Elmhurst Police reports, April 3-9

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The main entrance to the Elmhurst Police Station is seen. (Elmhurst Titan file photo)

• Kendra Martinez, 20, of the 500 block of Memory Lane, Addison, was arrested at 4:34 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, and charged with possession of alcohol by a minor and possession of cannabis.

• Andres Alcala, 20, of the 900 block of North 24th Avenue, Melrose Park, was arrested at 4:34 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, and charged with possession of alcohol by a minor.

• Roque Casas, 35, of the 200 block of East Wilson, Elmhurst, was arrested at 5:56 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, and charged with possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia.

• Ivan Rojas, 19, of the 300 block of West Elm Park, Elmhurst, was arrested at 8:32 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, and charged with possession of cannabis.

• Zachary Coyle, 22, of the 200 block of North Adams Street, Westmont, was arrested at 12:54 a.m. Thursday, April 6, and charged with speeding, possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia.

• Louis F. Taglia, 18, of the 800 block of South Euclid, Elmhurst, was arrested at 10:45 a.m. Thursday, April 6, and charged with battery.

• Arthur Gniatczyk, 19, of the 200 block of North Maison Court, Elmhurst, was arrested at 10:58 p.m. Thursday, April 6, and charged with possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia.

• Gabriela Alcaraz, 22, of the 4000 block of West Byron Street, Chicago, was arrested at 12:08 a.m. Friday, April 7, and charged with driving under the influence of drugs, possession of cannabis, driving without a valid license, operating an uninsured motor vehicle and failure to yield.

• Keena K. Dew, 32, of the 3700 block of West Lawndale, Chicago, was arrested at 7:13 a.m. Friday, April 7, and charged with loitering.

• Darryl A. Tatum, 45, of the 500 block of West Winneconna, Chicago, was arrested at 11:58 a.m. Friday, April 7, and charged with identity theft.

• Christopher Parker, 27, of the 5000 block of West Congress Parkway, Chicago, was arrested at 4:32 p.m. Friday, April 7, and charged with possession of cannabis and driving with illegally tinted windows.

• Daniel Stelter, 27, of the 600 block of South Euclid, Villa Park, was arrested at 12:06 a.m. Saturday, April 8, and charged with driving under the influence, improper lane usage, driving without insurance and driving with expired registration.

• Kathleen Calderone, 64, of the 400 block of North Ridgeland, was arrested at 12:27 a.m. Saturday, April 8, and charged with aggravated driving under the influence and improper lane usage.

• Ronal Perez-Gomez, 20, of the 300 block of Central, Wood Dale, was arrested at 3:15 a.m. Saturday, April 8, and charged with underage drinking and driving, driving with a suspended license, improper lane usage and illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor.

• Araceli B. Ceja, 39, of the 1400 block of Hillside, Berkeley, was arrested at 5:22 p.m. Saturday, April 8, and charged with retail theft.

• Erica Abate, 30, of the 400 block of North Grace, Lombard, was arrested at 11:56 p.m. Saturday, April 8, and charged with attempted identity theft and obstructing identification. Abate also had a previous warrant for her arrest.

• Yarnell M. White, 28, of the 1200 block of South 13th, Maywood, was arrested at 3:41 a.m. Sunday, April 9, and charged with driving under the influence, improper lane usage, possession of open alcohol, driving with a suspended license and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.

• Floria Soto, 25, of the 0-100 block of South Lake Drive, Willowbrook, was arrested at 3:45 p.m. Sunday, April 9, and charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia and obstructing identification.


Anyone arrested and charged with a crime in Illinois is innocent until proven guilty. Arrest reports are a matter of public record. If you are charged with a crime and later found not guilty, or if the charges are dismissed, contact The Elmhurst Titan at dlemery@elmhurst-titan.com, and any stories about your arrest will be updated to reflect the resolution of your case.

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