Woman, 71, Found Dead With Numerous Dog Bites A 71-year-old woman was found dead Tuesday in the unincorporated Antioch Township home she shared with her 23-year-old grandson and two dogs.
Police Fatally Shoot Man Wanted On Warrant In AntiochPolice shot and killed a man wanted on a warrant early Saturday morning in the northern suburbs.
Woman Critically Injured In Antioch CrashA 2000 Ford F-150 pickup was headed weston North Avenue at Burning Bush Lane at 12:40 p.m. when it came to a curve in the road, the Lake County sheriff’s office said in a statement. The 24-year-old woman driving “failed to negotiate” the curve and the Ford went off the north side of the roadway, hitting a utility pole and tree.
Man Critically Injured In Antioch ATV CrashA man was critically injured in an all-terrain vehicle crash early Saturday in north suburban Antioch.
Woman Charged With Fatal Antioch Motorcycle CrashA woman charged with hit-and-run for a motorcycle crash that left a man dead in north suburban Antioch early Wednesday has been ordered held on a $250,000 bond.
Return Of Swimming Season Prompts Warning About Rip CurrentsThis past weekend marked the unofficial start of summer and the outdoor swimming season, and it was also marked by drownings and water rescues. Benjamin said part of the problem is that too many people think they're better swimmers than they are.
Man Dies After Jumping Into Antioch Lake After CatA 46-year-old man died after he jumped into a north suburban lake after a cat.
Iowa Casino Doesn't Have To Pay Antioch Grandmother $41M Jackpot GlitchWhen an Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she'd hit it big. The screen said: "Bonus Award - $41797550.16." But state officials later concluded the award was a computer glitch, and the Iowa Supreme Court ruled McKee didn't hit any jackpot -- no matter what the screen told her.
Antioch Vote On Reopening Fire Station Still UndecidedVoters in the village of Antioch approved a property tax hike for more ambulance service by more than 300 votes, but in unincorporated Antioch Township, the tax increase was ahead by only 8 votes, with more votes to be counted.
Man Killed, Woman Injured In Antioch House Fire One man was killed and a woman was transported in serious condition after a house fire in Antioch Township Sunday morning, according to the Lake County Sheriff.
Two Injured In Separate Snowmobile Crashes In AntiochBoth crashes occurred after 7 p.m. at Blarney Island, which is part of the Chain O’Lakes waterway system and located one mile off shore, according to the island’s website.
Antioch Man Who Fled State After Killing Wife, Mother Pleads GuiltyA north suburban man pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and will likely spend the rest of his life in prison for the deaths of his wife and mother.
Driver Arrested After Showing Convict's ID To CopA routine traffic stop last week in Antioch proved that even an inmate in the Illinois Department of Corrections has to worry about identity theft.
Trial Delayed In Brutal Double Murder In AntiochBilly Varner, 55, is charged with first-degree murder for allegedly killing his wife with a machete and then suffocating his mother last October
Teen Pleads Guilty To DUI In Drag Race That Killed Antioch GirlUnder a negotiated deal approved by Judge Victoria Rossetti, Jeremy Betancourt pleaded guilty to aggravated driving under the influence of marijuana, a Class 2 felony, while other charges against him, including aggravated street racing and reckless homicide, were dropped