Elmhurst Resident Arrested for Domestic Involving a Knife, Schick Hall RA Receives Death Threats
Also, 19-year-old from Elmhurst arrested for DUI, drug possession.
Alexander Jarnig, 23, 186 E. Fullerton, Elmhurst, was arrested after police responded to a call for a domestic battery involving a possible stabbing on the 100 block of East Fullerton at 8:21 p.m. March 6. A victim suffered minor cuts to his hands and was treated at the scene. Jarnig was charged with domestic battery and criminal damage to property. He was taken to DuPage County Jail.
Emma Lefley, 19, 277 Grace, Elmhurst, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, possession of a controlled substance, possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia after police said she drove her gray Mazda 3 into a snowbank at Prospect and Seminole at 11:33 p.m. March 7. She was taken to DuPage County Jail. A passenger in her car, Matthew Shulda, 19, 641 N. West Ave., Elmhurst, was charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor and released on bond.
A resident assistant at Schick Hall at Elmhurst College, 190 S. Prospect, received about 20 hang-up calls between 1:20 and 1:40 a.m. Feb. 23. On the last call, a male with a deep voice said, "I'm going to kill you." The next day, the victim noticed that the decorations on her door were torn and another death threat was written on her dry-erase board. She doesn't know of anyone who would want to harm her.
Gene A. Carlson, 51, 705 W. Liberty, Wheaton, was arrested on a warrant out of DuPage County for failure to appear on a trespassing charge at 6:52 p.m. March 2. Police responded to Elmhurst Presbyterian Church, 367 S. Spring Road, for a report of a man who had fallen on the pavement. Police said Carlson strongly smelled of alcohol. He was taken to DuPage County Jail.
Sharon J. O'Toole, 21, 606 W. Lorraine, Elmhurst, was arrested at her home on two warrants for failure to appear on a charge of driving with a suspended license at 6:06 p.m. Feb. 27. She was released on bond.
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