DUI Charge After Driver Flees Through McDonald's Lot, Muddy Creek: Blotter
Palos Heights police reports, Jan. 12-13.
SATURDAY, JAN 12
Oak Lawn Driver Hit With DUI Charge After Speeding Stop
Tanner Fleming, 26, of the 4800 block of 109th Street in Oak Lawn, was charged with two counts of DUI and speeding, according to a report. Police stopped a black Mercury that allegedly pulled a U-turn at about 6:32 p.m. and sped down Harlem Avenue. Fleming reportedly failed field sobriety tests and was arrested. He was given a $1,000 bond and a Feb. 5 court date.
SUNDAY, JAN. 13
Driver Unsuccessfully Flees Through McDonald's Park Lot
Stanislaw Czyszczon, 38, of the 12000 block of Lancaster Court in Orland Park, was charged with drunken driving, speeding and driving without insurance, according to a police report. A green Ford truck was spotted allegedly speeding at about 4 a.m. on 127th Street. Before police could stop the truck, it sped into a McDonald's parking lot before stopping. The driver then fled on foot through a creek and was found, wet and covered in mud, in the next block over. Czyszczon was given a $2,000 bond and a court date of March 5.
19-Year-Old Charged with Marijuana Possession, Underage Drinking
Connor J. Keough, 19, of the 12000 block of South 69th Avenue in Palos Heights, was charged with possession of marijuana, obstructing a police officer, underage drinking and speeding, according to a report. Keough's vehicle was stopped for speeding. He allegedly ran away during the stop and was later caught by police. While in custody, he told officers that he ran because he had been drinking. Marijuana was reportedly found in his car. He was given a $1,500 bond and a court date of Feb. 22.
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