Wednesday Blotter: Slapping Landlord

The following arrest information was supplied by the Skokie Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction. At Skokie Patch, we update our blotter daily.

Missing wallet

A woman reported her wallet stolen after dining at Corner Bakery in Village Crossing on Nov. 14. According to the report, about $800 of purchases were made shortly after the victim realized her card was stolen.  

Landlord dispute

Police responded to a battery complaint in the 8800 block of Bronx Avenue on Oct. 3. According to the report, the landlord slapped a woman on the side of the face for moving her shoes. No arrests were made, however.

Cabbie bilked

A cab driver was bilked out of a $32 fare after dropping off five teens near the 4900 block of Conrad Avenue on Oct. 13.


Police responded to a criminal damage complaint in the 8600 block of Niles Center on Oct. 17. According to the report, several vulgar words were written with spray paint.


Juan Carlos Cortes, 46, of Chicago, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol on Nov. 14. Cortes was stopped near the intersection of Church Street and Skokie Boulevard. He had a blood alcohol content level of .191, the report stated.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »