Police beat

Hinsdale police released the following reports Oct. 6.

DUI arrest

Ismael Flores Saucedo, 34, 2631 S. Millard Ave., Chicago, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol, transportation or possession of open alcohol by driver, stopping/standing/parking on roadway and improper lane use at 9:40 p.m. Sept. 29 in the 500 block of North Elm Street. Police responded to a complaint about reckless driving and found an open container of alcohol inside the vehicle. He was charged and released to appear in court.

Property damage arrest

Laquell Jamesian Brown, 38, 5502 S. Madison St., No. 10, Hinsdale, was arrested for criminal damage to property for causing $200 in damage to the victim’s television at 10:56 p.m. Sept. 30 at Colonial Gardens Apartments, 5500 S. Madison St. He was charged and released to appear in court.

Warrant arrest

Michael A. Gallardo, 34, 4508 Grove Ave., 1S, Brookfield, was arrested at 4:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at the police station, 121 Symonds Drive, on an active arrest warrant out of DuPage County. He posted bond and was released to appear in court.

Bicycle taken

A $200 bicycle was taken from the 10 block of East Hinsdale Avenue between 6:40 p.m. Sept. 24 and 10 a.m. Sept. 26. The victim said he locked the bike to a bench near the train depot.

Identity thefts reported

• Someone used the identity of a resident of the 800 block of South Elm Street to open a credit card Sept. 27. The incident was reported Sept. 30.

• The identity of a resident of the 700 block of West North Street was used to complete an application to purchase a vehicle at an Alabama dealership at 10:50 a.m. Sept. 28.

Fraud reported

Someone called a resident of the 10 block of West Chicago Avenue claiming to be her son and requesting $5,000 for bond at midnight Sept. 30. The victim sent the money and later discovered the caller was not her son.

Window broken

Someone broke the window of an excavator parked in the lot of the Hinsdale Community Pool, 500 W. Hinsdale Ave., between 4:30 p.m. Oct. 1 and 8:11 a.m. Oct. 4. Damage is estimated at $600.

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.