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Women charged with battery

Orland Park police arrested Erika Waddick and Heather Derkovitz, both 26, of Orland Park, at 3:55 a.m. Aug. 14 and charged them with battery after they allegedly beat a woman in the parking lot of a medical center in the 20 block of Orland Square Drive, police said. An officer was patrolling the parking lot when he saw a group of people screaming at each other, police said. The alleged victim told police that Derkovitz and Waddick were allegedly yelling at a group of people and that the women allegedly grabbed her by the hair and began hitting her face and body, according to the police report. The women have a court date on Oct. 3 at the Cook County 5th District Municipal Courthouse in Bridgeview.

In other Orland Park police news, Ashley Mendoza, 19, of Naperville, was arrested at 11:20 p.m. Aug. 18 and charged with possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving without two headlights when required after she was stopped in the 13700 block of La Grange Road for driving with only one headlight. A multicolored glass pipe and a clear plastic bag with cannabis in it were found inside the vehicle, and a bag containing 29 grams of cannabis was found in the trunk. She has a court date on Sept. 19 at the 5th Municipal Courthouse in Bridgeview.

Matthew Legault, 34, of Lock-port, was arrested at 2:26 a.m. Aug. 16 and charge with driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol and speeding after he was stopped in the 17800 block of Wolf Road. He was allegedly traveling 56 mph in a posted 45 mph zone, police said. He has a court date on Sept. 23 in Bridgeview.

Thomas Hoekstra, 18, of Palos Heights, was arrested at 2:56 a.m. Aug. 18 and charged with zero tolerance DUI, no front registration place, illegal transportation of alcohol and possession of drug paraphernalia after he were stopped in the 17700 block of La Grange Road, police said. Two glass smoking pipes and an empty beer can were also allegedly found in the vehicle. Nicole Lambrig-ger, 19, of Mokena, a passenger in the vehicle, was cited with illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor. She has a hearing date on

Sept. 13 at the Orland Park Civic Center. Hoekstra has a court date on Oct. 11 at Bridgeview and a local hearing date for consumption of alcohol by a minor and possession of drug paraphernalia on Sept. 13 at the Orland Park Civic Center.

Lori Baker, 18, of Riverdale, was arrested at 10:55 p.m. Aug. 20 and cited with retail theft after she allegedly removed a bracelet valued at $10.50 from a store in the 700 block of Orland Square Drive. She allegedly put the bracelet in her pocket and attempted to walk out of the store without paying for it, police said. She has a hearing date on Sept. 13 at the Orland Park Civic Center, and has been banned from the mall for one year.

Frank Kolar, 52, of Orland Hills, was arrested at 3:19 p.m. Aug. 20 and charged with DUI, improper lane usage and an improper turn after he was stopped in the  8800 block of Crystal Creek Drive after he allegedly crossed into the opposite lane of traffic. He has a court date on Sept. 19 in Bridgeview.

Bonnie Coen, 42, of Orland Park, was arrested at 7:45 p.m. Aug. 19 and charged with DUI, illegal transportation of alcohol and failure to signal when required after she was stopped in the 14800 block of Ravinia Avenue, police said. Police were reportedly dispatched to the area in regards to a possibly intoxicated driver. During a search of the vehicle, police allegedly found a mostly empty half pint of vodka, police said. She has a court date on Oct. 11 in Bridgeview.

Tadeus Majkrzak, 25, of Palos Park, was arrested at 11:37 p.m. Aug. 19 and charged with driving under the influence of drugs, improper turn, failure to signal a turn at an intersection and obstructing the driver’s view after he was stopped in the 14300 block of Ravinia Avenue, police said. He veered into the opposite lane of traffic, police said. He has a court date on Oct. 11 in Bridgeview.

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