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Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.

Kendall County Sheriff's Office:

Officials with the Kendall County Sheriff's Office are currently investigating a theft incident that occurred in Oswego Twp. on Jul. 29.

According to a report, deputies responded to the 1600 blk. of Light Rd. at around 2:09 p.m. on Wednesday to investigate.

The complainant reported to deputies that an unknown suspect allegedly took a package containing four cell phones from their porch.

An investigation is on-going.


The Kendall County Sheriff's Office is investigating a burglay that occurred in the 8000 block on Van Emmon Rd. on Thursday around 6:00 p.m.

According to the sheriff's office, the complainant reported that a cell phone was missing.

Deputies estimated the value of the cell phone at $500.

The case is under investigation.


A Yorkville man was charged with Driving Under the Influence following a single-vehicle accident that occurred on Thursday around 7:30 p.m. at the train tracks on Beecher Rd., north of Faxon Rd.   That's northwest of Yorkville.

According to the Kendall County Sheriff's Office, 24 year-old Jacob Saubert of Bertram Dr. in Yorkville had driven his vehicle onto the railroad tracks.

Saubert was additionally charged with Disobeying a Traffic Control Device, Expired Registration, No Insurance and Failure to Notify the Sec. of State of an Address Change.


Oswego Police Department:

Officials with the Oswego Police Department are currently investigating a criminal damage to property incident that occurred on Thursday.

According to a report, officers responded to the 1000 blk. of Station Dr. at around 7:40 a.m. to investigate.

Graffiti was discovered on a bus vestibule.

An investigation is on-going.


Oswego Police arrested 20 year-old Vanessa Ortiz and charged her with two counts of Driving Under the Influence following a traffic stop at Wolf Crossing west of Hawthorne Dr. in Oswego that occurred on Thursday around 12:50 a.m.

According to Oswego Police, Ortiz was also charged with Unlawful Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor.

Vanessa Ortiz posted $100 bond and her driver's license and was released from the Oswego Police Dept.