• Edgar Laguna-Reyes, 19, of the 200 block of South Kennedy Drive, was charged Tuesday with unlawful possession of a controlled substance after police found him with 0.6 grams of cocaine, according to a police report. He also was charged with consumption of alcohol by a minor. Laguna-Reyes' bail was set at $20,000 Wednesday morning and he'll need $2,000 to get out of jail while his case is pending. He is scheduled to appear in court Dec. 5 at the Kane County Judicial Center.
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• Debra A. Little, 47, of the 100 block of San Juan Road in Carpentersville, was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia after police found less than 15 grams of crack cocaine and a drug pipe in her purse during a Wednesday morning traffic stop, police said. Her bail was set at $15,000, but she was later released from jail on her signature. Her next court date is Dec. 13 at the Kane County Judicial Center.
• An 18-year-old Elgin man was charged with domestic battery after he grabbed his mother by the hands during an argument Tuesday, a police report said. Paris Moore, of the 200 block of Illinois Court, and his mother were arguing inside the apartment when he grabbed her hands and began throwing items around the apartment, the report said. Moore broke a glass vase. Bail was set at $10,000. Moore's next court appearance is 9 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Kane County Judicial Center.
• A 20-year-old Elgin man was charged with theft after he tried to steal a tablet computer and accessories worth more than $500 from a Northbrook man who was selling the items through Craigslist, a police report said. The victim waved down police on the 1600 block of Larkin Avenue after meeting Isaac Phifer and another man in the area to complete the transaction. The victim told police Phifer and the other man approached the vehicle to discuss the Samsung Series 7 Slate tablet and Bluetooth wireless keyboard the victim was selling for $900. Police said Phifer grabbed the box containing the tablet and keyboard and fled to an apartment on the 100 block of Surrey Drive, where police found items in Phifer's bedroom. Phifer is being held on $25,000 bail and is due to appear in court at 9 a.m., December 5 at the Kane County Judicial Center.