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Demetries Thorpe. (Credit: Zion Police)

Prosecutors Agree To Plea Deal In Zion Baby’s Death

A 26-year-old man has agreed to plead guilty to killing his ex-girlfriend’s infant son last summer and tossing the body in a Dumpster.

07/08/2014

Salvador Mateos-Suarez. / Photo from Zion Police.

Police: Zion Man Touched Himself In Front Of Girl Walking To School

A north suburban Zion man was arrested this week for allegedly touching himself in front of a female student after asking her for directions while she walked to school, the Lake County News-Sun is reporting.

06/08/2014

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Suspect Wounded In Police-Involved Shooting Zion

In far north suburban Zion, police shot and wounded a suspect on a busy roadway Tuesday afternoon.

06/03/2014

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Zion Man Charged With Sexual Assaulting Two Girls

A north suburban man has been charged with sexually assaulting two young girls after an investigation into child pornography revealed he’d had sexual contact with them, according to police.

04/29/2014

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Zion Man Sentenced To Death For Killing Navy Officer In Virginia

A federal jury has sentenced an ex-Marine to death for murdering a fellow service member in 2009, one among a series of violent, sexually motivated attacks he committed over the years.

04/24/2014

Terrance Scott is charged with murder in the shooting death of a man at a birthday party in Zion, Ill. (Credit: Zion Police)

Man Charged With Murder At Party In Zion

A Michigan man was ordered held on $2.5 million bond for allegedly shooting a man to death during a birthday party at a north suburban home early Saturday.

11/14/2013

Terrance Scott is charged with murder in the shooting death of a man at a birthday party in Zion, Ill. (Credit: Zion Police)

Man Charged In Fatal Shooting At Birthday Party In Zion

Terrance Scott has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder and one count of being a fugitive from justice.

11/12/2013

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Family Of Zion Teen Asks For Help Solving His Murder

At the very scene where Adarius Green died, family and friends held a vigil to ask community members: If you know something, say something. CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.

10/28/2013

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Teen Killed, Woman Wounded In Shooting At Party In Zion

More than 100 people, many appearing to be older teenagers, were at a party at the home, police said.

10/28/2013

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Police: 1 Dead, 1 Wounded At Party In Zion

One person is dead and another wounded early Sunday after shots rang out at a party in north suburban Zion, police said.

10/27/2013

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More Families Complain About Zion Nursing Care Facility

The Illinois Department of Public Health has confirmed it is investigating “more than one” complaint of improper care at the Grove at the Lake Living & Rehabilitation Center in north suburban Zion.

09/04/2013

5-month-old infant Joshua Summeries. (Credit: Zion Police)

Zion Police Chief Defends Search Effort For Missing Baby

Zion’s police chief is defending the search undertaken last month for a murdered five-month-old boy as thorough, but some of the others speaking at Tuesday night’s city commission meeting took issue.

09/04/2013

5-month-old infant Joshua Summeries. (Credit: Zion Police)

Boyfriend Ordered Held On $5 Million Bail In Zion Toddler’s Murder

A Zion man was ordered held on $5 million bail Saturday after he was charged with killing his girlfriend’s 5-month-old baby boy.

08/24/2013

5-month-old infant Joshua Summeries. (Credit: Zion Police)

Search For Missing Baby Moves To Zion Landfill

Joshua Summeries disappeared Wednesday morning.

08/23/2013

5-month-old infant Joshua Summeries. (Credit: Zion Police)

Zion Police Fear The Worst In Missing Baby Case

Investigators have lots of questions, but not many answers in their search for a missing five-month-old boy in north suburban Zion.

08/22/2013

5-month-old infant Joshua Summeries. (Credit: Zion Police)

Police Search For Missing Baby In Zion

Police in Zion are searching for a baby who was reportedly abducted from an apartment Wednesday morning.

08/21/2013

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Zion Police Investigate Complaint Against Nursing Care Facility

Nancy Rivera doesn’t believe that an abscessed tooth gave her 87-year-old mother a black eye or severely fractured jaw, but she says a nurse at a Zion care facility insisted that was the case.

08/20/2013

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$1.125 Million Awarded To Victim Of Dog Bite

A Zion teenager received $1.125 million today in what could be the largest settlement in Illinois history for a victim of a dog bite.

07/29/2013

Anthony Rose (provided photo)

Mourners Pay Respects To Firefighter Killed In Arizona Blaze

Anthony Rose was one of 19 firefighters who perished while battling the blaze north of Phoenix.

07/11/2013

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Guilty Verdict In 2004 Zion Double-Homicide Case

A jury convicted a north suburban Zion man of double homicide after deliberating for about four hours Friday, June 7.

06/09/2013

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