Felix Hernandez-Casti, 35, 956 Caprei, Palatine, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol after his gold Ford Windstar crashed into a vehicle driven by a 30-year-old Itasca man at North Avenue and Route 83 at 11:46 a.m. March 7. Hernandez-Casti also was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, leaving the scene of an accident, driving with a suspended license, no insurance and open alcohol in the vehicle.
Jorge Soria, 30, 100 N. Michigan, Addison, was arrested and charged with DUI, driving with a revoked license and driving without insurance after police pulled over his brown Chevrolet Malibu for no rear plate light and no seat belt at North and Villa at 2:46 a.m. March 8. He was released on bond.
Jaime Perez, 27, 3824 25th St., Schiller Park, was arrested and charged with DUI and driving without insurance after police pulled over his Cadillac CTS for one headlight, no rear registration light and tinted windows at North and York at 12:20 a.m. March 9. He was released on bond.
A 16-year-old boy was arrested and charged with underage consumption of alcohol and zero tolerance DUI after police pulled him over for no headlights at Madison and Kearsage at 12:50 a.m. March 11. He also was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of tobacco. He was released on I-bond to his mother.
Danuta Krukowski, 29, 5450 Astor Lane Apt. 308, Rolling Meadows, was arrested and charged with DUI and transportation of open alcohol after police pulled over her Toyota Scion for driving the wrong way on Grand Avenue at 5:13 p.m. March 11. She already had pulled into the lot at 130 E. Grand Ave. Medics transported her to the hospital for detox, her vehicle was towed and her dog was taken to the animal hospital for safekeeping. She was released on I-bond.
Elmhurst police arrested three people after an officer witnesses a fight in front of the Shell gas station, York and Third streets, at 1:38 a.m. March 10. One of the suspects fled and was quickly located, but he resisted arrest and was tased. Thomas A. Lindal, 19, of Wadsworth, was charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor, resisting arrest and criminal damage to property. He was released on bond. Two remaining subjects, Alexander S. Willett, 18, of Hampshire, and Anthony J. Storino, 20, of Fairfield, Conn., were charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor and released on bond.
Patrick S. Conway, 23, no address listed, and Daniel J. Haynes, 24, 1746 Geneva, Glen Ellyn, were arrested after they were pounding on the back door of a home on the 300 block of North Ferndale at 5:35 a.m. March 10. Police found them in the detached garage. They reportedly were intoxicated and said they were looking for "Maggie" but they were at the wrong house. Police discovered Conway had two outstanding warrants. He was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries sustained while being handcuffed. Haynes was charged under city ordinance with trespassing and disorderly conduct. He was released on bond.
Michael Will, 57, 705 Liberty St., Wheaton, was cited for public intoxication after police saw him stumbling near the back of the police station, 125 E. First St., at 9:05 p.m. March 11. He allegedly said he had been drinking vodka all day and had walked from Medinah. Police took him to the hospital.
William Robinson, 18, 4652 Cresthaven Lane, Decatur, was cited for consumption of alcohol by a minor after police discovered a beer keg on the trailer of a parade truck at Spring Road and Wilson Street 11:30 a.m. March 10. He was released at the scene on I-bond.
Possession of Alcohol in Public
Joel Goldstone, 27, 4903 52nd Ave., Moline, was cited for having open alcohol in public at St. Charles and Spring at 5:41 p.m. March 10. He was released on I-bond.
Larry Bebo, 52, 677 N. Michigan, Elmhurst, was arrested and charged with possession of open alcohol in public after police received a call for an unwanted subject at Starbuck's, 164 N. York, at 8:11 p.m. March 10. Police said he was "highly intoxicated." He was released on bond.
John Gruchot, 21, 14013 Thomas Drive, Orland Park, was cited for possession of open alcohol in public at York and Adelaide at 11:22 p.m. March 10. He was released at the scene on I-bond.
Voltaire R. Alanguilan, 25, 15W634 Patricia Lane, Elmhurst, was arrested and charged with criminal trespass after police were called to Elmhurst College, 190 S. Prospect Ave., on a report of a subject refusing to leave the college library. Police said Alanguilan, who was "intoxicated and somewhat unintelligible," was released to his father on I-bond.
Injury on City Property
A woman who told police she had been drinking for about three hours fell on the sidewalk at the northeast corner of Spring and Eggleston at 12:13 p.m. March 10. She had a bloody nose and abrasions on her face and hands. She was taken to Elmhurst Hospital "due to her intoxicated state," police said.
Loud Noise Complaint
Brett C. Virgil, 21, 657 Fairfield, Elmhurst, was cited for loud noise after police were called to his home for an ongoing, loud party at 12:43 a.m. March 10. He was released at the scene on I-bond.
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