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  • Algonquin mom fired rifle at TV as 3 kids were watching, police say

    WOODSTOCK – An Algonquin woman told authorities she was upset with how much TV her children were watching and that she didn't like the program when sh ...
    March 10, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • DNA testing brings no leads in Geneva murder trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – None of the DNA tests discussed Monday at a Geneva murder trial were a match for the man charged with the crime.
    March 9, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Crystal Lake police investigating possible shooting at Canterbury Park

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Several squad cars and police officers are investigating a possible shooting incident in Canterbury Park this afternoon, but it was unc ...
    March 9, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Elgin man restored to fitness in Woodstock motel rape case, alleged victim can't be found

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors will try an Elgin man accused of raping a woman in a Woodstock motel, although it appears as though the case could be unraveli ...
    March 9, 2015 - 4:02 pm
  • 23-year old North Riverside man shot in Lyons early Saturday morning

    LYONS – A 23-year-old North Riverside man was shot in Lyons in the early hours of Saturday morning, according to a Lyons Police Department report.
    March 10, 2015 - 5:55 am
  • Downers Grove police investigating burglary

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Police Department is investigating a burglary that occurred Friday, police announced in a news release.
    March 9, 2015 - 10:31 am
  • Geneva woman charged in Canadian shooting plot appears in court

    GENEVA – The Geneva woman charged in a foiled Valentine’s Day shooting plot had a brief appearance in a Canadian courtroom Friday morning.
    March 6, 2015 - 10:44 pm
  • Geneva man charged with aggravated DUI

    GENEVA – A Geneva man has been charged with felony aggravated driving under the influence after police said he was driving on a revoked license. The l ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Geneva man charged with aggravated battery

    GENEVA – A Geneva man was charged with two felony counts of aggravated battery stemming from an incident at Delnor Hospital. Police said he kicked an ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:38 pm
  • Criminal profiler: Woman died of manual strangulation in Geneva murder

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – An expert in crime scene analysis Friday said the place where Kathleen King’s body was found July 6 seemed to be staged, and sh ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:09 pm
  • Westmont man charged with 4 counts of child porn possession

    WESTMONT – A Westmont man is charged with multiple counts of child pornography possession after a search warrant was executed Friday at his home, acco ...
    March 9, 2015 - 10:43 am
  • On Outlaws Motorcycle Club vests seized in Wonder Lake, prosecutor says gang not Boy Scouts

    WOODSTOCK – A judge wants more time to decide if leather vests with patches should be returned to the Outlaws Motorcycle Club, or if they will remain ...
    March 6, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Woodstock mom charged with prostitution, child endangering

    WOODSTOCK – Police have charged a Woodstock woman with prostitution after an investigation that began in October following anonymous reports of suspic ...
    March 6, 2015 - 9:38 am
  • Geneva police reports

    • Nicholas J. Reece, 31, of the 400 block of East Prairie Avenue, Lombard, was charged, Saturday, Feb. 21, with driving under the influence, driving w ...
    March 5, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Kathleen King’s sister takes stand at Geneva murder trial

    ST. CHARLES TOWNSHIP – Kristine Kuester said she and her sister, Kathleen King, had a close relationship.
    March 5, 2015 - 9:13 pm
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