Man Tasered, arrested after chase in Plano
October 29, 2012 5:48PM
Updated: January 13, 2013 3:49PM
A 33-year-old Bartlett man is facing multiple charges after he fled from a Sunday morning traffic stop in Plano, first in his car, then on foot.
According to Plano police, officers tried to stop Robert Votava, of the 100 block of Rita Court, near Osborn and Hoffman streets. When officers got out of their squad to approach his car, Votava sped away, police said. After a short chase, Votava ditched his car in the 600 block of Deames Street and tried to run.
Votava was Tasered when he refused to stop for police. He was treated for minor injuries at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich, then released, police said.
Votava was charged with felony aggravated fleeing and eluding, driving under the influence, revoked license, reckless driving, resisting a peace officer, disobeying a stop sign, failure to signal, screeching tires and no insurance, police said. He was also wanted on a DeKalb County driving under the influence warrant and a Kendall County retail theft warrant.
Serafin Chacon, 29, 1300 block of Monomoy Street, Aurora, was charged with drunken driving, suspended license, leaving the scene of an accident and no insurance at 3:15 a.m. Monday in the 400 block of Blackhawk Street, police said.
Juan Perez-Estrada, 27, 500 block of Union Street, Aurora, was charged with drunken driving, no insurance, illegal transportation of alcohol and improper lane use at 11:33 p.m. Sunday in the 200 block of North Broadway, police said.
Uziel Gallegos, 20, 300 block of Old Indian Trail, Aurora, was charged with felony filing a false police report last week in the 300 block of Old Indian Trail, police said.
Robert Lee Franklin III, 20, 500 block of East Downer Place, Aurora, was charged with violating the Sex Offender Registration Act last week in the 700 block of East Galena Boulevard, police said.
Faith Cors, 23, 0-99 block of North Lake Street, Aurora, was charged with drunken driving and improper parking at 2:46 a.m. Saturday near Sullivan Road and Golden Oaks Parkway, police said.
Marco Castro, 30, 1600 block of Dearborn Avenue, Aurora, was charged with drunken driving, no driver’s license, no insurance, improper lane use and screeching tires at 1:23 a.m. Saturday near New York Street and Woodland Avenue, police said.
Travona Hamilton, 40, 3500 block of West Lexington Street, Chicago, was charged with felony retail theft and misdemeanors no driver’s license and no insurance Friday near North Farnsworth Avenue and Interstate 88, police said.
Alvaro Perez, 51, 500 block of Hoyles Avenue, Aurora, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and misdemeanors drunken driving and improper parking at 11:16 p.m. Saturday near Grand Boulevard and North Loucks Street, police said.
Manuel Saucedo, 41, 1000 block of Stephen Court, Aurora, was charged with drunken driving at 1:49 a.m. Sunday in Aurora, police said.
Kevin Fleming, 800 block of East Lake Street, Aurora, was charged with no insurance, failure to reduce speed, improper lane use and failure to wear a seat belt after he hit a tree at 5:45 p.m. Sunday near North Avenue and Lincoln Avenue, police said.
About $1,000 damage was done when someone threw a rock through the window of a house in the 2800 block of Shelly Lane around 9:40 p.m. Saturday, police said.
A 1993 Chevy suburban, worth $1,000, was stolen from the 300 block of North View Street between 2:30 and 3:30 a.m. Saturday, police said.
Morgan Collier, 23, 200 block of Frances Street, Waynesville, Mo., was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia at 3:45 p.m. Friday after police were called to the 1100 block of Route 30 for a well-being check, the sheriff’s office said.
A 48-year-old Lombard man reported that 12 batteries for electric golf carts were taken from a business in the 8000 block of Van Emmon Road between Oct. 21 and Saturday, the sheriff’s office said. The value of the batteries was not provided.
About $1,500 damage was done when someone scratched a car in the 400 block of Grapevine Trail between 3 and 6 p.m. Saturday, police said.
Plano police are investigating a stabbing that allegedly took place at 12:15 a.m. Sunday near Abe and Cook streets, police said. According to police, a man reported that he had been in a fight with another man, and during the fight he had been stabbed twice. The victim was treated at Valley West Hospital in Sandwich for non-life threatening wounds and released, police said. Police are investigating and anyone with information is asked to call police at 630-552-3121.