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  • Former McHenry man pleads guilty to sexual assault charge

    WOODSTOCK – A former McHenry man has admitted to sexually assaulting a 21-year-old woman in 2015.Nic ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • DuPage County Sheriff's Office: Baby left in backpack near Wheaton was female

    WHEATON – The DuPage County Sheriff's Office on Aug. 17 released new details in the death investigation of a newborn found Aug. 15 in a backpack near ...
    Aug. 18, 2016 - 6:54 am
  • Judge: McHenry man charged in drug case must prove source of bail money

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry man facing serious drug charges after police seized about $36,000 worth of heroin from his residence must prove the source of hi ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 12:44 am
  • Crystal Lake man accused of DUI with 3 kids in car in Palatine

    A Crystal Lake man faces DUI charges after he was found slumped over his steering wheel allegedly under the influence of alcohol with three children i ...
    Aug. 16, 2016 - 3:47 pm
  • DuPage County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate death of newborn found near Wheaton

    The DuPage County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the death of a newborn found Aug. 15 in the unincorporated area of 25W400 Plamondon Road n ...
    Aug. 17, 2016 - 7:35 pm
  • Police: $36K worth of heroin seized in McHenry home was largest single operation

    When members of the McHenry County Sheriff’s Police Narcotics Task Force located 180 grams of heroin from a McHenry residence last month, they had sei ...
    Aug. 13, 2016 - 11:59 pm
  • Richmond man dies in hospital after motorcycle crash

    A Richmond man who sustained serious injuries in a crash Wednesday has died, officials said.Steven T ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 10:47 pm
  • Harvard police arrest Chicago man on multiple drug charges after he fled

    HARVARD – Harvard police arrested a Chicago man on multiple drug charges early Thursday morning after deploying a Taser on him when he fled officers.
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Johnsburg man charged with DUI after Richmond crash that left motorcyclist in critical condition

    RICHMOND – A 44-year-old Johnsburg man is accused of driving under the influence in connection with a crash Wednesday that left a 26-year-old man in c ...
    Aug. 12, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Lisle man killed in car crash in Will County

    WILL TOWNSHIP – A 21-year-old Lisle man was killed the morning of Aug. 11 when his car was struck by a semi-tractor.
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Ex-Centegra ER tech charged with stealing fentanyl from Central DuPage Hospital

    A Huntley man and ex-Centegra ER technician was indicted on drug charges for allegedly stealing fentanyl from Central DuPage Hospital where he worked ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 7:48 pm
  • 2 men charged in shootings during Hawthorne Race Course festival

    STICKNEY – Two men have been charged in separate shootings during Belize Fest on Aug. 7 at Hawthorne Race Course in Stickney, according to a Stickney ...
    Aug. 11, 2016 - 7:37 am
  • Man charged after BB gun incident in Wheaton

    WHEATON – The Wheaton Police Department has charged a man after an incident involving a BB gun Aug. 6 at an apartment building at 1407 E. Roosevelt Ro ...
    Aug. 10, 2016 - 7:45 am
  • Elmhurst police investigating string of home invasions

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Police are investigating an overnight residential burglary that occurred in the 600 block of North Howard Avenue.
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 10:42 am
  • Sandack police report says not hacking, but 'had nothing to do with' duties as state rep

    DOWNERS GROVE – The police investigation surrounding the sudden resignation of former-Rep. Ron Sandack in June reiterates Sandack was the victim of po ...
    Aug. 9, 2016 - 6:51 am
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