Robbins Cop, Girlfriend Face Felony Charges In Abandoned Baby HoaxJustin J. Jones, 23, and 25-year-old Kendra R. Branch, both of Matteson, each face a felony count of disorderly conduct, police said.
Police Identify Baby Abandoned Behind Matteson Apartment ComplexA male infant, approximately 6 to 9 months old, was found in a wooded area, buckled into a car seat sitting on the ground.
UPDATE: Man Turns Himself In After Abandoning Baby And FleeingA northwest Indiana man who has been charged with beating the mother of his children, leaving his baby in the trunk of an abandoned vehicle and fleeing turned himself in to authorities Friday morning.
Gary Man Who Left Baby In Car Trunk Goes Free Because Of Holiday WeekendPolice in Gary are looking for a 26-year-old man they say beat his girlfriend this past weekend - then stormed out with the couple's infant daughter - and left her in the trunk of a vehicle.
Tests Help Sheriff Determine What Baby Hopes Parents Might Look LikeThe search for the parents of an abandoned infant found dead in Wheaton two months ago has taken a high-tech turn.
Newborn Girl Found In Chicago Heights FieldOfficers received a call at 10:56 a.m. from someone who had found the infant alone, lying in the grass in an open field, according to a statement from Chicago Heights police.
"Baby Hope" Laid To Rest In Wheaton; Authorities Still Seek ParentsDuPage County officials say they are not giving up trying to find the parents of an infant found dead along a Wheaton road last month.
Offers Pour In To Pay For Wheaton Newborn's BurialOffers are being made to handle the burial costs for a newborn girl found dead near Wheaton this week.
Police Locate Mother Of Infant Abandoned In Lowell, IndianaThe mother of a newborn girl found abandoned in a family's back yard in Lowell, Indiana, has been located.
Girl, 9, Finds Abandoned Newborn In Northwest IndianaThe local sheriff says Elysia Laub is a "guardian angel." CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
UPDATE: Police Investigate Beating Death Of Baby In UptownThe baby girl was found in a grassy area next to the dumpsters just steps away from the front entrance of an apartment building in the 800 block of West Eastwood Avenue around 11:45 p.m., police said.
Mother Of Abandoned Infant Arrives At Police StationThe 24-year-old suspect was accompanied by activist Andrew Holmes, who helped facilitate her surrender to detectives.