Teen Captured After Fleeing Work Release ProgramJeremy Betancourt has been serving a sentence of periodic imprisonment and probation. He entered a guilty plea in March 2014 in connection with a drag racing accident that killed 16-year-old Antioch High school student Cynthia Perez. Perez was a passenger in the car when it flipped, ejecting her.
Convicted Killer Captured In Chicago After Escape From Kankakee JailOfficers responding to a call of a suspicious person about 9 p.m. in the 9200 block of South Stony Island found escapee Kamron T. Taylor, who led them on a brief foot chase, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Escaped Inmate Captured DownstateMarcus Battice was captured around 7:30 a.m., about 3.5 miles away from the Vandalia prison, according to IDOC spokesman Tom Shaer.
Feds: 'Hooded Bandit' Has Been Captured Authorities had called him the “Hooded Bandit” because he often wore hoods during the alleged robberies.
Suspect In Custody For Hair-Salon RobberiesPolice say they may have captured the armed bandit who has been robbing hair salons in Chicago and the suburbs.
Mistakenly Released Killer Back In CustodyAuthorities have captured a convicted murderer from Indiana who was mistakenly released from the Cook County Jail earlier this week.
One Of Two Escaped Bank Robbers Captured; Second Still On The RunOne of two convicted bank robbers who escaped from the federal jail in downtown Chicago this week was captured Thursday night.