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Police reports for Friday, Dec. 14, 2012

Published: Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 1:15 a.m. CDT

Dixon Police

Brian C. Petersen, 49, of Dixon; 11:44 a.m. Thursday in the 300 block of Poplar Street; criminal tresspass to property; given notice to appear in court.

Sterling Police

Kristofer M. Houck, 35, of Chadwick; 11:03 a.m. Wednesday at East Fourth Street and Freeport Road; no seat belt; posted $60.

Vanessa M. Garza, 27, of Sterling; 7:24 a.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of West Fourth Street; battery; given notice to appear in court.

Tori M. Reecher-Grennan, 18, of Sterling; 7:44 p.m. Wednesday at Sterling Police Department; Whiteside County warrant – driving with a suspended license; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Ogle County Sheriff

Alexandra L. Smith, 21, of Oregon; Tuesday; warrant – failure to appear; taken to Ogle County Jail.

State Police

Callie L. Scott, 23, of Polo; 9:49 a.m. Wednesday on state Route2, west of Palmyra Road, Lee County; failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident after striking a vehicle driven by Shirley J. Yentzer, 78, of Amboy; Scott was taken to KSB Hospital by Dixon Rural Ambulance.

Richard C. Pratl, 57, of Joliet; 1:20 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 39, Ogle County; driving with a suspended license; posted I-bond.

Roberto Penaran, 17, of Rochelle; 9:15 p.m. Wednesday; no valid driver’s license, driving without lights when required; posted I-bond.

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