The following items are taken from River Forest Police Department daily summary reports. In all incidents where an arrest occurred, a charge is merely an accusation and not evidence of guilt. The arrested person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
DUI Charge: Daniel Funchess, 50, of 2940 22nd Place in North Chicago, was charged with drunken driving in the 1100 block of Lake Street on Sunday, March 6, police said.
DUI Charge: Robert D. Fowler, 44, of 1041 N. Clinton Ave. in Oak Park, was charged with drunken driving after he struck a pedestrian with his vehicle near the intersection of Lathrop Avenue and Madison Street on Saturday, March 5, police said.
Marijuana Possession: Brandon L. Green, 29, of 7770 W. Madison St., was charged with marijuana possession at Puff's Discount Cigarettes, 7756 Madison St., on Saturday, March 5, police said.
Burglary: A Nikon camera and an Illinois FOID card were stolen from a residence in the 1300 block of Jackson Avenue between Friday, March 4 and Saturday, March 5.
Public Indecency: A man police have identified as a university employee was found hiding in a women's bathroom and spying on a womn as she showered at Dominican University's Priory Campus, 7200 Division St., on Friday, March 4.
Clarification: A university spokeswoman said the man was not employed by Dominican but was an employee of a custodial service contracted by the university — a distinction not listed on police reports. She also said the man was caught spying on one woman and not multiple women as initially reported.
Theft: Around eight feet of copper gutters, value unknown, were stolen from a residence in the 900 block of Jackson Avenue on Friday, March 4.
Marijuana Possession: Cynthia D. Spears, 38, of 5635 Mcdermott Dr. in Berkeley, was charged with possession of marijuana and driving on a suspended license near the intersection of Park and Chicago Avenues on Wednesday, March 2, police said.
Loose Raccoon: An injured or just plain sleepy raccoon was spotted continually getting up and laying back down outside the back door of a residence in the 1000 block of Thatcher Avenue on Tuesday, March 1. The raccoon was last seen awake and breathing, though the caller was advised to call a private animal removal service to escort the animal home.
Loose Dog: A dog described only as “shaved” and “floppy” was spotted at large Tuesday, March 1, following students of Frances Willard School, 1250 Ashland Ave., and weaving in and out of traffic. The dog's owner was told he would be ticketed if the dog keeps getting loose and disturbing students.
Theft: A six-foot copper downspout with an unknown value was stolen from a residence in the 600 block of Bonnie Brae Place between Feb. 25 and Tuesday, March 1.
Assault: On Feb. 28, a resident of the 600 block of Edgewood Place told police her son has been receiving death threats over YouTube, citing a specific date. No charges have been filed.
Burglary: Around $5 in change was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in the 600 block of Forest Avenue between Feb. 21 and Feb. 28.