St. Charles police reports

Published: Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

• A meter reader reported Monday, Jan. 28, that there were several damaged electric meters in the area of North 17th Street and Marguerite Street.

• Deontae C. Nichols, 22, of the 1700 block of Wessel Court, St. Charles, was charged Monday, Jan. 28, with retail theft for reportedly stealing a $41.99 Remy Martin Cognac box set from Lundeen’s Liquor, 610 E. Main St.

• A business in the 200 block of Fairhaven Drive reported Monday, Jan. 28, that it was duped into sending about $1,299 worth of Valentine’s Day items to a florist in Burbank. Once the business realized the order was fraudulent, it canceled a second shipment to the address.

• About $116.50 in quarters was reported stolen Tuesday, Jan. 29, from video games at Charlestowne 18, 3740 E. Main St. Locks on two games were reportedly broken and completely empty of money.

• A police officer found graffiti under the Prairie Street Bridge on Wednesday, Jan. 30.

• A purse was reported stolen Tuesday, Jan. 29, from a 2005 Honda Accord at Walmart, 150 Smith Road. It contained a wallet, driver’s license, FOID card, Social Security card, checkbook, navigation system, $130 in gift cards and three credit cards.

• The driver’s side mirror of a 2000 Honda CRV was reported shattered Wednesday, Jan. 30, while it was parked in the 800 block of South Second Street.

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