The following incidents were listed among the official reports of area police departments. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination.
Richard R. Rius, 19, of 520 N. Kensington Ave., LaGrange Park, and Caleb A. Tackes, 18, of 422 S. Madison St., La Grange, were cited at 12:38 a.m. June 8 with consumption of alcohol by a minor after the two were observed acting suspiciously in a public right of way on the 5000 block of Woodland Avenue. Police determined the two had consumed an alcoholic beverage earlier.
Michael Gengo, 24, of the 1100 block of Birch Lane, Western Springs, was charged at 11:44 p.m. June 6 with domestic battery, stemming from an incident at his home.
Susan Wagner, 57, of 260 Rich Road, Park Forest, was cited at 8:14 p.m. June 3 with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident when her vehicle struck a second vehicle westbound on Ogden Avenue and attempting to turn left on Central Avenue. Wagner received minor injuries and was transported to Adventist Hinsdale Hospital.
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Angelise Tomasino, 28, 2220 Orchid Lane, Crest Hill, was arrested at 1:05 p.m. June 2 and charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of prescription forms, and forgery. A pharmacist at the Walgreens drug store, at 6600 Willow Springs Road, notified police that a woman had dropped off a phony prescription for the painkiller Vicodin. The pharmacy had called the doctor named on the prescription, and he said he had not ordered the medicine.
Megan E. Titzer, 18, 1021 62nd St. in unincorporated Lyons Township, was charged with criminal damage to property at about 1 p.m. June 7 on the 6500 block of Shabbona Road. Titzer allegedly broke the front and rear driver-side windows of her ex-boyfriend’s vehicle with a baseball bat. Titzer had left the scene after the damage, but returned when her sister called and told her the police were there. The police found a baseball bat and a green leafy substance and glass pipe in Titzer’s car. She then was charged with possession of marijuana. Her court date is July 24.~.