• Charles Dancy, 27, of the 300 block of South Belmont Avenue, Elgin, was arrested and charged with driving with a suspended license and possession of 1.77 grams of marijuana Sunday, according to police reports. Dancy was pulled over because his registration sticker expired in June, reports said. When police arrested Dancy, they found the drugs on him, reports said. Bail was set at $5,000, of which Dancy must pay 10 percent to be released before his next court date, scheduled for Aug. 17 in Elgin.
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• Eli Gerardo, 18, of the 400 block of Arlington Avenue, Elgin, was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia -- two smoking pipes -- Thursday, according to police reports. Gerardo posted a $150 cash bond and was released with a court date scheduled for Sept. 7 in Elgin.
• A robber stole a woman's cellphone as she was using it Saturday in the parking lot of JJ peppers on State Street, according to police reports. Attached to the phone was a key ring, reports said. The victim described the suspect as a black man wearing a white tank top and jean shorts, reports said.
• Two robbers approached a woman on the 1300 block of Todd Farm Drive, grabbed her neck and demanded her car keys July 24, according to police reports. The victim dropped her bags and ran to her home, reports said. She told police she saw the robbers take her bags and drive away in her Chevy Impala, reports said. The suspects were described as two black men, one wore a white shirt and a red hat and the other wore a dark shirt. Both wore baggy pants, reports said.