Monday, April 15, 2013
Cory M. Paytes, 23, pleaded guilty to attempted armed robbery and aggravated battery in which he threatened an Oswego Arby’s employee with a handgun in December 2011.
A Boulder Hill man has been sentenced to 12 years for charges of attempted armed robbery and aggravated battery in an incident in December of 2011, according to Kendall County State’s Attorney Eric Weis. Cory M. Paytes, 23, of the 0-99 block of Eastfield Road in Boulder Hill, pled guilty in March 2013 for charges stemming from an incident on Dec. 13, 2011 at the Oswego Arby’s in the 200 block of Douglas Road. Oswego Police responded to an armed robbery in progress and learned that two men wearing ski masks and dark clothing, one armed with a handgun, had forced their way into the Arby’s while an employee was taking out the trash. Sign up for our daily e-mail newsletter Follow the Oswego Patch on Facebook. The employee tried to run, said …
Monday, March 25, 2013
Marquette L. West, 19, was charged in an incident where he and two other offenders threatened a store clerk with a handgun and baseball bat.
Another suspect has been charged with armed robbery from an incident in 2011, said the Kendall County Sheriff’s office. On June 2, 2011, three suspects armed with a handgun and baseball bat entered a convenience store located in the 0-100 block of Light Road, Oswego and threatened the clerk, according to the Sheriff's office. They stole cash and Illinois Lottery scratch-off tickets. On March 12, 2013 Marquette L. West, 19, with no address provided, was charged with two counts of armed robbery, a class x felony. West was already in custody at the Kendall County Jail on an unrelated manner and remains there with a bond of 10 percent of $300,000 posted by a judge, said the Sheriff's office. This is the second suspect charged in this incident…
Friday, February 15, 2013
A man pointed a semi-automatic gun at a clerk, police said. Here's a suspect description.
A 7-Eleven store in North Aurora was robbed Thursday morning, according to police. The robbery occurred at the 7-Eleven on 718 Butterfield Road. This is in the plaza on the southwest corner of Butterfield and Hart/Mitchell roads. North Aurora patrol officers were dispatched to the scene at 5:35 a.m., according to a police statement released Friday afternoon. "Upon arrival, officers learned that at approximately 5:15 a.m., a male wearing a mask entered the store and pointed a small black gun at (a store clerk)," the statement said. "The suspect demanded cash from the register and the clerk complied, giving him an undetermined amount of cash." The suspect also took an unknown quantity of lottery scratch-off tickets and several cartons of …
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Men armed with handguns get away with cash.
Oswego Police are investigating an armed robbery of the Route 34 Burger King that took place Saturday. According to Jeff Burgner, police media relations office, two men entered through the rear door just after closing each armed with handguns. The two men were wearing masks and demanded money. The men were able to get away with an undetermined amount of cash, and no one was hurt in the robbery, police said. "At this point in time, we are still working on video footage for assistance,” Burgner said. “We (also) do not have a definitive vehicle description that we can say is a positive suspect vehicle."
Friday, November 16, 2012
Armed robbery suspect made off with an undisclosed amount of money Thursday night.
Yorkville police have released an image of the armed robbery suspect who robbed an Aldi cashier Thursday night. The suspect remains on the loose, Yorkville Deputy Police Chief Larry Hilt said Friday morning. "Our detectives are pouring over the evidence as we speak," he said. According to police about 7p.m. Thursday night a masked man clad in camouflage and wearing what officers initially described as a construction helmet walked into the Bridge Street Aldi and demanded money from the cashier. He indicated he was armed, but did not display a weapon, Police Chief Richard Hart said Thursday night. The suspect's disguise prevented witnesses from providing a clear descritption, Hart said. The suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of …
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Makes off with undisclosed amount of cash.
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- Alex Keown
Thursday, November 15, 2012
An armed robber stole an undisclosed amount of cash from Yorkville's Aldi store, 1610 Bridge St., Thursday night, according to Yorkville police. A few minutes after 7 p.m. a masked man clad in camouflage clothing and construction hat demanded money from the lone cashier on duty. The perpetrator told the cashier he was armed, but did not display a weapon, Police Chief Richard Hart said Thursday night. "He walked in and walked right up to the cashier demanding money," Hart said. Hart said there were a number of witnesses to the incident, but said no one was hurt. The suspect's disguise prevented witnesses from providing a clear descritption, Hart said. The suspect took off on foot and police are combing the area looking for him. Hart said …
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
A store in the 1500 block of South Douglas Road was reportedly robbed on Sunday evening.
A cashier at a Montgomery grocery store was reportedly held up at gunpoint Sunday evening. Police said a white male wearing a dark hat and jacket, tan facemask and blue jeans and armed with a shotgun stole an undetermined amount of cash at 6:10 p.m. Sunday from the grocery store in the 1500 block of South Douglas Road. The shotgun used during the robbery was later recovered a short distance from the crime scene, police said. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Aurora Area Crime Stoppers at (630) 892-1000, or the Montgomery Police Crime Tip Line at (630) 897-8707, Ext. 3300.
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Corey Paytes of Boulder Hill was also charged with robbing the same restaurant eight months earlier, while he worked there, police said.
Corey Paytes, 22, of the 0-99 block of Eastfield Road in Boulder Hill, was one of three men charged with the armed robbery of CiCi's Pizza in Plainfield on New Year's Eve, police said. Paytes also confessed to robbing the restaurant in April 2011, when he was an employee there, Plainfield Police Sgt. Mike Fisher said. Paytes was charged with aggravated robbery and theft, and his bond was set at $1 million. Also arrested were Travis J. Gamble, 22, of Newark, who was charged with aggravated robbery, and Josiah C. McCroskey, 22, 5824 Lenox Road, Lisle, who was charged with theft. Gamble's bond was set at $1 million, and McCroskey's at $100,000. The three are believed to have been involved in multiple pizza restaurant robberies at the end of …
Thursday, January 19, 2012
A DuPage County judge has set bond for the two men—one from Montgomery, one from Oswego—allegedly caught in the act of robbing the Papa John's on Ogden Avenue in Naperville.
Details from Monday night’s armed robbery of Papa John’s Pizza were released Wednesday, and according to the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office, employees were forced at gun point into a freezer before the two suspects robbed the business and attempted to flee. The two men charged in the armed robbery, Cory Paytes, 22, of the 0-99 block of Eastfield Road in Montgomery and Travis Gamble, 22, of the 0-99 block of Anna Maria Lane in Oswego, face up to 30 years in prison if convicted, according to the State’s Attorney’s office. Bond for both men was set Tuesday during their initial court hearings. Paytes’ bond was set at $1 million and Gamble’s was set at $300,000. Paytes and Gamble have each been charged with one count of armed robbery, …
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
A look at recent police reports from Montgomery and Boulder Hill.
No headlights leads to drug charges Jeramy Windle, 18, of the 6000 block of Sundown Lane in Yorkville, was charged with possession of marijuana after a traffic stop at 5:49 p.m. at Saugatuck Road and Circle Drive East in Boulder Hill, Kendall County Sheriff’s deputies said. Windle was initially stopped for driving without headlights, police said. War on Christmas? Someone damaged Christmas decorations on three homes in the 100 block of Red Fox Run in Montgomery sometime between 3 and 4 a.m., Montgomery police said. Rear window pain Someone smashed the rear window of a car parked in the street in the 3000 block of Fairfield Way around 10:50 a.m., Montgomery police said. Nothing was taken from inside the vehicle, police said. Burglary to …