June 19, 2021

Glenview Blotter: Scam Via Dating App Makes For $7,000 Loss

Glenview Police Station, 2500 East Lake Ave., Glenview

The following records are from the files of the Glenview Police Dept. The Glenview Journal publishes its “Police Blotter” every issue:

Domestic Battery Charged

Oscar R. Alvarez, 37, of 10241 W. Bairstow Ave., Beach Park, was charged with domestic battery on Sunday, May 2. The alleged incident occurred at 5:44 a.m. that morning in the 500 block of Fifth Street. He was taken into custody at Glenbrook Hospital at 11:45 a.m. the same morning.

Scam Reported

A resident told police he was scammed into making bank transfers via an electronic dating application on April 30. The resident lost $7,000 in the scam.

Drug Charges

An 18-year-old Glenview man was charged with possession of cannabis, possession of drug paraphernalia, and speeding. He was pulled over in the 1200 block of Greenwood Road at 10:15 p.m. Friday, April 30. Police…

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