Is Your Fire Extinguisher Ready For An Emergency?If the worst happens -- a fire in your home -- will your extinguisher function properly? CBS 2's Chris Martinez reports.
Man Found Not Guilty In Fire Extinguisher Murder TrialA Kane County jury found Yancarlo Garcia not guilty of both murder and manslaughter Monday for the death of a homeless man killed by a fire extinguisher thrown from an Elgin building.
Murder Trial Begins In Death Of Homeless Man Hit With Fire ExtinguisherTwo years ago Aug. 11, at about 1:30 a.m. on a moonless night, then-22-year-old Yancarlo Garcia of Chicago threw a 15-pound fire extinguisher off the roof of the Fulton Street Parking Deck in downtown Elgin.
Man Accused Of Tossing Propane Tank, Fire Extinguisher At CopsA man threw a propane tank and fire extinguisher at police officers from the balcony of his Streeterville apartment Tuesday night, police said.
Boy Scout Honored For Helping Put Out Fire In Round Lake BeachA Round Lake Beach teen has been honored for his quick thinking when a fire broke out in his neighborhood.
Donations Pour In To Pay For Cremation For Slain Homeless ManAn outpouring of public donations has paid for the cremation of a homeless Vietnam-era veteran who was killed in downtown Elgin.
Family Wants Funeral For Homeless Elgin Man Killed In Fire Extinguisher AttackAfter a tragic life, an Elgin man’s children say they at least want their father to have the kind of funeral he wanted.
Chicago Man Charged With Killing Homeless Man With Fire ExtinguisherA Chicago man has been charged with killing a homeless man in Elgin by throwing a fire extinguisher off the top of a parking garage.