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Cross-Dressing Passenger Knocks Down Cabbie, Steals Taxi

A cab driver was relieved of some personal items – and his cab – this weekend by a strong-armed robber who may have been a cross-dressing man, police said.

07/13/2014

Michael Walls (Credit: Crystal Lake police)

Man Threatened Family Members Inside Crystal Lake Home

A northwest suburban man was arrested Saturday after wielding a gun and threatening family members, who barricaded themselves inside a room to escape him.

12/30/2012

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No Public Safety Threat After Man, Boy Found Dead In Yorkville Home

Yorkville Police Chief Rich Hart said Thursday that police are not looking for any suspects in the case and there is no danger to the public.

10/26/2012

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Man, Boy Found Dead At Yorkville Home

A 35-year-old man and his 4-year-old son were found dead Wednesday in a home in the garage of a home in west suburban Yorkville, police said Thursday morning.

10/25/2012

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Man Flees Naked From Home After Finding Spider In Bed

A southern Illinois man awakened to find a spider in his bed and bolted in fear, fleeing naked through a glass door.

06/13/2012

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Police: Man Killed Girlfriend, Self, In Unincorporated Willowbrook

Police say a man shot and killed his longtime girlfriend, then turned the gun on himself, late Thursday night in unincorporated Willowbrook.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2011

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Police: Son Killed Father In Arlington Heights

A son whom police describe as troubled is in custody and hospitalized, after allegedly admitting to the murder of his father in Arlington Heights.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2011

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Man Found Dead After Reports Of High-Rise Jump

A man reportedly jumped to his death from a high-rise building.

04/07/2011

Cortez Foster, 45, Chicago (Credit: Illinois Department Of Corrections)

Parolee Charged In Brutal Weekend Assault

A man on parole for armed robbery was charged Monday with a brutal attack on 65-year-old northwest suburban man found walking downtown early Saturday badly beaten and covered in blood.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2011

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Man Crushed To Death By 3-Ton Slab Of Granite

A 23-year-old employee of a southwest suburban stone warehouse was crushed to death by a 6,000-pound slab of granite on Thursday morning.

12/30/2010

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Man Found Crushed To Death Near Mag Mile Trash Compactor

Police are investigating the death of a man who was found apparently crushed to death Monday morning near a trash compactor at a Magnificent Mile address.

12/20/2010