Police Blotter: Underage Drinking, SS Number Fraud
These incidents were among the official reports of the Barrington Police Department. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that decision.
On Jan. 27, Austin E. Griffin, age 18, of 1012 George St., Barrington, was charged with possession/consumption of alcohol at Elm Rd. and Willow Rd. The subject was given an adjudication hearing date of Feb. 21, at 4 p.m.
On Jan. 30, Jeffrey B. Vance, age 41, of 810 W. Northwest Hwy., Barrington, was arrested for retail theft at 101 S. Northwest Hwy. The subject was released on bond and given a Cook County court date of Feb. 15, at 9 a.m.
CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PROPERTY
A Criminal Damage to Property report was taken at the Pizza Factory, located at 101 West Northwest Highway, when the front window to the business was smashed by a brick thrown through it by unknown persons, sometime after closing the night before and opening in the morning, Jan. 31.
On Jan. 31, a damage to property report was taken when a light pole was found knocked over in the 500 block of Shorely Drive. It appears to have been struck by a vehicle.
On Jan. 31, a deceptive practice report was taken from a business in the 200 block of East Station Street when the owner reported data from his computer system being deleted.
SS NUMBER FRAUD
On Feb. 1, A resident of the 300 block of North Cook Street reported someone is fraudulently using their social security number.
On Feb. 2, a resident of the 300 block Sharon Drive reported someone is fraudulently using their 10 year old child‘s social security number.