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Marcus Battice. (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Escaped Inmate Captured Downstate

Marcus Battice was captured around 7:30 a.m., about 3.5 miles away from the Vandalia prison, according to IDOC spokesman Tom Shaer.

09/24/2014

Surveillance photo of the “Hooded Bandit,” a man suspected of committing at least five bank robberies in the northwest suburbs this year. (Photo from the FBI)

Feds: ‘Hooded Bandit’ Has Been Captured

Authorities had called him the “Hooded Bandit” because he often wore hoods during the alleged robberies.

09/12/2014

An armed robber strikes a Skokie beauty salon. (Niles Police)

Suspect In Custody For Hair-Salon Robberies

Police say they may have captured the armed bandit who has been robbing hair salons in Chicago and the suburbs.

02/04/2013

Convicted killer Steven Robbins is taken back into custody on Feb. 1, 2013, two days after Cook County authorities mistakenly set him free. He had been brought to Cook County from Indiana, where he was serving a 60-year sentence for murder, and was not supposed to go free until 2029 at the earliest. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Mistakenly Released Killer Back In Custody

Authorities have captured a convicted murderer from Indiana who was mistakenly released from the Cook County Jail earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2013

Joseph "Jose" Banks escaped from the Metropolitan Correctional Center, along with his cellmate, on Dec. 18, 2012. (Credit: FBI)

One Of Two Escaped Bank Robbers Captured; Second Still On The Run

One of two convicted bank robbers who escaped from the federal jail in downtown Chicago this week was captured Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2012