A citizen discovered the body of a black female in a field near Zurich and Brandon roads in unincorporated Joliet Township, according to the Will County sheriff’s and coroner’s office. Sheriff’s police are investigating the death as a homicide, but a preliminary cause of death was not released by the coroner’s office.
A 30-year-old man died Saturday from injuries he suffered being hit by a Will County Sheriff’s squad car Wednesday night in southwest suburban New Lenox.
Bond has been set at $1 million for a career criminal, accused of gouging out his uncle’s eyes while the two men fought over a remote control New Year’s Eve in southwest suburban Joliet Township.
Medical records were needed to identify a 75-year-old man who was killed in a Joliet Township house fire on Christmas morning.
A man died in a fire at a residence in an unincorporated area of Joliet Township Sunday morning.