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Last updated 7/21/2021 at 2:18pm | View PDF



Hinsdale police distributed the following reports July 20.

Criminal trespass to vehicle arrest

Roderick J. McGinnis, 48, 1004 N. 10th St., No. 404, Milwaukee, Wis., was arrested for criminal trespass to vehicle and driving with a revoked license after a police stop at 11:02 p.m. July 16 at Shell Food Mart, 210 E. Ogden Ave. A registration inquiry alerted police that the vehicle was reported stolen by the Milwaukee Police Department. He was charged and released to appear in court.

Suspected DUI-drugs incidents

• Police were dispatched to a report of an intoxicated motorist at 10:36 a.m. July 15 in the 400 block of East Ogden Avenue. The suspect was stopped for improper lane use and was observed to be under the influence. The suspect submitted a urine sample and was released. Charges are pending the results of the lab report.

• Police were dispatched to a well-being check on a possible intoxicated motorist at 10:07 a.m. July 19 in the 500 block of Chestnut Street. The suspect was stopped for expired registration and was observed to be under the influence. The suspect submitted a blood and urine sample and was released. Charges are pending the results of the lab report.

School building vandalized

Police officers and firefighters dispatched to a fire alarm at Oak School, 950 S. Oak St., discovered a broken sky light and fireworks dropped inside the school under the broken sky light at 10:28 p.m. July 17.

Vehicle burglarized

A $60 speaker and a $20 power back were stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in the 10 block of Grant Square between 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. July 13.

Identity thefts reported

• The identity of a resident of the 400 block of West Walnut Street was used to open a cable account and charge $621 in services between June 1, 2020, and March 1. The incident was reported July 13.

• The identity of a resident of the 5500 block of South Oak Street was used to take control of the victim’s social media account. The victim was instructed to send the suspect $50. The incident was reported at 4 p.m. July 19.

Arrests do not constitute conviction of a crime, and individuals listed here should be presumed innocent until proven guilty. If charges are dismissed or reduced or the accused is found not guilty, he or she can contact The Hinsdalean at [email protected] to provide us with documentation. Information will be updated online and in the next issue of the paper.

 
 

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