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Racine Police investigating homicide after driver shot, crashes into tree

RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) - Racine Police are investigating a deadly shooting. Police responded to a shots-fired call just after 10:30 Sunday night near Arlington Avenue and Kearney. They found the driver of a van hit a tree and was shot. The person died at the scene. Any witnesses, or citizens with inf

CBS 58 - 2018-03-19 16:22:00

Driver Found Dead In Car By Hikers Is Missing Elderly Man

The man found dead inside a car by three juvenile hikers over the weekend had been missing for several weeks, authorities said Monday. Dale Kropke, 76, was reported missing on March 4 after he never showed up for a scheduled checkup at Condell Medical Center. The Round Lake Park man was found dead i

PATCH - 2018-03-19 21:05:07

Elderly Man Injured In Jewel-Osco Lot Hit-And-Run

CARY, IL - Authorities are asking for the public's help in tracking down a woman accused of striking a 72-year-old man with her SUV and then driving away Saturday afternoon in Cary, police said. The hit-and-run occurred in the Jewel-Osco parking lot, 696 Northwest Highway in Cary, at about 4 p.m. Th

PATCH - 2018-03-19 17:54:56

Man, 76, reported missing from Round Lake earlier this month dies in crash

SUN TIMES MEDIA WIRE - A 76-year-old man who was reported missing earlier this month from north suburban Round Lake died in a crash Sunday morning in unincorporated Lake County. About 11:30 a.m., Dale Kropke was killed in the crash in unincorporated Mundelein, according to a statement from the Lake

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-03-19 20:50:00

Friends remember Racine man fatally shot Sunday night

Updated 10:00 p.m. on March 19, 2018 UPDATE: RACINE, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Friends of the Racine man shot and killed are remembering him. Tremayne Brown wasn't the type to get into arguments or confrontations his friends say. They don't know who could possibly have wanted him dead. "It's hard. Tremayne w

CBS 58 - 2018-03-20 05:00:00

Body of missing Round Lake man located

MUNDELEIN, Ill. -- Hikers found the body of a missing Round Lake man in Mundelein. He was found dead in his car which had crashed into a tree. Dale Kropke had been missing for the last two weeks. Tonight his family confirms he is the man who was found in a field this morning. They say they are relie

WGNTV.COM - 2018-03-19 02:43:36

North Shore Home & Garden Show Returns This Weekend

The North Shore Home and Garden Show returns to the beautiful Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel & Conference Center on March 24th & 25th for the finest home improvement event in the North Shore market with free admission and free parking. This year's 30,000 sq. ft. event will be the largest to ever t

PATCH - 2018-03-19 16:13:22

Police arrest two men in alleged gunfire incident

Kenosha police arrested two men after a report of gunfire in the 3800 block of 11th Avenue early Friday, according to authorities. A 31-year-old Chicago man was taken into custody in the 2:13 a.m. incident, according to a Kenosha Police Department report. Police recommended charges of attempted batt

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 01:42:00

Racine police inspector reports stolen gun, gets accused of paying for prostitute

A Racine police inspector who called police on Saturday morning to report that his gun was stolen was arrested for soliciting a prostitute, an arrest report obtained by WISN 12 NEWS said. Inspector Todd Morshhauser, 45, denied he hired a prostitute, saying instead that he thought he'd gotten lucky a

WISN - 2018-03-19 23:42:00

Girls Out Hiking Find Wreckage From Fatal Crash: Police

LAKE COUNTY, IL - Three girls out hiking near Mundelein happened upon the wreckage from a fatal crash Saturday morning, authorities said Sunday. The three juvenile hikers were walking in the area of 20303 West Winchester Road in unincorporated Mundelein at 11:10 a.m. Saturday when they spotted a car

PATCH - 2018-03-19 00:40:19

On the hunt for Alvin Cooley: U.S. Marshals say warrants for this fugitive keep piling up

Alvin Cooley MILWAUKEE -- U.S. Marshals say the warrants keep piling up for this wanted fugitive. The latest allegations against him are for fleeing from police with a woman and children in the car. The agent on the case says Alvin Cooley, 33, also known as 'Lil Al,' 'A-Life' and 'D-Boy,' continues


Beach Park man charged with sexual assault of 5-year-old girl

A north suburban man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl. Edmundo Aboytes | Lake County Sheriff's Office Edmundo Aboytes, 87, is charged with two counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, according to a statement from the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Officers w


3 men killed, 3 others wounded in Chicago shootings since Friday afternoon

CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) - Three men were killed and at least three others have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday afternoon. In the most recent fatal shooting, a man was gunned down early Saturday while getting onto the Eisenhower Expressway on the Near West Side. He was dr


Wisconsin man convicted in death of 2-month-old son

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) -- Jurors convicted a Wisconsin man who prosecutors say killed his 2-month-old son in a fit of rage and then claimed the child died in his sleep. The jury in Kenosha County delivered its verdict Friday. The Kenosha News reports Robert Stynes now faces up to 15 years in prison when


Man Charged in Shooting That Shut Down Kennedy Expressway

A 34-year-old man has been charged with shooting a man on the Kennedy Expressway Sunday night, leaving the inbound lanes from the Edens closed for hours during an investigation. Tayan E. Williams, of Zion, was charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm, according to Illinois


Jury says Zion cop did not use excessive force in fatal 2015 shooting of Justus Howell

A federal jury on Thursday found a Zion police officer did not use excessive force when he shot a teenager twice in the back nearly three years ago. The jury also ruled that the city of Zion was not liable in the shooting death of Justus Howell, a 17-year-old from Waukegan . In April 2015, Officer E


DUI Arrests For Cleveland, Lake Forest, Evanston Men: Blotter

WINNETKA, IL - The following information comes from from the Glencoe, Winnetka and Northfield police department as a record of police activity and incidents reported to the police. Anyone arrested is innocent unless proven guilty. Criminal charges represent merely accusations by the state and are of


Racine County: Authorities ask for public's help to find Days Inn theft suspect

RACINE COUNTY - Mount Pleasant police are asking for the public's help to identify a male theft suspect. The theft happened at the Days Inn located in Sturtevant. The Mount Pleasant Police Department shared photos of the suspect to their Facebook page on Friday, March 16. The suspect can be seen cli


'Neighbor' Lures Woman Outside Before Burglary: Northbrook Crimes

NORTHBROOK, IL - The following information comes from the Northbrook Police Department as a record of incidents reported to the police and those arrested on criminal charges, which merely represent accusations by the state and are often dropped or reduced. Therefore, readers are reminded an arrest d


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