Police beat

Hinsdale police distributed the following reports Sept. 15.

DUI arrests

• Luis Jose Ciprian, 39, 2852 W. 128th Place, Blue Island, was arrested for felony aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol (third violation), two counts of aggravated DUI — license suspended or revoked, driving with a revoked license, transportation or possession of open alcohol by driver, improper lane use, operating an uninsured vehicle and driving too fast for conditions or failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident at 12:40 a.m. Sept. 12 in the 200 block of East 55th Street. Police were dispatched to a property damage crash and discovered the suspect in possession of a cooler containing open cans of beer. He was charged and taken to DuPage County Jail.

• Reginald Harris, 49, 2553 W. 117th St., Chicago, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, speeding and improper lane use at 12:40 a.m. Sept. 12 in the 200 block of East 55th St. He was charged and released to appear in court.

Criminal trespass arrest

Thomas W. O’Connell, 62, 1424 Oak St., Western Springs, was arrested for criminal trespass to a building and resisting or obstructing a police officer at 6:26 p.m. Sept. 10 at Amita Hinsdale Hospital, 120 N. Oak St. Police responded to a report of a suspect refusing to leave the hospital and being combative with staff. He was charged and released to appear in court.

Identity thefts reported

• Someone tried to use the identity of a resident of the 400 block of North Bruner Place to withdraw $8,500 from the victim’s bank account at 12:36 p.m. Sept. 10. The victim was alerted and blocked the transaction. No loss was reported.

• The identity of a resident of the 600 block of North Elm Street was used to open a credit card account and make charges totaling $3,559.21 at 1:28 p.m. Sept. 7.

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.