2 Charged with Resisting Officers: Police Blotter

Shorewood police reports, Nov. 1-3.


Battery Arrest

Amanda M. Loyd, 30, of the 300 block of N. Broadway in Joliet, was charged with battery and resisting/obstructing a peace officer. Police charged Loyd after responding to a call about an unwanted subject at 1:56 a.m. in the 100 block of E. Jefferson in Shorewood. She posted bond and was released with a court date.


Resisting a Peace Officer

Matthew R. Mersch, 21, of the 12000 block of Ethan Avenue North in White Bear Lake, MN, was charged with criminal trespass to a residence, disorderly conduct and resisting/obstructing a peace officer following an incident at 3:18 a.m. in the 900  block of Windsor Drive in Shorewood. He was taken to Will County jail.


Police Blotter information is provided by local law enforcement agencies. Charges are not evidence of guilt. They are a record of police actions taken on a given day, and persons charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. If you or a family member are charged or cited and the case is subsequently adjudicated, we encourage you to notify us by emailing michael.sewall@patch.com. We will verify and report the outcome. 
Herc November 06, 2013 at 07:52 PM
Good grief don't people go to bed anymore?
Infamous Steve November 07, 2013 at 10:45 AM
Not in the mean streets of the Wood!
OttoSkorzeny November 07, 2013 at 08:36 PM
I hear bad breath will get you a resisting arrest charge if the cop finds it to be too malodorous.


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