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Police reports for Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013

Published: Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

Lee County Sheriff

Eddie M. Avelar, 24, of Evergreen Park; 8:22 a.m. Tuesday; driving while license suspended; posted bond and given notice to appear.

Ernie Edward Ross, 28, of Rochelle; 7:23 a.m. Tuesday; arrest warrant for contempt; taken to Lee County Jail.

Rock Falls Police

Tysheed Steward, address unknown; Wednesday; aggravated domestic battery, domestic battery; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Jerry Shepard, 28, of Rock Falls; 5:38 p.m. Tuesday; aggravated unlawful use of weapons; taken to Whiteside County Jail.

Ogle County Sheriff

Patrick D. Bothe, 34, of Dixon; 11:40 p.m. Tuesday in the 1800 block of state Route 2; driving under the influence of alcohol, no seat belt, no insurance; taken to Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond, citations issued.

Flint C. Stone, 40, of Oregon; Tuesday; outstanding warrant for contempt of court; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

Colin D. Hill, 27, of Rockford; Tuesday; outstanding warrant for no valid driver’s license; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

Marcus Hart, 28, of Rockford; Tuesday; warrant for failure to appear; posted bond and given notice to appear in court.

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