Store staff injured while trying to tackle runaway shoplifter: blotter

NEW TRIER TOWNSHIP, IL – The following information is taken from the Glencoe, Kenilworth, Northfield, Wilmette and Winnetka Police Departments as a record of law enforcement activities and incidents reported to police. Criminal charges are state charges only, and county prosecutors often choose to drop or reduce them. Updated information may be available from the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court. Anyone arrested is innocent unless he is subsequently proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in court.

INCIDENTS

IDENTITY THEFT
Someone used the identity of a Sycamore Lane resident to open an account with the Navy Federal Credit Union on or before May 10. No financial loss has been reported.

GIFT CARD SCAM
A Dundee Road resident reported on May 11 that someone had tricked them into buying more than $ 10,000 in gift cards and giving the numbers to a scammer.

ARRESTS / CITATIONS

Ezekiel Henderson, 52, of the 6900 block of West Oklahoma Avenue, Milwaukee, was arrested around 2 p.m. on May 10 and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. following a traffic stop near the intersection of Longwood and Park Avenues. Officers also issued citations to him for lack of insurance and improper use of the tracks.


INCIDENTS

Police did not report any incidents, arrests or summons in the village from April 30 to May 14.


INCIDENTS

ILLEGAL USE OF A CREDIT CARD
A Lockwood Avenue resident reported on the afternoon of May 6 that someone had used their spouse’s canceled credit card to make purchases at an area Walmart.

SUSPICIOUS INCIDENT
A new owner of the 400 block of Edgewood Lane called police around 5:30 p.m. on May 6 to report that the garage doors were open when they arrived at the resident with movers. Nothing was missing inside.

ELEVATOR FLIGHT

  • Police were dispatched to Mariano, 1822 Willow Road, around 3:45 p.m. on May 6 for a report that someone had just tried to steal around $ 528 worth of goods, including alcohol and anti-drug drugs. allergies. The shoplifter dropped the stolen items and a store worker suffered a slight scratch as he tried to prey on the runaway thief, who is still on the run.
  • Staff at Walgreens, 1825 Willow Road, reported around 7:30 p.m. on May 7 that a pair of shoplifters had stolen several items, including about $ 450 in dietary supplements.
  • On the afternoon of May 8, Mariano’s staff reported that a thief had escaped with around $ 736 of alcohol.

ARRESTS / CITATIONS

A 62-year-old Chicago man was arrested around 9 a.m. on May 4 and charged with driving with a suspended license after police were dispatched to the scene of a traffic accident around the Willow intersection Road and Fox Meadow Drive. He also received a citation for not reducing speed to avoid an accident.

Christophe L. Mendes, 23, of the 100 block of Longmeadow Road, Northfield, was arrested on the afternoon of May 5 at the Northfield Police Department and charged with assault and battery in connection with an altercation with a visitor to his home three days earlier.

Jean L. Huyler, 77, of the 1600 block of Mt. Pleasant St., Northfield, received citations of breaking local ordinances for free range dog – third offense – as well as dog slapping, growling, jumping or threatening after a dog ran away from a house and bit another dog, who sustained several injuries which were treated by a local veterinarian.


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INCIDENTS

IDENTITY THEFT
A Spencer Avenue resident reported on April 30 that someone had used their credit card without authorization with unspecified results.

FLIGHT

  • Someone stole a license plate from a car parked in the 2600 block of Greenleaf Avenue at some point on or before April 28.
  • Someone stole a sailboat hull of unspecified value in Block 100 of Lake Avenue on or before May 3.

GIFT CARD SCAM

  • A resident of Greenleaf Avenue reported on April 27 that he received an email allegedly from Amazon regarding a television purchase. When the resident contacted a number provided, the person who answered, identified as “Mike”, said the resident’s identity must have been stolen and told him to buy gift cards to help erase his identity. . The resident realized it was a scam and hung up.
  • A resident of Birchwood Avenue reported on May 4 that he had received an email that appeared to be from the CEO of the company where he worked. First, the message asked for the resident’s cell phone number, then a scammer sent a text asking for $ 400 in gift cards, “for a customer.” The resident sent $ 200 before realizing it was a scam.

ARRESTS / CITATIONS

Tracy albano, 60, of the 1400 block of Wilmette Avenue, was arrested at the Wilmette Police Department on May 4 as part of a May 1 report by a representative at Terry Animal Hospital, 1419 Lake Ave., according to which someone had stolen a prescription pad and could use it without permission. Police said Albano, an employee of the company, had been charged with one count of theft for a misdemeanor.


INCIDENTS

IDENTITY THEFT
A Private Road resident reported that someone used their identity to open a Verizon account and make nearly $ 950 in unauthorized purchases between April 27 and May 4.

TECHNICAL SUPPORT SCAM
An Edgewood Lane resident reported on the afternoon of May 7 that someone had scammed them into going to a bogus customer support website before going into their personal accounts and doing about $ 375 in unauthorized purchases.

FLIGHT

  • Someone stole an unattended skateboard that was left in the Tower Road Beach area of ​​725 Sheridan Road between 6:45 p.m. and 7:35 p.m. on May 2 for a loss of $ 200.
  • Someone stole a wooden New Trier High School lacrosse team sign from the front yard of a house on the 1200 block of Cherry Street between 8 p.m. on May 5 and 7 a.m. on May 6 for a loss of $ 35.

ARRESTS / CITATIONS

David R. Delacasa, 34, of the 800 block of South Hobart Boulevard, Los Angeles, was arrested around 5 a.m. on May 6 following an investigation into a traffic accident around the 400 block of Linden Street. He was taken into custody for illegal possession of cannabis and later had an active arrest warrant resulting from an incident involving the Midlothian Police Department.

Andrew K. Prentice, 45, of the 400 block of Glendale Avenue, Winnetka, was arrested at around 11:45 p.m. on May 6 at his home and charged with domestic assault in connection with an incident that had already occurred at the home.

Earlier: charge of public indecency for a man arrested in the park; The fight leads to the bite; Mail-in mortgage scam redirects payments; Prohibition order violated: new police blotter in the Trier region, from April 28 to May 4


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