Fake Cop Scams Resident; Police Pursue Suspected Thieves: Blotter


NEW TRIER TOWNSHIP, IL — The following information comes from the Glencoe, Kenilworth, Northfield, Wilmette and Winnetka police departments as a record of police activity and incidents reported to the police. Criminal charges merely represent accusations by the state, and county prosecutors often choose to drop or reduce them. Updated information may be available from the Cook County Clerk of the Circuit Court. Anyone arrested is innocent unless later proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.


A Willow Tree Lane resident reported around 1 p.m. on Sept. 22 that they had been scammed by someone claiming to be an employee of online retailer Amazon. After resident provided the caller with remote access to their computer, the scammer made about $2,000 in unauthorized withdrawals.


Ryan Nedoss, 26, of the 1600 block of Roslyn Lane, Highland Park, was arrested around 10 a.m. on Sept. 17 and charged with…

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