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Plasma television reported stolen from Elgin home

Updated: December 19, 2012 12:52PM


TV gone, door open: A family who live in the 200 block of South Liberty Street told police that after they were away for an hour Tuesday night, they found their front door open and their 32-inch plasma TV missing. They told police they weren’t sure whether they had locked the door. Police found no sign of forced entry.

Failed to provide address: Brian K. Adams, 42, homeless of Elgin, was charged with a felony count of failure to provide notification to police of not having a fixed address. Adams, police said, is a registered sex offender. Police approached Adams as he slept in his car, parked at Sherman Hospital, 1425 Randall Road, at 2:30 a.m. Bail was set at $30,000, and he was given a Nov. 29 court date.


Woman dies in Randall crash: One person was killed and two others injured in a head-on, two-vehicle crash late Wednesday. Amy P. Holtorf, 43, of the 400 block of Mill Street in Batavia, was driving north on Randall Road just south of Mill Creek around 11:52 p.m. Wednesday when her Honda Odyssey crossed the center lane and struck a southbound Nissan Rogue, police said. Holtorf was pronounced dead at the scene. She was the sole occupant of the vehicle. One of the two people in the Nissan was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The other occupant of the Nissan was flown by helicopter to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove in critical condition. Mazza said that Batavia police were withholding the names of the people injured in the Nissan pending family notification.

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