Monday, February 11, 2013
Police also stop drivers for DUI, possession of cannabis.
Antonion Alway, 22, 395 Wilmington Drive Apt. 201, Bartlett, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and unlawful drug conspiracy at York and Grand at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 5. Police involved in a drug investigation were in contact with Alwan, who reportedly agreed to deliver cocaine to the area of York and Grand, police said. Alway arrived at the location in possession of 20.4 grams of cocaine. He was taken to DuPage County Jail and his Honda Accord was towed for forfeiture. Patrick Schwartz, 23, 458 E. Park, Elmhurst, was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and possession of drug paraphernalia after police pulled over his green Honda CRV for speeding and improper lane use at …
Friday, January 18, 2013
Brandon Biggs, who faces Class 2 felonies, was taken to DuPage County Jail.
An ongoing drug investigation led by the Elmhurst police has resulted in the arrest of Elmhurst resident Brandon J. Biggs, 23, of 269 W. Kimbell, according to press release issued Friday by police. Charges of possession of cannabis with intent to deliver, a Class 2 Felony, possession of cannabis/candy with the intent to deliver, also a Class 2 Felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia were filed Jan. 11 in DuPage County court. Biggs is suspected of selling cannabis and candy laced with cannabis to local customers in the Elmhurst area. Police executed a search warrant Jan. 10 at his home and recovered 730 grams of cannabis and 1,052.5 grams of candy laced with cannabis, along with various drug paraphernalia. He was taken to DuPage County…
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Ongoing police investigations into the sale and distribution of illegal drugs in Elmhurst continue to net arrests.
Elmhurst police have released details about the recent arrest of an Elmhurst man for drug dealing. An ongoing investigation led Elmhurst police to the arrest of Nathan E. Fernandez, 20, of 299 W. First St. Police said Fernandez was selling cannabis and other suspected narcotics from his Elmhurst home to college-age students. On Wednesday, Jan. 2, Elmhurst police executed a search warrant at his home and recovered more than 270 grams of cannabis, Adderall pills, drug paraphernalia, several fraudulent identification cards and "a substantial amount of cash." Fernandez was charged with possession of cannabis with intent to deliver, a Class 3 Felony, possession of fraudulent identification and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was taken to …
Monday, November 12, 2012
Stop on Berteau happened after a chase in the early morning hours Friday.
A Country Club Hills man, who allegedly was carrying drugs and a loaded weapon while fleeing state police, was apprehended with the help of Elmhurst police at 2:34 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9. Elmhurst police received an Illinois State Police Emergency Radio Network alert that a vehicle driven by Edward L. Strong, 40, 17468 Park Lane, Country Club Hills, was headed into Elmhurst. Elmhurst police assisted state police in stopping the vehicle at 131 N. Berteau Ave. Strong reportedly resisted arrested while he was being taken into custody. Police said they found 46 bags of individually packed cocaine and a loaded .25 caliber handgun. He was taken to DuPage County Jail and is being held on $20,000 bond. He is charged by state police with armed …
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Four arrest this month for possession with intent to deliver.
Elmhurst police have released information about another arrest for possession of drugs with intent to deliver. As a result of an ongoing investigation, Glenn S. Wang, 23, 8429 S. Drake, Skokie, was taken into custody while in the act of delivering 3.1 grams of cocaine at 9:37 p.m. Oct. 25 at 630 W. Lake St., police said. (A mug shot of Wang was not immediately available.) Police said .7 grams of cannabis also was found inside his gray Lexus LS 250. He was charged with felony delivery of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of cannabis. He was taken to DuPage County Jail and his vehicle towed for forfeiture. This is the fourth arrest for delivery of a controlled substance by Elmhurst police this month…
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Incidents reported in the Elmhurst police blotter Oct. 1-3.
Police made an arrest at 8 p.m. Oct. 3 during an alleged narcotics transaction at 642 N. York Road. Charles J. Stainback, 28, 510 Hyde Park, Bellwood, and Ray L. Young, 28, 344 Morris, Bellwood, were taken into custody while they allegedly were delivering seven bags of heroin for $100, police said. Both suspects were charged with delivery of a controlled substance. Stainback also was charged with obstructing justice. They were taken to DuPage County Jail and their black Buick Regal was seized for forfeiture. (A mugshot of Young was not immediately available.) This is the second time recently that Elmhurst police have arrested a suspect for allegedly dealing drugs in the city. Leonard Marzano, 41, of Woodridge, was arrested last month …
Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Elmhurst police arrest two in narcotics case.
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Wednesday, July 27, 2011
Elmhurst police officers discovered almost 10 pounds of suspected cannabis and nearly $70,000 in cash in a south Elmhurst home July 17. Police also found drug paraphernalia and a switchblade knife during their investigation. Charged in the case are the residents of the home at 282 Oneida. Leonard W. Conoboy, 29, is charged with possession with the intent to deliver cannabis, unlawful possession of cannabis, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, endangering the life of a child and unlawful use of a weapon. He is in DuPage County Jail; bond is set at $300,000. Adriane K. Strauser, 26, was charged with unlawful possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia and endangering the life of a child. She is not in custody and a …