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Crest Hill police currently believe the shooting is isolated.
Police said the deceased man has been identified as Raymond Reidl, 68, of Dixon.
President Joe Biden on Thursday night spoke with the father and uncle of 6-year-old Wadea Al-Fayoume, a Muslim boy who was stabbed to death in an alleged hate crime attack against him and his mother inside their Plainfield Township home, the White House said.
The Channahon Police are working with representatives from Northfield and OSHA to investigate the workplace death of a Joliet man on Monday in Morris.
John Taylor, 41, of Bolingbrook, began to fight with physically with officers and paramedics and a taser was deployed, Bolingbrook police said.
Investigators used an excavator begin taking down a small portion of a three-story apartment on Tuesday, July 11, 2023, at 406 E. Third St. in Sterling. The building was destroyed by fire on July 7, 2023. A dog, handled by the state fire marshal's office and working with the ATF, then began sifting through debris Tuesday looking for answers as to why the building burned.
The investigation into a fatal July 7 apartment fire in Sterling continued Monday with the installation of a large MABAS tent in a parking lot across from the fire site.
The Tinley Park-Park District said their lifeguards initiated a water rescue Friday afternoon. Upon arrival, emergency authorities provided additional emergency assistance.
Two people were killed early Wednesday in a head-on collision on Interstate 55 in Wilmington, according to Illinois State Police.
A 20-year-old man was gunned down on Tuesday morning in Joliet, police said.
A 16-year-old boy drowned in Lake Louise on June 3 in what the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office called “a tragic accident.”
No preliminary cause of death for the couple found dead at the parking lot of Walmart in Lockport has yet been released. Police are leaning toward carbon monoxide poisoning as the possible cause of their deaths.
The two victims “appeared to be sleeping,” so police are investigating the possibility of their deaths caused by carbon monoxide poisoning, police said. However, they are not ruling out a possible drug overdose.
Western Springs President Alice Gallagher died on March 21.
Tania Stewart spoke about the horrific shooting on March 5 at her home in Bolingbrook that left her fiancé and two daughters dead. Her daughter's boyfriend has been charged with the triple murder and attempted murder of Stewart's life.