Lyons Man Hit With Hammer, Death Ruled A HomicideLyons police responded to a domestic disturbance call after a person said he hit his step-father with a hammer in the 8500 block of West 47th Street, according to Lyons spokesman Ray Hanania. The person was arrested after he called police again to say he was at a local gas station.
Two Charged With Lyons Home Invasion That Ended With Police ChaseEdwardo Ortiz, 51; and Calvin Kennedy, 35, have each been charged with one count of home invasion while armed with a firearm, according to a statement from Lyons village spokesman Ray Hanania.
Lyons Home Invasion Suspects Arrested After Chase Ends In EnglewoodA woman’s quick thinking during a home invasion in the western suburbs resulted in the robbers eventually being caught in Chicago’s Englewood neighborhood.
Lyons Home Invasion Ends With 2 Arrests In EnglewoodTwo home invasion suspects were arrested in Englewood Monday night after police say they led officers on a chase from southwest suburban Lyons.
Lyons Approves Gun Ordinance To Stop Straw PurchasesThe ordinance comes about three months after anti-violence activists filed a civil rights lawsuit demanding three suburbs do more to stop guns from reaching the streets of Chicago.
Pfleger, Activists Sue Suburbs Over Gun ShopsActivist priest Rev. Michael Pfleger has taken his battle against illegal guns to court. He has sued three suburbs, claiming they haven’t kept a close enough eye on gun shops.
Suspect In Milwaukee Double Murder Commits Suicide In LyonsThe U.S. Marshals Service, along with the Chicago Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit, located Ricky Chiles in Lyons, where he took his own life, according to Chicago Police and the marshals service.
Lyons School Reopens After Flu Scare Closes It For A DayA west suburban school reopened Friday morning, after it was closed for disinfection because dozens of students had come down with stomach flu.
School Closed, Scrubbed After Dozens Of Students Get The FluRobinson Elementary in Lyons District 103 called off all classes and after-school activities because so many were out with the flu.
Lyons Residents Say Signs Supporting Police Stolen From LawnsCuts to the police department in suburban Lyons are not sitting well with some residents. Now there are claims somebody's stealing signs that support fired officers.
Cops: Drunk Drove Up To Police Station After Hitting GirlfriendVance Nono, of Lyons, has been charged with domestic battery, battery to a police officer, DUI, and other counts.
Lyons Residents Vent At Village Meeting On Police LayoffsResidents of Lyons got a chance to vent their frustrations about police layoffs at a town meeting Wednesday night.