Police Reports April 18

Couple injured in shooting on 63rd Street An 18-year-old man and 19-year-old woman suffered minor gunshot wounds in a shooting that occurred in the 2500 block of West 63rd Street at 2:52 p.m. April 7. The male victim, who was shot in the lower right leg, was treated at Holy Cross Hospital. He said they…

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Four charged with beating up OL man

  Four people have been charged in connection with the battery and robbery of a 19-year-old Oak Lawn man in unincorporated Palos Park, Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart said late last week.Dart said that Sheriff’s Police detectives received a report on April 6 that a 19-year-old man had been severely beaten by several males…

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Police News from 4-17-14

Chicago Ridge   Kara M. Craven, 30, of Oak Lawn, was charged with retail theft April 8 after allegedly stealing $205 worth of jewelry and clothing from Kohl’s at Chicago Ridge Mall, police said.*** Veronica Gracia, 23, of Chicago, was charged with driving on a suspended license and no insurance April 9 after she was stopped…

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Man charged with felony retail theft from grocery

Palos Heights Police Vince T. RamirezPalos Heights police arrested Vince T. Ramirez, 32, of Oak Lawn, and charged him with felony retail theft. Police took custody of Ramirez from security staff at a grocery store in the 12800 block of South Harlem Avenue at 12:49 p.m. April 8. He allegedly stole $277 worth of beverages…

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Driver of car stuck in lawn charged with DUI

Orland Park Police Orland Park police charged Florino Alameda-Escalona, 21, of Orland Park, with DUI, failure to reduce speed, improper lane usage, no proof of insurance, and driving without a valid license. Police said they saw his car stuck in a lawn on the 8700 block of West 180th Place at 5:02 a.m. March 25—its…

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Four charged with beating man in Palos area garage

Nicoletta Tzinares, Julian Lopez, Alex Ryan, Manuel Juarez Four people have been charged in connection with the battery and robbery of a 19-year-old Oak Lawn man in unincorporated Palos Park, Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart said late last week. Dart said that Sheriff’s Police detectives received a report on April 6 that a 19-year-old…

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2 men sentenced in fatal beating at Bridgeview gas station

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Two men who were convicted last year of beating a man to death during a brawl at a Bridgeview gas station in 2010 were each sentenced last week to 24 years in prison. Matthew Doolan, 28, and Stephen Miller, 22, were each sentenced Thursday by Judge John Hynes at the Bridgeview courthouse to serve 24…

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Police Reports April 17

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BRIDGEVIEW Tri-Town sports gear stolen Tri-Town Baseball and Softball located at 84th Street and Oketo Avenue in Bridgeview was vandalized sometime between Saturday, April 5, and Wednesday, April 9. Baseball equipment including new baseballs, catchers gear, bats, helmets and coaches bags were taken. Opening day for the leagues is May 3. COUNTRYSIDE Restaurant window shattered…

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Tri-Town Baseball & Softball

Tri-Town Baseball & Softball located @ 84th & Oketo in Bridgeview was vandalized sometime between Saturday April 5th & Wednesday April 9th , Baseball equipment including new baseballs,catchers gear, bats, helmets and coaches bags where taken with the opening day on May 3rd this is a huge setback for the program A report was filed…

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Police Reports April 11

Maintenance man is robbed in building A 31-year-old maintenance man was robbed as he worked inside a building in the 6300 block of South California Avenue at 1:40 p.m. April 2. The victim said the offender demanded his money and keys, and then pushed him to the ground. The man took about $100 from him,…

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