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Vandals damage to Yorkville football, baseball fields

Updated: December 20, 2012 10:26PM

Someone did significant damage when they drove over the football and baseball fields at Yorkville High School at 797 Game Farm Road, Yorkville police said.

The incident happened sometime before 7:30 a.m. Monday, police said Thursday. The driver left deep tire tracks in the fields and tore up significant amounts of grass, police said. Total loss was $4,000, police said.


Stephen McGhee, 0-99 block of Briargate Circle, Sugar Grove, was injured when he his vehicle crashed into a utility pole at 9:43 p.m. Wednesday near Williams and Lake streets, police said. Police did not release McGhee’s age. A condition report was not available. McGhee said he was going out to eat and did not remember hitting the pole. He was charged with drunken driving, no insurance and improper lane use, police said.


Emily Thedford, 34, 600 block of Terrace Way, Plano, was charged with drunken driving, improper lighting and no rear registration at 1:16 a.m. Thursday near North and Bill streets, police said.


Susan Tice, 48, 1000 block of Rockport Drive, Carol Stream, was taken to Rush-Copley Medical Center after she hit a light pole at 4:35 a.m. Tuesday near Route 47 and Countryside Parkway, police said. No condition report was available and no tickets were issued.

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