A Chicago man whose alleged theft strategy was simply to lift stolen items above theft-detection equipment in store doorways now faces a Class 1 Felony charge of undertaking a continuing financial theft enterprise, after Wilmette police arrested him in connection with three thefts at the Walgreens store, 3232 Lake Ave. in Edens Plaza.
July 22 8 a.m. |
Two people were shot Monday evening in an alley in Evanston. The shooting happened about 7:25 p.m. in an alley in the 1900 block of Emerson Street.
July 21 4:39 p.m. |
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Drowning has been announced as the preliminary cause of death in the Saturday morning crash that took the lives of two young men after the car they were in plunged into a water-filled quarry near downtown Naperville.
July 21 2:24 p.m. |
A Geneva man accused of driving his car into a quarry lake in Naperville while drunk and drowning his two friends is in jail on $250,000 bond, DuPage County State's Attorney officials said Sunday.
Two men from Naperville and Lisle drowned Saturday morning, after their car left a roadway near the Naperville Municipal Center and plunged into a park district quarry.
July 19 2:22 p.m. |
A sentencing date of July 29 has been scheduled for a former Gurnee woman found guilty of delivering the heroin that resulted in the overdose death of a 15-year-old Vernon Hills High School student in 2011.
July 18 3:13 p.m. |
Evanston police say some of the graffiti tagging that marked up structures in south Evanston on Wednesday and Thursday appears related to a tagging problem that flares up sporadically rather than being gang-related markings.
July 14 9:34 a.m. |
Evanston police charged 19-year-old Evanston resident Gary Spearman with illegal possession of a firearm.
July 10 4:34 p.m. |
Sentencing for a former Gurnee woman convicted this spring of delivering heroin to a teen who later overdosed was postponed on Thursday, July 10.
July 10 11:50 a.m. |
Evanston police are seeking help from the public to identify a sports utility vehicle believed involved in a shooting Tuesday.
July 10 8:06 a.m. |