Crime & Courts

Chicago man facing DUI, drug charges accused of stealing from Lake in the Hills Walgreens

Michael A. Dortch, 45, of the 300 block of South Central Avenue, Chicago[]

A Chicago man is due in court Tuesday, after police said they found him with pills and stolen allergy medicine.

Michael A. Dortch, 45, is charged with possession of a controlled substance and retail theft. He also was issued citations in connection with driving with a suspended license, driving under the influence of drugs and using an electronic communication device.

According to a criminal complaint filed in McHenry County court, police found Dortch in possession of less than 30 grams of Xanax.

He's also accused of stealing a 30-count box of Allegra Allergy from Walgreens, 100 N. Randall Road, Lake in the Hills, the complaint stated.

His bond is set at $20,000, meaning he must post $2,000 bail to be released, jail records show.