After more than a year on the run, Carol Mix, of Maywood, was taken into custody in Waterloo, Iowa, on Nov. 27 and extradited to Forest Park. Mix is a suspect in the February 2011 evening attack of a 71-year-old Oak Park woman in the Ultra Foods parking lot at 7520 Roosevelt Rd.
Two men approached an Oak Park resident, the night of Nov. 21, in the 1100 block of North Humphrey Avenue while the victim was cleaning his vehicle. One offender told him to "give me what you got," and the victim sprayed both men in the face with a carpet cleaner.
Wednesday Journal recently obtained a copy of the Elmhurst police report involving former Concordia University-Chicago baseball coach Spiro Lempesis, which led to the school initiating an independent investigation of allegations that stemmed from the coach's firing two years ago.
A 34-year-old man walking on Oak Park Avenue near Pleasant Street, the evening of Oct. 22, was approached by two unknown men who grabbed the iPhone out of his hand, police said. They struck him in the right shoulder as they pushed him away and ran from the scene.