Tuesday Blotter: X-ray Machine Missing at Nursing Home, More
The following arrest information was supplied by the Des Plaines Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
The Des Plaines Police Department provided the following reports.
Theft of Lost or Mislaid Property
A portable X-ray machine, estimated value $14,000, was reported missing at Alden Nursing Home, 1227 E. Golf Road, at 5:05 p.m. on May 16. According to the report, the machine was left at the nursing home at approximately 10:30 a.m. on May 16. When the owner of the machine realized he did not have the X-ray machine with him, he returned to Alden and discovered it was missing.
A laptop computer was reported missing from a residence in the 100 block of W. Dover Drive at 9:05 p.m. on May 14. Sometime between 7:15 a.m. and 8:40 p.m. on May 14 an unknown offender removed a Toshiba laptop computer from the apartment. Property loss was estimated at $600.
Earlier: Burglaries reported and more.
Trespass/Under 21 on Casino Property
Pengyan Liu, 20, of Flagstaff, AZ, was issued a citation for trespassing after attempting to enter Rivers Casino, 3000 S. River Road, between 3:45 p.m. and 3:46 p.m. on May 16. Police stated Liu provided casino staff with the wrong date of birth, and was warned not to return to the casino.
Quoc Phung, 43, of Chicago, was issued a citation for trespassing after he entered Rivers Casino at 7:30 p.m. on May 15. Phung was on the self-exclusion list, police stated.
The Illinois Gaming Board began the Statewide Voluntary Self-Exclusion Program for Problem Gamblers in 2002, according to the Illinois Gaming Board’s website. It allows people who are problem gamblers to self-exclude themselves from Illinois casinos for a minimum of five years.
Gene O’Shea, Director of Self-Exclusion for the Illinois Gaming Board, individuals can petition to be removed from the list after five years, but no one has ever succeeded in this.