A judge sentenced a 70-year-old former village clerk to 18 months in prison for embezzling $650,000 from south suburban Burnham, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
A south suburban elected official who allegedly stole more than $650,000 from taxpayers and spent it at casinos has agreed to plead guilty.
A rollover crash occurred early Thursday in the Hegewisch neighborhood on the Far South Side after a chase involving south suburban Burnham police.
Published reports say the skeletal remains could have been buried among the weeds and burned out buildings for a couple of years.
A man being held in police custody was among three people injured early Sunday during a fight in a bar in south suburban Burnham.
An off-duty Harvey police officer shot and killed a man who opened fire in a south suburban bar overnight.