Police Investigating Arson At Montclare RestaurantThe blaze was extinguished within 20 minutes, Chicago Fire Department Cmdr. Walter Schroeder said. No injuries were reported.
Police: Man Poured Gas On Neighbor’s Lawn, Set It On FireDes Plaines police were told that “weeks prior to this incident occurring, the offender and the victim were involved in a verbal dispute.”
Three Charged With Joliet Arson Fire That Killed Two Women And BabyAndy Cerros, 17; Manuel A. Escamilla, 18; and Eric J. Raya, 18, each face six counts of first-degree murder.
Man Heads Back To Prison For Arson ConvictionA former Round Lake Beach man was sentenced to prison after he set fire to the property of someone who was not his intended target.
Man Charged With Arson After Four Suspicious Fires In MidlothianMidlothian police have arrested a man wanted for a series of arsons last week.
Police: 2 Patients Started Fire At Jackson Park HospitalTwo people were arrested for allegedly starting a fire at Jackson Park Hospital Thursday night on the South Side.
Man Goes Free More Than 20 Years After Conviction For Deadly FireAdam Gray said he still has a hard time believing he’s free, after spending more than half his life behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit
Arson Fire Started By Homeless Woman Damages Aurora HomeA “minor” fire started by a homeless woman damaged a west suburban home Tuesday morning in Aurora, authorities said.
Man Gets 20 Years For Killing Roommate In NapervilleGrant Muren, 24, was convicted in a bench trial last September of second-degree murder and arson in the Jan. 22, 2014, death of Charles Clarke, according to the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.
Man Charged With Murder In Heart Of Chicago ArsonA man has been charged with setting a garage fire last fall in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood that left a 59-year-old man dead.
Gary Fire That Killed 3 Kids Ruled ArsonA fire that left three young children dead at an apartment complex Friday night in northwest Indiana was intentionally set, authorities claim.
Burglary And Arson At Northwest Side ChurchAn arson fire broke out early Monday during a burglary at St. Genevieve Roman Catholic Church in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood.
Police: 3rd Person Dies After South Side ArsonDanny Darling, 58, was pronounced dead at 11:15 a.m. at Stroger Hospital, following the Aug. 27 fire.
Police Seek To Identify Heart Of Chicago Arsons Person Of InterestPolice are asking for the public’s help identifying a person sought in connection with a series of arsons last month that left one man dead and 39 people displaced in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood.
13-Year Old Charged With Arson For Glen Ellyn FireA 13-year-old boy was charged with setting a fire Thursday morning to the west suburban Glen Ellyn apartment building where he lived.