Man Who Killed His Grandmother To Hasten His Inheritance Gets 45 YearsProsecutors say a debt-ridden Rich A. Schmelzer fatally stabbed 85-year-old Mildred “Dodie” Darrington of East Dundee in July 2014 as part of a scheme to “expedite his inheritance."
Four Charged In Heroin Overdose Death Of Kane County WomanPolice arrested four men after officials found Ashley Mastel dead of a fentanyl-laced heroin overdose in her Sugar Grove Township home.
2 Investigators: Kane County Officer Racks Up Impressive Seizures -- And LawsuitsSheriff's Sgt. Ron Hain's resume includes the seizure of over 4,000 pounds of marijuana and $3 million in cash. But are his methods too aggressive? CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Man Accused Of Using Pit Bull During Robbery Faces Felony ChargesAn Aurora man has been charged with attempting to rob another man and releasing a pit bull on sheriff’s police Thursday night in the western suburb.
4 Juvenile Detention Guards Encouraged Youths To Attack Each Other: ProsecutorThe guards encouraged certain juvenile residents to physically attack other residents, facilitated the attacks and stood idly by and watched as they happened, prosecutors said.
Truck Strikes Moving Train In Burlington A truck struck the side of a moving freight train early Saturday in northwest suburban Burlington Township.
Two Teens Killed In Crash With Semi Near Kane CountyA 1979 Peterbuilt semi hauling corn was heading south on Meredith Road approaching Beith Road in unincorporated Virgil Township about 5 p.m. when a 2002 Chevrolet S-10 pickup heading west on Beith stopped at the stop sign about 5 p.m., according to the Kane County sheriff’s office.
Former Court Clerk’s Employee Pleads Guilty To Stealing MoneyA former employee of the Kane County circuit court clerk’s office has pleaded guilty to stealing money from the office.
Man Gets 7 Years In Prison For Drunk Driving Crash That Severed Man's LegQuinn Gabnay, 46, was convicted June 3 of four counts of aggravated DUI by Judge Donald Tegeler Jr., according to a statement from the Kane County state’s attorney’s office. It was his third DUI offense.
Man Convicted Of Sexually Assaulting Woman At Grandmother’s HouseA man has been convicted of sexually assaulting a woman last year at his grandmother’s house in west suburban Aurora.
Former Instructor Gets 7 Years For Sexually Assaulting StudentGlen C. Baum, 44, pleaded guilty to criminal sexual assault Thursday before Judge James C. Hallock, according to a statement from the Kane County state’s attorney’s office.
Kane County Won't Take Electronics At Recycling Events After Being 'Bombarded'Kane County has decided to indefinitely stop accepting electronics waste at its recycling events.

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