Sugar Grove police blotter

By on February 27, 2009

The following reports were obtained from the Sugar Grove Police Department. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Disorderly conduct
• Two males, 13 and 15, of the 200 block of Hampton Road, were charged with disorderly conduct at 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 13 when they threatened a 14-year-old male with a switchblade knife and brass knuckles. The boys were playing football when an argument ensued. The two boys charged went home and returned with the weapons.
Domestic battery
• A 16-year-old male of the 100 block of Chelsea Ave. was charged with domestic battery at 2 p.m. on Feb. 14 when he hit his father with a training Samurai sword.

Excessive speed
• Jorg Fichtner, 37, resident of Germany, was charged with speeding more than 40 mph over the limit at 8:30 a.m. on Feb. 15, when he was found driving at 101 mph westbound on Route 56 approaching Route 47. He was apprehended headed south on Route 47 at Rolling Oaks Drive.

• Brad S. Schwab, 32, of the 300 block of Capital Drive, was charged with driving under the influence at 1:14 a.m. on Feb. 21 westbound on Galena Boulevard after being stopped for speeding after police caught him driving 76 mph in a 55 mph zone.