Teen misses ‘Twilight’ movie, gets DUI charge instead
November 19, 2011 2:48PM
Updated: December 21, 2011 8:23AM
Olivia Ornelas, 18, 200 block of Williams Street, Aurora, was charged with drunken driving and unlawful consumption of alcohol by a minor after the car she was driving was found in a ditch at 12:04 a.m. Saturday near Route 71 and East High Point, the Kendall County Sheriff’s Office said. According to police, Ornelas was driving with no front right tire. She told deputies she was extremely upset with her boyfriend because she did not get to see the new “Twilight” movie as they were supposed to do, according to a police report.
Juan Guzman, 18, 600 block of Wood Street, Aurora, was charged with felony aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and misdemeanor marijuana possession after he was found with a loaded semiautomatic handgun Thursday in Aurora, the Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office said.
Walter Arandi, 23, 200 block of Trask Street, Aurora, was charged with felony mob action at 1:20 a.m. last Sunday in the 400 block of Howell Place, police said.
Teresa Gallegos-Rodriguez was charged with no valid driver’s license and failure to yield after a car-vs.-motorcycle crash at 8:12 p.m. Thursday near North Lake and Vine streets, police said. According to reports, Gallegos-Rodriguez clipped the back wheel of a motorcycle, causing the driver to flip over the car. Aurora police refused to release Gallegos-Rodriguez’s age or address, or say who was injured in the crash.
Reese Bernier, 36, 600 block of Ramsden Road, Plano, was charged with drunken driving, improper lane use and no insurance after a rollover crash at 12:41 a.m. Friday near Millington Road and Belle Rive Drive, police said. Bernier’s SUV left the road while driving north on Millington Road. The SUV ended up on its roof, police said. Bernier got out of the vehicle and walked to a nearby house. When police arrived, Bernier admitted he had left a bar shortly before the crash, police said.
Alaxander Gabris, 22, 100 block of Chesterfield Drive, Oswego, was taken to Rush-Copley Medical Center after a two-car crash at 8:50 p.m. Friday in a parking lot in the 2300 block of Route 34, police said. No condition report was available. No tickets were issued.
Steven Wilander, 19, 2600 block of Prairieview Lane, Aurora, was charged with driving under the influence of drugs and possession of less than 2.5 grams of marijuana at 12:27 a.m. Saturday in Oswego, police said.
Christian Ford, 36, 2800 block of Troon Drive, Montgomery, was taken to Rush-Copley Medical Center after a two-car crash at 3:40 p.m. Friday near Route 30 and Fifth Street, police said. No condition report was available. No tickets were issued.
Two 13-year-old girls were hospitalized after a two-car crash at 3:30 p.m. Friday near Southbury Boulevard and Mystic Court, police said. No condition report was available. No tickets were issued.
A St. Charles man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for breaking into a neighbor’s apartment in 2010.
Wayne Van De Carr, 31, 1300 block of West Main Street, was sentenced last week after pleading guilty to residential burglary, the Kane County State’s Attorney’s Office said.
Prosecutors said in May 2010, Van De Carr broke into an apartment in 1300 block of West Main Street through a patio door. He stole jewelry, a video game system, camera equipment, cash and other items, then sold most of the items at an Oak Park pawn shop.
Elmwood police officers who were familiar with Van De Carr discovered the items at the pawn shop. The Elmwood officers forwarded information about Van De Carr to St. Charles police, prosecutors said.
Prosecutors said Van De Carr has several prior Cook County convictions including attempted robbery, possession of a controlled substance, theft (twice), and possession of a stolen motor vehicle (twice).
A hunting bow and an iPod, worth $1,649, were stolen from a car in the 800 block of Canyon between Nov. 12 and Wednesday, police said.
Joel Phillips, 30, 4500 block of Garritano Street, Yorkville, was charged with drunken driving, improper lane use and no insurance at 1:40 a.m. Friday near Galena and Kennedy roads, police said.