Heroin Found after Traffic Stop: Oak Park Police Blotter

Oak Park police reports, Dec. 21 - Dec. 23



A 24-inch bicycle was stolen from the garage of a home in the 1100 block of Wesley Avenue. Entry was gained by prying open the service door. Estimated loss was $120. The incident took place between Dec. 22 and Dec. 23.

Outside Warrant Arrest

Edgar G. Flores, 25, of Chicago was arrested on an outstanding warrant out of DuPage County after he was involved in an accident in the 100 block of Madison Street, police said.


Burglary to Auto

IPod headphones and a charger were stolen from an unlocked car parked in the 200 block of Chicago Avenue. Estimated loss was $85. The incident took place sometime between Dec. 21 and Dec. 22.

Burglary to Auto

A checkbook was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in the rear of a building in the 300 block of Chicago Avenue. The vehicle also was ransacked. The incident took place between Dec. 21 and Dec. 22. Estimated loss was unknown.


Disorderly Conduct

Shaneka L. Herron, 25, of Chicago was charged with disorderly conduct after a heated altercation with the victim, police said. The incident took place in the 00 block of Erie Court.


Eight feet of white aluminum downspout was removed from the garage of a home in the 200 block of Clinton Avenue. Estimated loss was $30. The incident took place sometime between Dec. 17 and Dec. 21.

Burglary to Auto

A gym bag containing two pairs of wrestling shos, an OPRF wrestling uniform and sweat pants were stolen from an unlocked Toyota Avalon parked in the 500 block of North Lombard Avenue. Estimated loss was $270.

Possession of a Controlled Substance

Kayla A. Alvarez, 22, of Des Plaines was charged with possession of a controlled substance after a traffic stop in the 900 block of South Austin Boulevard, police said. An investigation/custodial search revealed that she had two plastic baggies containing a white powdery substance white field tested to be heroin. Police said they found in plain view a burnt spoon and a syringe that also field tested positive for heroin.

Police Blotter information is provided by the Oak Park Police Department. Charges are not evidence of guilt. They are a record of police actions taken on a given day, and persons charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. If you or a family member are charged or cited and the case is subsequently adjudicated, we encourage you to notify the editor at matthew@patch.com. We will verify and report the outcome.


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