A man between the ages of 35 and 45 stole $307.39 worth of Mucinex from Target, 1129 Lake St., at 4:09 p.m. on May 16.
- A gray 2019 Nissan Rogue worth $20,450 was stolen from the parking lot of a business in the first block of Chicago Avenue at 8:05 a.m. on May 23. The offender entered the parking lot and used a key to steal the vehicle.
- A Cicero man was arrested in the 500 block of Washington Boulevard at 8:35 p.m. on May 22 and charged with theft, a warrant out of Chicago for domestic battery and a conditional release violation warrant out of Cook County.
- Someone stole two 20-inch rubber tires delivered to the common area of an apartment building in the 400 block of South Austin Boulevard, sometime between 7:45 and 9:45 p.m. on May 22. The estimated loss is $250.
- Someone stole a pair of Tiffany diamond earrings valued at $6,000 from the cabinet of an Oak Park resident's bedroom in the 1000 block of Washington Boulevard, sometime between 1 and 5 p.m. on May 21.
A 40-year-old Bellwood man was arrested in the 700 block of Lake Street at 5:11 p.m. on May 22 and charged with public indecency and sexual exploitation of a child. Police report that the arrest stems from an incident on May 21, 2019, when the offender allegedly made obscene gestures while addressing a juvenile. He also was arrested for an IDOC warrant.
A 2014 Jeep Wrangler was burglarized in the 500 block of Wisconsin Avenue, sometime between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. on May 20. The offender used a brick to shatter the driver's side rear passenger window. They then ransacked the glove box and took a backpack from the back seat. The estimated damage is $150.
Stolen vehicle arrest
Two Chicago juveniles were arrested in the 1100 block of South Hamilton Avenue at 11:29 a.m. on May 21. One was charged with possession of a motor vehicle that was stolen in the 100 block of Harrison Street on Dec. 31, 2018. The other was charged with criminal trespass to a vehicle that occurred in the 400 block of South Maple on Jan. 29, 2019.
Marcells D. Wooden-Jordan, 35, of the 200 block of Washington Boulevard, Oak Park, was arrested in the 800 block of Washington Boulevard for aggravated DUI at 2:32 a.m. on May 22.
These items, obtained from the Oak Park and River Forest police departments, came from reports, May 20-24, 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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