May 24, 2016 at approximately 10:30 pm
Sandwich Officers responded to the area of north Latham Street for a report of a reckless driver coming into town, southbound on East Sandwich Road. The vehicle was located and Officers initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle in the 100 block of east Church Street for Speeding.
The driver of the vehicle, 43 year old Jose Vasquez-Silva of the 300 block of Wilshire Dr., Sandwich stated to Officers that he did not have a valid license. It was also confirmed that Jose had a valid warrant from the Illinois Department of Corrections for Parole Violation.
Jose was taken into custody without incident and transported to the Sandwich Police Department. He was charged with No Valid Driver’s License and cited for Speeding and Operating an Uninsured Motor Vehicle. After receiving an I-Bond on the local charges, he was transported to the DeKalb County jail to await extradition by the Illinois Department of Corrections.
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