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The Lake Forest Leader 041218

6 | April 12, 2018 | The

6 | April 12, 2018 | The lake forest leader NEWS LakeForestLeader.com Chelsea and Charlie The Cloutier family, Lake Forest Chelsea and Charlie are both Golden Retrievers, one American and one English. They are best friends who spend their mornings running around Prairie Wolf dog park with their human and dog friends. Afternoons are spent napping outside in the sun. Chelsea enjoys walks on the many nature trails, and Charlie enjoys chasing bunnies. HELP! The Lake Forest Leader is in search of more pets. To see your pet featured as Pet of the Week, send a photo and information to alyssa@lakeforestleader.com or 60 Revere Drive, Suite 888, Northbrook, IL 60062. The North Shore’s Rug Cleaning Experts Any Size Area Rug $1.50 per square foot Cash & carry price. $1.75/SF for pick up & delivery. Minimums apply. The North Shore’s wood flooring experts. 1107 Greenleaf Ave, Wilmette 847-865-8283 KashianBros.com Police Reports Man charged with DUI after driving on a popped tire Jermaine L. Clare, 35, of Chicago, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and possession of cannabis at 2:13 a.m. on April 1 in the intersection of Route 41 and Westleigh Road in Lake Forest. Police on routine patrol observed a vehicle driving with a popped front driver’s side tire and the vehicle was swerving across the lanes. After conducting a traffic stop, an officer met with the driver, identified as Clare, who was the only occupant of the vehicle. While speaking with Clare, officers on scene detected a strong odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle. Clare confirmed he had consumed two beers. Officers requested Clare to submit to several field sobriety tests, which he failed to complete satisfactory. Based on the observations by officers, Clare was Lake Bluff house fire ‘a total loss’ Alyssa Groh, Editor The Lake Bluff Fire Department found the second story of a single-family home fully engulfed in flames with no occupants inside the home at approximately 2:30 a.m. April 3 in the 400 block of Arbor Drive, according to a press release from the Village of Lake Bluff. When the fire department arrived, they located the only occupant of the home, who was a visiting family member, safely outside of the home. There were also no injuries to first responders. “Unfortunately, this fire arrested for a DUI of alcohol. Officer also located a large quantity of cannabis in Clare’s vehicle. During processing, Clare provided a breath sample that resulted in a 0.216 BAC. In other police news: Lake Forest: March 23 • Tony Perez, 36, of Lake Bluff, was charged with driving with a suspended driver’s license and expired registration at 10:17 p.m. in the intersection of Old Elm Road and Valley Road. Lake Bluff: March 21 • A daily newspaper was reported stolen at 8:23 a.m. in the 200 block of E. Scranton Avenue. It was reported the neighbor of the complainant allegedly stole the newspaper. An officer spoke with the neighbor by phone and the neighbor agreed to return the newspaper. progressed so rapidly it will be a total loss, despite the quick response and great efforts of all of these departments,” Lake Bluff Fire Chief David Graf said in the release. The Lake Bluff Fire Department was first on scene, followed by neighboring agency Knollwood Fire Department (Rockland Fire Protection District), who quickly started fire suppression from the exterior of the home. Multiple area departments arrived to assist in the fire fighting efforts including the City of Lake Forest, Village of Libertyville, Village of Gurnee, Countryside Fire Protection District, Great Lake Fire Department, Mundelein Fire Department, Zion Fire Department, Waukegan Fire Department, Long Grove Fire Protection District and the Grayslake March 20 • A two-vehicle accident involving a semi-truck and a passenger car was reported at 5:32 a.m. in the 100 block of Skokie Highway. Lake Bluff, Knollwood and Lake Forest Fire Departments responded to check on the driver of Unit 2 due to airbag deployment. An officer completed a traffic crash report and issued a copy to both drivers. The driver of Unit 1 was issued a traffic citation for improper lane usage and the driver of Unit 2 was issued a traffic citation for no valid driver’s license. • A memorial bench at the James Court Tennis Courts was reported damaged at 12:45 p.m. in the Public Safety Building. The subject showed an officer a picture of an approximately 6 inch in diameter burn mark on one of the benches. It was unknown when the damage occurred or by what means. March 19 • A property damage accident was reported at 3:09 p.m. in the 300 block of W. Washington Avenue. March 18 • A two-vehicle accident with no injuries was reported at 5:14 p.m. at the intersection of Rockland and Waukegan roads. EDITORS NOTE: The Lake Forest Leader’s Police Reports are compiled from official reports found on file at the Lake Forest and Lake Bluff Police Department headquarters. Individuals named in these reports are considered innocent of all charged until proven guilty in the court of law. A single-family home in the 400 block of Arbor Drive in Lake Bluff caught fire at approximately 2:30 a.m. April 3. Alyssa Groh/22nd Century Media. Fire Protection District. Additionally, the City of Highland Park, Village of Glenview, and the Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District were on scene. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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