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Burning body found in West Chicago under investigation
WEST CHICAGO, Ill. (WLS) --West Chicago police said a death investigation is under way after a body was found burning near a road.Police said the body was found in the 1300-block of Joliet Street Tuesday afternoon.The West Chicago Police Department are being aided by members of the DuPage County Maj
$1.5 million bail ordered for man charged in Hoffman Estates double-fatal DUI
Police say Mary Kendzior was driving when the crash occurred about 9:45 p.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at Route 72 and Beverly Road in Hoffman Estates. The women died as a result of multiple injuries suffered in the collision, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
High Hill Farms, Algonquin, Illinois - August 2018
High Hill Farms is a single family home neighborhood built starting in the mid-to-late 1970's. High Hill Farms is located in Algonquin, Illinois on Route 62 east of Randall. There are currently 12 homes for sale ranging from $199,900 to $379,900.
Illinois megachurch paid $3.25M to settle lawsuits over child sex abuse by church volunteer
A man is escorted out of Willow Creek Community Church, during a family service, at 67 Algonquin Road, in South Barrington, Ill., on Wednesday Aug. 8, 2018.
Boy Scout camp staffer, 19, charged with sexual assault of underage boys
Coleman R. Leonard, 19, of Cary, Illinois, faces six charges: repeated sexual assault of a child, two counts of child enticement, fourth degree sexual assault, sexual assault of a child under 16 and exposing a child to harmful material.
Blowing Man May Have Been Trying To Drug Woman At Mall: Cops
SCHAUMBURG, IL — A woman shopping at Woodfield Mall told Schaumburg police Monday that a man might have tried drugging after blowing in her direction, according to the Daily Herald. The woman was not hurt in the incident, and investigators don't believe there's a threat to the public, the report add
2 Rescued From Burning Car That Crashed Into Gas Pump In Palatine
PALATINE, IL — A car erupted into flames after hitting a gas pump Monday at a Palatine station. Two people were rescued from the burning vehicle, according to the Daily Herald.
Driver Charged With 4th DUI In Fatal Crash
KANE COUNTY, IL -- A 34-year-old Huntley man accused of driving under the influence of methadone and THC from cannabis in a crash that killed 24-year-old Amanda Matthiessen of Bartlett now faces charges, prosecutors told the Elgin Courier-News. Evan Smorovsky has been charged with reckless homicide
Man ID'd in fatal motorcycle accident
“He was really a nice guy,” said Fred Chamberlain of Dana Plastic Container Corp. in Roselle, located in the Chicago suburbs. “He did his job well. I’m really sad to see him pass.”
Police investigate after man found fatally shot inside Northfield home
Significant police activity on Tower Road between Hibbard and Green Bay. Please avoid the area at this time. If you are in the area, please follow the officers' instructions.— Winnetka Police (@WinnetkaPolice)August 14, 2018
Rockford Man Killed in Fiery DeKalb Co. Crash; 2nd Fatal Accident Reported in County on Monday
Our sister station WLBK reports that a Rockford man is dead following two accidents involving five vehicles, two that caught on fire, north of Malta.DeKalb County Sheriff’s officials say 53-year-old Roger Cavins of Rockford died after his car caught fire in the first of two crashes on Route 64 at ab
4 taken to hospital after Route 47 crash in Woodstock
Alex Vucha – Woodstock Fire/Rescue DistrictCaptionFour people were taken to the hospital Monday evening after a rollover crash in Woodstock.The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District responded about 5 p.m. Monday to the scene of a crash at South Eastwood Drive-Route 47 and Southview Drive.Two vehicles were
Indian American Insurance Agent Sunil Shah Announces Run for Mayor of Schaumburg, Illinois
Sunil Shah is among three individuals running for the mayoral seat in Schaumburg, Illinois.Shah, as well as fellow candidate Nafees Rahman, are political newcomers, joining longtime Schaumburg Trustee Tom Dailly in announcing their candidacy for the seat which has been held by 31-year incumbent Al L
Robber Attacks Woman In Park Bathroom: Police
ELGIN, IL -- An Elgin man is accused of following a woman into a bathroom at Festival Park on Saturday morning, beating her and taking her belongings before he ran away, police said. The attack occurred at about 9:45 a.m. at the park, 132 S. Grove Ave. The man, who has been identified as Raphael Tho
Budweiser Horses Coming To Gas Station Grand Opening
LAKE IN THE HILLS, IL --The legendary Budweiser Clydesdale horses will be coming to Lake in the Hills at the end of this month. The horses will be on hand at a grand opening event from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Lake in the Hills Speedway, 2700 W. Algonquin Road, on Aug. 30, according to the village of Lake
Mom Dead, 2 Young Kids In Critical After Lake Co. Crash
LAKE COUNTY, IL -- A 26-year-old Zion woman is dead and her two young children are in critical condition following a collision in Beach Park Friday evening, authorities said Monday. The woman was driving a 2014 Kia Forte south on Green Bay Road near Nemisis Avenue at about 6:04 p.m. when her vehicle
Missing Man Who Suffers From Dementia Found Safe
ELGIN, IL -- A 51-year-old man with dementia, who was reported missing Sunday, has been found and is safe, police said Sunday night. Luis Acevedo was last spotted in the 200 block of Villa Street at about 7:15 p.m. Sunday, according to a post on the Elgin Police Department Facebook page. The man, wh
Elgin's Police Chief Shares Department Updates In New Video
ELGIN, IL -- The city of Elgin has launched a new video, which they plan to record monthly, featuring updates from the city's police chief, Ana Lalley. Lalley provided updates on what is happening regarding crime trends in Elgin and news regarding what is happening within her department.
'Despondent' Man Found Dead Near HC Storm School In Batavia: Cops
BATAVIA, IL — Batavia Police have launched a death investigation after a man who was described as armed and "despondent" was found dead behind H.C. Storm Elementary School Saturday evening. The man's body was discovered in a wooded area southwest of the school property by police who were at the scen
Elgin man charged with robbery
Raphael Thomas, of the 400 block of Sherman Ave., is charged with robbery and is expected in Kane County bond court Monday morning.