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  • Westmont police investigating $11,000 jewelry theft

    WESTMONT – Westmont police are investigating a residential burglary that resulted in the theft of more than $11,000 in jewelry.
    July 27, 2015 - 7:02 pm
  • Teen charged after Sunday crash in North Aurora

    NORTH AURORA – A teen has been charged with stealing a pickup truck and causing a crash in North Aurora on Sunday that left a man with serious injurie ...
    July 27, 2015 - 7:05 pm
  • DuPage County Sheriff: Glen Ellyn man wanted for burglary

    GLEN ELLYN – The July 27 DuPage County Sheriff's Office manhunt Monday pick of the week is wanted out of Glen Ellyn on a Class 2 felony for burglary, ...
    July 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Charge dropped for Downers Grove woman held for alleged heroin delivery

    DOWNERS GROVE – A charge was dropped for a Downers Grove woman who had allegedly carried 2.1 grams of heroin in her car, according to a Cook County's ...
    July 27, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • Judge issues $2M bond for man charged in Addison heroin overdose death

    ADDISON – A Bellwood man is being held on a $2 million bond set July 25 after he allegedly sold heroin to an Addison woman who later died of an overdo ...
    July 30, 2015 - 4:48 pm
  • Berwyn woman robbed of car, phone at gunpoint

    BERWYN – A 28-year-old Berwyn woman had her car and cell phone stolen at gunpoint at 11:09 p.m. July 16 in the 2100 block of Clarence Avenue.
    July 26, 2015 - 2:09 pm
  • U.S. Supreme Court ruling prompts McHenry County reviews of sign rules

    A small Arizona church’s court victory over a city sign ordinance is forcing local governments to examine their own rules to ensure compliance.
    July 25, 2015 - 11:51 pm
  • West Chicago police: Man charged in basement marijuana growing operation

    WEST CHICAGO – A West Chicago man is charged after authorities discovered more than 70 marijuana plants growing in his basement July 23, according to ...
    July 25, 2015 - 8:51 pm
  • Riverside police: Forest View 18-year-old charged with DUI, urinates in booking room

    RIVERSIDE – A Forest View 18-year-old was arrested and charged July 23 with drinking and driving and allegedly proceeded to urinate on the police stat ...
    July 24, 2015 - 2:09 pm
  • Driver charged with DUI after crashing near Hotel Baker

    ST. CHARLES – A motorist who crashed near Hotel Baker last week claimed he was having a diabetic reaction before police determined he was driving drun ...
    July 23, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • West Chicago teen charged for allegedly shooting at another teen in a parking lot brawl

    WEST CHICAGO – A 17-year-old West Chicago teen was charged for allegedly shooting at a 15-year-old Aurora teen during parking lot brawl on July 16, ac ...
    July 23, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • Prosecutors: Stickney sex offender repeatedly assaulted child, 6

    STICKNEY – A 60-year-old Stickney man with a record of sexual abuse convictions is being held on $1.5 million bond after he was charged July 19 with r ...
    July 22, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • Darien police report armed robbery at Speedway

    DARIEN – The Darien Police Department issued a community alert after a Speedway gas station, located at 8301 Lemont Road, was reported robbed by a gun ...
    July 22, 2015 - 11:53 pm
  • Crystal Lake teen crashes stolen golf cart in Lake in the Hills, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – An 18-year-old Crystal Lake man's joy ride on a stolen golf cart ended Wednesday when he crashed into a pole in Lake in the Hills, ...
    July 22, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • Berwyn woman charged with embezzling nearly $130,000 from employer

    BERWYN – A Berwyn woman was arrested July 21 and charged with embezzlement for allegedly siphoning about $130,000 from Illinois Medical District Commi ...
    July 22, 2015 - 11:51 pm
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