Stories from the Kane County Courthouse
A Carpentersville man was found guilty Thursday of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
A Geneva man who lives less than a half-mile from the Holmstad in Batavia, is suing the senior living facility, alleging that he contracted Legionnaires’ disease from contaminated vapor released from its cooling tower because of the company’s negligence in not properly maintaining and cleaning its water system.
A man was arrested after authorities discovered his DNA matched evidence found at the scene of a burglary almost 3 years ago in East Dundee.
A DeKalb man is suing two lawyers in Kane County alleging that they engaged in a “sexually charged” relationship with his fiancee – and at her urging amid nude photos of herself – led him to plead guilty to a felony so she would win a custody dispute with him over their two children.
An East Dundee man who was charged with felony violation of a no-contact order is now serving a 90-day jail sentence after a Kane County judge revoked his probation for contacting yet another person he was supposed to stay away from.
A Kane County jury on March 19 found an Elgin man guilty of armed robbery of a gas station with a firearm, Class X felony.
A West Chicago man who was charged with drunken driving had a blood alcohol content more than twice the legal limit.