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Police Blotter: Battery, Grafitti, Missing Bike Seat

Naperville Police Department reports for May 31.

Tuesday, May 31

Cabbie gets stiffed

A 25-year-old male reported that between 7:30 and 7:43 a.m. a passenger failed to pay a $20.80 cab fare, police said.

Stolen scrap

Someone in the 800 block of N. Mill Street reported that between 7 a.m. Saturday and 7:56 a.m. Tuesday about 4 tons of scrap metal was stolen from a job site. The metal was valued at about $20,000, police said.

Vandalism

Graffiti was found in the 500 block of Charles Avenue at 10:29 a.m., police said. The word β€œCrips” was spray painted in green paint on the concrete area of the playground.

A 40-year-old man in the 2800 block of Ledgestone Court reported that swastikas and profanity were etched on a fence sometime between 7 p.m. Wednesday and 7:08 p.m. Tuesday, police said.

Damaged vehicles

A 61-year-old man reported that he parked his vehicle between 6 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. Tuesday in the Amtrak parking at the downtown Metra station. When he returned he found the vehicle damaged, police said.

A 50-year-old woman in the 900 block of Sleight Street reported a vehicle was damaged in front of the house between 10:15 p.m. and 10:32 p.m., police said.

Missing bike seat

A 70-year-old man in the 100 block of 4th Avenue reported that his bike seat and post were taken while his bike was locked to a rack at the depot between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. Friday, police said.

Missing coolant

A 48-year-old man in the 1600 block of Bay Court reported that between noon Friday and 9 p.m. Monday someone drained Freon from his 35-year-old air conditioning unit, police said.

Battered mailbox

A 53-year-old woman in the 2700 block of Bluewater Circle reported that her mailbox was damaged overnight sometime between 9 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday, police said. The mailbox was hit with a blunt object.

Stolen flash drive

A man in the 2800 block of Whitehall Lane reported that between April 11 and Tuesday a flash drive and several CDs containing income tax returns were stolen from a home that had been open for real estate showings during that time, police said.

Juvenile hijinx

A woman in the 3500 block of Caine Drive reported that juveniles were ringing her doorbell and flinging rocks at a window, police said.

Reckless driving, battery

Alexander Chatheam Pope, 19, of the 500 block of Kiowa Drive was arrested at 11:16 p.m. in the 900 block of 75thStreet and Plainfield/Naperville Road, police said. He was charged with reckless driving and aggravated battery with a weapon. He was taken to the DuPage County Jail.

Excessive speeding

Jason Lawrence Levaggi, 27, of the 2000 block of Susanna Way in Crest Hill, was arrested on South Route 59 at 9:20 p.m., police said. He was charged with speeding more than 40 mph over the speed limit.

Driving on suspended license

Dustin Alan Welch, 29, of the 400 block of Kensington Court was arrested at 7:03 p.m. at River Road and Ogden Avenue, police said. He was charged with driving on a suspended/revoked license, police said. Bail was set at $1,500.

Battery

Conor Patrick Durkin, 19, of the 800 block of Abbey Drive in Glen Ellyn, was arrested at 12:33 a.m. at Van Buren and Brainard Street for battery, police said.

Mark June 03, 2011 at 12:40 AM
No news and mug shots on the males arrested on May 27 for breaking in and stealing alcohol from the closed Zaidi's restaurant? Are they connected to a councilman or someone?
Mary Ann Lopez June 03, 2011 at 01:18 AM
Sometimes the police withhold information if there is an investigation underway. Mug shots for May 27 will appear on June 6.
Mark August 19, 2011 at 05:36 PM
Rumors may be true, that teens were related or connected to someone. No news on this.

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