South Suburban Drunken Driving Arrests, Nov. 13
Harlem Avenue a hotspot for DUI arrests lately. A roundup of DUI arrests in the south suburbs.
Nov. 8: Lisa Britt, of the 9100 block of 55th Court in Oak Lawn, was charged with drunken driving and operating an uninsured vehicle. Britt was stopped in the 12300 block of Harlem Avenue for speeding at 4:11 a.m. and submitted to field sobriety tests, police said.
Nov. 6: Keith Sanfratello, 23, of the 24800 block of 88th Avenue in Frankfort, was charged with drunken driving. Sanfratello was stopped in the 12600 block of Harlem Avenue for speeding at 1:39 a.m., police said. He failed both field sobriety tests and a breath test, police said.
Nov. 5: Dru Goedeking, 27, of the 1500 block of Lily Cache Lane in Bolingbrook, was charged with drunken driving. He was stopped at 2:13 a.m. in the 12300 block of Harlem Avenue for speeding, police said. He failed field sobriety tests and a breath test revealed a blood alcohol level of .102, police said.
Nov. 4: Glenn Radtke, 26, of the 16900 block of Richards Drive in Tinley Park, was charged with drunken driving. He was stopped for speeding in the 12400 block of Harlem Avenue at 1:11 a.m., police said. He failed all field sobriety tests, police said.
Oct. 30: Joseph Robin, 31, of the 8900 block of Fernwood Court in Orland Park, was charged with drunken driving. Robin was stopped at 3:50 a.m. in the 12900 block of Ridgeland Avenue for swerving between lanes, police said. He failed a breath test and all field sobriety tests, police said.
Oct. 27: Sandra Forde, 40, of the 9200 block of Windsor Parkway in Tinley Park, was charged with drunken driving. She was stopped at 3:18 a.m. for speeding in the 12800 block of Harlem Avenue, police said. A breath test revealed a blood alcohol level of .16, police said.
Oct. 26: On-patrol officers saw a car heading west on 95th street around 11:30 p.m., then make a right turn without signaling, police said. According to reports, Rob Murphy, 32, of Chicago, “appeared confused, had bloodshot eyes,” and slurred speech. Police said he was only able to produce a valid license, but no insurance. When the cops asked Murphy to get out of car, “he needed to hold onto something to leave the car,” police said. According to reports, Murphy wasn’t able to pass any of the field-sobriety tests, so they took him into custody. Murphy agreed to take a Breathalyzer test, however, he wouldn’t actually cooperate. “He never blew,” police said. Police charged Murphy with failure to signal, no seatbelt, driving under the influence of alcohol and driving with no insurance.
Nov. 7: Candyce Young, 33, of the 1600 block of Buena Vista in Chicago Heights, was charged with one count of improper lane usage, operation of an uninsured vehicle, failure to wear a seatbelt, driving under the influence of alcohol and alcohol concentration of .175. Police said officers pulled Young over just before 3:30 a.m. on Nov. 6 at the intersection of 183rd Street and Center Avenue in Homewood after observing her vehicle crossing the center road median and continuing to straddle both westbound lanes.