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Woman charged with DUI

Palos Heights police arrested Sandra Forde 40 of Tinley  Park at 3:18 a.m. Oct. 27 and charged her with driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol speeding and improper lane usage after she was stopped in the 12800 block of Harlem Avenue police said She was allegedly driving 54 mph in a posted 35 mph zone police said She has a court date on Nov 30 at the Cook County 5th District municipal courthouse in Bridgeview.

In other Palos Heights police news Robert Ores 21 of Orland Hills was arrested at 4:03 p m Oct. 25 and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after he was stopped in the 7100 block of 120th Street  police said Police had spoken with Ores during an investigation into a suspicious person call and found that Ores was in possession of drug paraphernalia police said. He has a court date on Nov. 14 in Bridgeview.

Joseph Strock 21 of Oak Lawn was arrested at 2:48 a.m. Oct. 25 and charged with driving under the influence of drugs after he was stopped in the 12700 block of Ridgeland Avenue police said While speaking with the driver the officer detected a strong odor of cannabis coming from the vehicle police said. He was also charged with improper lane usage and no rear registration plate light police said He has a court date on Dec 14 in Bridgeview.

Joseph Robin 31 of Orland Park was arrested at 3:50 a.m. Oct. 30 and charged with DUI and speeding after he was stopped in the 12900 block of Ridgeland Avenue police said. He has a court date on Dec. 14 in Bridgeview.

Michael Ores, 22, of Blue Island, was arrested at 12:17 p.m. Oct. 25 and found to have two warrants out for his arrest after he was stopped in the 12200 block of 71st Avenue, police said. Officers had contact with Ores, and found out that he had a valid warrant from the Tinley Park police department and a second valid warrant from the Orland Hills police department. The report did not list the charges related to the warrants. He has future court dates in Tinley Park and Orland Hills.

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