• Cesar Aponte, 35, of the 9000 block of Lawrence Court in Schiller Park, was arrested Monday on charges of retail theft that occurred at 9 p.m. Oct. 11 at Menards, 825 S. Randall Road, according to police reports. Aponte is charged with stealing three pneumatic coil nailers worth more than $800 with the help of Kimberly Velazquez, also of Schiller Park, reports said. Aponte was already in West Chicago police custody for theft of coil nailers from a Menards in that town, reports said. He appeared in Kane County bond court Wednesday on theft charges, according to court documents. Bail was set at $75,000 Wednesday, of which Aponte must pay 10 percent to be released before his next court date, scheduled for Oct. 31 in St. Charles.
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• Jazmin J. Torne, 20, of the 500 block of Gunnison Court in Gilberts, was arrested Sunday on charges of retail theft as a cashier in August at Burlington Coat Factory, 250 S. Randall Road, according to police reports. Torne is charged with allowing friends and family members to leave the store without paying for $219 worth of merchandise, reports said.
• Margaret Wrobel, 57, of the 11900 block of Fourth Street in Huntley, was arrested on charges of battery, resisting a peace officer, aggravated battery, and criminal damage to state supported property on Sunday, police said.
• Two thefts were reported at Huntley High School last Friday. One student told police that his unattended iPod and cellphone were stolen from a bathroom. In the second case, a student told police that his backpack was stolen after he left it unattended on the gym's bleachers.
• Six people were arrested Wednesday after the McHenry County Sheriff's office received tips about teenagers buying drugs from a residence in the 4500 block of Ponca Street in McHenry, the sheriff's office said in a news release. Mitchell P. Moore, 19, of the 100 block of Bridlewood Circle of Lake in the Hills, was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of cannabis and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, the release said. Korey R. Arnold, 20, of the 4500 block of Ponca Street in McHenry, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, the release said. One juvenile was charged with unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, and three juveniles were charged with unlawful possession of cannabis. Sheriff's deputies recovered about 36 grams of cannabis, one ecstasy pill, packaging materials, one digital scale, and multiple items of drug paraphernalia, altogether valued at about $475.
• Three Lake County residents were arrested after the McHenry County Sheriff's office got a tip about potential narcotics transaction Tuesday near Chapel Hill and Route 120, according to a news release. Max Barraza, 22, of the 300 block of South Litchfield Drive in Round Lake, was charged with delivery of cannabis, possession of cannabis, and calculated criminal cannabis conspiracy; Alexander De Los Santos, 39, of the 500 block of North Pine Street in Waukegan, was charged with calculated criminal cannabis conspiracy, delivery of cannabis, and possession of cannabis; Michelle B. Luzar, 26, of the 25900 block of West Marquette Drive in Ingleside, was charged with delivery of cannabis, possession of cannabis, calculated criminal cannabis conspiracy and possession of drug paraphernalia. Deputies recovered about 9 pounds of cannabis, which has a street value of about $34,000.
• Cecilia Camacho, 19, of the 1100 block of Todd Farm Drive, Elgin, and Bianca A. Hernandez, 19, of the 1000 block of Armarillo Drive, Carpentersville, were arrested and charged with underage consuption of alcohol after Camacho rolled her car over at about 1:21 a.m. Saturday in the 41W700 block of Big Timber Road near Hampshire, according to a sheriff report. Camacho also was cited for Zero Tolerance and Hernandez, who was thrown from the vehicle but not seruiously injured, also was cited for not wearing a seatbelt, reports said.
• Someone threw a rock through a window of a residence in the 200 block of Deerpath Road near Carpentersville at about 10:17 a.m. Monday, causing $100 damage, according to a sheriff's report.