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Man In Prison For Bolingbrook Armed Robbery Charged With Similar Crime In Woodridge

An 18-year-old man already recently sent to prison on robbery and armed robbery charges in Bolingbrook has been charged with a virtually identical carjacking incident in Woodridge.

03/17/2015

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Federal Agents Still Likely Looking At Siblings In Islamic State Case

A lawyer for a Chicago-area man charged with trying to join the Islamic State group says a recent FBI search of the suspect’s family home appeared to focus on his younger siblings.

03/03/2015

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Boy, 13, Dies After Collapsing In Basketball Game

Dramon Ratcliff of Bolingbrook was playing basketball at Plainfield Central High School when he collapsed, the Will County Coroner’s Office said.

02/05/2015

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Daycare Advocates Warn Of Ripple Effect From $300M State Shortfall

Parents could lose their subsidies, and without childcare, they could lose their jobs. And without clients, daycare centers could lose their business. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.

01/23/2015

Crews battle a fire at a home day care center in Bolingbrook late Saturday. / photo from Network Video Productions

No One Hurt In Weekend Fire At Bolingbrook Day Care

No one was hurt in a fire that broke out at a southwest suburban home day care center late Saturday in Bolingbrook.

12/14/2014

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Judge Delays Ruling On Bail For Suspect In ISIS Case

A Bolingbrook teenager accused of trying to travel to Syria to join ISIS terrorists must wait a couple more weeks before finding out if he’ll be allowed out of a federal lockup.

10/09/2014

Authorities released this surveillance image of a man suspected of robbing a Bolingbrook bank Monday. (FBI)

FBI Offers $25,000 Reward To Catch Bank Robber Who Wounded Employee

During the robbery earlier this month, a female bank employee was shot in the arm.

08/21/2014

A bank was robbed Monday afternoon in Bolingbrook. (Credit: CBS)

Teller Shot During Bank Robbery In Bolingbrook

Bolingbrook police said they were called to First Midwest Bank, 450 N. Bolingbrook Dr., around noon after a man entered the bank, wearing a mask, and announced a robbery. A female teller in her 20s was shot in the arm during the robbery.

08/11/2014

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Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested In Bolingbrook

Bolingbrook police have arrested an armed robbery suspect in the same town where a string of armed robberies has had residents on edge for weeks.

05/08/2014

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Feds: Businessman Tried To Ship Banned Infrared Camera To Pakistan

The manufacturer says the FLIR HRC U unit can spot an infiltrator 12 miles away in the dark and tell what sort of a weapon he’s carrying.

05/08/2014

One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash on I-55 early Sunday. / Photo by Network Video Productions

Boy, 4, Killed; 3 Others Injured In Bolingbrook Crash

A 29-year-old dad has been charged with aggravated DUI following a crash on I-55 that killed his 4-year-old child and injured two others.

05/04/2014

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1 Dead, 3 Hurt In I-55 Crash Near Bolingbrook

A Romeoville man was killed and three other people were hurt Wednesday afternoon in a chain-reaction crash on I-55 near southwest suburban Bolingbrook.

04/09/2014

Drew Peterson is serving a 38-year prison term for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio, in 2004. (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Drew Peterson Might Lose $79,000 Police Pension

Officials in southwest suburban Bolingbrook could begin an effort to strip former cop Drew Peterson of his pension, following his conviction for killing his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

03/20/2014

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Frozen Body Found In Bolingbrook

A land surveyor discovered the victim, a male of unknown age, apparently frozen to death, in a vacant lot in the 1000 block of Windham Parkway.

01/15/2014

Video posted on You Tube allegedly showing a Bolingbrook police officer playing video poker. (Credit: You Tube)

Bolingbrook Investigating Whether Officer Played Video Poker On Duty

The Bolingbrook police department is investigating what one of its officers was doing behind the wheel of his squad car last weekend.

01/09/2014

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Video Shows Bolingbrook Cop Allegedly Playing Poker While Driving Squad Car

A Bolingbrook Police Officer was behind the wheel of a squad car and seemingly not paying attention.

01/08/2014

Dr. Michelle Sergel, left, talks with a frostbite patient at Stroger Hospital. (CBS)

Extreme Weather Brings Frostbite Cases, Deaths From Snow-Shoveling Exertion

In southwest suburban Will County, three men ranging in age from 57 to 63 died after shoveling snow in Bolingbrook and Joliet, the coroner’s office tells CBS 2.

01/06/2014

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Driver, Good Samaritan Rescued From Frozen Pond In Bolingbrook

About 6 p.m., a 35-year-old woman was driving near Avalon and Lindsey lanes when her vehicle left the roadway and stopped on the ice of a frozen pond, authorities said.

12/16/2013

Two people were found shot to death in a home about 5:45 p.m. Friday in the 100 block of Lake Shore Drive in southwest suburban Bolingbrook, according to police. | NVP Video news

Mother, Son Dead In Apparent Bolingbrook Murder-Suicide

olice are investigating an apparent murder-suicide as a man and woman were found shot to death in Bolingbrook Friday evening. Sources tell CBS 2’s Courtney Gousman that they were mother and son.

11/30/2013

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Three Hurt In I-55 Crash Near Bolingbrook

Rescue crews responded to the crash about 11:13 p.m. on southbound I-55 near the I-355 interchange.

11/13/2013

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