Thursday, July 26, 2012
A judge rules in June to quash evidence due to an unlawful search of the Robert M. Caruso household. But a motion is filed to reconsider, and the next hearing is Aug. 20.
Back in June, a Kane County judge quashed the arrest of a Geneva man charged with allowing an underage drinking party at his home during Homecoming weekend in October 2011. Now the Kane County State's Attorney's Office has filed a motion to reconsider that ruling, and the next hearing is scheduled for Aug. 20, according to the Kane County 16th Circuit Court website. Michelle Caruso, the wife of defendant Robert Caruso, said Judge M. Katherine Moran on June 7 upheld a motion to quash evidence, based on an illegal search. That ruling had not been reported on Geneva Patch until now. “It is hereby ordered defendant Robert M. Caruso’s motion to quash arrest and suppress evidence be and hereby is granted,” Caruso read from court documents. …
Friday, July 13, 2012
The charges of hosting an underage drinking party in Geneva during Homecoming weekend 2011 continue to be heard in 16th Judicial Court.
Kane County 16th Judicial Circuit Court documents indicate that the 2011 charges of hosting an underage drinking party in Geneva still are dragging through the court system, with a July 19 court date next on the agenda. Robert Caruso, 49, is accused of letting four teens drink at the family's home in the 500 block of South Eighth Street during the early morning hours of Oct. 9, 2011. Police were called to the residence on a loud music complaint around 12:55 a.m. Three of the four teens, described in court records as "invitees" of a member of Caruso's family, played for the Geneva High School football team. The family member also was on the team at the time. The incident occurred the same weekend as Geneva's Homecoming. Back in March, …
Friday, September 23, 2011
The Bulldogs took on St. Charles East in this year's homecoming game. Here's a look at the action, during the first half of the game and halftime.
The Bulldogs nabbed their fifth straight victory this season with a 43-7 win over St. Charles East Friday in this year's homecoming game. Here's a look at the action, during the first half of the game and halftime. To see all these Batavia Homecoming photos in full size, place your cursor on the main photo above. Click on one of the gray arrows that appear on the sides. Continue clicking to move through all the photos.