Woman Charged with Trespass in July Incident: Western Springs Police Blotter

Western Springs police reports, Oct. 8-15.


Burglary No. 1

Someone entered an unlocked vehicle parked on the 4700 block of Fair Elms Avenue sometime between 1:30 p.m. Friday and 12 p.m. Sunday and stole a GPS unit and $10 in coins. The value of the GPS unit was not estimated.


Burglary No. 2

A burglar entered an unoccupied home on the 5300 block of Central Avenue through the front door sometime between 10:20 a.m. and 11 p.m. and stole $100 in cash from a purse and some jewelry from a first-floor bedroom. The value of the jewelry has not yet been estimated.

Burglary No. 3

Someone entered an unlocked vehicle parked in a driveway on the 5100 block of Woodland Avenue sometime between 9 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. Friday and stole a backpack containing a computer device valued at approximately $2,000.


Arrest Made in July Incident

Laurie Nelson, 52, of the 4400 block of Clausen Avenue, was charged with criminal trespass to a residence after a police investigation implicated her in an incident involving a garage originally reported on July 28.


Tailgater Without License

Gheorghe Bura, 49, of the 2800 block of Summerdale Avenue, Chicago, was stopped at the corner of Ogden Avenue and Interstate 294 for following a vehicle too closely and was charged with driving without a valid license, police said.


Police Blotter information is provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges are not evidence of guilt. They are a record of police actions taken on a given day, and persons charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. If you or a family member are charged or cited and the case is subsequently adjudicated, we encourage you to notify the editor. We will verify and report the outcome.


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