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Driver charged with giving false information

Palos Park police arrested Remy J. Muthana, 19, of Oak Lawn, at 9 p.m. Sept. 17 and charged him with obstructing justice after he provided false information to a police officer, police said. Muthana was previously issued citations for disobeying a red traffic control signal and operation of an uninsured motor vehicle, but allegedly gave the officer a traffic citation with his cousin’s information when he was pulled over, according to the police report. His cousin showed up to court on Sept. 16 and said Muthana was using his name and identity, police said. His court date is Oct. 23 at the Cook County 5th District Municipal Courthouse in Bridgeview.

Ryan J. Walters, 27, of Oak Forest, was arrested at 7:41 a.m. Sept. 11 and charged with no valid driver’s license expired more than one year and improper lane usage after he was stopped in the 9600 block of West 123rd Street for driving on the center median northbound on La Grange Road, police said. His court date is Oct. 23 in Bridgeview.

Khalil R. Itani, 41, of Elwood, was arrested at 11:07 a.m. Sept. 21 and charged with driving with a suspended license and expired registration after he was stopped for having an expired registration sticker in the 12300 block of Southwest Highway, police said.

Kas Mateusz, 19, of Homer Glen, was arrested at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 and charged with driving with a suspended license, no insurance and tinted windows after he was stopped in the 12100 block of Southwest Highway, police said. His court date is Oct. 23 in Bridgeview.

Jamel M. Abuzayed, 29, of Worth, was arrested at 11:37 p.m. Sept. 21 and charged with driving with a suspended license after he was stopped in the 11900 block of Southwest Highway for having an obstructed view on the driver’s side, police said. His court date is Oct. 23 in Bridgeview.

Vehicle burglaries

A car was burglarized at Sunrise Assisted Living, 12828 S. La Grange Road, between 11 p.m. Sept. 21 and 5:30 a.m. Sept. 22, Palos Park police said. The car was parked in the southwest portion of the parking lot and had a passenger side window broken, according to the police report. A wallet with three credit cards, a driver’s license and a social security card were all taken, police said. The offender also began to peel the steering column off, according to police.

A car was burglarized in the Jewel parking lot, 9652 W 131st St., between 9 and 9:15 a.m. Sept. 23, police said. The victim was gone for no longer than 15 minutes and upon return, saw the driver’s side door ajar, according to the police report. A blue Motorola Razr cell phone and a case of 10 CDs were missing from the center console, police said.

Incident reports

A stop sign in the 12600 block of 89th Avenue was spray painted with graffiti/gang signs, police said. A green spray-painted Star of David was in middle of the sign, according to the police report. An officer found the graffiti at 4 p.m. on Sept. 10.

A wallet was stolen from a vehicle parked in the rear of Tony’s Italian Beef, 9664 S. 131st St., between 7 and 9 p.m. Sept. 10, police said. An employee had a co-worker retrieve an iPod from his vehicle, at which time the coworker left the car unlocked, according to the police report. When the victim returned to his car at 9 p.m., his wallet was missing, police said. There was $50 in the wallet.

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