block of Grove Street.

• Two cars were damaged at about 6 p.m. Aug. 27 when they were struck by a falling tree branch at 55th and Main streets.


Timothy J. Burns, 52, of the 300 block of Grant Street, Westmont, was charged at 6:29 p.m. Aug. 29 with trespassing in the 5100 block of Fairview Avenue.


Counterfeit bills reportedly were used at about 12:10 a.m. Aug. 29 to make purchases at Speedway, 898 Ogden Ave.

Illegal dumping

Construction debris reportedly was dumped between 5 p.m. Aug. 24 and 8 a.m. Aug. 27 in a field adjacent to the Lyman Woods Interpretive Center, 901 31st St.

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