Police blotter

 
 
Published: 3/18/2009 12:01 AM

Arlington Heights

• Kevin L. Kraus, 21, of the 0-100 block of 11th Avenue, Arlington Heights, was arrested around 1:45 a.m. March 12 at Algonquin and Golf roads and charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, driving under the influence of drugs and traffic violations. His court date is April 15.

• Vandals put glue in door locks on a car in an apartment lot on the 2400 block of North Kennicott around 7:30 p.m. March 11. Damage was estimated at $100.

• Burglars broke into a 2003 Dodge Neon in a fitness center lot at 960 W. Dundee Road between 9 and 11:10 p.m. March 12 and stole a GPS unit. Loss was estimated at $800.

• Burglars broke into a 2004 BMW X5 in a tennis club lot at 7 W. College Drive between 11 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. March 11 and stole a purse valued at $170.

• Burglars broke into a 2007 Freightliner box truck belonging to Elite Designer Service and parked at the company's dock, 601 W. Campus Drive, between 5 p.m. March 11 and 5:45 a.m. March 12 and ransacked the cab.

• Burglars forced open the front door at a home on the 1200 block of South Kaspar Avenue between 7:50 a.m. and 11 p.m. March 12 and stole a watch valued at $150 and jewelry box with several pieces of jewelry.

Rolling Meadows

• Vandals broke the front driver's-side door handle on a vehicle on the 1200 block of Carnegie Street between 4 p.m. March 10 and 1 p.m. March 11.

• A motorist drove over the lawn at a home on the 3500 block of Fremont Street between 8 p.m. March 10 and 7:30 a.m. March 11. Damage was estimated at $100.

Buffalo Grove

• Thieves stole account information from 131 Bank of America customers who used an ATM machine Feb. 8 and 14 at 1355 W. Dundee Road by placing a skimmer on the machine. There was a loss of $19,106 from 22 of the 131 accounts.

• Miguel A. Hernandez, 18, of the 400 block of Inland Drive, Wheeling, was arrested around 1:50 a.m. March 13 on Dundee Road at Golfview and charged with illegal transportation of open alcohol, driving under the influence of alcohol and traffic violations. His court date is April 13.

• Burglars broke into a 2002 Chevrolet Malibu in a lot at 350 N. McHenry Road between 7:30 and 11:19 p.m. March 12 and stole a GPS valued at $70.

Wheeling

• Vandals wrote graffiti on the 700 block of Gee Court around 9 p.m. March 12.