Ronnie Williams, 51, of the 600 block of Wolf Road in Hillside, was located by police at his condominium and arrested on March 21 for a hit-and-run that occurred at 5:19 p.m. on March 18 at Central and Lathrop in River Forest.
A 51-year-old Forest Park man was arrested on March 11 for possession of a firearm without a Firearm Owner's Identification (FOID) card and for possession of firearm ammunition without an FOID card, both misdemeanors, after a search of his home turned up a .357 Magnum revolver and nine rounds of hollow point ammunition.
Ricardo Torres, 21, of the 4800 block of W. Armitage in Chicago, and Alejandro Godinez, 24, of the 2300 block of N. Lorel in Chicago, were arrested separately last week for involvement in two car burglaries that occurred on the 7200 block of Central, Feb. 20.
Jessica G. Garcia, 21 and a Cicero resident, has been charged with aggravated driving under the influence, a felony, following a early morning car accident last Friday in which a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee sped through a guardrail at the end of Taylor Avenue in Oak Park and landed upside down on the CTA Blue Line train tracks after soaring over multiple freight train tracks.
The River Forest Police Department has identified a suspect in a recent string of burglaries, but the man is currently in the custody of the DuPage County Sheriff's Office on charges of possession of a stolen motor vehicle.
A man walking near the northeast corner of Park and Greenfield in River Forest at 10:45 p.m. on Feb. 14 noticed he was being followed shortly before two masked assailants approached him, pushed the victim to the ground by force, and held an unidentified object to his head.
A man walking northbound on Lombard from Washington was approached by three unknown offenders who asked for spare change. When the victim responded that he had no money, two of the suspects surrounded the victim, knocking him down and kicking and punching him.