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Creepy Joliet Sex Offender Back In Custody

JOLIET, IL - A registered sex offender who was living on Joliet's Briggs Street now finds himself locked away from society at the Will County Jail because he failed to keep police updated about his address.William Handfordwas booked into detention on Friday morning, July 6. The Illinois Sex Offender


Fake Car Theft Report: Romeoville Arrests

John Bergel, 30, of the 700 block of Farragut Avenue, was arrested July 5 on a charge of making a false report of vehicle theft.


2 Hospitalized, 1 Arrested in LaSalle Co. DUI Crash South of Wedron

Two passengers in Jaszemski's vehicle, who were not further identified, were transported to OSF St. Elizabeth Hospital.


Helicopter crashes on Chicago's Far South Side

A medical helicopter crashed Saturday night on Chicago's Far South Side. (WLS)CHICAGO (WLS) --A medical helicopter crashed Saturday night onto an expressway ramp on Chicago's Far South Side.Four occupants of the air ambulance were taken to the hospital in serious-to-critical condition, according to


Joliet's Best Pizza Winners May Surprise You

JOLIET, IL - On Saturday evening, Elder Brewing held its first Joliet Pizza Off to determine the winner of Joliet's best pizza. Hundreds of people packed into the downtown microbrewery to participate in a piece of a Will County election history. The pizza line stretched outside onto Cass Street arou


Oswego Woman Injured, Airlifted in Two-Vehicle Accident Near Sandwich

UPDATE, 7/7/18:An Oswego woman was injured and airlifted from the scene of a two-vehicle accident that occurred near Sandwich on Friday.According to the LaSalle County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to the area of Millhurst Rd. and N. 4750th Rd. at around 7:30 a.m.


Why Chicago Protesters Wanted to Shut Down Dan Ryan in Peace

What to KnowThousands are expected at the planned peace march this weekend, which aims to shut down part of the Dan Ryan Expressway.Illinois State Police have warned any pedestrians entering the expressway will "face arrest and prosecution."Mayor Rahm Emanuel Friday said he supports the expressway s


Gas Leak On River Road Prompts Business Evacuations

SHOREWOOD, IL - If you were driving along U.S. 52 and River Road on Saturday morning, you saw the intersection blocked by several Shorewood Police cars as well as fire trucks and ambulances from the Troy Fire Protection District. It turns out there was a gas leak along River Road in an area where se


Will County Jail Blotter: Special Saturday Edition

STEVEN CHEEK, 41, Frankfort, arrested by Frankfort PD on charges of having a gun without a valid FOID and domestic battery.


Channahon Police Arrest Man For Shooting Gun

On Sunday, July 8, 2018 at approximately 2:07am, Channahon police officers were dispatched to 22695 S. Kent Rd. in Channahon, Illinois for an emotionally disturbed man with a firearm.Responding officers learned at least one shot had been fired. As officers arrived on scene two female adults and


Channahon Gunman Found Hiding Behind Trampoline, Cops Say

CHANNAHON, IL - The Channahon Police Department announced the felony arrest of a 39-year-old Channahon gunman who was described by police as being emotional disturbed. The incident prompting the arrest ofWilliam Lathamoccurred shortly after 2 a.m. Sunday, July 8. Police were called to the 22600 bloc


Walmart, Speedway Fire Employees For Stealing: Police Blotter

An officer was dispatched to Walmart for a retail theft. The complainant advised that an employee/offender,Cameron Cherry, 24, of the 1100 block of Mills Road, Joliet, had stolen approximately $32 worth of miscellaneous merchandise. Cherry was terminated from Walmart. Cherry posted bond and was rele


New Commercial Kitchen Opening in Channahon! - Shorewood, IL Patch

We know this community is full of talented, creative people. Being creative isn’t always enough to get a business off the ground. Starting a business takes resources, especially money and time, and it means taking a risk that a lot of people aren’t comfortable enough to take. We are helping you mini


LaSalle County Sheriff's Deputies, Sandwich Fire Respond to Multi-Vehicle Accident Near Sandwich; Lifeflight Helicopter Transports Victim

Information provided in this report has been obtained from area authorities, including but not limited to local police, fire and emergency dispatch officials. Information is sourced only from official sources of public information unless otherwise stated. Subjects listed who have been charged or cit


Will County Jail Blotter: Friday Felonies And Misdemeanors

JOLIET, IL - We've made it to Friday and you know what that means. Yep, you're right. It's our weekly tradition known as felony Fridays and misdemeanors. It's your look at some of the latest inmates who had their mugshots taken and are wearing their new uniforms at the Will County Adult Detention Fa


Judge Reduces Bond for Aurora Man Accused of Hitting and Killing Oswego Softball Coach

Judge Robert Pilmer lowered Nehemiah Williams' bond from $1 million to $150,000 Friday morning in Kendall County Court.The 38 year-old Williams of Gregory St. in Aurora is accused of Reckless Homicide, Leaving the Scene of an Accident Involving Death, and Operating a Vehicle with a Revoked License.W


Police Blotter for Friday July 6

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court.From the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department arrested was Fronie Watts, 33, of Gardner on a Wil


Joliet Sued By Woman Who Tripped Over Stump

JOLIET, IL - A Joliet woman,Maria Sandoval,has retained a downtown Chicago personal injury law firm to sue the city of Joliet in connection with an incident that allegedly happened a year ago, on July 6, 2017. Her lawsuit states that Joliet owned and managed a city parkway in front of 404 North Hick


Body pulled from Fox River in Elgin

ELGIN, Ill. (WLS) --The body of a man who was swept away by the Fox River was found Thursday.The man was last seen wading in the river Wednesday near the Grand Victoria Riverboat Casino in the 100 block of South Grove Avenue, according to Elgin Police. The man apparently slipped during the Fourth of


Aspen Meadows, Plainfield, Illinois - July 2018

Aspen Meadows is a single family home neighborhood built in the late 1990s by Phoenix Developers. Aspen Meadows features 263 homes with floor plans ranging from 1,200 to 2,300 square feet of living space. Aspen Meadows is located in Plainfield, Illinois.