June 17 police blotter

By on June 17, 2010

The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
ELBURN
• Jose Roberto Sanchez Benitiz, 23, of the 200 block of Bolz Road in Carpentersville, Ill., was arrested at 7:57 a.m. June 9 for driving while his license was suspended. Police stopped him as he was driving a truck pulling a trailer that lacked valid safety tests and a state-required emergency breakaway system.

• Richard S. Radke, 47, of Catlin Square in Geneva, was arrested at 12:23 a.m. June 13 for driving under the influence of alcohol. Police stopped him for speeding on Route 47 at Capes Drive in Elburn.

• Andrew James Howard Miller, 22, of the 200 block of Carlton Mew Court in Geneva, was arrested at 3:49 a.m. June 13 for driving while under the influence of alcohol. Police stopped him for speeding on Route 47 near Rowe Street in Elburn.

SUGAR GROVE
• Christopher A. Murre, 20, of the 200 block of Chatsworth Ave., Sugar Grove, was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia at 7:57 a.m. June 9. Police approached Murre after finding he was driving on a registration violation. A June 18 court date was scheduled.

• A resident of the 300 block of Smoke Tree Plaza, North Aurora, reported an array of items were stolen from a vehicle parked at Bliss Creek Golf Course sometime between 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. June 9. Among the items missing were a laptop valued at $3,026, two DVD movies, a shoulder bag and various computer programs.

• Sugar Grove police responded to a business on the 1900 block of Route 30 in Sugar Grove on June 10 when an employee reported that someone had slashed the tires of a company vehicle. The incident happened sometime between 3:15 p.m. on June 9 and 7:30 a.m. June 10.

• A resident of the 200 block of East Park Avenue in Sugar Grove reported that their vehicle was damaged during an all-day garage sale June 10. The vehicle was scratched from the drivers-side door to the rear of the vehicle while it was parked on the street during the sale. There was no damage estimate given.