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Vehicle burglaries in Sugar Grove

Updated: October 2, 2013 6:28AM

Sugar Grove police are looking for more information about a rash of vehicle burglaries that were reported Friday morning in the village’s Windstone and Black Walnut neighborhoods.

Police said all of the burglaries happened sometime Thursday night and all involved unlocked vehicles parked in driveways. Burglars took money, GPS units and iPods from glove compartments and consoles, police said.

Residents are advised to remove valuables from their cars, lock their cars, and to call 911 if they observe suspicious activity.

Residents are also asked to report any vehicle burglaries if they have not already done so. To make a report, call TriCom Central Dispatch 630-377-0911.


Sandra Ratliff, 43, of the 400 block of North River Street, Aurora, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of North Lake Street after police found her holding crack cocaine, police said.

Ana L. Prieto, 19, of the 1000 block of Kane Street, Aurora, was taken to Presence Mercy Medical Center after a two-car crash at 7:37 a.m. Wednesday at Front and Trask Streets, police said. No tickets were issued, police said.

Laura R. Garcia, of the 700 block of South Lincoln Avenue, Aurora, was taken to Rush Copley Medical Center after a two-car crash at 5:25 p.m. Thursday at Lincoln Avenue and Spring Street, police said. Beatriz Ruiz, of the 700 block of Fourth Avenue, was charged with disobeying a stop sign, police said. Garcia was charged with no valid driver’s license.

Alberto S. Vazquez, of the 100 block of North Kendall Street, Aurora, was taken to Presence Mercy Medical Center after he experinced a medical emergency, and his vehicle left the roadway, striking a tree at 10:05 p.m. Thursday near Kane and State Streets, police said.

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