Charles Lawson, 31, was sentenced to life in prison for home invasion and aggravated kidnapping, for allegedly terrorizing an Oak Forest family in 2006 because he mistakenly thought they had drugs and money in their home. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Life Sentence For Man Who Terrorized Oak Forest Family

A convicted felon was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for his role in a 2006 home invasion in which the homeowner and his family were terrorized at gunpoint by offenders who mistakenly believed there were drugs and money stashed in the house.


(Credit: CBS)

Search On For Invaders Who Terrorized Merrillville Couple

Police in Merrillville are searching for three men who terrorized an elderly couple in their home during an afternoon robbery last week.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011