Residential Break-in

Residential Break-in


On May 4th 2016, Lemont Police responded to the 15800 block of New Avenue for a report of residential break-in where the offender had fled the scene. As a result of the investigation, on May 11th Lemont Detectives arrested Paul Ely of the 3300 block of South Levitt Street in Chicago. Ely was transferred to the Bridgeview Court House where he is currently being held on $150,000 bond. On May 27th 2016, Ely was indicted on one count of Residential Burglary and one count of Criminal Damage to Property regarding this case. Any questions in reference to this case can be forwarded to the Lemont Police Department Investigative Unit, attention Det. Sergeant Mezyk at 630-257- 2228 ext 2425.