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Police reports for Friday, May 30, 2014

Published: Friday, May 30, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

Sterling Police

Tina M. Slusser, 42, of Dixon; 8:29 a.m. Wednesday at Sterling Police Department; warrant – body attachment; posted $300 cash bond.

Mercedes A. Garcia, 21, of Dixon; 8:59 a.m. Wednesday at East Fourth Street and 12th Avenue; speeding, 44 mph in a 30-mph zone; given notice to appear in court.

Marlene G. White, 65, of Dixon; 9:25 a.m. Wednesday at East Fourth Street and 12th Avenue; speeding, 44 mph in a 30-mph zone; given notice to appear in court.

David C. Knie, 18, of Sterling; 9:42 a.m. Wednesday at East Fourth Street and 16th Avenue; speeding, 44 mph in a 30-mph zone; given notice to appear in court.

Marcos A. Trejo, 21, of Sterling; 10:26 a.m. Wednesday at East Third Street and Broadway; no valid driver’s license, no seat belt; given notice to appear in court.

Elivia Rita Estrado, 54, of Sterling; 3:31 p.m. Wednesday at Avenue J and 23rd Street; operating uninsured motor vehicle; given notice to appear in court.

Ogle County Sheriff

Bailey R. Hoover, 19, of Oregon; 10:37 p.m. Wednesday at White Pines State Park; possession of cannabis; taken to Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

Joseph Simmons, 21, of Davis Junction; Wednesday in Davis Junction; reckless driving, possession of cannabis, possession of drug equipment, no insurance, improper driver’s license classification; issued citations, and taken to Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

John Hicks, 40, of Chana; Wednesday; unlawful trespass to railroad property; taken to Ogle County Jail and held in lieu of bond.

State Police

Diane N. Petryka, 38, of Prophetstown; 5:23 p.m. Wednesday at East Lincolnway and Cherry Street in Morrison; no valid driver’s license - expired, handheld cellphone use; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Rikke K. Ross, 47, of Cottage Grove, Minnesota; 10:50 a.m. Tuesday on Interstate 39 in Ogle County; driving while license suspended, speeding; issued individual bond and given notice to appear in court.

Anita C. Chattic, 31, of Sterling; 11:54 p.m. Tuesday at Prophet Road and 15th Avenue in Rock Falls; driving under the influence, disobeying stop sign; posted $300 bond and given notice to appear in court.

Austin J. Larkin, 19, of Rock Falls; 11:07 p.m. Tuesday at Rock Island Road and Jacob Drive in Lee County; speeding, driving while license suspended; posted $150 bond and given notice to appear in court.

Tips wanted on Carroll burglary

CARROLL COUNTY – Carroll County Crime Stoppers members are asking for any information about a burglary which took place between Sunday afternoon and Tuesday morning in a farm building on state Route 64 near Jacobstown Road east of Savanna.

Carroll County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the burglary. Unknown people entered the building and took a large, red six-drawer toolbox which contained various tools.

Anyone with information on this or other crimes can call Crime Stoppers at 815-244-7867.

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