The construction site for the Albion building at 1000 Lake St. was burglarized by two men between 2:50 and 3:10 a.m. on Feb. 7. The offenders entered a storage unit on the construction site and took two reels of stranded copper wire, 500 feet of 3/0 copper wire and 60 feet of 4/0 copper wire. The estimated loss is $2,570. Both offenders were described as black men. One wore a black jacket with thick red horizontal stripes on the sleeve, black pants and black shoes. The second offender was described as having facial hair and wearing a black jacket with zipper pockets on both sides of the chest, gray pants and black shoes.


A residence was burglarized in the 1100 block of South Lombard between 3:30 and 8 p.m. on Feb. 8. The offender gained entry by prying open the locked front-porch window. They then ransacked the residence. The estimated loss is unknown.

Criminal trespass to vehicle

A Chicago juvenile was arrested in the 3100 block of West Harrison Street, Chicago, at 6:35 p.m. on Feb. 9 and charged with criminal trespass to a vehicle. The victim was identified as a Cicero resident. No additional information was provided.

Criminal sexual assault

Slobodan Milutinovic, 30, of the 7200 block of West North Avenue, Elmwood Park, was arrested in the 100 block of Madison Street at 5 p.m. on Feb. 9 and charged with criminal sexual assault. The victim was identified as an Oak Park resident. No additional detail was provided.

Armed habitual criminal arrest

Cornell Fox, 21, of the 1700 block of North Mayfield, Chicago, was arrested in the 6000 block of West North Avenue at 12:39 a.m. on Feb. 11, after he was found in possession of a loaded Taurus .38 special handgun loaded with five rounds of ammunition. He was charged with being an armed habitual criminal, possession of a firearm without a FOID card, possession of ammunition without a FOID card and violating parole.

Disorderly conduct

A man was caught looking through the bedroom window of a residence in the 200 block of South Marion Street at 12:13 a.m. on Feb. 6. Once discovered, the offender fled on foot westbound from the window.

These items, obtained from the Oak Park and River Forest police departments, came from reports, Feb. 4-11, and represent a portion of the incidents to which police responded. Anyone named in these reports has only been charged with a crime and cases have not yet been adjudicated. We report the race of a suspect only when a serious crime has been committed, the suspect is still at large, and police have provided us with a detailed physical description of the suspect as they seek the public’s help in making an arrest.

Compiled by Timothy Inklebarger

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