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Blog Posts in October, 2011

Drug Crime Suspect Dies from Swallowing Narcotics

One man thought he could escape charges of possession by swallowing drugs during his arrest. This did not work well for him, as he choked on the drugs and died. According to the medical examiner on ...
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Chicago Physician Arrested for Trading Prescription Drugs for Sex

A Chicago physician who offered to trade prescription drugs on Craigslist was charged with handing out Xanax, Oxycontin drugs in exchange for sex, law enforcement said today. Pediatric neurologist was ...
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Man Questioned after Mother and her Child Stabbed to Death

Law enforcement were questioning a person of interest after a woman and a girl were found stabbed to death at a Skokie home this afternoon, officers said. Skokie officers and firefighters were ...
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Murder Charges against a Bridgeview Man

Chicago law enforcement says a dispute early Sunday in a Bridgeport street ended when one man stabbed another, killing him. An 18yr old man has been charged with first-degree murder and was set to ...
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Nurse Assistant Charged with Sexual Assault

A certified nurse's assistant has been charged with sexually assaulting a disabled elderly woman at a Crystal Lake nursing home. The 22 year old man of Woodstock, was charged with felony criminal ...
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When Does Probation Violation Occur?

Probation is a way of serving out the remainder of your jail sentence from home. While probation has a number of perks over being in jail, it is still considered part of your criminal sentence and ...
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Man Charged in Bank Robbery and is Suspect in Others

A Carol Stream man was charged today with bank robbery in connection with a holdup that occurred in that community earlier this month, officers said. He was arrested Thursday by Carol Stream police, ...
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Woman Convicted of Murder Charges

Cook County jury today convicted a 25 year old woman of first degree murder in the 2009 slaying of a well-known candy shop owner in the Humboldt Park neighborhood after he had evicted her from an ...
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Car Crash Sends 8 People to Area Hospitals

A 23 year old woman of Riverdale, received citations for two counts of DUI, as well as driving on a suspended license, driving without insurance, damage to public property, and failure to reduce speed ...
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Routine Traffic Stop Results in Warrant Arrest

Two men wanted on outstanding warrants, including one for murder, were arrested after officers stopped a car they were traveling in for a routine traffic stop. The traffic stop happened on Oct. 15 ...
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Area Man Arrested for the 65th Time

Although he is less than 30 years old, an Illinois man has already been arrested 65 times. Police records show that the 27-year-old was arrested for the 65 th time this week for the alleged assault of ...
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2 M Bail for Killing Daughter of 3 Months

A Northwest Side man admitted to law enforcement that he shook his 3 month old daughter fatally injuring her, after he bumped her head against a wall twice and she would not stop crying, officers said ...
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Man Wanted in Shooting of His Ex-Girlfriend Arrested

A Chicago resident accused of shooting his ex- girlfriend in Joliet appeared in court today, a day after law enforcement arrested him on the South Side on an attempted murder warrant. He appeared ...
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Charges Dropped for Deadly Party Bet Punch

Charges were dismissed this morning against a woman in Will County being accused of fatally striking a man who accepted a $5 bet to take a punch from her. She had been on trial charged with reckless ...
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Teenager and his Friends Charged with Murder of his Parents

Four teens in the south suburbs -- including the son of a police officer -- carried out a murder plot Sept. 10 they had been planning for two months, law enforcement said today. Three high school ...
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Simple Game Leads to Assault and Arrest

What started as a simple fight between two men near Chicago turned into a robbery and police evasion. Officers in DeKalb, Illinois were called to the scene of a fight that was taking place in an ...
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Warrant issued for Gang Member Involved in Shooting

A warrant was issued on Thursday for the arrest of a gang member in the connection of a fatal shooting that occurred last month in the west side of Chicago. Officers said the 26 year old man, an ...
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3 Men Wanted for Armed Robbery

Police are looking for two or three men accused of robbing people while armed with a gun on the Near South Side. The individuals are wanted for at least three armed robberies that have accured this ...
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Young Man Set for trial on Rape Charges After his Car Accident

A former Glenbard student of West High School went on trial today on charges that he raped a girl an hour before he was in a car crash. After recovering from his injuries, the 19 year old man of Glen ...
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Burglar's Silly Move Leads to His Capture

Thanks to determined citizens, as well as a criminal's ignorance, one man was captured for burglary last week in Riverside, Illinois. News sources claim that several items were stolen last month ...
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