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Romeoville Man Dies Mysteriously On Cruise Ship

A 29-year-old Romeoville man died suddenly and mysteriously during a vacation cruise, leaving behind a wife and four children – and several unanswered questions.

03/01/2014

Erick Maya (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Man Pleads Not Guilty To Killing Romeoville Girl

Erick Maya, 23, allegedly shot 15-year-old Briana Valle to death outside her home in Romeoville. He also allegedly shot Valle’s mother.

02/19/2014

Erick Maya (Romeoville Police Dept.)

15-Year-Old Girl Dies Following Romeoville Shooting

A teenage girl died Saturday, two days after she was shot — allegedly by a man she previously dated — along with her mother while sitting in a vehicle outside her southwest suburban Romeoville home.

02/16/2014

Police officers handcuff and search a suspect in the shooting of two people in Romeoville on Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Suspect Charged In Romeoville Shooting Of Mom, Teen Daughter

Erick M. Maya, 23, of 5600 Park Avenue, Cicero, was charged with two counts of attempted murder, two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm and one count of unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.

02/14/2014

Police officers handcuff and search a suspect in the shooting of two people in Romeoville on Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Cops Questioning 4 People In Romeoville Shooting

Romeoville Police Chief Mark Turvey said investigators haven’t yet determined a motive for the shooting of a 33-year-old woman and her 15-year-old daughter as they were getting ready to go to school.

02/13/2014

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Oak Forest Man Dead, 3 Injured In Romeoville Crash Involving Pace Bus

An Oak Forest man was killed and three other people were hurt in a head-on crash involving a Pace bus Wednesday morning in southwest suburban Romeoville.

02/12/2014

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Joliet Man Found Dead In Lewis University Dorm

The person, who was not a student, was found dead in Fitzpatrick Hall about 10:30 a.m., according to a statement on the university’s website.

01/16/2014

Gabriela Escutia (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

Plainfield Murder Trial Pushed Back To January Over Juror Issues

Gabriela Escutia, 24, of the 2700 block of Snowmass Court, faces two counts of murder in the death of 18-year-old Javier Barrios.

12/10/2013

Robert Russell (left) charged with attempted murder, shoplifting, and obstructing a police officer. Gerald Chamberlain (right) is charged with felony theft. Both were arrested after a shoplifting incident that ended with police shooting a third suspect in Romeoville. (Credit: Will County Sheriff)

2 Charged After Police Shoot Alleged Shoplifter

A Romeoville Police officer shot a man and another officer was injured Thursday night while trying to stop suspects after a shoplifting incident at a Kohl’s store.

11/29/2013

Photo Of Man Behind Jail Bars (Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Former Teacher Who Violated Probation Back Behind Bars

Prosecutors from the Will County state’s attorney’s office are seeking to revoke the probation Jeremiah Komon received following the Jan. 29 theft of a 2005 Jaguar.

08/09/2013

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Pedestrian Struck By Car, Killed In Romeoville

About 9:35 p.m., Samuel Bursey was crossing Weber Road eastbound approximately 1/8th mile north of 135th Street when he was struck by a 2000 Honda Civic.

07/05/2013

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Teen Fatally Stabbed In Fight Outside Suburban Grocery Store

Romeoville police say a 17-year-old boy and a 22-year-old man got into a fight in the parking lot outside the Jewel-Osco on Weber Road.

05/17/2013

Former Chicago Bears defensive lineman Steve McMichael (Credit: CBS)

Ex-Bear McMichael Won’t Debate Romeoville Mayor John Noak

Romeoville Mayor John Noak wants to debate his opponent in the April 9 election, but his challenger, Super Bowl Bear Steve McMichael, is saying no.

03/16/2013

Adam Johnson (Family Photo)

1 Killed, 3 Swim To Safety After Car Crashes Into Retention Pond

A Bolingbrook man was killed early Monday when a car plunged into a retention pond in southwest suburban Romeoville early Monday.

03/11/2013

Former Chicago Bears defensive lineman Steve McMichael (Credit: CBS)

Running For Romeoville Mayor, Steve McMichael Hit With Campaign Complaint

The complaint, filed by Romeoville Trustee Ken Griffin – an ally of the current mayor, John Noak – accuses McMichael’s campaign of violating a number of rules, including missing deadlines and failing to identify who paid for campaign mailings.

01/08/2013

Steve McMichael of the Chicago Bears removes his helmet during a game in 1990.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Former Bear McMichael To Run For Mayor Of Romeoville

The man they call “Mongo,” former Bears linebacker Steve McMichael, has filed papers to run for mayor of Romeoville.

12/26/2012

Comcast workers in Romeoville will vote on whether to unionize next month. (CBS)

Comcast Workers In Romeoville May Unionize

Comcast employees in one southwest suburb say they want better working conditions under the national cable giant. CBS 2′s Derrick Blakley presents an Original Report.

09/27/2012

Steve McMichael of the Chicago Bears removes his helmet during a game in 1990.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Former ’85 Bear To Run For Mayor Of Romeoville

Steve “Mongo” McMichael already has a Super Bow ring, so why not run for mayor?

670 The Score–08/16/2012

Steve McMichael of the Chicago Bears removes his helmet during a game in 1990.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ex-Bear Eyes Top Political Office In Romeoville

Steve McMichael, who was a fan favorite as a member of Super Bowl-winning Chicago Bears, wants to add the word “mayor” to his resume.

08/16/2012

Boxes of Kellogg's Frosted Flakes cereal are seen displayed inside a Wal-Mart store July 28, 2003 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois. With strong company wide sales rising 17.3 percent, Kellogg's has said its second quarter earnings beat Wall Street's expectations. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Cereal Thief Grabs Semi Load Of Frosted Flakes Worth $24,000

A southwest suburban cargo thief has become a cereal criminal.

08/09/2012

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