The 14-year-old boy’s family reported him missing after firefighters responded to a blaze in the 1200 block of Stratford Road around 3:45 a.m. When firefighters arrived, the boy’s parents said the teenager was nowhere to be found. Hours later, the boy was found safe at a friend’s apartment.
Police and paramedics responded to a call of an unresponsive baby at 10 a.m. Thursday in the 800 block of East Old Willow Road. The child was pronounced dead at the scene, Police Chief Jamie Dunne said at the scene.
At the end of the day on Monday, students at two elementary schools in Prospect Heights were boarding their buses to go home when an aide on one of the buses noticed the driver, Chuck Fedarj, wasn’t in his seat.
The 14-year-old victim set up the meeting online using a website for sexual liaisons, Prospect Heights police said.
The City of Des Plaines is blaming Mount Prospect and Prospect Heights for some of its flooding problems.
A cab driver was arrested over the weekend, after allegedly kidnapping a woman and sexually assaulting her inside his taxi in northwest suburban Schaumburg.
Thanksgiving is still two days away, but Christmas arrives at Daley Plaza today.
A head-on collision resulted in injuries and nearly shut down a busy intersection in Prospect Heights early Wednesday.
Police say a man shot and killed a woman, then turned the gun on himself, in a condo complex in Prospect Heights this week.
The sole survivor of a crash that killed three teenagers in Prospect Heights is now under arrest.
A 17-year old survivor of a deadly car crash credits a seat belt with saving his life last weekend.
Friends and family members on Sunday were mourning the deaths of three teenagers killed in a car crash in Prospect Heights early Saturday. Police said the youths were in a stolen car.
Three teens were killed and a fourth person was injured when the car they were inside slammed into a tree in northwest suburban Prospect Heights overnight.
Two northwest suburban gang members were indicted Thursday on charges alleging they beat and shot at a man in plain view of students getting off a school bus last month.
Three men are expected in court Friday after being charged with an armed home invasion in Prospect Heights last month, for which a fourth suspect remains at large.
The police chief in northwest suburban Prospect Heights has abruptly resigned.