By Emily Stone and David MacLean
Wait! Wait a minute, Mr. Postman!
A female Wilmette resident who was upset at her mail carrier chased him down in the street with a shovel because he wouldn’t give her someone else’s mail, police said
Libertyville police said they say a 22-year-old Libertyville man walking up a driveway and entering an unlocked vehicle. Police followed his tracks in the snow and found two other victims and several areas where it appeared he had approached the doors on vehicles, entry doors to garages and doors to private residences. He was arrested.
Ezsteban Jose Ortiz, 18, of Arlington Heights, was involved in an auto accident with another vehicle in the intersection Willow and Shermer Rd. on Feb. 5 at 9:30 a.m., police said. An 18-year-old from Arlington Heights was in a car accident in Northbrook but continued driving for a bit. Police said he then stopped his vehicle and fled on foot. Police eventually located him on the third floor of an office building.
A Glenview resident reported that between someone stole $82,000 worth of jewelry from their home and they suspect the cleaning company that had been at their home of the theft.