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(Photos courtesy of Villa Park Police Dept.)

Villa Park Police Seek Armed Robbery Suspects

Police in west suburban Villa Park have released surveillance photos of two men who robbed a 7-Eleven store at gunpoint earlier this month, in an attempt to identify and arrest the robbers.


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Shooting Rocks Villa Park Apartment Complex

A shooting rocked an apartment complex in west suburban Villa Park overnight, leaving one person injured.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

Felipe Hernandez-Ortiz was charged with arson (Mugshot credit: Villa Park Police Department)

Man Charged In West Burb Pick-Up Truck Arson

A 21-year-old man was arrested and charged with arson after a pick-up truck was found Saturday fully engulfed in flames in west suburban Villa Park.



Man Gets 10 Years For 22,000 Child Porn Images

A former Villa Park man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, after police found thousands of child pornography images in his home.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011


61-Year-Old Sentenced After Collecting 22K Child Porn Images

A homeowner was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison after an FBI search of his home uncovered about 22,000 images and 186 videos of child pornography.


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Villa Park School Searches For Time Capsule

The oldest school district in DuPage County is set to celebrate a historic birthday next month, but right now, organizers are more interested in finding a time capsule buried on school grounds.

WBBM Newsradio–02/09/2011

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Police Probe Suburban Man’s Murder In Ark.

The investigation continues, after a 20-year-old Villa Park man and his mother were shot to death in Arkansas, apparently by the woman’s husband.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2010

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Suburban Man, Mother, Shot Dead In Arkansas

CHICAGO (STMW) – A 20-year-old Villa Park man and his mother were shot to death in Arkansas on Christmas Eve morning, apparently by the woman’s husband, police said.


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Chicago Teen Charged In Villa Park Carjacking

A teenager from Chicago has been charged with carjacking after hitting a motorist over the head with a crowbar in Villa Park and then leading police on a chase that ended with the teen jumping out of the moving car.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2010