Batavia police reports
• A woman attempted to steal $1,744 worth of merchandise on Tuesday, Feb. 4, from Walmart, 801 N. Randall Road. The suspect was pushing the cart out of the store and then left it behind after being approached by store security officers.
• Two Bluetooth music receivers valued at $59.99 each were reported taken Tuesday, Jan. 28, from Radio Shack, 21 N. Randall Road.
• Two compact drill driver kits valued at $219.99 each and two cutoff tools valued at $119.99 each were reported taken Tuesday, Jan. 28, from Sears Appliances and Hardware, 3 N. Randall Road.
• Michael G. Espinoza, 44, of the 400 block of Irving Street, Joliet, was charged Sunday, Jan. 26, with aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol, failure to secure a child under 8 in an appropriate child seat, disobeying a traffic signal and operating an uninsured vehicle.