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• Christmas presents -- including two pairs of boys jeans, a boys hooded sweatshirt, a miniature racing car set, a Monopoly game and a Sorry game -- were stolen out of an apartment in the 1200 block of East Wilson Street, it was reported at 11:12 a.m. Monday, police said. The screen on the balcony door was cut.

• A resident of the 300 block of Delia Street reported at 12:49 p.m. Monday that $1,221.62 of fraudulent purchases had been made online using their credit card.

• An envelope containing $500 worth of cannabis seeds, ordered online from Canada, was found at Louise White Elementary School, 800 N, Prairie St., it was reported at 3:02 p.m. Monday, police said.

• A 14-karat yellow gold diamond ring, a 14-karat size 4.5 yellow-gold wedding band, diamond earrings, amethyst earrings, an antique women's pocket watch with the initials "LS" or "LBS" engraved on the front and a men's black Movado wristwatch in a black leather case were stolen between Oct. 1 and 3:07 p.m. Monday at a residence in the 500 block of Van Nortwick Avenue, police said.

• Someone fraudulently purchased two cellphones, valued at $600, using the account of a resident of the 400 block of Cleveland Avenue, it was reported at 3:55 p.m. Monday.

• A woman reported at 9:56 a.m. Saturday that her ex-boyfriend has made $225 worth of unauthorized withdrawals and purchases using her debit card.

• A juvenile stole six rings and a pendant, it was reported at 3:17 a.m. Friday at Kohl's, 251 N. Randall Road.

• Graffiti was painted on sheds at Prairie Path Park on Mark Twain Trail, it was reported at 2:53 p.m. Nov. 23, police said.

• A person stole $250 from a resident of the 2500 block of Kane Lane at 3:43 p.m. Nov. 23. The victim had responded to a advertisement to hire someone to hang Christmas lights. They paid the person $250 by check, then the person left to obtain supplies. The check was cashed a few minutes later, and the person did not return to do the job.


• A maroon and white woman's Trek mountain bicycle was stolen between 6:15 p.m. Nov. 8 and 7 p.m. Nov. 11 from the rack at the Sunset Community Center, 710 S. Western Ave., police said

• A purse containing an iPhone, four credit and debit cards, a driver's license, insurance cards and a Link electronic benefits transfer card was stolen between 12:45 p.m. and 1:15 p.m. Nov. 23 out of a waiting room at Delnor Hospital, 300 S. Randall Road. The victim was making coffee in an adjacent room that looked on to part of the waiting room.

• Between noon Nov. 14 and 8 a.m. Nov. 19, someone stole a women's Invicta stainless steel wristwatch, black pearl earrings, pink coral drop earrings, and the vehicle registration and the vehicle owner's manual out of a Cadillac. It might have happened while the vehicle was parked on Sterling Avenue in Geneva, or when it was at O'Hare International Airport, another address in Chicago or in Elmhurst.

• A burglar shattered a side window to get into a vehicle and steal a Louis Vuitton purse, coin purse and notebook between 6 and 11:20 p.m. Nov. 23 in the rear lot of a building in the 1100 block of East State Street, police said.

• Alexander J. Surdynski, 20, of the 1400 block of Challenge Drive in Batavia, was charged with driving too fast for conditions and consumption of alcohol by a minor, at 11:45 p.m. Nov. 22 in the 500 block of South First Street, according to a police report.

• Vandals twice cut the cords of Christmas lights between 9 a.m. Thursday and noon Friday at a house in the 1400 block of Fargo Boulevard, police said.

• A man reported $150 was stolen out of his wallet between 1 p.m. Nov. 5 and 3 p.m. Nov. 10 while he was a patient at Delnor Hospital, 300 S. Randall Road. An investigation by hospital security turned up nothing, he told Geneva police.

• A sport utility vehicle or van dragged off a 10-by-10-foot section of a lawn at 11 p.m. Nov. 19 in the 0-99 block of Burgess Road, police said.

Kane County

• Four Stihl saws valued at $4,400 were stolen between 6 a.m. Nov. 18 and 1:30 p.m. Nov. 20 from the 1200 block of Jackson Street near Aurora, according to a sheriff's report.

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