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  • Downers Grove police investigating second reported peeping in park bathroom

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove police are seeking information after a man was seen in the women's bathroom at a park.
    July 16, 2015 - 8:06 pm
  • Wheaton man charged after allegedly soliciting 14-year-old via Facebook

    WHEATON – A Wheaton man has been accused of attempting to arrange to meet an underage girl he befriended on the Internet for sex, according to a news ...
    July 16, 2015 - 3:47 pm
  • West Chicago police: Boy stole $10,000 in landscaping equipment, kept marijuana plants in room

    WEST CHICAGO – Authorities found more than 30 stolen items and 15 marijuana plants July 11 at a West Chicago home after responding to a reported domes ...
    July 16, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • Probation ordered for Woodstock man who recorded girl in bathroom

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man left the McHenry County Jail on Thursday to begin serving a two-year probation sentence for recording a young girl in a ba ...
    July 17, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Police charge Indiana man with shooting in unincorporated Willowbrook

    WILLOWBROOK – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office announced July 16 that an Indiana man was charged with a shooting that occurred in unincorporated Wil ...
    July 16, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • Naperville Police: 2 men arrested after 3-hour standoff

    NAPERVILLE – Two men have been arrested and released on bond after allegedly pointing a "BB replica handgun" at a woman's head and then refusing to co ...
    July 15, 2015 - 4:57 pm
  • Batavia woman convicted of stealing money from mother

    BATAVIA – A Batavia woman has been convicted of stealing money from her elderly mother’s bank account.
    July 15, 2015 - 3:35 pm
  • Hinsdale police alert community after suspicious incidents

    HINSDALE – The Hinsdale Police Department issued a community alert July 15 following a report of a suspicious incident involving an unidentified man a ...
    July 15, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • Video captures beating of Cicero man with rock

    BERWYN – A 52-year-old Berwyn man with a long criminal history was charged in the beating of a Cicero man July 5, according to the Berwyn Police Depar ...
    July 15, 2015 - 9:49 am
  • Dogs left in car; St. Charles man charged

    ELGIN – One dog is dead and another remained hospitalized Tuesday after a St. Charles man left the animals in a parked car, according to a news releas ...
    July 14, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • State officials refuse to disclose how teen escaped from Illinois Youth Center

    ST. CHARLES – The Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice won’t say how a 19-year-old man escaped last month from the Illinois Youth Center at 3825 Ca ...
    July 14, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • Riverside police: Maywood man arrested after evading police during high-speed chase

    RIVERSIDE – Riverside police recently arrested a Maywood man who allegedly fled from an officer in May following a traffic stop for speeding, accordin ...
    July 14, 2015 - 4:25 pm
  • Court overturns Woodstock man's 2013 murder conviction in pimped wife case

    ELGIN – The Illinois Appellate Court has overturned the 2013 murder conviction of a former Woodstock man convicted of shooting the man who responded t ...
    July 14, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • DuPage County State's Attorney: $200,000 bond for ex-con accused of Lombard Hobby Lobby burglary

    LOMBARD – A Florida man once convicted of stealing $2 million worth of goods from Toys R Us has been charged with stealing from a Lombard Hobby Lobby, ...
    July 15, 2015 - 1:58 pm
  • DuPage County Sheriff: Willowbrook area shooting under investigation

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting occurred late July 13 in unincorporated Willowbrook.
    July 14, 2015 - 11:33 am
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