Police Hunt For Suspect In Attempted Child Abductions In ElmhurstElmhurst police want to find a man and stop him from trying to lure children into his car--before he strikes again.
Police Release Sketch Of Man Who Tried To Abduct Boy In ElmhurstPolice in west suburban Elmhurst have released a sketch of a man who tried to lure a 12-year-old boy into his pickup by claiming he needed help finding a lost dog.
Elmhurst Police Release Sketches Of Child Luring SuspectElmhurst police have released two composite sketches of a suspect wanted in connection with a child luring attempt last Saturday.
Elmhurst Officials Purchase Two Homes To Decrease FloodingThe two homes are located in the 200 block of North Geneva Avenue, and will provide flood reduction benefits to nine homes that have flooded in the past. The homes will provide conveyance for storm water into and out of any future storm water facility in East End Park, according to a statement from the City of Elmhurst.
One Injured In Elmhurst House FireFirefighters responded at 2:19 p.m. to the 200 block of North Highland Avenue and found smoke and fire coming from the side of a single-family home, according to a statement from the Elmhurst Fire Department.
Clerk, Boyfriend Charged With Elmhurst Gas Station TheftA Lombard woman and her boyfriend have been charged with robbing the gas station where she works, in a case which police first believed was also an abduction.
Police Investigate Possible Robbery, Missing Clerk At Elmhurst Gas StationYellow police tape blocked the Shell gas station at the intersection of Route 64 and Route 83 in Elmhurst, after police were called for a well-being check at 5 a.m. There was no sign of the clerk who was supposed to be working there at the time, but there was reason to believe a robbery had taken place at the gas station.
Elmhurst Police Release Sketch Of Home Intruder SuspectA west suburban woman returned home Monday morning to find a strange man in her house, but when confronted, he said he had mistakenly entered the home and left without incident.
Elmhurst Woman Ejects Intruder From Her HomeA west suburban woman returned home Monday morning to find a strange man in her house, but when confronted, he said he mistakenly entered the home and left without incident.
Lightning Strike Likely Cause Of House Fire In ElmhurstFirefighters who responded about 12:40 a.m. to the home in the 900 block of South Saylor Avenue found fire in the attic above the garage, the Elmhurst Fire Department said in a statement.
Flooding Slowly Recedes Amid Dry Conditions TuesdayThe rain might have stopped falling hours ago, but most of the Chicago area remained under a flood warning Tuesday morning, with many streets still covered in water from a series of storms that dropped nearly 5 inches of water in some suburbs.
Mom, Daughter Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Family CatA west suburban woman is accused of stabbing her family’s cat to death while her mother held the animal down Wednesday night.