Four Charged With Hate Crime For Videotaped Torture Of TeenTwo men and two women have been charged with a hate crime, after allegedly kidnapping an 18-year-old man with special needs, torturing him, and posting videos of the torture online.
State Will Continue To Detain Convicted Sex Offender Deemed ‘Sexually Violent’Lawrence Schauer, 63, has been ruled sexually violent and must remain in the custody of IDHS for treatment following a one-day DuPage County trial, according to a statement from the Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s office.
Man Shot By Crystal Lake Police Released From Hospital Into CustodyJoseph Laudicina, 29, whose last known address was in the 1100 block of North Fischer Drive in Addison, was arrested at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday after being released from Centegra Hospital in Woodstock, according to a statement from Crystal Lake police.
Four Charged After Waukegan Home Invasion, ManhuntJose L. Villegas, 28, and Pablo F. Calix, 19, and Waukegan residents Javier Montes, 21 and Eduardo Solis-Marcelo, 26, each faces counts of home invasion, residential burglary, and unlawful use of a weapon by a street gang member.
Facebook Quarrel Leads To Standoff, SWAT RaidAbout 10:40 p.m. Monday, officers were called to a home in the 0-100 block of Johns Lane in unincorporated Aurora Township, where a man told police another man, later identified as Oscar Guzman, had pointed a gun at his head during a fight over a Facebook post.
Security Guard At Streeterville High Rise Accused Of Stealing $100K In JewelryDave Moore, 28, is charged with two felony counts of residential burglary, according to the Cook County Sheriff’s office. On Tuesday, he was ordered held on a $150,000 bond.
Homeless Man Charged With Entering Apartment, Fondling Sleeping WomanLilau Moreno-Tepecha allegedly entered the apartment of a 25-year-old woman through an unlocked door on Sunday in Waukegan, and touched her while she was sleeping, but she was able to get out of the room, grab her young child, leave the apartment and give police a description, police said.
No Bail For Suspect In Rape At UIC DormTavares Humphries got into the Commons South residence hall by following a student inside, then burglarized a co-eds’ dorm room before attacking an 18-year-old woman in the women's showers Monday morning.
Man Charged With Burglary After Homeowner Shoots IntruderMichael Huston, 26, faces one count of residential burglary and one count of possession of burglary tools, both felonies.
Worth Man Charged In Oak Forest Ruse BurglariesThe homes of elderly residents were burglarized by a man who distracted the homeowners while his partners ransacked the victims’ bedrooms and stole jewelry — talking to each other via two-way radio in a foreign language.
Two Charged With South Side BurglariesBoth were charged late Tuesday night after they were identified as the suspects in several South Side home burglaries.
Cops: Men Claim Drug Habits Led To Home Invasion, BurglariesTwo men arrested for breaking into a north suburban home, where they tied up two teenage girls and stole a safe, were breaking into homes under construction in Lake County to support drug habits, police said.