Police Blotter: Mom killed in crash
November 7, 2012 6:28PM
Updated: December 9, 2012 7:24PM
JOLIET — Police say a 33-year-old mother was killed Tuesday when her car pulled out in front of a sport utility vehicle.
At 7:38 p.m. Jessica L. Jeffries was westbound on Division Street when she came to the stop sign at Center Street. Jeffries’ 8-year-old daughter and 4-year-old son were passengers in the Oldsmobile, Cmdr. Al Roechner said.
“A man driving northbound on Center Street said the Oldsmobile pulled out and his Dodge Nitro struck the Oldsmobile on the driver’s door,” Roechner said.
Jeffries was taken to Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center where she was pronounced dead at 9:18 p.m. Her children were taken to Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox and treated for minor injuries.
The other driver was not injured and was not cited, according to reports.
In other police news:
Jonathan N. Mosley: 20, of 735 Cornwall Court in Bolingbrook, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the county jail Friday on charges of delivery of narcotics, narcotics possession and marijuana possession.
Susan J. Novosel: 31, of 3632 Tee Court South in Crete, was arrested by sheriff’s police and booked into the county jail Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.
Joseph G. Petroski: 45, of 106 E. Jefferson St. in Shorewood, was arrested by sheriff’s police and booked into the county jail Friday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol.
Mary E. Schuetter: 24, of 501 Preston Drive in Bolingbrook, was arrested by Bolingbrook police and booked into the county jail Friday on charges of aggravated financial identity theft and unauthorized use of a credit card.
Terrell Thompson: 25, of 554 E. Jackson St. in Joliet, was arrested by Joliet police and booked into the county jail Friday on charges of assault, vandalism and obstructing justice.