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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

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

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

'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

Aurora Man Convicted Of Shooting Roommate In Face Gets 7 Years

AURORA, IL - A Kane County Judge handed down a seven-year sentence to an Aurora man who was convicted of shooting his ex-roommate in the face. John Sperry, 56, appeared in court for sentencing Friday in connection with the March 2017 incident. Sperry, who had initially been charged with attempted m

PATCH - 2018-03-17 20:34:31

School Threats | Fatal DUI Crash | NorthPoint Lawsuit

LW Student Arrested Over Alleged Threat To Shoot Up School: CopsThe 16-year-old boy is accused of making the threat to another District 210 student last week, according to the Will Co. Sheriff's Office. Tinley Park Man Accused of Being Drunk In Crash That Killed WomanProsecutor said elderly woman's

PATCH - 2018-03-17 20:08:21

Oswego Man Arrested in Yorkville After Fleeing From Traffic Rural Kendall Co. Traffic Stop

The Kendall County Sheriff's Office says an Oswego man is facing several charges after he allegedly fled from multiple authorities in a police pursuit on Thursday morning. Sheriff's office officials say that a deputy attempted to stop 33 year-old Willie Flemming of McLaren Dr. for speeding in rural

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

Upcoming Events At The Oswego Senior Center

From Oswego Senior Center:The Oswego Senior Center offers congregate lunch to seniors on Mondays, and Thursdays each week at noon, and Wednesdays between 11:45 am and 12:45 pm(drop in style). Reservations are required - call 630-554-5602 by 10am the business day prior. Suggested donation $5. The upc

PATCH - 2018-03-17 16:00:00

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


Nearly a Dozen Vehicles Involved in Joliet Crash

Nearly a dozen vehicles were involved in a crash on a bridge over the Des Plaines River in Joliet Tuesday evening, fire officials said. Officials said 11 vehicles were involved in an incident that occurred on McDonough St. Bridge about 8 p.m. According to the fire department, there were seven "patie


Teen Driver Charged In 2017 Plainfield Fatality

PLAINFIELD, IL - The Kendall County Sheriff's Department has filed reckless homicide charges against a teenage driver in connection with the March 14, 2017 death of 16-year-old Alyssa Smith. The traffic fatality occurred around 5 p.m. near Walker and Arbeiter Roads in unincorporated Plainfield when


Oswego Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Sexually Assaulting Child; Case in DeKalb Co. Still Ongoing

An Oswego man who was charged in 2017 with eight counts of Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault in Kendall County for allegedly assaulting a Child was sentenced to 30 years in prison last week. Kendall County Court records show that 39 year-old Todd Falkos of Sherwick Rd. in Oswego, pleaded guilty to t


No Evidence of Shooting, Victim After NU Alert: Cops

A person with a gun was reported Wednesday on the Evanston campus of Northwestern University, though police said no evidience to support that claim was discovered, officials said. Northwestern said the suspect was in the Engelhart graduate residence hall at the corner of Emerson Street and Maple Ave


Woman Finds Bullet Holes In Walls Of Aurora Apartment: Police

Police say the woman found the bullet holes in her walls on March 10, but no one has reported shots fired in the area. AURORA, IL - Police in Aurora are investigating an incident in which a woman found bullet holes in the walls of her apartment. The victim, who lives in the 2700 block of Pontiac Dr


2 men injured in Aurora crash

Two men had to be extricated from the vehicles they were driving after being injured in a crash Tuesday afternoon in west suburban Aurora. Abut 1:50 p.m., a Ford Explorer was traveling west on Bilter Road between DuPage Parkway and the Reagan Memorial Tollway when it crossed the center line and cras