The following items were taken from area police department reports and releases. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt.
William A. Cantalupo, 64, of the 800 block of Albany Lane, Darien, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, speeding and driving an uninsured vehicle on the 100 block of East Ogden Avenue at 1:41 a.m. Dec. 23.
Items were stolen from unlocked cars parked on three different blocks between 6:30 p.m. Jan. 8 and 9 a.m. Jan. 9. A wallet and $5 was taken a vehicle on the 5600 block of South Oak Street. Sunglasses, which cost $700, and a charging cord, valued at $20, were taken from a vehicle on the 900 block of South Quincy Street. On the 200 block of North Quincy, miscellaneous change was taken from one vehicle and other cars in the garage also were entered. Police believe someone used the remote garage door opener in the vehicle to get inside the garage.
Fuller’s Service Center reported Jan. 3 a person ordered tires, costing about $3,500, over the phone and had them shipped between Dec. 5 and Dec. 21, but paid with a credit card that turned out to be fraudulent.
Arielle M. Paxton, 23, of the 1600 block of South St. Louis Avenue, Chicago, was charged with obstructing identification and driving with a suspended license at Oak Street and Ogden Avenue at 1:32 p.m. Jan. 8. Paxton did not have identification with her and when the officer asked her, she allegedly gave a fake name and birthdate.
An employee of Verizon Wireless reported at 12:30 p.m. Jan. 8, someone cut the security cord on a cellphone in a display at the store, at 26 E. First St. When the employee questioned the people involved, they handed over the phone and left.