LGP Teen Charged with Sexual Abuse, Cab Fare Ditch: Western Springs Police Blotter

Western Springs police reports, Dec. 26-31.


Cab Fare Ditch

Two unidentified male subjects reportedly fled from a cab ride on the 4800 block of Grand Avenue without paying their fare at 4:30 a.m. The unpaid fare/service theft amount was $42.


Teen Charged with Sexual Abuse

A 15-year-old La Grange Park boy was arrested and charged as a juvenile with criminal sexual abuse after an incident that occurred on the upper level of Spring Rock Park, 4500 block of Central Avenue, on Dec. 7 at around 8:00 p.m. (The original incident was not reported to press.) Police said that the victim in the incident had sustained "minor injuries requiring medical treatment."


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 a family member are charged or cited and the case is subsequently adjudicated, we encourage you to notify the editor. We will verify and report the outcome.

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