Two Teens Charged With Armed Robbery In ElginThe two, ages 15 and 16, robbed a convenience store in the 700 lock of Walnut Avenue around 7:50 p.m. on Jan. 25, according to a statement from Elgin police.
Elgin Woman May Be World's Best Pet SitterCarrie Feinberg, one of five finalists, will find out in March. WBBM's Lisa Fielding reports.
Woman Sentenced To 13 Years After Pleading Guilty To 6th DUIA woman was sentenced Thursday to 13 years in prison after she pleaded guilty to her fifth and sixth charges of DUI in northwest suburban Elgin.
Family Displaced After Elgin Mobile Home FireCrews were called at 1:41 p.m. about the fire in the 900 block of South McLean Boulevard, according to a statement from the Elgin Fire Department. Firefighters arrived to find black smoke coming from the mobile home.
Fire Causes $225K In Damage To Elgin HomeCrews were called at 7:32 a.m. about a house fire in the 800 block of Patricia Avenue in Elgin, according to a statement from the Elgin Fire Department.
Man Shot In ElginAt 8:30 p.m., the man was walking in the 300 block of Dupage Street in Elgin when someone confronted him, hit him in the head with a gun and then shot him in the arm, Elgin police said.
Elgin Man Who Threatened Deputies Found Dead In Kane County JailAn Elgin man who was accused of threatening police officers with a fake bomb Tuesday morning when they tried to conduct an eviction at his home was later found dead at the Kane County Adult Justice Center.
Fox Lake Police Scandal Prompts Elgin Authorities To Discover Wrongdoing In Their Own CityJim Rog, an Elgin animal control officer, has been charged with stealing $6,000 from Elgin’s police explorers program, which is for young people interested in becoming a cop.
Person Killed When SUV Crashes Into Elgin CreekA 2015 Toyota SUV was driving on Garden Crescent Drive near Tivoli Place when it left the road and crashed into Tyler Creek at 7:37 a.m., according to a statement from Elgin police.
Homeless Man Struck And Killed By Car In ElginThe 46-year-old man — identified by police as Donald G. Francis — was walking in the road at State Street and U.S. 20 about 5:25 a.m. on Dec. 9 when he was struck by a 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix, according to a statement from Elgin police.
Police Officer Injured Breaking Up Fight In ElginAbout 7:50 a.m., officers responding to the 1500 block of Larkin Avenue attempted to separate several individuals who were fighting, according to a statement from the Elgin Police Department. During the incident, an officer was injured and was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Man Charged With Stealing Cash From Elderly Winner's Hand At Elgin CasinoThe elderly man said he had just cashed the $5,000 check at Grand Victoria Casino, 250 S. Grove Ave., and was playing the slots when 34-year-old Sean Sheppard walked up to him and struck up a conversation, according to Elgin police.