Police Blotter: DUI, Warrant Arrest, Take the Grill and Run

The Glen Ellyn Police Department reports, Aug. 20-26


Driving under the influence

Tracy A. Parks, 46, of the 1900 block of Sunnydale Lane, Lisle, was arrested at 1:41 a.m. at Roosevelt Road and I-355, said. She was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and failing to signal when required.

Criminal damage

Police said a resident in the 400 block of St. Moritz Drive reported at 2:30 a.m. a front window was broken with an unknown object.


A resident in the 400 block of Stagecoach Run reported at 6:55 p.m. that a grill was stolen from the backyard, police said. The grill did not belong to the homeowner; it was a rental from the Glen Ellyn Park District.



Ashley M. Gaffney, 21, of the 700 block of West Forest Avenue, West Chicago, was arrested at 2:04 a.m. at Roosevelt and Lorraine roads, police said. She was charged with improper lane use, driving without a license and failing to secure a child under 8 years old.


Warrant arrest

Police said Alec A. Lehmann, 46, of the 400 block of Taylor, was arrested at 12:32 p.m. at Route 53 and Spring Avenue. He was charged on an in-state warrant, attempted obstruction of justice, driving while his license was suspended and with an equipment violation for one red taillight.


Addie J. Ward, 44, of the 0-99 block of Greenwood Street, was arrested at 5:40 p.m. at Taco Bell, 370 Roosevelt Road, police said. She was charged with panhandling.


A diner at the Patio, 552 Crescent Blvd., reported at 4:45 p.m. a cellphone was stolen. The phone had been left on a table, police said. The phone was valued at less than $500.



Michael J. Rooney, 36, of the 2 S 700 block of Grove Lane, Warrenville, was arrested at 8:36 p.m. at Roosevelt Road and I-355, police said. He was charged with theft of property.

Criminal damage

A resident reported at 7:25 p.m. that someone broke an exterior door on a vacant home in the 200 block of Elm Street, police said.


Driving under the influence

Michelle J. Bahena, 27, of the 1000 block of Cernan Drive, Bellwood, was arrested at 2:53 a.m. at Roosevelt Road and Royal Glen Drive, police said. She was charged with speeding and driving under the influence of alcohol.


Vehicle burglary

  • Someone in the 100 block of Briar Street reported that an unknown person forced entry to a work truck between 5:30 p.m. Monday and 8 a.m. Tuesday. Tools were stolen from the truck while it was parked in a lot, police said. The estimated value of the items taken was $900.
  • A resident in the 600 block of Hillside Avenue reported a vehicle was burglarized sometime between 6 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday, police said. Someone stole a backpack from inside the vehicle. The backpack contained various items, none of which were specified in the report.

Parking citations

Glen Ellyn police cited a resident in the 1100 block of Londonberry Lane for improperly storing vehicles, according to police reports. Officers made the call at 11:38 a.m. and spoke with the homeowner, who they said had several vehicles parked illegally on the property.


Police said someone reported that two bicycles that were left locked to a fence at Lake Ellyn Park were stolen. The report was made at 4:35 p.m. The bikes were valued at less than $500.


Driving under the influence

Police said Katlin Layne Music, 27, of the 1400 block of Ellisville, Schaumburg, was arrested at 12:57 a.m. at Roosevelt Road and Royal Glen Drive. She was charged with driving under the influence and speeding.


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