Police Blotter: Mailboxes Busted on Commonwealth, Whiskey Shoplifted
Western Springs police reports, July 14-24
SATURDAY, JULY 21
Mail Boxes Damaged
An unknown offender damaged three mail boxes on the 5200 block of Commonwealth Drive. The crime was reported to police at 1:27 a.m. The value of the damage was not estimated.
Police were called to the 700 block of Hillgrove Avenue at 9:13 a.m. for a "dispute over services" between a business owner and a customer.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18
Whiskey Bottle Stolen from Garden Market
An unknown person stole one bottle of Bushmill Whiskey from an unspecified business in Garden Market around 2:11 p.m. The value of the stolen item was not estimated.
TUESDAY, JULY 17
Also Some Claritin
An unknown person stole Claritin from an unspecified business in Garden Market around 1:09 p.m. The value of the stolen item was not estimated.
Driver Cited for No License
A 17-year-old boy was involved in a crash on the 4900 block of Willow Springs Road and was cited with not having a valid driver's license.
MONDAY, JULY 16
Charges for No Licence and Uninsured Car
Ulises Chavez-Eslava (age and address not provided) was stopped for speeding on the 600 block of Ogden Avenue and charged with driving without a valid license and with operating an uninsured vehicle.
SATURDAY, JULY 14
Bike Stolen from Downtown
A Murray bicycle was taken from the 900 block of Hillgrove Avenue sometime between 9 a.m. and 10 p.m. The value of the bike was estimated at $115.
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