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 Charged With Raping And Choking Girlfriend In EvanstonStephane N. Edouard, of the 800 block of Michigan Avenue, was charged with one felony count of aggravated sexual assault, one felony count of domestic battery and one felony count of unlawful restraint, according to a statement from Evanston police.
Fourth Person Charged, Another Wanted For Kidnapping, Torturing Elgin WomanGino Moraca, 24, of the 300 block of Raymond Street in Elgin, was arrested Sunday night and charged with felony counts of unlawful restraint and obstructing justice/destroying evidence.
Man Charged With Child Abduction After Two Girls Rescue Victim In ElginThree girls – ages 11, 12, and 17 – told police they were on the 300 block of South McLean Boulevard, when a man tried to grab the 11-year-old girl and drag her behind a dumpster.
Man Charged With Trying To Abduct Girl, Who Escaped By Hitting Him With PadlocksGabino A. Torres, 36, of the 7200 block of North Bell Avenue in Chicago is in custody charged with unlawful restraint and attempted kidnapping, according to Skokie police.
Two Men Charged With Robbing, Raping EscortsBail was denied on Tuesday for two men charged with calling escorts to arrange meetings in vacant buildings, where they sexually assaulted the women and robbed them at gunpoint.
Suspect Arrested In Libertyville Jogging Trail AttackA 21-year-old man has been arrested for trying to sexually assault a woman on a jogging path in a Lake County forest preserve earlier this month.
Man Gets 20 Years For Kidnapping Ex-Girlfriend And Her DaughtersJames Martin, 43, was previously convicted of multiple felonies, including aggravated kidnapping, kidnapping, aggravated domestic battery, aggravated battery, domestic battery and unlawful restraint.
Cops Foil Carjacking Suspect As He Tries To Rob VictimA Skokie man was ordered held on $500,000 bond Thursday for allegedly carjacking a woman in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood.
Trio Charged With Beating Man To Get His InheritanceA man invited a friend to a north suburban home earlier this month to watch the Bears-Packers game, but instead, along with two others, gagged and beat him in a bungled abduction attempt over a windfall inheritance.
Man Charged With Attacking Woman, Hitting OfficerPolice said they fought for 25 minutes to force their way into a home where they heard a woman screaming as she was allegedly battered by a man from the Near West Side.
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.