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Marvin Mixon, 51, of Matteson, was accused of battering a woman and holding her infant child over the railing of a 4th floor balcony, as if to drop the child, according to Park Forest police.
Two men were stabbed in the leg and one man had a wound in his hand.
Joliet Fire and Police Honor Guard hold the 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony at Fred C. Dames Funeral Home and Crematory.
North Aurora police recovered a handgun and arrested four people Saturday night after responding to a report of about 50 people fighting at North Aurora’s Island Park, officials announced in a news release.
After investigating, police determined that Rios had become angry during an argument, forced himself into a bedroom where the victim was located and then pushed her down, where she hit her head on a nearby table.
The public is asked to assist in identifying person in photograph.
Lake in the Hills police could be getting a new building
James Shirk, age 40, of Dixon was last seen Tuesday afternoon near the Custer Avenue boat dock.
As’Jaica L. Murry, 29, has been arrested for the Monday fatal stabbing.
Two officers fatally shot a Bolingbrook man at least three times as he held a knife over a blood-covered victim, according to the Will-Grundy Major Crimes Task Force investigating the incident.
Nearly 400 law enforcement officials rushed to a mass shooting at a Uvalde elementary school, but “systemic failures” created a chaotic scene that lasted more than an hour before the gunman who took 21 lives was finally confronted and killed, according to a report
City plans to expand police force to 285 officers by 2024.
Davonte Farries is believed to have handled a handgun while seated in the backseat of a vehicle at which time the handgun discharged, striking the victim who was sitting in the front seat, police said.
Froilan Guzman, 20, of Joliet, was found with a 14-year-old girl in Fort Wayne, Indiana, after she was reported missing, police said.
Police say a Plainfield man ended an argument with his 83-year-old grandmother by hitting her in the face with a frozen pizza. He's also accused of throwing a garbage can at her.