AJ Freund's Mother, JoAnn Cunningham, Pleads Guilty To 5-Year-Old Boy's MurderCunningham and AJ's father, Andrew Freund, were charged with a combined 61 counts in April, including murder, aggravated battery, and concealing a homicide.
Community Fights To Free Crystal Lake Teen, Meydi Guzman Rivas, Detained By ICEA Crystal Lake high school senior is in ICE custody--in a jail seven hours from home.
AJ Freund's Former Crystal Lake Home To Be Demolished, Judge Gives The OKA judge gave Crystal Lake permission to tear down a dark reminder of young AJ Freund's death.
David Lepey Charged In Crystal Lake StabbingDavid Lepey, 23, has been charged with one felony count of aggravated battery and one misdemeanor count of domestic battery.
Charles Hightower Charged In Crystal Lake StabbingThe Rockton man has been charged with the attempted murder of two men in Crystal Lake Thursday night.
2 Illinois Child Welfare Workers Are Sued Over AJ Freund's DeathA lawsuit contends that two state child welfare workers ignored clear signs that the boy was being abused months before his death.
Suburban Residents Fret About Possible Pace Route Eliminations, Say Public Meetings Are Convenient To FewPace on Wednesday will reveal the changes it plans to make next year to save money – which could include cutting several routes.
Crowd Celebrates What Would Have Been AJ Freund's Birthday, Marches For JusticeDozens of people in Crystal Lake came together Sunday to celebrate the life of AJ Freund.
Crystal Lake Man Accused Of Stealing $25,000 From Youth Baseball LeagueA 44-year-old northern Illinois man has been arrested on charges that he stole thousands of dollars from a youth baseball team in a league he once ran.
Former Crystal Lake Baseball President Joey Maurer Arrested For Stealing Funds From Youth LeagueThe former president of a Crystal Lake youth baseball league is accused of stealing $25,000 from the league's funds over the course of two years.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder In Hammer Attacks On Crystal Lake Bike PathA man has been charged in connection with a hammer attack on northwest suburban bike path.
Women Attacked With Hammer On Crystal Lake Bike Path"You could see she was all in red. As I got closer and closer I saw it was blood it was just all over her."
Man Killed, Woman Seriously Injured In Crystal Lake Hit-And-Run CrashA man was killed and a woman was seriously injured when they were struck by a hit-and-run driver while riding a motorcycle Tuesday night in northwest suburban Crystal Lake.
Crystal Lake Drumline Overjoyed To Join Kanye West For 'Sunday Service'Some people had the experience of a lifetime at Kanye West’s “Sunday Service” on Sunday, including a northwest suburban drumline that was called up to perform right alongside him.
Crystal Lake Officials Seeking To Demolish Former Home Of Slain 5-Year-Old A.J. FreundThe city of Crystal Lake wants to tear down the house where 5-year-old A.J. Freund allegedly was beaten to death in April.