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Oswego police investigate after a home invasion on Hemlock Lane on Tuesday. (Credit: CBS)

Masked Men Steal Car After Oswego Home Invasion

Four masked gunmen broke into a home in southwest suburban Oswego Tuesday morning, and took several cell phones before stealing a car.

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Lliau Moreno-Tepecha (Credit: Waukegan Police)

Homeless Man Charged With Entering Apartment, Fondling Sleeping Woman

Lilau Moreno-Tepecha allegedly entered the apartment of a 25-year-old woman through an unlocked door on Sunday in Waukegan, and touched her while she was sleeping, but she was able to get out of the room, grab her young child, leave the apartment and give police a description, police said.

07/21/2014

Stanley Miller (Rolling Meadows Police Dept.)

Police Seek ‘Transient Criminal’ Who Attacked Elderly Woman In Her Home

A manhunt was underway Tuesday morning for a parolee accused of breaking into an elderly woman’s home over the weekend and beating her.

06/10/2014

Jerrell Harris (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Robbing, Beating Elderly Priest In 2011

Jerrell Harris, 21, is charged in the Dec. 6, 2011, attack at St. Margaret of Scotland Parish, when two suspects attacked Rev. Daniel Mallette while wearing “ninja masks” after they broke into the rectory as he lay sleeping.

05/16/2014

Nathaniel Lawson (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Kidnapping Baby Daughter At Gunpoint

Nathaniel Lawson, 22, was charged with one count of home invasion, child abduction, aggravated unlawful restraint and robbery – all felonies – according to a statement from Chicago Police.

05/06/2014

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Man Shot Inside Apartment In Wauconda

Three men knocked on an apartment door in Wauconda Sunday night. One of three children who lives in the apartment opened the door and let the three men in, and began arguing with the boyfriend of the child’s mother. One of the men pulled out a gun and shot the mother’s boyfriend.

05/05/2014

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Palos Heights Man Shot In Home Invasion

Deputy Chief Dave Delaney said the suspects broke into a home in the 7900 block of West 131st Street around 3:30 a.m.

04/15/2014

Demetrio Campbell (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Accused Of Breaking Into Home To Rape 4-Year-Old

A brazen pedophile broke into a Calumet Park home, raped a 4-year-old girl while others were inside, and then went into a closet at the residence and started smoking a cigarette.

04/10/2014

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Off-Duty Officer Shoots Home Invasion Suspect

Two people are in custody after an off-duty Chicago Police officer shot one of three men who tried to break into his home Friday afternoon in the Far South Side Roseland neighborhood.

03/28/2014

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Two Men Invade Schaumburg Townhouse While Woman Is Home

Schaumburg Police Sgt. John Nebel said this was unusually brazen for a pair of burglars who’d normally avoid human contact.

03/27/2014

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Retired Chicago Police Sergeant Dies 2 Weeks After Home Invasion

A retired Chicago police sergeant who went blind from diabetes has died, two weeks after he was shot during a home invasion in the East Side neighborhood.

03/24/2014

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Police: Man Stabbed To Death In Possible Home Invasion

Authorities found 32-year-old Paul Carter with stab wounds at his home Tuesday morning in the 5000 block of West Gladys Avenue.

03/19/2014

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Homeowner Shoots Intruder In West Suburbs

A 26-year-old St. Charles man ended up in the hospital Monday when he broke into the wrong house.

03/18/2014

Chicago police investigate after a retired police sergeant was shot during a home invasion near 115th and Avenue G. (Credit: CBS)

Blind Retired Police Officer Shot During Home Invasion

Police said the 73-year-old man was in his home at 115th Street and Avenue G shortly before midnight when two intruders broke in and demanded to know where he kept his safe.

03/11/2014

Tyrell Jackson (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Man Pleads Guilty To 2008 Drug Murder, Gets 25 Years

Tyrell Jackson, 26, of Villa Park, had faced up to 70 years in prison, until his original conviction on a charge of first-degree murder was overturned by the Illinois Appellate Court.

02/12/2014

Robert Perdue (left) and Terrell Wilkerson (right) face armed robbery and home invasion charges for a crime spree on the West Side on Jan. 25, 2014. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Pair Accused Of ‘Terrorizing People’ Walking Down West Side Streets

Robert E. Perdue and Terrell Wilkerson, both 21, face armed robbery and home invasion charges in connection with four incidents a prosecutor said took place over about 35 minutes Saturday on the West Side.

01/27/2014

Authorities investigate the scene at a South Side apartment where two men were shot to death after an apparent home invasion Sunday morning.. (Screenshot from video by Devlin Brown.)

2 Shot To Death In Apparent Home Invasion On South Side

Two men were shot to death in an apparent home invasion Sunday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood.

01/19/2014

Victor Vega (Credit: Elgin Police)

Man Charged In Elgin Home Invasion, Battery

Police responded to a battery call about 7:30 a.m. Jan. 4 in the 1300 block of Concord Drive, where a 17-year-old boy told them a man had entered the home and hit him in the face and head.

01/17/2014

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Report: Chihuahua Defends Homeowner From Intruder

The words “beware of dog” probably don’t conjure up images of a Chihuahua, but a northwest Indiana man reportedly has his puny pooch to thank for protecting him from a home invader.

01/14/2014

Darrell Moore (Cook County Sheriff's Dept.)

Man Convicted Of Raping Lincoln Park Woman During 2010 Home Invasion

Darrell Moore and three co-defendants entered the victim’s home in the 1100 block of West Dickens Avenue by going through an open window on the porch. Moore then sexually assault the woman and threatened to kill her if she did not obey him.

01/10/2014

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