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South Suburban DUI Arrests, May 19
May 9: Alejandro Aguillon, 22, of the 100 block of Branchaw Boulevard, New Lenox, was charged with driving under the influence, making an improper turn and speeding, according to a report.
Sat May 18, 2013
Judge Won't Raise Alleged Orland Park Wife-Killer's $2 Million Bond
In the more than two and a half years Allan Kustok has been locked up for allegedly murdering his wife, he has yet to scratch together the $200,000 he needs to get out of custody.
Fight Breaks Out During Search for Wallet: Blotter
SUNDAY, MAY 12 Unprovoked Hit Romualdas Grigaliunas, 54, of Palos Hills, was charged with battery, according to a report.
Thu May 16, 2013
Man Caught Trying to Open Car Roof with Knife
A 21-year-old Orland Park man is facing felony charges after he was seen cutting open a Jeep's roof, and was later caught with stolen items from other car burglaries, according to police.
The Southtown Star
Grandmother, granddaughter graduating together from MVCC
Nicole Cooper, left, and her grandmother, Patricia Radloff stand outside of a building on the campus of Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Illinois on Tuesday, May 14, 2013.
Tue May 14, 2013
DUI Traffic Stop on Way Home from House of Blues: Blotter
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24 Stopped on Way Home From House of Blues Brian J. Windt, 38, of the 15600 block of Larkspun Lane, Orland Park, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, DUI with a blood-alcohol level greater than 0.08 and speeding, according to a report.
Mon May 13, 2013
Palos Heights Woman Throws Bottle During Argument: Blotter
MONDAY, MAY 6 Zero Tolerance Charge Helena J. Pena, 19, of the 300 block of West 65th Street, Burr Ridge, was charged with zero tolerance, illegal screeching of tires, possession of drug paraphernalia and driving without proof of insurance, according to a report.
Judge Warns Jailed Man: No Contact With Alleged Home Invasion Victim
A woman allegedly beaten during a February home invasion has been called by family of her attacker, a prosecutor said during a Thursday morning hearing at the Bridgeview courthouse.
Sun May 12, 2013
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Former Milwaukee Road box cars crossing West 71st Street. Bridgeview Illinois. Early September 1989.
I took this photograph way back in early September of 1989. Facing east on West 71st Street in southwest suburban Bridgeview Illinois, we see three former Milwaukee Road boxcars coupled on to a northbound transfer train, traveling over the Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad.
The Southtown Star
'Hero of the day' rescues owners from Hickory...
A Hickory Hills police officer is being hailed as a hero for rescuing the owners of a popular banquet hall after fire erupted about 4:30 a.m. Sunday, said Walter Sherman, battalion chief for the Roberts Park Fire Protection District in Justice.
South Suburban DUI Arrests, May 12
May 5: Thomas Cosgrove, 40, of the 1200 block of Shagbark Road, New Lenox, was charged with driving under the influence and speeding, according to a report.
Fri May 10, 2013
Shot 3 times, home invasion victim chases his attackers
It's a high octane tale more likely scripted for a 3D movie screen than a real-life upscale neighborhood in a normally quiet Orland Park neighborhood.
Former Christian High School Teacher Pleads Not Guilty to Sex Crimes
A former Southwest Chicago Christian High music teacher pleaded not guilty to sexually abusing a pair of his students.
DUI, Drug Possession Charges for Mokena Man: Blotter
SUNDAY, MAY 5 Dolton Driver Charged With DUI Timothy J. Avant, 32, of the 14800 block of Woodlawn Avenue, Dolton, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, DUI with a blood-alcohol content greater than 0.08 and stopping in the roadway, according to a report.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Southtown Star
Chicago Ridge man charged after bomb threat to ex's workplace
A Chicago Ridge man who allegedly phoned in a bomb threat Monday to his ex-girlfriend's Palos Hills workplace has been charged with felony disorderly conduct, police said.
Driver in Alleged Hit-and-Run Crash Faces DUI Charge: Blotter
MONDAY, MAY 6 Burglar Goes After Coins An attempt to pry open the coin box on a commercial Whirlpool washer in the laundry room of a building in the 5800 block of 158th Place damaged the appliance, according to a report.
Alleged Shoplifter Accused of Hiding Purses In Stroller: Blotter
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10 Woman Accused Of Hiding Purses In Stroller Blerta Lacuku, 30, of the 6900 block of West 155th Street, Oak Forest, was charged with felony retail theft, according to a report.
Tue May 07, 2013
Alleged Drunken Driver Crammed Mouth Full of Doritos: Blotter
SUNDAY, APRIL 14 Outstand OP Warrant Conor P. McCormick, 22, of the 15400 block of Raintree Drive, Orland Park, was arrested on an outstanding Orland Park warrant for failing to appear on a possession of a controlled substance charge.
Cars Damaged During Downtown Tinley Fight: Blotter
SUNDAY, MAY 5 Cars Damaged During Street Fight Two cars were damaged during a street fight in the 17200 block of Oak Park Avenue, according to a report.
Lawyers For Alleged Getaway Driver in Palos Double Murder Get Evidence
The lawyers for the youngest of four pals charged with the brutal murder of a Palos couple received medical files and photo evidence during a brief hearing Monday morning at the Bridgeview courthouse.