Elburn police blotter
By Martha Quetsch
on March 5, 2009
The following reports were obtained from the Elburn Police Department. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
â€¢ Eric Smorovsky, 19, of the 11000 block of Cape Cod Lane in Huntley, was arrested at 1:43 a.m. March 3, on a warrant for failure to appear in court on fraud charges. Police stopped Smorovsky on Route 47 near Kansas Street in Elburn for speeding.
â€¢ Timothy Christopher Watson, 19, of the 500 block of Fadia Street in Maple Park, was arrested at 1:20 a.m. Feb. 10, for unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor. The arrest took place after Watson flagged down a patrol officer in the 500 block of Main Street in Elburn to help him retrieve his possessions from his residence after he left because of an altercation with his roommate.
DUI, illegal drug paraphernalia
â€¢ Frank J. Pope, 18, of the 3300 block of Blackhawk Trail in St. Charles, was arrested at 5:16 a.m. Feb. 15, for driving under the influence of alcohol and possessing illegal drug paraphernalia. Police stopped him on Route 38 west of Anderson Road in Elburn for speeding. In the vehicle Pope was driving, police found a bong and two glass pipes containing marijuana residue.
DUI, no insurance
â€¢ Brett C. Cochran, 20, of Lasher Road in Sugar Grove, was arrested at 1:26 a.m. Feb. 15, on Keslinger Road west of Thryselius Drive in Elburn, for driving under the influence of alcohol. Cochran also was cited for speeding and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.