Oak Park police arrested Justin Dougherty, 28, of Western Springs yesterday after police observed him walking in the alley in the 500 block of S. Humphrey Avenue and emerging from between garages around 8:45 p.m.
Three people are in police custody and one of them, a 21-year-old woman, has been charged in connection with last week's shooting of an Oak Park man on north Taylor Avenue. The victim was seriously injured with wounds to his shoulder and jaw in the shooting last Thursday.
Police responded to the scene of an accident June 2 at the intersection of Chicago and Harvey around 5 p.m. The driver of a Chevy Trailblazer allegedly hit a Ford Escape in the first block of Chicago Avenue going westbound.
A man who was shot in the alley behind the 900 block of North Taylor Avenue last Thursday around 6 p.m. may have been related an altercation at the nursing home where he worked, according to initial police information.
A River Forest police street stop in early May led to information allowing area police departments to execute a search warrant in Maywood that netted heroine, crack cocaine and ecstasy with a street value of $28,000, according to a River Forest police press release.