Food delivery driver robbed, vehicle stolen in Oak Park: Police – Chicago Tribune

The following is taken from reports and press releases from area police departments. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt.

Illegal use of a weapon

Donnell Wyatt, 18, of Chicago’s 10000 block of South Lafayette Avenue, was charged Sept. 8 with aggravated unlawful use of a weapon in the 900 block of North Boulevard.

Criminal trespass

Jhamaar Caldwell, 32, of the 400 block of South Harvey Avenue, Oak Park, was charged Sept. 7 with criminal trespassing on the automobile in the 200 block of Washington Boulevard.

Violation of order protection

William Roberson, 57, of the 1000 block of South Lombard Avenue, Oak Park, on September 3 was arrested for breaching a protective order in the 1000 block of South Lombard Avenue.

Current mandate

Jurmon Minniefield, 27, of the 1600 block of North Newcastle Avenue, Chicago, on September 2 was arrested in the 900 block of North Austin Boulevard on an active DuPage County warrant for driving with a suspended license.

Heist

The interior of a Hyundai parked in the 700 block of South Grove Avenue on September 7 was ransacked. The estimated loss was $300.

Two bicycles, a child’s helmet and a bike rack were stolen Sept. 1 from the garage of a home in the 900 block of North Oak Park Avenue. The estimated loss was $920.

The interior of an unlocked 2018 GMC Sierra parked in the 900 block of North Taylor Avenue on September 7 was ransacked.

A backpack containing a small caliber firearm, holster, ID, cologne and a bottle of cognac was stolen September 5 from an Infiniti JX35 parked in the 00 block of Erie Court. The estimated loss was $1,950.

The keys were stolen Sept. 2 from an unlocked 2008 Honda Accord parked in the 800 block of South Elmwood Avenue.

Cash was stolen Sept. 2 from a Mercedes Benz GLC300 parked in the 300 block of North Cuyler Avenue. The estimated loss was $100.

A driver’s license, debit/credit cards and cash were stolen August 29 from an unlocked Kia Forte parked in the 1000 block of Randolph Street. The estimated loss was $30.

Criminal disfigurement

On September 7, the facade and east side of a house in the 900 block of Linden Avenue was defaced with red spray paint.

Flight

Jeridan LaGrone, 35, of Chicago’s 00 block of South Kedzie Avenue, was charged Sept. 5 with retail theft in the 1100 block of South Boulevard.

A 2003 Honda Accord was reported stolen on September 7 when someone entered the unlocked vehicle parked in the 200 block of South Maple Avenue and used the valet key in the center console to take the vehicle. The estimated loss was $3,000. The car was recovered from the 5100 block of West Lexington Street in Chicago.

A secured bicycle was reported stolen Sept. 6 from a rack in the 200 block of North Scoville Avenue. The estimated loss was $580.

An unattended backpack containing a pair of shoes, a laptop, and a clarinet was stolen Sept. 6 from the main entrance of Percy Julian Middle School, 416 S. Ridgeland Ave. The estimated loss was $637.

An e-bike secured to the porch of a home in the 400 block of North Austin Boulevard was reported stolen Sept. 4. The estimated loss was $2,000.

The license plate sticker was reported stolen from the rear license plate of a vehicle parked Sept. 4 in the 700 block of Oak Park Avenue. The estimated loss was $120.

On September 3, a 2018 Hyundai Elantra was reported stolen in the 300 block of Harrison Street. The estimated loss was $15,000.

A 2019 Mercedes GLE63S with the keys left inside was reported stolen Sept. 2 from the garage of a home in the 1100 block of Clarence Avenue. The vehicle was reportedly recovered by Chicago police in the 8800 block of South Ada Street on September 3.

An umbrella was stolen September 1 from the backyard of a house in the 400 block of Greenfield Street. Loss estimated at $50.

Vehicle Hijacking

A 2013 Lexus GS350 and a handheld smartphone were stolen Sept. 2 from the 1000 block of North Boulevard when the owner, a food delivery driver, was allegedly attacked by four people who searched the owner’s pockets, took the keys and the smartphone and fled into the vehicle. The estimated loss was $25,800. The car was reportedly picked up on September 6 at Forest Park.