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Four people suffered minor injuries in a crash that occurred on Monday morning at Route 53 near Stateville prison, police said.
A Will County sheriff’s lieutenant’s May 10 shooting of a Crest Hill man who took hostages at a Romeoville bank is under review by Will County prosecutors, according to police.
Murder defendant Patrick Gleason is seeking the exhumation of the body of a man he's charged with killing in 2018 in Izzy's Bar. A Will County judge has not yet ruled on the motion.
The pedestrian and driver suffered injuries not considered life threatening, police said. Food 4 Less in Crest Hill will be closed until the building inspector can ensure the structural integrity is safe.
Applicants for the American Italian Cultural Society in Crest Hill need not be members of the club or of Italian heritage
A jury found Christian Shepherd, 43, of Ottawa, guilty of soliciting a Will County jail inmate to kill a child he's charged with sexually assaulting, the child's mother, two detectives and another inmate he recruited for a murder-for-hire scheme.
“The temporary transfers are necessary to ensure the safety and well-being of the individuals in custody and our staff,” said an Illinois Department of Corrections spokesperson.
A man was charged with intimidating a DCFS investigator who petitioned a protective order against him that said he threatened her when she removed his child from his care. The charges were filed after an investigation of a reported shooting at the Joliet DCFS office.
Parents of Samantha Harer have taken their case against former Crest Hill Police Officer Felipe “Phil” Flores to the Will County Courthouse after a judge dismissed their federal lawsuit last year.
Condition of victim described as 'non-life threatening'
Tyrielle Gordon had a pending charge of intimidating a woman into paying him money when he fraudulently obtained a loan from the Paycheck Protection Program, according to Will County prosecutors.
Richard Reeves was identified as the suspect who altered a mechanism at a Speedway gas station pump in Frankfort that allowed the gas to pump freely, police said. Fifteen vehicles fueled at the pump, resulting in 225 gallons of gas being stolen.
Teamsters Local 179 in Joliet and First Student have been in negotiations for months, with pay being one of the issues.
Crest Hill police Sgt. Terry Fenoglio was briefly jailed on Kendall County charges of domestic battery. Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow declined to prosecute him over the March 14 fatal shooting of Matthew Parks in Crest Hill.
A search warrant was executed at the man's residence and a forensic analysis of electronics led to the child pornography charges, Crest Hill police said.