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  • Broken window, used fire extinguishers found at Lily Lake business

    LILY LAKE – Sheriff’s deputies called to assist another agency at a Lily Lake business found several expended fire extinguishers and a broken window, ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Two charged after St. Charles police interrupt car burglary

    ST. CHARLES – Two men in their 20s are facing criminal charges after a St. Charles police officer interrupted an apparent burglary on the city’s east ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 9:16 pm
  • Westmont police seeking assistance locating robbery suspect

    WESTMONT – Westmont police are seeking the public's help after a robber escaped during an incident over the weekend, according to a department news re ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 7:35 pm
  • Trial for Harvard man accused of sexually assaulting 9-year-old girl begins with recorded call

    WOODSTOCK – Attorneys prosecuting sex crime allegations against a Harvard man involving a 9-year-old girl played for a judge Tuesday a recorded cellph ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 5:57 pm
  • Man shot in drive-by shooting 2nd in La Grange since November

    LA GRANGE – A 22-year-old man was shot at about 2:45 p.m. Monday in the zero to 100 block of Washington Avenue in La Grange.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 11:42 pm
  • Woodstock police probe report of gunshots fired

    WOODSTOCK – The Woodstock Police Department is investigating after gunshots were fired through a front window of a residence in an incident believed t ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 9:10 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Christian W. Carlson, 43, of the 2600 block of Lorraine Circle, Geneva, was charged Sunday, Jan. 11, with driving under the influence and failure to ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:16 pm
  • Kane County Sheriff’s Office reports

    • Kyle M. Frost, 19, of the 0 to 100 block of Village Court, South Elgin, was charged Monday, Jan. 19, with possession of marijuana and possession of ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • St. Charles police reports

    • Steven B. Diesel, 28, of the 0S500 block of Route 47, Elburn, was charged Tuesday, Jan. 20, with driving under the influence of alcohol, driving wit ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 10:14 pm
  • Car hits bridge in Riverside, knocks power lines into river

    RIVERSIDE – A 17-year-old male juvenile from Cicero was taken into custody after the car he was driving struck the Forest Road bridge in Riverside at ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Man accused of sex crimes after impregnating Marengo teen gets probation

    WOODSTOCK – A 21-year-old man was given two years of probation after he admitted to a sex crime involving a teenager.
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • Judge revokes bond for Harvard man facing charges in alleged drug ring out of bar

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge sent a Harvard man with an extensive criminal history back to jail after police said he violated the terms of his p ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 1:42 pm
  • Crystal Lake South grad, 20, hit by car at Illinois State University on life support

    NORMAL – A 2012 graduate of Crystal Lake South High School is on life support after being struck by a car Saturday at Illinois State University, where ...
    Jan. 26, 2015 - 12:14 pm
  • Five charged in Batavia car burglaries

    BATAVIA – Five Naperville residents have been charged in a series of car burglaries in Batavia early Friday morning.
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 7:26 pm
  • McHenry County deputy injured in Holiday Hills shooting in court for suspect's appearance

    WOODSTOCK – When the bailiff yelled "All rise!" to start the Friday morning call for McHenry County Judge Sharon Prather, there was one person in the ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 4:02 pm
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