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10 New Will County Jail Inmates: Blotter

JOLIET, IL - Saturday is St. Patrick's Day but several people around Will County won't be available to party because they are in the Will County Adult Detention Facility. The jail's intakes remain on the rise this week. Here's a sample of 10 recent detainees from around Will County from the past two

PATCH - 2018-03-17 00:57:35

3 wounded, 2 seriously, in shooting at Harvey strip club

Three people were wounded, two of them seriously, in a shooting early Saturday inside a strip club in south suburban Harvey. Officers responded about 4 a.m. to a call of shots fired at The BOXXX Gentleman's Club at 16700 S. Halsted St. and found three people suffering from gunshot wounds, according

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-03-17 10:36:00

'I Feel Like Joe Is About To Crack'

BOLINGBROOK, IL - The man from Bolingbrook being jailed for illegal possession of a gun, which was a metal blow dart gun used to shoot wild game, was ramping up his violent tendencies, documents at the Will County Courthouse show. Joe Schaefer, 55, is being detained on two felony counts of illegal u

PATCH - 2018-03-17 17:26:25

Police Say $1095 in Merchandise Taken From Oswego Business

Oswego Police say they are investigating a retail theft where over $1095 in merchandise was taken from an Oswego retailer. Police say they responded to Target in the 3000 block of Route 34 on Friday around 7:00 p.m. According to a report, a black male subject allegedly entered the store on two separ

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2018-03-17 12:00:00

Stacy Peterson's Sister Claims to Know Location of Missing Woman's Body

Cassandra Cales wrote in a lengthy Facebook post that she has sonar images of Stacy Peterson's remains and is asking for donations to help recover them Stacy Peterson married Drew on October 18, 2003, shortly before Savio's death. She disappeared on October 28, 2007 and was officially reported missi

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-03-16 15:50:33

Aurora Woman, Chicago Man Injured in 3-Vehicle Accident in Oswego

An Aurora woman and a Chicago man were both injured in a three-vehicle accident in Oswego on Thursday. According to the Oswego Police Department, officers responded to the area of Washington St. and Madison St. at around 8:58 a.m. to investigate. Officers found that a vehicle being driven by 43-year

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2018-03-16 20:52:00

Sister: Drew Peterson Will Be Charged Soon With Stacy's Murder

BOLINGBROOK, IL - On Wednesday night, the sister of Stacy Peterson posted a lengthy message on social media letting everyone know that criminal charges are nearing against the man suspected of killing Stacy and hiding her body back in October 2007, now more than 10 years ago. Cassandra Cales reminde

PATCH - 2018-03-16 16:02:10

Joliet Central Student Investigated For Snapchat Post

Joliet Township High School Distinct 204 sent a letter to Joliet Central High School parents on Thursday to communicate a perceived threat. A Snapchat post by a Joliet Central High School student showed an object that looked like a weapon and referenced violence. Joliet police investigated and the o

WJOL.COM - 2018-03-16 10:26:40

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Police Blotter for Thursday March 15th

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 Morris Police Department arrested was Shaun Cailey, 29, of Channahon on a LaSalle Co


Sandwich Woman Found Passed Out Behind the Wheel Arrested for DUI in Somonauk

A Sandwich woman was arrested for DUI after being found passed out behind the wheel of her vehicle in Somonauk on Wednesday. According to the Somonauk Police Department, officers responded to a restaurant on E. LaSalle St. for the report of a person standing in the road next to a vehicle with their


Northwestern campus shelter in place now restricted to Englehart Hall

Students at Englehart Hall are being told to shelter in place after a person with a gun was reported at a residential building near Northwestern University's Evanston campus Wednesday afternoon. Evanston and university police responded to reports of a gunman and shots fired near Emerson Street and M


New Photos: Will County Courthouse Construction In Joliet

JOLIET, IL - Thanks to a break in the weather, dozens of union tradesmen building the new 10-story Will County Courthouse in downtown Joliet are making tremendous progress. If the ongoing construction keeps up at this current space, the new courthouse should be ready to be open by summer. OK, OK, th


Hit And Run, Stolen Car: Yorkville Police Blotter

On Tuesday, March 13, a woman on the 1000 block of Homestead Drive left her vehicle running in her driveway for a time around noon. Somebody got in and drove off. The vehicle was later found in the 13000 block of River Road, a police report said. Police are investigating. On Wednesday, March 14, aro


Morris Hospital Foundation Offering Scholarships

The Morris Hospital Foundation is offering scholarships to students who are pursuing an education in healthcare. According to Public Relations Manager Janet Long, the scholarships are intended to encourage education in any health-related course of study while enhancing the availability of healthcare