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St. Charles man charged with high-speed drunken driving

Updated: March 7, 2013 6:40AM

A St. Charles man was charged with driving drunk while speeding 49 mph over the limit in Kendall County this weekend.

James D. Peters, 50, of the 6N200 block of Woodland Drive, St. Charles, was charged with drunken driving and speeding 104 mph in a 55 mph zone at 10:27 p.m. Saturday in the 10000 block of Route 71, near Legion Road, in Kendall Township, according to Kendall County sheriff’s deputies.


Bryce N. McCurdy, of the 100 block of South Gladstone Avenue, was taken to an area hospital after a vehicle-pedestrian crash at 5:26 p.m. Monday in front of his home, police said.

David Dokken, 32, of the 800 block of Charles Street, was charged with reckless driving around 6:30 a.m. Monday after he drove through the front yards of nine homes on his block, police said.

Margaret Martin, of the 1000 block of Dawes Street, Aurora, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, no insurance and failure to signal at 5:11 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of North Lake Street, police said.

A white Chevy Caprice, valued at $4,000, was stolen between June 12, 2012 and Monday, from a mechanic’s shop in the 1000 block of Dearborn Avenue, police said.

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A man in the 5500 block of Fields Drive, Yorkville, reported sending $8,669 in December to a mortgage modification company before recently learning and reporting that the company was fraudulent, authorities said.


Mark Talley, 35, of the 1100 block of Garfield Avenue, Aurora, was charged with drunken driving after rear-ending a second vehicle at 12:02 a.m. Saturday at Montgomery Road and Howell Place, police said.

Steven Gaw, 62, of the 1100 block of Edgelawn Drive, Plano, was taken to Rush Copley Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries after a two-car accident at 3:45 a.m. Saturday at Route 30 and Griffin Road. Olzaneth Juarez, 21, of the 3200 block of Julie Lane, Montgomery, was charged with drunken driving after crossing the center line and striking Gaw head on, police said.

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