Oct. 1 Police blotter

By on October 1, 2009

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.

Sugar Grove
• Someone drew graffiti with a permanent marker on playground equipment in the Black Walnut Park on Black Walnut Drive, Sugar Grove between Sept. 16 and Sept. 17.

• Someone shot a BB at a glass basketball hoop in the 200 block of BelleVue Lane, Sugar Grove, causing the backboard to shatter on Sept. 19. The property was valued at between $600 and $700.

• A large black dog was reported loose at Neil and Stanley roads in Sugar Grove on Sept. 17 at 8:58 p.m. The dog was picked up by Kane County Animal Control.

• Several dogs not leashed or fenced in confronted a resident in the 1900 block of Annette Circle at 7:56 a.m. on Sept. 18. The owner was issued an ordinance violation.

• A resident from Whitfield Drive complained of gun shots in the area near the 300 block of Galena Boulevard. Four citizens with valid FOID cards and current hunting licenses who had discharged shots from shotguns were approached and police explained that shooting within the corporate limits of the village was not allowed.

• Roberto A. Soto, 18, of the 300 block of Meadows Drive, Sugar Grove, was stopped for a front license plate not properly attached at 10:38 a.m. on Sept. 21 and was found to have a warrant for his arrest for failure to appear for a speeding ticket in a construction zone.