Hungry Burglar Steals Chips, Iced Tea

Oak Park police reports from Sept. 11


Chips, Iced Tea and Cash Stolen in Car Burglary

Someone used a piece of cement to break a car window in the 100 block of North Austin Boulevard between 6:15 p.m. Sept. 10 and 6:15 a.m. Sept. 11. Once inside, the intruder ransacked the car and stole a box of chips, a gallon of iced tea and some cash. The total estimated loss is $157, police said. 

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Rock Thrown Through Window

Someone through a rock through a dining room window in the 500 block of South Harvey Avenue about 12:40 a.m. The estimated cost of damage is $150, police said. 

2 Arrested on Retail Theft Warrants

Police charged Adam Dolatowski, 30, and Linda Degrado, 49, both of Berwyn, with warrants out of Hodgkins for retail theft about 2:40 p.m. in the 700 block of South Austin Boulevard. They were processed and held for Hodgkins police. 

Car Burglary

Someone used a pry tool to break into a car in the 1000 block of South Kenilworth Avenue between 5:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and 8 a.m. Sept. 11 and stole a black leather bag. The total estimated loss is $900, police said. 

Apartment Ransacked

Someone ransacked an apartment in the 300 block of Washington Boulevard between 8 a.m. and 5:15 p.m. The total estimated loss is $60, police said. 

Woman Steals $106 in Socks From CVS

Police charged Diane Wynn, 45, of Chicago, with felony retail theft after a CVS employee saw her steal about $106 in socks about 6:45 p.m. She was held on bond. 

Bikes Stolen

  • Someone stole a $100 bike from a porch in the 400 block of South Taylor Avenue between 9 and 10:15 a.m.  
  • Someone stole a $300 bike from an open garage in the 100 block of South Euclid Avenue between 3:15 and 4:25 p.m. 
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