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One of two suspects who took eight people hostage in Harvey is taken into custody Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Charges Pending In This Week’s Harvey Hostage Standoff

CBS 2 is not naming the two alleged gunmen because they have not been charged. One of the men was sentenced to 47 years in prison for murder but was on parole at the time. Mike Puccinelli reports.

08/21/2014

One of two suspects who took eight people hostage in Harvey is taken into custody Wednesday morning. (Credit: CBS)

Nephew Of Hostage Says Aunt Shaken Up But Ok, Calls Her A “Hero”

When the four children were released by the hostage-takers, it was one of the adult hostages who was allowed to escort them out – and then had to turn around and come back to the house.

08/20/2014

Suburban SWAT teams training in Flossmoor. (Credit: CBS)

Watch: Suburban SWAT Teams Train For Emergency

CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine goes behind the scenes for a first-hand look at local SWAT teams in training.

04/30/2013

Kendrick Augillard, 34, allegedly fired several shots inside a Gurnee home on Oct. 19, 2012, killing a dog belonging to the family who lives there. He then allegedly barricaded himself inside the home before surrendering about 3 1/2 hours later. (Credit: Gurnee Police Department)

Suspect Charged In Gurnee Standoff That Forced School Lockdowns

A Zion man was facing several felony charges, after firing several shots inside a home in Gurnee, killing a dog inside, then barricading himself inside the home, prompting a standoff with local police, and the lockdown of at least two schools.

10/19/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by David Calvert/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Roots For Foreign Policy Crisis

Missed in all the controversy over Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark is Romney’s callous and downright dangerous remarks that a crisis sparked by Iran would be good for his election prospects.

09/20/2012

File Photo Of Police Tape (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Possible Barricade Situation On Near North Side Ends

A possible hostage-barricade situation on the North Side ended Saturday afternoon after police cleared the home and found no one inside.

06/16/2012

Chester Nelson, 36, is charged with involuntary servitude for allegedly holding a 20-year-old woman against her will and forcing her into acts of prostitution. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Accused Of Holding Woman Hostage, Forcing Her Into Prostitution

A 36-year-old man has been charged with holding a Crystal Lake woman against her will and forcing her into prostitution.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2011

Robert McMath

Police: Man Held Woman Hostage After Meeting Online

A convicted felon from Chicago Heights has been arrested for allegedly holding a woman against her will, beating and choking her after meeting her on the Internet.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

File Photo Of Police Tape (AP)

2 Charged After Far South Side Hostage Situation

Two men have been charged after an early morning hostage situation inside a Roseland home.

12/05/2010

Austin Biehl talks Monday night Nov. 29, 2010 in Marinette, Wis. about being taken hostage at Marinette High School by another student earlier in the day, as his mother Carla looks on at right. A student armed with a handgun burst into a Wisconsin high school classroom at the end of the school day and held nearly two dozen students and a teacher hostage for more than five hours Monday, authorities said. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Student Holds Classroom Hostage, Shoots Self

A high school student who pulled a handgun and shot a film projector as the school day wound down held 23 classmates and a teacher hostage for about five hours Monday before shooting himself when police busted down a classroom door.

11/29/2010

File Photo Of Police Tape (Larry W. Smith/Getty Images)

Evicted Man Takes Hostage In Home

A man being evicted from his house reportedly held a woman hostage during a standoff with police.

11/18/2010