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  • Woodridge police investigating murder after finding body with multiple stab wounds

    WOODRIDGE – Woodridge police are investigating a murder after police said they found someone stabbed to death, the department announced in a news rele ...
    Oct. 21, 2015 - 9:40 pm
  • Landlords sued in fatal St. Charles apartment fire

    ST. CHARLES – The brother of a man who died in a St. Charles apartment fire is taking the property owners to court on accusations the residence did no ...
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • 2 Lake in the Hills residents killed in Florida hit-and-run crash

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – The last time he talked to his son, John Berg shared how excited he was to go on vacation in Florida.
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • McHenry County Sheriff warns of scam after items taken from elderly couple

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County Sheriff's police are seeking the public's help in finding two men who allegedly scammed and took items from an elderly coup ...
    Oct. 20, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • North Aurora man charged with assault, having stolen gun

    NORTH AURORA – A North Aurora man is facing multiple charges after he pointed a stolen gun at a family member Saturday morning, according to a North A ...
    Oct. 19, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Vandals target mailboxes near Geneva, St. Charles

    The Kane County Sheriff’s Office recently responded to a rash of vandalism reports involving residential mailboxes.
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • 20-year-old man tried to get on Huntley school bus, police say

    HUNTLEY – A 20-year-old Huntley man was charged with disorderly conduct Friday after police and school leaders say he tried to board a school bus in t ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 2:57 pm
  • Police reports: Elmhurst for Oct. 16

    Information in Police Reports is obtained from the Elmhurst Police Department. Individuals in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have n ...
    Oct. 16, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Elmhurst police arrest 4 Bellwood minors for garage burglary

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst police recently arrested four Bellwood minors for stealing two bicycles from a residential garage, according to a City of Elmhurst ...
    Oct. 15, 2015 - 10:38 am
  • Woodstock man on trial accused of setting woman on fire after she refused to have sex with him

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors on Wednesday asked McHenry County jurors to convict a 34-year-old Woodstock man of attempted murder for the "horrible injuries ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Nanny denies filing false report in Fox Lake police shooting case

    A Vernon Hills woman accused of making a false report that triggered a manhunt for the suspects in the shooting death of Fox Lake Police Lt. Joe Glini ...
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 4:34 pm
  • Huntley police, mom search for driver in Route 47 crash that injured motorcyclist

    HUNTLEY – A Lake in the Hills mother is asking the community to help find the driver who was involved in a Route 47 crash that injured her son.
    Oct. 14, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • Police arrest 2 minors in connection with 21 car burglaries

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst police arrested two minors from Addison in connection with a series of car burglaries, according to a City of Elmhurst news releas ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 6:30 pm
  • Champaign man pleads not guilty in 30-year-old Glen Ellyn murder

    GLEN ELLYN – A Champaign man charged in the 1985 murder of 15-year-old Kristina Wesselman in a field near Glen Ellyn pleaded not guilty Oct. 13 in a D ...
    Oct. 13, 2015 - 9:58 pm
  • Girl reports suspicious motorist Monday in Batavia

    BATAVIA – The Batavia Police Department is encouraging parents to speak with their children about the importance of reporting situations involving sus ...
    Oct. 12, 2015 - 8:27 pm
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