The following reports were obtained from local police departments. The individuals charged with crimes are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
â€¢ Someone who counterfeited an Elburn man’s driver’s license was arrested by Hobart, Ind., police at 3 p.m. Nov. 24. The offender also used the victim’s license information to open 14 credit cards, and with those, spent $34,000. The offender was arrested in Hobart for driving with a counterfeit driver’s license and on nine felony counts of fraud and identity theft.
â€¢ Eric C. Ludolph, 39, 2724 Squaw Valley Trail, Aurora, allegedly stole $31.68 worth of gasoline from a gas station in the 900 block of Main Street in Elburn. The store manager reported the theft at 12:50 p.m. Nov. 28.
â€¢ Christina L. Schultz, 27, 966 Liberty Drive, Elburn, was arrested at 6 p.m. Nov. 24, for driving under the influence of alcohol. Police arrested Schultz after a witness reported seeing her driving recklessly and blocking traffic on Route 47 in Elburn after she stopped in the street. Police found the offender in the driver’s seat of her vehicle near her residence.
â€¢ Richard W. Lodor, 35, 29 Sonora St., Montgomery, was arrested at 9 p.m. Nov. 30 on Route 47 at Shannon Street in Elburn, for driving while his license was suspended. Police stopped him for driving while having a nonfunctioning headlight.
â€¢ Someone fraudulently charged $131 on Nov. 30 on a Sugar Grove resident’s bank account from Old Second Bank.
â€¢ Dawn M. Ladwig, 26, of the 200 block of Fox Chase Dr., Oswego, was charged with operation of a vehicle when registration suspended, driving while license suspended and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia at 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 30. She was eastbound on Galena Boulevard from Route 47.
â€¢ Tyreese C. Lindsey, 23, of the 1800 block of Lilac Lane, Aurora, was charged with driving with a suspended driver’s license at 6:57 p.m. on Nov. 30. He was northbound on Route 47 from Galena Boulevard.