Libertyville Police Blotter for April 18
Updated: June 25, 2012 1:15AM
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of the Libertyville Police Department. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination.
A computer was taken from a classroom in the SEDOL area of Butterfield School, 1441 W. Lake St. The theft occurred sometime between 3:30 p.m. on April 12 and 7 a.m. on April 13. Police are continuing to investigate.
A mailbox in the 900 block of Windhaven Road was set on fire on April 9. The incident, which occurred at 9 p.m., was reported and put out by a neighbor with a fire extinguisher. Inside the mailbox, a bottle with a wick and a liquid smelling similar to kerosene was found. No damage estimate was listed.
DRIVING WHILE LICENSE SUSPENDED
Jeanette H. Salgado, 29, of 615 N. First St., Libertyville, was arrested and charged with driving with a suspended license when she was stopped by police at 4:25 p.m. April 11 on South Milwaukee Avenue near Hollister Drive. Salgado was taken into custody and processed. She was later released on a $1,500 with a pending court date of May 23 in Mundelein Branch Court.
Samuel M. Siler, Jr., 51, of 38055 N. Coolidge Ave., Beach Park, was charged with driving while license revoked at 3:24 p.m. on April 12 near the intersection of Route 176 and St. Mary’s Road. Siler was taken into custody and the vehicle was towed. After processing, he was released on a $1,500 personal recognizance bond and was given a May 9 court date in Mundelein Branch Court.
At 6:37 p.m. on April 9, Libertyville police responded to the 100 block of East Winchester Road on a report of a traffic crash involving a light pole. Based on reports by two eyewitnesses, Andrew M. Hartung, 19, of 615 S. Dymond Road, Libertyville, and Andrew T. Gregory, 18, of 624 S. Dymond Road, Libertyville, were both cited for reckless driving and street racing. Hartung was additionally charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. Hartung and Gregory were arrested and processed. They were later released on individual $1,500 personal recognizance bonds and given May 9 court dates in Mundelein Branch Court.