St. Charles Police said they first encountered Jason Charles Carroccio, 30, of Melbourne, Fla., as he was urinating in public in the 200 block of West Main Street. He was cited for public urination and was arrested at 1:30 a.m. Sept. 16 at Cedar and North 2nd streets on a DeKalb County warrant for criminal damage to property, according to police reports. He was transferred to the custody of the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.
Close encounter of the projectile kind
A Geneva driver whose car sustained significant damage believes a rock launched from a lawnmower was the cause, but his report remains unsubstantiated, according to police reports.
An unknown object damaged the rear driver’s side of a Chevrolet Equinox while the owner was was driving in the 800 block of Crissey Avenue around 2:30 p.m. Sept. 11, Geneva police reports said. The driver told police he suspected the damage—estimated at more than $1,500—was from a rock thrown from a lawnmower.
Police spoke with the worker who was cutting grass in the 800 block of Crissey Avenue when the incident took place. The worker said he did not believe the lawnmower threw a rock and denied any involvement, so the driver's claim could not be substantiated by police.
A 16-year-old Batavia boy was observed attempting to gain access to a bar downtown. The boy was observed at 12:38 a.m. Sept. 8 and he was intoxicated, according to a police report. He was taken into custody, transported to the police department, processed and released to his father.
Boys will be boys ... now you're grounded
Four boys were found outside Louise White School, 800 N. Prairie St., Batavia at 6:43 p.m. Sept. 15. A sign post was discovered stuck in the handle of the front door to the school. Two of the boys admitted to pulling the sign out and placing it in the door. The parents were contacted and they arrived on scene to get the boys. The incident was referred to the juvenile officer.
Three for the price of none
From the if it’s not nailed down someone will take it file. Some person or persons hit the bicycle jackpot when they found three bikes left unlocked in the backyard of a home in the 700 block of Western Avenue, according to Glen Ellyn police reports. The bikes were reportedly stolen between 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 and 7 p.m. Sept. 11. The bikes were valued at less than $500.