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Retail theft suspect charged

Palos Heights police arrested Sherri A. Schlosser, 27, of Oak Lawn, at 1:45 p.m. Aug. 25 and charged her with retail theft after she allegedly removed liquor from a store in the 6400 block of West 127th Street, police said. Her court date is Sept. 14 at the Cook County 5th District Municipal Courthouse in Bridgeview.

In other Palos Heights police news, Raymond R. Gajewski, 62, of Hammond, Ind., was arrested at 8:22 a.m. Aug. 23 and charged with improper operation of a commercial motor vehicle and improper U-turn after he was stopped in the 13100 block of South Ridgeland Avenue, police said. Gajewski allegedly had an expired commercial driver’s license, according to police. His court date is Sept. 28 in Bridgeview.

Miguel A. Hernandez-Castillo, 36, of Tinley Park, was arrested at 2:37 p.m. Aug. 24 and charged with no valid driver’s license, speeding and no valid insurance after he was stopped in the 12000 block of South Harlem Avenue, polices said. He allegedly never obtained a license, according to police. His court date is Sept. 28 in Bridgeview.

Joseph Vallone, 32, of Speedway, Ind., was arrested at 8:08 p.m. Aug. 24 and charged with driving with a suspended license and illegal squealing of tires after he was stopped in the 6400 block of West College Drive, police said. His court date is Sept. 28 in Bridgeview.

Duane D. Dawkins, 49, of Chicago, was arrested at 11:03 p.m. Aug. 29 and charged with driving with a suspended license and failure to signal when required after he was stopped for not using a turn signal in the 11900 block of South Harlem Avenue, police said. His court date is Oct. 21 in Bridgeview.

Graciela Garcia, 35, of Bridgeview, was arrested at 1 a.m. Aug. 26 and charged with driving with a suspended license and no rear registration plate light after she was stopped in the 12200 block of South Harlem Avenue, police said. Her court date is Oct. 13 in Bridgeview.

Luis M. Palafox-Carrillo, 31, of Tinley Park, was arrested at 1:35 a.m. Aug. 26 and charged with driving without a valid license, no insurance and improper lane usage after he was stopped in the 12700 block of South Harlem Avenue, police said. His court date is Sept. 28 in Bridgeview.

Lakisha M. Barrone, 26, of Calumet Park, was arrested at 2:14 p.m. Aug. 26 and charged with driving with a suspended license and speeding after she was stopped in the 6200 block of West College Drive, police said. Her court date is Sept. 14 in Bridgeview.

Incident reports

A woman’s purse was taken at 2:13 p.m. Aug. 29 in a church in the 6300 block of West 127th Street, police said. She put the purse down on a table before going to choir practice, and it was missing when she returned, according to police.

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