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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

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

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

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

Plainfield Art League Best In Show

From Plainfield Art League:Local artist, Jutta Shetina won the Best of Show ribbon at the Plainfield Art Leagues, March, One Night Show, held at American House Cedarlake. Jutta won the award for her oil painting titled "Wishing on a Star". Judge Virginia Nordwall comments were: "Good use of color an

PATCH - 2018-03-17 15:00:00

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

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


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

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

Plainfield Weekend Weather Forecast: Icy Conditions To Clear Up

PLAINFIELD, IL - Icy, dangerous roads will be an issue Friday night through Saturday morning as rain, sleet and snow fall in a wintry mix overnight. Friday's sunny, mild weather will give way to the wintry conditions at night. Saturday is expected to clear up, with a high around 46 and a fairly calm

PATCH - 2018-03-16 15:11:58