Police beat

Hinsdale police distributed the following reports Feb. 27.

Obstructing justice arrest

Gabriel N. Lewis, 36, 12820 S. Wood St., Blue Island, was arrested for giving obstructing identification, driving with a suspended license, stopping/standing/parking where prohibited, transportation of open alcohol by driver and driving an uninsured vehicle at 8:16 a.m. Feb. 25 on Route 83 near 55th Street after being found parked on the side of the road asleep at the wheel. She was also found to have two active arrest warrants out of Vermillion County. She posted bond on the arrest warrants and was given a court date. She also was cited with local charges and released to appear in court.

Aggravated battery investigation

A known suspect fought with hospital security staff performing official duties at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at UChicago Medicine AdventHealth Hinsdale, 120 N. Oak St.

Backyard chair stolen

A chair valued at $80 went missing between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Feb. 23 from a backyard in the 900 block of South Bruner Street.

Harassing text

A known suspect sent text messages of a threatening nature to a resident of the 500 block of Bonnie Brae Road at 7:34 p.m. Feb. 19.

Identity theft incidents

• Online bank accounts belonging to a resident of the 10 block of South Park Avenue were accessed between Feb. 6 and 18 after the victim received an email containing malware.

• The identity of a resident of the 5500 block of Childs Avenue was used in an attempt to open a bank account between Jan 22 and Feb. 20.

• Personal information belonging to a resident of the 600 block of South County Line Road was used to conduct credit inquiries on Feb. 14. The incident was reported Feb. 21.

Theft of medicine

Prescription medication went missing from a woman’s bag between Feb. 18 and 21 in the 800 block of North Washington Street.

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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