WILL COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
WEEK OF AUG 29 THRU SEPT 5
NEW LENOX AND FRANKFORT
8/29 Location: 1022 S. Cedar Road New Lenox Rightway Auto and Truck
Summary: Person/s unknown broke into a garage and two trucks and stole several tools.
9/1 Location: 9400 block of W. Hawthorne Avenue Mokena
Summary: Person/s unknown broke into a residence and stole a purse from the kitchen table.
Location: 7800 block of W. Laurel Drive Frankfort
Summary: Kevin J. Ludes, age 26, of 7706 W. Galeview Lane in Frankfort was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug equipment after witnesses reported a suspicious individual walking in their neighborhood near their homes.
9/2 Location: 18000 block of S. Ruth Drive Mokena
Summary: A 61 year old man reported that on 8/30/11 at about noon a heavy set Hispanic man who said his name was ‘Lopez’ came to his front door stating that he had bought the home next door and was going to have a party but needed to know where the backyard property lines were. Lopez wanted to go to the back door to show the homeowner where the party was going to be and after a 15 minute conversation he left. On this date the homeowner spoke to the neighbors and realized that they were not moving. At time of report the man was unsure if anything was missing from his house.
9/3 Location: 22000 block of S. Farm View Road New Lenox
Summary: Person/s unknown entered a shed and stole a riding mower with a mower deck attached, a snow thrower, edger, and a weed whacker.
9/5 Location: 20000 block of S. Frankfort Square Road Frankfort
Summary: Person/s unknown threw small rocks at the back of two homes causing damage to the siding.
8/29 Location: 14000 block of S. Heatherwood Court
Summary: Person/s unknown entered two unlocked vehicles and stole a GPS unit from one and $20 from another.
Location: 13000 block of W. Doral Lane
Summary: Person/s unknown entered an unlocked vehicle and stole $180 from a purse.
Location: 14000 block of S. Pebble Creek Drive
Summary: Person/s unknown entered an unlocked vehicle and stole a cell phone charger, an IPod and a radar detector.
Location: Cedar Glen Drive and S. Glen Dale Lane
Summary: Matthew J. Connelly, age 29, of 14603 S. Pebble Creek Drive in Homer Glen was cited for driving while license suspended and driving with a suspended registration.
8/30 Location: 14000 block of s. Heatherwood Drive
Summary: Person/s unknown entered an unlocked vehicle and stole a GPS unit.
Location: W. 151st and S. Bell Road
Summary: Ivy B. Carthen, age 36, of 551 E. 89th Street in Chicago was cited for no front license plate and driving while license suspended.
Location: 14000 block of S. Arboretum Drive
Summary: Person/s unknown entered an unlocked vehicle and stole two rings, a gold necklace, and costume jewelry.
9/1 Location: 12000 block of W. Martingale Lane
Summary: Jeanette A. Petrauskas, age 25, of 14602 Clydesdale Lane in Homer Glen was cited for no seat belt and Jeremy J. Kuropas, age 24, of 1012 E. 7th Street in Lockport was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident after he lost control of his vehicle and struck two brick mailboxes. Upon deputies arrival they observed Kuropas’ vehicle resting on top of a pile of bricks in a front lawn. Northwest Homer Fire transported Petrauskas to Silver Cross with facial injuries.
9/3 Location: 14000 block of W. Reiter Drive
Summary: Between 7/15 and 9/3 person/s unknown entered a pole building and stole a 5 gallon can of gasoline and a chainsaw.
Location: W. Ashton and S. Cedar Road
Summary: Quentyn D. Myers, age 21, of 223 Anderson in New Lenox was cited for driving while license suspended and no seat belt.
8/29 Location: 14050 S. Budler Road Plainfield Lakewood Falls Elementary
Summary: Person/s unknown damaged the schools playground equipment by spray painting stars and letters on it and scratching a profanity in it.
8/31 Location: Lakewood Falls Drive and S. Weber Plainfield
Summary: A 13 year old boy reported to deputies that while him and two friends were riding their bikes a vehicle with 4 male blacks inside stopped beside them. One of the subjects, wearing a black bandana over his nose and mouth, exited the vehicle and pointed a gun at the 13 year old and ordered him to give him his bike. The 13 year old and his friends dropped their bikes and took off running. The vehicle, described as a dark tan sedan, then drove off without the bikes.
9/2 Location: 15000 block of S. Francis Drive Plainfield
Summary: Person/s unknown broke the side window of a car and stole the CD player and 30-40 CD’s.
9/3 Location: 23000 block of W. Douglas Drive Plainfield
Summary: At 11am witnesses reported observing a male white subject entering open residential garages and taking tools. The subject was observed in a green Chevy pickup truck driven by a female white subject. The subject was observed carrying two power tools, putting them into the truck and then drove further down the block before stopping again. Two residents then began following the truck when the subject yelled out the window, “He got it all back”. The subject and driver then fled the area. A third neighbor then approached the two residents and returned the tools that he had found. Vehicle plate # was obtained. Sheriff’s deputies are investigating.
Location: Budler Rd. and Lakewood Falls Drive Plainfield
Summary: Roberto Zavala, age 22, of 160 Malibu Drive in Bolingbrook was cited for driving while license revoked and driving without tail lights.
8/30 Location: Henderson and E. Jackson
Summary: Rodolfo O. Moreno, age 40, of 13728 S. Bell Road in Homer Glen was arrested for DUI, speeding, and no rear plate light.
Location: 200 block of Krakar
Summary: Person/s unknown entered a residence and stole two 40” TV’s.
Location: Briggs and I80
Summary: Marcia L. Garza, age 26, of 19728 S. Edinburgh Lane in Frankfort was arrested for DUI, DUI over the legal limit, failure to report an accident, unsafe tires and illegal transportation of alcohol after she struck a parked vehicle and a guard rail and continued driving on two flat tires.
8/31 Location: 200 block of Wildwood
Summary: Person/s unknown entered a shed and stole a Rubbermaid container containing 20 pairs of shoes.
Location: S. Briggs and New Lenox Road
Summary: Katlin M. Wacyra, age 21, of 813 Stonegate Road in New Lenox was arrested for possession of drug equipment, DUI, DUI over the legal limit, and speeding. Daniel L. Brandt, age 20, of 203 Oneill in Joliet was charged with illegal transportation of alcohol.
9/1 Location: 400 block of Burke Drive
Summary: Person/s unknown entered an unlocked vehicle and stole a .45 Ruger P-90 handgun and 50 rounds of ammunition.
Location: 100 block of Walden Road
Summary: Person/s unknown ransacked a residence and stole a 60” TV, a 36” TV, four gold neck chains and USC.
Location: 24000 block of W. Front
Summary: Carl E. Crockett, Jr., age 38, of 25252 W. Brookfield Lane in Channahon was arrested for DUI over the legal limit, no seat belts, and driving too fast for conditions after he lost control of his vehicle and landed in a swamp 3 ft. deep.
9/2 Location: 5th Avenue and Siegmund St.
Summary: Henry Lopez, age 44, of 222 SW Circle Drive in Joliet was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.
Location: 3300 block of Mall Loop Drive
Summary: Ryan S. Watts, age 25, of 1030 Sherman in Joliet was arrested for DUI, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and speeding.
Location: 14 W. Jefferson Will County Courthouse
Summary: Lora D. Nobles, age 60, of 21 Pheasant Run Road in Joliet was arrested for fraud after a drug tester observed Nobles attempting to use a condom filled with an unknown person’s urine, which was duct taped to her inner thigh, in order to pass the test.
Location: N. Briggs and E. Cass
Summary: Joseph M. Serrato, age 25, of 1110 E. 6th St. in Grand Island, Nebraska was cited for no tail lights and driving while license revoked.
Location: Cleveland and Collins
Summary: Willie M. Triplett, age 39, of 515 W. Jefferson in Joliet was arrested for DUI over the legal limit and speeding.
9/3 Location: 800 block of S. Briggs
Summary: Person/s unknown entered a residence and stole jewelry, a purse, and car keys.
9/5 Location: 100 block of Luana Road
Summary: Person/s unknown broke the side window of a vehicle.
Location: 2500 block of Von Esch Road
Summary: Genesis Rodriguez, age 18, female, of 2504 Von Esch Road in Joliet was cited for driving while license suspended/revoked.
8/31 Location: W. Exchange and S. Western Avenue University Park
Summary: Victoriano Flores Jesus, age 29, of 15634 W. Union Avenue in Harvey was cited for operating an uninsured motor vehicle, no valid driver’s license, and failure to signal.
Location: W. Exchange and Washington Crete
Summary: Micah T. Carter, age 18, of 1546 Wentworth Avenue in Calumet City was cited for driving while license suspended and no rear plate light.
Location: 3000 block of E. Challas Entrance Road Crete
Summary: Person/s unknown broke into a residence and stole several pieces of jewelry and prescription medication.
9/2 Location: 800 block of W. Elms Court Crete
Summary: Person/s unknown entered a garage and stole two ATV’s.
Location: 25000 block of S. Woodland Drive Crete
Summary: Person/s unknown used the homeowner’s ladder in order to gain entry into their house. Stolen was jewelry and $100.
8/29 Location: 19000 block of Raymond Drive Jackson
Summary: Person/s unknown punctured the tires on a vehicle.
9/3 Location: 17000 block of W. Manhattan Road Jackson
Summary: An 82 year old female victim reported that at 11am she was approached outside her residence by an unknown male white with short curly blonde hair, medium height and build, about 30-40 years of age, and two males with dark complexions with short curly dark hair, heavy build, average height, 30-40 years of age. The men were driving a white pickup truck and inquired if she wanted her driveway seal coated for $20 per bucket. The men could not give her an estimate on the final price but she agreed to have the work done. After the work was completed she was told that the fee was $7200. The victim gave them $7000 and told them she did not have the rest. The victim and two of the men went inside the home and the men began walking around the home where she lost sight of them for a short time. The men then left the home. The woman discovered later that USC was missing from a bedroom.
9/5 Location: W. Bruns Road and S. Cherry Hill Road Manhattan
Summary: Person/s unknown entered a vehicle and stole a Coach purse, wallet, 120 CD’s, a cell phone and a digital camera.
8/29 Location: 16000 block of W. 145th Place
Summary: Person/s unknown stole a dark green 1994 Buick Century from the owner’s driveway.
8/31 Location: Fairmount and Rosalind
Summary: Clayton Darnell Ferguson, age 35, of 1215 California Avenue in Joliet was cited for disobeying a stop sign and driving while license suspended.