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  • Cary man charged with robbing Fifth Third Bank in Woodstock

    WOODSTOCK – A 45-year-old Cary man was charged Thursday with robbing a Fifth Third Bank branch in Woodstock, after local police arrested him inside a ...
    April 16, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Huntley man guilty of body-slamming girlfriend in drug-fueled encounter

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge convicted a 24-year-old Huntley man Wednesday on charges of aggravated domestic battery.
    April 15, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • Vandalism leads to water damage, McHenry volunteer-run thrift store closing

    McHENRY – The Pink Door Thrift Shop is closed due to water damage caused by vandalism to the building's roof, the property owner said.
    April 15, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • Woodstock police searching for Fifth Third Bank robbery suspect (with video)

    WOODSTOCK — The man suspected of robbing a Fifth Third Bank in Crystal Lake last month robbed a Fifth Third Branch in Woodstock on Wednesday, the FBI ...
    April 15, 2015 - 4:43 pm
  • Crystal Lake South teacher charged with soliciting sex in prostitution sting resigns

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Crystal Lake South High School teacher has resigned two months after he was charged with soliciting sex during a prostitution sting i ...
    April 14, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • Cicero Man faces charges for improper gun transportation

    CICERO – A Cicero man was charged with unlawful use of a weapon at 8:25 a.m. April 6 after he was reported carrying a duffel bag containing four firea ...
    April 14, 2015 - 3:13 pm
  • Former College of DuPage radio engineer charged with stealing $200K pleads not guilty

    A former College of DuPage radio engineer accused of stealing more than $200,000 from the school's radio station, WDCB, pleaded not guilty to a dozen ...
    April 14, 2015 - 9:25 pm
  • Geneva woman makes court appearance in foiled Canadian shooting plot case

    GENEVA – The Geneva woman charged in a foiled Valentine’s Day shooting plot made a brief appearance in a Canadian courtroom last week.
    April 13, 2015 - 7:48 pm
  • Cicero man charged in beating death of toddler

    CICERO – A Cicero man was charged with the murder of an 18-month-old boy that was left in his care Thursday.
    April 14, 2015 - 6:07 am
  • Berwyn man faces peeping Tom charges in Riverside

    RIVERSIDE – A Berwyn man was charged with two counts of disorderly conduct after he was allegedly seen peeping into apartment windows in Riverside at ...
    April 13, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • McHenry County deputies sue Scott Peters, aunt over shooting injuries

    WOODSTOCK – Two McHenry County sheriff’s deputies injured in the line of duty are suing the man accused of shooting them and the woman who allegedly g ...
    April 11, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Geneva police reports

    • Leslie Deville-Benedyk, 53, of the 0S600 block of Robbins Street, Winfield Township, was charged Friday, April 3, with driving under the influence, ...
    April 10, 2015 - 10:11 pm
  • Geneva man charged with felony domestic battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man has been charged with two counts of felony aggravated domestic battery, according to police reports and court records.
    April 10, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • DUI charges authorized in Blackberry Township crash

    BLACKBERRY TOWNSHIP – Charges have been authorized against a 29-year-old DeKalb man who lost control of a vehicle in Blackberry Township, causing it t ...
    April 10, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Lawsuit against Downers Grove sperm bank moved to DuPage County

    DOWNERS GROVE – A lawsuit filed against a Downers Grove sperm bank over wrongful insemination has been moved from Cook County to DuPage County.
    April 10, 2015 - 7:07 pm
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