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Yorkville police are investigating a report of someone stealing a clothes dryer worth $400 from a business in the 700 block of Erica Lane on Dec. 1 at around 2:25 p.m.
RR crossing gate comes down on vehicle
A Yorkville woman reported to police that her vehicle was crossing the railroad tracks at Mill Road on Dec. 3 at around 10:15 a.m. after a train had passed when the crossing gates activated and came down on her vehicle. No other trains were in sight, police were told. The woman was not injured in the incident, police said.
Yorkville police arrested Montreal Donta Layton, 22, of the 200 block of Bayliss Avenue, Rockford, at 12:45 p.m. on charges of driving with a suspended license after his vehicle was stopped for speeding. Layton was also cited for speeding, having no insurance, and expired registration.