Jul 29, 2014

Stop Sign Hit, Culprit Vanishes

A resident also saw a suspicious person in their backyard in the middle of the night.

Stop Sign Hit, Culprit Vanishes
The following information is from the Lake Bluff Police Department. An arrest is not an indication of guilt.

Car crash

Police responded to West Scranton and Mawman avenues for a two-vehicle accident at 2:30 p.m. June 17. Both drivers were evaluated by EMTs and did not need treatment. One of the drivers was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

Stop sign hit

Police responded to the corner of Evanston and East Center avenues for a report of a blue pick-up truck that ran off the road and onto the parkway, striking a stop sign at 3:30 p.m. June 18. Officers could not find the truck but verified that the stop sign was slightly bent. Public works set up a temporary stop sign.

Stolen gasoline

Someone stole gasoline from a vehicle in the 1700 block of Shore Acres Road. The complaint was made June 20.

Suspicious person

An officer responded to the 300 block of Park Lane for a report of someone in the backyard at 1:30 a.m. June 21. The officer searched the area but found no one. The resident said nothing was disturbed.

Noise complaint

An officer responded to Ravine Forest and Oak Terrace for a report of loud music being played at a construction site at 7:30 a.m. June 21. The officer spoke with the site supervisor, who said they would turn the music down.

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