Monday, May 6, 2013
Youngster refuses ride after unknown driver makes suggestion.
An unknown adult offered a 13-year-old Deerfield resident a ride home from school at approximately 3:30 p.m. Thursday in the vicinity of Fairview Avenue and Hackberry Drive, according to Police Chief John Sliozis. The teenager was walking in the area Thursday. “(A) female driver of a gray or silver vehicle, similar to a Jeep Wrangler, approached and asked if the (person) needed a ride home due to the weather,” Sliozis wrote in a communication to Deerfield Public Schools District 109. The youngster refused the offer and the vehicle left the area. The driver did not leave the car or approach the teen. “The driver of the vehicle was described as a dark skinned, heavyset, female/white about thirty-five years of age,” Sliozis said in the …
Friday, December 28, 2012
The following arrest information was supplied by the Deerfield Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
Child Endangerment Yijing Luo, 39, of Deerfield was arrested Dec. 19 for child endangerment after police found his young son outside near the family home barefoot without a coat in 34-degree temperatures, according to Deerfield Police reports. Police received a call informing them the child was outside the home at 1665 Macie Court with neither a coat nor shoes at 7:42 a.m. Dec. 19, according to the report. Police found no one at house but located siblings at Wilmot Elementary School. After talking to school officials and a sibling, police were able to determine the child lived with his father, stepmother and siblings at the home, according to the report. The stepmother left for work believing Luo would drop the child at daycare. Luo …
Monday, August 20, 2012
The following arrest information was supplied by the Lake Bluff Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
DUI Lake Maker, 48, of Bannockburn was arrested August 11 for driving under the influence of alcohol and endangering the welfare of a child, according to Lake Bluff Police reports. Police spotted Maker’s vehicle stopped in the driving lane of West Scranton and then watched it swerve in and out of lanes before being stopped by the police, according to the report. Maker failed a field sobriety test and was then arrested. Maker was released on bond and will appear in Lake County Court at 9 a.m. Sept. 21 in Waukegan. To better keep up with Deerfield news, follow Patch on Twitter and Facebook.