Woman Comes Home to a One-Two Punch: Police Blotter

Chicago Heights police reports, Oct. 22-24.



A 27-year-old Chicago Heights woman told police she came home from visiting a neighbor to find the Gary, IN man she was dating sitting inside his vehicle, which was parked in her driveway. The man got out of the vehicle and struck the woman twice in the face with a closed fist, according to the report. He then left the area. Police saw no obvious injuries on the woman and she refused medical attention, according to the report.

Sign up for Chicago Heights Patch news alerts.

Bad Baggage

A 44-year-old Chicago Heights woman told police she was looking out the window of her apartment and saw her ex-boyfriend standing near her husband's vehicle. The woman said she then saw her ex swing an unknown object at the vehicle, breaking the driver and passenger side front windows, according to the report. He then got into a green Buick LeSabre and fled. 

Angry Lover

A 19-year-old Chicago Heights woman told police she got into an argument with her 20-year-old boyfriend about finances and decided to leave for the evening. The woman returned the next day to find her clothing cut and several electronics broken. When she confronted her boyfriend he pulled her by her arm "in an aggressive manner," according to the report. The woman said she then saw all four tires of her vehicle were flat. When police arrived the boyfriend was gone.


Bricks and Bed Frames

A 45-year-old Chicago Heights woman told police several unknown men were in front of her 17th Street home shouting, "Which one of you fought my sister?" One of the men then tried to push open the front door, according to the police report. Finally men threw a brick and part of a bed frame through the front window of her residence before fleeing in a white Dodge Charger and a maroon Dodge Neon, according to the report.

Like Chicago Heights Patch on Facebook!

Take a look at last week's police stories:

  • 6-Year-Old Boy Calls Police as Mom is Choked
  • Injured Pit Bull Found in Heights Woman's Back Yard: Police Blotter
  • Meat Thieves Flee Country Squire: Police Blotter
  • Woman Allegedly Hits Boyfriend With Pontiac After Fight in Parking Lot
  • Motorcyclist Name-Drops Secretary of State to Avoid Citation: Police Blotter

Police report information is provided by the Chicago Heights Police Department and other law enforcement agencies. Charges are not evidence of guilt. They are a record of police actions on a given day, and persons charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. If you or a family member are charged or cited and the case is subsequently adjudicated, we encourage you to notify the editor. We will verify and report the outcome.


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 »