Thursday, June 20, 2019

Taser Deployed by Police After Driver Takes PIckup Truck on Short Ride on Railroad Tracks Near US 14 and Ridge Ave, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 1:28 AM Thursday after a pickup truck was on the Union Pacific Northwest line railroad tracks near the intersection of Northwest Highway and Ridge Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Full details are not yet available, but a silver Ford pickup truck was located just northwest of Ridge Avenue on the railroad tracks. Police reported deploying a Taser at the scene, and requested paramedics to the scene to evaluate the motorist of the pickup truck following the Taser deployment.

The driver of the pickup truck was transported in custody to Arlington Heights Police Department Headquarters by police after evaluation by paramedics.

The driver was possibly charged with DUI; and other charges are possibly pending for the male driver of the pickup truck.

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Criminal Damage to Property at Hasbrook Park on Maude Ave, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 11:01 PM Saturday of criminal damage to property at Hasbrook Park, 333 West Maude Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders damaged a park picnic table by carving an obscene symbol into the wood table top.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Saturday, June 15, 2019 between 10:00 PM and 11:00 PM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 1:00 (hours: minutes).

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

House Fire on East Green Ln Just East of Saint Emily's Catholic Church, Mount Prospect

Mount Prospect police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:20 PM Tuesday to a report of a house fire on Green Lane near Green Lane and Homer Lane Mount Prospect, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that smoke and flames were seen at a house.

Police and firefighters reporting smoke showing upon arrival. The fire response was immediately upgraded to a Code 4.

There are possibly one or two people injured in the house fire.

The fire was reported in an attic, and firefighters needed to go to defensive mode -- fighting the fire from exterior positions only -- at least twice. Three sections of the roof of the home were reported partially collapsed at about 1:05 p.m.

A MABAS Box Alarm was requested for extra firefighters and equipment at 1:10 p.m.

The fire was declared knocked at about 1:25 p.m.

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Criminal Trespass at Vacant Home on North Chestnut Ave, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 12:31 PM Friday of criminal trespass and criminal damage to property in the block of 1900 Chestnut Avenue Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders unlawfully entered a vacant residence and damaged several items within the home. The offender(s) entered the residence by forcefully damaging an exterior garage door. It does not appear any items were taken from the home.

The cost to repair the damage was unknown at the time of the police report.

The crime is reported to have occurred between Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 12:00 PM and Friday, June 14, 2019 at 12:30 PM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 288:30 (hours: minutes) or about 12 days.

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Driver Charged, Suspected of DUI After Stopping SUV, Bocking Traffic in the Middle of Hawthorne St West of Douglas Ave, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police arrested a DUI driver 7:00 AM Tuesday to a report that a driver was possibly impaired or in need of a check for well-being near Douglas Avenue and Marshall Street Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that a driver of an SUV was stopped in the middle of Hawthorne Street and was not moving when another motorist pulled up behind the SUV.

Police arrived in a few minutes and found the vehicle had moved to Marshall Street, parked eastbound at the curb just west of Douglas Avenue. As police arrived, the driver of the SUV turned southbound on Douglas Avenue and stopped for the police traffic stop on southbound Douglas Avenue between Marshall Street and Hawthorne Street.

The female driver of the SUV -- a Honda Pilot -- was given a field sobriety test, but refused to complete the walking portion of the test after apparently failing the initial part of the field sobriety test. The driver was arrested at the scene and handcuffed.

Police transported the female driver in custody to Arlington Heights Police Department Headquarters. The driver's Honda Pilot was towed to a police holding area.

Court date was not initially available.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Theft from Locker at Planet Fitness on Rand Rd, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 6:15 PM Saturday of a theft at Planet Fitness, 50 West Rand Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders unlawfully removed the victim's property from a locker after the victim failed to use a lock on the locker and left the property unattended while working out. Taken from the locker was a wallet containing approximately $30.00 USC, various debit and credit cards, a student ID card and a driver's license.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Saturday, June 15, 2019 between 5:14 PM and 6:14 PM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 1:00 (hours: minutes).

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

One Person Shot in Walmart Parking Lot on Golf Road, Rolling Meadows

Rolling Meadows police responded about 4:39 PM Saturday to a shooting at Walmart parking lot 1460 Golf Road Rolling Meadows, IL. Police received a report that one person was shot in the abdomen.

One patient was transported to Level I Trauma Center Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge by Arlington Heights firefighter/paramedics.

One male/black person was detained in the parking lot with handcuffs. Initially there was no confirmation whether the male subject was a suspect in the shooting or a detained witness.

A second ambulance was requested to check on some children passengers that were in a black minivan. They may have been hit by flying glass. A rear driver's side door was shatter -- likely by gunfire.

A gun was placed on the trunk of a car, and it appeared shell casings were marked on the pavement.

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Victim Claims $4350 Worth of Jewelry Stolen During Treatment at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 10:01 AM Tuesday of a theft at Northwest Community Hospital, 800 West Central Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders unlawfully took items of jewelry from the victim while the victim was receiving treatment at Northwest Community Hospital. The approximate value of the jewelry is $4,350.00.

The crime is reported to have occurred between Monday, May 27, 2019 at 11:00 PM and Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 10:00 AM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 11:00 (hours: minutes).

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Retail Theft at Walgreens at Northwest Highway and Dryden Place, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 8:03 PM Saturday of a theft at Walgreens, 1000 East Northwest Highway Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender concealed store merchandise on his person and left the business without paying for the merchandise.

The suspect was described as a male/black approximately 25-30 years old, wearing a red baseball cap, a light green T-shirt, dark blue pants, and white sneakers. The total retail value of the merchandise taken was estimated at $599.43.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Saturday, June 8, 2019 between 7:54 PM and 8:02 PM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 0:08 (hours: minutes).

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Train Locomotive Fire at Van Buren St and Canal St Chicago

Chicago police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:25 PM Thursday to a report of a passenger train fire just south of Union Station at Van Buren St and Canal St Chicago, Il. Deputy District Fire Chief 2-2-1 reported a small fire on top of one locomotive that is outside Union Station. The locomotive is just south of Union Station.

At 6:39 p.m. firefighters were brining one line to the locomotive, which still had a small fire. All passengers on the train involved were evacuated by 6:39 p.m.

Chicago Fire Department reported there is no smoke inside Union Station.


Crew on arrival reports

FIRE/MEDIC UNITS ASSIGNED ...

ENGINE(S): E ?? E ??

TRUCK(S): T ?? T ?? TL ??

SQD ?? CV ??

RIT: BC ?? T ??

CHIEF(S): BC ??

EMS: A ?? FC ?? STANDBY A ??

STAGING:

E = Engine, T = Ladder Truck, TL = Tower Ladder, Q = Quint, SQD = Squad, BC = Battalion Chief, CV = Command Vehicle, A = Ambulance

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Criminal Damage to Property and Graffiti at , Falcon Park on Goebbert Rd, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 9:01 AM Wednesday of criminal damage to property at Falcon Park, 2300 South Goebbert Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders criminally damaged the park's basketball court by leaving broken glass bottles and garbage, and spray painting graffiti and lewd pictures onto the court's surface.

The crime is reported to have occurred on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 9:02 AM.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Firefighters Respond to a Small Gas Leak at House on Patton Ave Just North of Grove St, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:48 PM Monday to a report of a gas leak on Patton Avenue just north of the intersection of Patton Avenue and Grove Street Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that there was a gas odor and that a hissing sound was heard at the address of a one-story house in the neighborhood.

Specific details about the leak were not initially available, but extra fire crews were released in a short time, leaving just the neighborhood's first due crew of Tower 1 at the scene. The scene is apparently stabilized.

Nicor arrived within 30 minutes for repair of the problem.

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Rumor of Armed Robbery at Mariano's May Have Involved Display of a Weapon After Retail Theft Attempt, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 10:29 AM Thursday of a retail theft at Mariano's, 802 East Northwest Highway Arlington Heights, IL. Police received a report that an unknown offender or offenders were involved in a retail theft and a gun was displayed outside the store, according to a witness. Another witness in the store reported some type of disturbance inside the store near the south cash registers closest to the produce section.

Initially there was no confirmation from the Arlington Heights Police Department, but an offender may have been confronted by store personnel in the store. The offender left the store and may have been followed outdoors by store personnel. When the offender was followed, he may have displayed a gun outside the store, and then fled the scene. The offender may have had an accomplice in a "get away car."

Arlington Heights police are investigating the incident, and possibly checking store security video to check the sequence of events. The classification of the crime (such as whether or not the crime is technically an armed robbery) is probably awaiting results of the investigation.

The crime is reported to have occurred about 4:30 p.m. Thursday, but the time is an estimate based on witness estimates and is not official information from the police.

Initially it was unknown whether the offender fled the scene with merchandise, or whether merchandise was left at the store.

A description of the vehicle and the physical description(s) of the suspect(s) were not initially available.

The information in this article is an unconfirmed report published before any information was confirmed or released by the Arlington Heights Police Department.



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Saturday, June 8, 2019

Police Investigating 2 Possible Stabbing Deaths on Derbyshire Ln Near Campbell St, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police received a report about 12:35 AM Saturday of an open 9-1-1 call at a house on Derbyshire Lane just south of the intersection of Derbyshire Lane and Campbell Street Arlington Heights, IL.. A 9-1-1 operator heard heavy breathing on the line and police went to check if there was a problem at the home.

Firefighter/paramedics were also dispatched about 12:40 a.m. in case there was a medical problem at the house. Police arrived and found two people dead in the house -- possibly from stab wounds.

Paramedics staged in the neighborhood until police secured the scene and had paramedics move up to the scene where they confirmed that the two victims were diseased.

A homicide investigation is underway with the Major Case Assistance Team (MCAT) on the scene assisting Arlington Heights police investigators.

A female adult was taken into custody by about 1:00 a.m. Saturday. She was handcuffed and transported from the scene.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Extra Alarm Fire on Michigan Ave Just South of 112th St, Chicago

Chicago police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 3:30 AM Friday to a report of a commercial building fire at 11201 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, Il. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report of commercial building fire at 112th St and Edgebrooke Avenue, where fire was showing out of the back of the building.

When Chicago firefighters arrived, fire was breaking through the roof andfire out the rear of the 3rd floor. Firefighters were operating defensively by 3:37 a.m. and activated a Still and Box Alarm.

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2-11 ALARM at 3:55 AM.

3-11 ALARM AT 4:28 AM.

No injuries were initially reported, and the 5-6-story building was reported to be vacant.

Heavy smoke was visible for miles overnight. Winds were reported to be Northeast about 3-5 MPH and North at 6 MPH at Midway International Airport. Smoke appeared to be moving northeast to southwest locally at the fire scene.

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