An unknown offender approached a victim from behind while she was walking through a parking lot on the 1100 block of Lake Street at 11:30 a.m., June 23. The offender made derogatory comments and exposed himself to the victim. The victim walked across the street and called police about the public indecency.
After witnessing a burglary in progress, a River Forest police officer chased the alleged offender down on foot and arrested the man Friday afternoon. Laquell J. Brown, 28, of the 500 block of South 2nd Avenue in Maywood, was arrested and charged with one count of burglary, one count of criminal damage to property, and one count of resisting a peace officer.