Lynwood man accused of driving stolen car for Uber in DeKalb



Sept. 18, 2017

DeKALB – A Lynwood man who police say was driving for Uber in a stolen vehicle was arrested Sunday, according to a news release from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.

William S. Hall, 48, of the first block of Ellen Drive, was pulled over about 2 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Sleepy Hollow Lane and Pickwick Circle, according to the release.

The release said deputies pulled him over because the vehicle was listed as stolen out of Cook County. Hall was taken to the DeKalb County Jail, and his passengers were released without charges, according to the release. Hall was charged with possession of a stolen motor vehicle, typically punishable by three to seven years in prison, and criminal trespass to a motor vehicle.