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