Clarendon Hills police blotter for Aug. 13
Updated: September 17, 2012 12:12PM
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Clarendon Hills Police Department. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination.
Dante Coleman, 19, of 7719 Woodward Ave., Woodridge, was cited under local ordinance for unlawful possession of alcohol at 11:56 p.m. Aug. 10 at Prospect Park, 315 Chicago Ave.
A purse was reported stolen and credit cards that were inside the purse fraudulently used at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 11 on the first block of Norfolk Avenue. The purse was taken from a locked vehicle; the vehicle’s window was broken to gain entry.
Four mailboxes were reported broken or knocked over between 6 and 8:30 a.m. Aug. 9 on the 200 and 300 blocks of Woodstock Avenue. One mailbox was knocked over during the same time period on the 400 block of Traube Avenue.
A red and white Honda motor scooter was reported stolen at 2:28 p.m. Aug. 9 on the 400 block of 55th Street. The motor scooter was on display for sale and was secured by a chain, which was broken when the motor scooter was stolen.
A watched valued at $16,000 was reported stolen in November or December of 2011 from a home on the 300 block of Ridge Avenue. The incident was reported to police at 5:18 p.m. Aug. 6.
A Mercedes SUV that was reported stolen between 6 p.m. Aug. 9 and 6:30 a.m. Aug. 10 from unlocked garage on the 400 block of 57th Street was found about one-half mile away, with no damage and nothing taken. The vehicle was left unlocked with the keys in the ignition.