Winthrop Harbor Police Department

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Arrest Notices 4/24/13

April 24, 2013

Traffic Arrest(s):

On 04/20/2013, an Officer stopped a vehicle within the 700 block of Sheridan Road for a lane violation. The driver, John A. Babcock, 32, of Kenosha, Wisconsin was subsequently taken into custody after failing field sobriety tests. Babcock was issued citations for Improper Lane Usage, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, and Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol with a BAC over 0.08. Babcock was later released by a notice to appear pending a future court date.

On 04/21/2013, an Officer stopped a vehicle within the 400 block of Sheridan Road for Speeding. The driver, Miguel Sanchez-Chevarria, 21, of Winthrop Harbor was subsequently taken into custody after the Officer confirmed he had a suspended driver's license. Sanchez-Chevarria was issued citations for Speeding, Operation of an Uninsured Motor Vehicle, and Driving While License Suspended. Sanchez-Chevarria was later released by a notice to appear pending a future court date.

On 04/21/2013, an Officer stopped a vehicle within the 500 block of Lewis Avenue for a lane violation. The driver, Leroy E. Barrera, 28, of Kenosha, Wisconsin was subsequently taken into custody after failing field sobriety tests. Barrera was issued citations for Improper Lane Usage, Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, and Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol with a BAC over 0.08. Barrera was later released by a notice to appear pending a future court date.

Theft:

On 04/21/2013, Officers were dispatched within the 1700 block of 10th Street related to a stolen bicycle. The complainant advised some unknown person(s) took his silver Pacific Stratus 10 speed mountain bicycle without his consent. Later the complainant advised he was able to locate the stolen bicycle.

Note: Any person charged with an offense has the right to be presumed innocent until proven guilty according to law. Persons named herein are merely alleged to have committed the offense(s) they are accused of.

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