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Driver charged with DUI, leaving scene of accident

Palos Heights police arrested Victoria Rose Zbonski, 21, of Palos Heights, at 3:20 a.m. Nov. 26 and charged her with driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol and improper lane usage after she was stopped in the 12400 block of 70th Avenue, police said. She was also charged with leaving the scene of an accident and operation of an uninsured motor vehicle, police said. Police responded to a hit-and-run accident in the area before Zbonski was found one block from the scene of the accident, with extensive damage to her vehicle, police said. She failed field sobriety tests, police said. She has a court date on Dec. 14 in Bridgeview.

In other Palos Heights police news, Kyle Rarrat, 21, of Tinley Park was arrested at 12:31 a.m. Nov. 26 and charged with DUI and improper lane usage after he was stopped in the 11100 block of Southwest Highway, police said. He was also charged with operation of an uninsured motor vehicle. He has a court date on Dec. 14 at the Cook County 5th District municipal courthouse in Bridgeview.

Daniel Ramirez, 32, of Addison, was arrested at 4:53 p.m. Nov. 25 and charged with improper lighting after he was stopped in the 12700 block of Harlem Avenue for driving with only one headlight illuminated. During an investigation, it was learned the driver had never obtained a driver’s license, and he did not have proof of insurance for the vehicle, police said. He was also charged with no valid driver’s license and operation of an uninsured motor vehicle. He has a court date on Dec. 14 in Bridgeview.

Sergio Gonzalez, 25, of Burbank, was arrested at 2 a.m. Nov. 26 and charged with DUI and speeding after he was stopped in the 11100 block of Southwest Highway, police said. The driver subsequently failed field sobriety tests, police said. He has a court date on Jan. 10 in Bridgeview.

Jacek Stopka, 40, of Oak Forest, was arrested at 2:51 a.m. Nov. 27 and charged with DUI and improper lane usage after he was stopped in the 13600 block of Harlem Avenue, police said. He has a court date on Dec. 14 in Bridgeview.

Police responded to a fast food restaurant in the 7100 block of 127th Street for a report of theft at about 2:12 a.m. Nov. 28, police said. An employee of the restaurant told police that her wallet from her purse was stolen while she was working. The wallet contained about $100 in cash. The case is under investigation.

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