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Lockport Woman Killed In Apparent Hit and Run: Sheriff
OSWEGO, IL — The Kendall County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 26-year-old woman found unresponsive in a roadway Sunday afternoon. Police said deputies responded to the area of Plainfield Road and Plainsman Court just before 2:30 p.m. Sunday to find the woman, identified as 26-year
Illinois man killed in motorcycle crash
TOWN OF LITTLE FALLS -- A 55-year-old River Grove, Ill., man was killed in a motorcycle cycle crash Saturday in the town of Little Falls near the Jackson County border.According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, 55-year-old Marek Surmacz was traveling northbound on Hwy. 27 shortly before 5 p.m.
BREAKING: Police suspect hit and run after body found in rural Oswego
The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office said Sunday, June 24, that deputies responded to the area of Plainfield Road and Plainsman Court in Oswego Township to investigate a report of an unresponsive person.
3 Shot Outside Joliet Bar, Police Confirm
JOLIET, IL - Three people were shot in the parking lot outside of Eden Bar and Grill on Joliet's east side early Sunday morning, Deputy Police Chief Al Roechner told Joliet Patch. Roechner said the shooting occurred around 12:45 a.m.
Plano man arrested on conduct, obstruction charges in Sandwich
Sandwich police arrested Jesus Villa, 26, of Hale Street, Plano, at a residence in the 500 block of East Railroad Street June 21 at 4:19 a.m. on charges of disorderly conduct, obstructing identification, resisting a peace officer and criminal damage to government supported property.
Man Charged in Shooting of Other Man in Aurora; Police Say Shooting Started Following Retail Theft
Police now say the incident began around twenty minutes prior, when the shooting victim, 48 year-old Tony Lloyd of S. River St., asked Harden’s girlfriend to give him a ride to a liquor store in the 1600 block of N. Randall Rd. to purchase alcohol.When she did, the woman waited in her car while he w
Off-duty CPD officer charged after allegedly pulling gun outside Rosemont bar
Officers and security personnel responded at 2:54 a.m. to a fight at Park Tavern, 5433 Park Place, according to Rosemont police. Shortly after the fight, Chicago cop William Szepi was trying to help the tavern’s bouncers as they escorted people outside.
Police Blotter For Saturday June 23rd
From the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department arrested was Nichole Wojtecki, 34, Romeoville for DUI and unlawful possession of a controlled substance. She was transported to the Grundy County Jail. Also arrested was George Riley, 39, of Elwood on a Will County warrant. He was transported to the Grundy
Police: Stolen liquor spirals into shooting in Aurora
Stolen liquor, a stolen car, a shooting and a police standoff all happening within a few hours ended in charges against two Aurora men, authorities said Saturday.Kane County prosecutors charged Jerrel Harden, 62, of the 800 block of Gladstone Avenue, with aggravated battery with a firearm. The shoot
Will County Jail Blotter: Special Weekend Edition
JOLIET, IL - While thousands of people were having a great time enjoying the music of Dennis DeYoung and Rick Springfield at the Taste of Joliet, other people were being arrested and taken to the Will County Jail. Crime never stops in Will County. It never does. Here's your look at a sampling of new
1 Dead, at Least 10 Wounded in Saturday Shootings
A 40-year-old man was shot and killed in the 5500 block of South Shields at approximately 6:13 p.m., police said. The man was walking in the street when a passenger in a black or grey SUV fired five to six shots, striking the victim once in the head.
Yorkville Man Dies in Apparent Drowning Incident
The Kendall County Coroner's Office says a Yorkville man died in a suspected drowning incident in Yorkville, earlier this week.According to the coroner's office, 67 year-old Michael Campbell of Gawne Ln. in Yorkville is the deceased.
Woman charged in South Side crash that critically injured 2 children
Two young children in the Hyundai, ages 2 and 8, were critically injured, police said. On Saturday, the 2-year-old remained in critical condition; the 8-year-old’s condition had stabilized. According to officials, the children were not properly restrained in the vehicle; the toddler needed to be res
Illinois man flees police, banned from motorcycle for year
ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man is banned from riding a motorcycle for one year after driving more than 140 mph to evade police.Brian Bianco of St. Charles was arrested last year on three counts of fleeing police, according tothe Daily Herald. The 24-year-old was stopped by police for faili
Plano Man Arrested for Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Damage to Government Supported Property After Damaging Cell Door at Sandwich Police Department
A Plano man was arrested for Disorderly Conduct and on other charges following an incident in Sandwich early Thursday morning.According to the Sandwich Police Department, officers were dispatched to an address in the 500 blk. of E. Railroad St. at around 4:16 a.m. for the report of a male suspect ba
Man Charged With Murder in Fatal Near North Side Crash
Ammar Hussain, 27, of Lincolnwood, was charged with murder and several felony counts of fleeing officers, according to Chicago Police.
Man, 62, Charged with Shooting Acquaintance in Aurora
About 9:30 p.m., Jerrell Harden’s girlfriend agreed to drive 48-year-old Tony Lloyd to buy alcohol at a liquor store in the 1600 block of North Randall Road, police said. The woman and Lloyd share an apartment in Aurora.
DUI, Underage Drinking: Plainfield Arrests
Cody England, 20, of the 24000 block of Oak Street, was arrested June 17 by Will County Sheriff's police on charges of illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor, driving an uninsured vehicle, improper lane use and DUI.
Shooting Injures Man In Aurora: Police
According to police, the suspect was involved in a verbal altercation with a 48-year-old Aurora man when he shot him, striking him in the arm. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital and treated for injuries that were not life-threatening, police say.
Plant Causing Blindness, 3rd-Degree Burns Grows In Illinois
As you've probably heard by now, giant hogweed, an invasive species of plant that can leave you with third-degree burns or blind, was recently discovered in Virginia. But what you might not know is that researchers previously found the plant in Illinois, too — specifically, it's been spotted in Cook