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Police blotter: Use of fireworks leads to drug arrest

The following incidents were listed among the official reports from Elmwood Park Police Department and River Grove Police Department. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination. Elmwood Park MARIJUANA Lionel Florez, 18, of the 3000 block of 76th Avenue, was arrested at 4:45 p.m. July 4 in the 7600 block of Diversey Avenue and charged with possession of marijuana and felony intent to deliver on school grounds. According to police, Florez and a group of youth were seen, via video surveillance, setting off bottle rockets in John Mills Park and police were sent to the scene. When police arrived at the park,...

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