Fraudulent PayPal Account Used for $500 in Charges: Police Blotter

Burr Ridge police reports, Sept. 19 to Sept. 26.


Village Window Shattered

It was reported at 1:50 p.m. that someone broke a window on village property in the 9400 block of Garfield Avenue. Police say the window is valued at $100.


PayPal Fraud

Someone opened a PayPal account using the personal information of a complainant from the 100 block of Waterside Place and ran up about $500 worth of charges. 

The incident was reported at 7:36 a.m. and police say it is pending investigation.


Airline Account Hacked

A person used funds from the Southwest airlines account of a complainant from the 100 block of Easton Place to purchase two tickets worth fewer than $500. 

The incident was reported at 10:43 a.m. and police say it is pending investigation.

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