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Matthew Duett (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Parolee Accused Of Robbing Mother’s Landlord After Rent Paid

Matthew D. Duett’s mother paid her landlord this month in cash for the West Side apartment she shares with her parolee son, then he stole it right back, prosecutors said.

12/29/2014

Stanley Miller (Rolling Meadows Police Dept.)

Police Seek Parolee In Home Invasion That Left Elderly Woman Injured

A parolee is wanted for allegedly breaking into an elderly woman’s home Sunday in northwest suburban Rolling Meadows during a ruse burglary and battering the resident, police said.

06/09/2014

Demarcus Brandon (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Robber Killed By Store Owner Was Suspect In Shooting Of Cop

A parolee shot and killed by a South Side store owner during an attempted robbery Tuesday evening was a prime suspect in a shooting that wounded a south suburban police last month.

12/12/2013

Donald Palmer (Waukegan Police)

Parolee Charged In Waukegan Home Barricade

A man on parole was charged after he barricaded himself inside a three-story apartment building Friday morning after a dispute with a woman.

09/21/2013

Walter Depner (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

New DUI Charge For Man Convicted Of Killing 4 In Drunken Crash

A parolee who spent nearly 12 years in prison for triggering a horrific drunken-driving crash that killed a McHenry County mother and her three children is facing new DUI charges.

02/26/2013

Police claim Rondale Jett had a gun when he allegedly approached the 48-year-old woman in the 6100 block of South Spaulding Avenue and tried to rob her. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Man Helps Cops Nab Parolee Robbing Women At Gunpoint

A parolee suspected of robbing several women at gunpoint on the Southwest Side was arrested Thursday after a good Samaritan heard a victim’s cry for help and flagged down police, who arrested the man within minutes.

01/05/2013

David Freeman (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Cops: Arrest Of Parolee Part Of Crackdown On Gang Funeral Violence

The city’s crackdown on violence at gang funerals continued Wednesday when officers nabbed a parolee with a gun on the West Side, officials said.

12/12/2012

LaMarcus Washington (Illinois Department of Corrections)

Parolee Charged With Fatally Shooting Woman At Luxury Hotel

Housekeeping staff at the Whitehall Hotel found Brianna Gardner’s body in a seventh-floor room on Aug. 13.

09/17/2012

Brian J. Uchwat, 29, is accused of trying to cheat on a drug-screening test. (McHenry County Sheriff's Dept.)

Parolee Accused Of Turning In Toilet Water For Drug-Test Sample

People have come up with some pretty clever ways to try to cheat on drug tests, but authorities say a northwest suburban parolee was not very original.

06/21/2012

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Parole Violator Jumps From Balcony, Fails To Escape Police

A parole violator made dramatic leap from a balcony in Naperville in an attempt to escape police, but his plan didn’t work.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2012