Second Man Convicted Of 2009 Killing In JolietA jury deliberated for about six hours before finding Jesus Zambrano, 23, guilty of one count of first-degree murder for killing Robert Gooch on May 22, 2009.
Park Ridge Man Convicted Of Killing Mother, 77A middle-aged Park Ridge man was convicted Tuesday of murdering his mother by throwing her over a railing and down stairs after the pair argued over family assets.
Johnny Borizov Convicted In Darien Triple Murder TrialJohnny Borizov was found guilty of plotting to kill three members of his ex-girlfriend's family three years ago in Darien.
Former UIC Gymnast Convicted Of Scalding DogKyle Voissem was convicted Tuesday after a two-day bench trial, and now faces up to three years in prison. The judge also ordered him to undergo psychiatric evaluation.
Man Convicted Of DUI In Crash That Killed Lombard BikerMichael Moreno was involved in a road rage incident with another vehicle. Following the incident, he chased the other vehicle, then crashed into Gerald Puglise's motorcycle, killing Puglise.
Doctor Who Ruled Savio's Death A Homicide Speaks Out About Peterson TrialThe pathologist who ruled Kathleen Savio was the victim of a homicide after authorities reopened their investigation into her death said being skeptical was the key to determining it was no simple accident.
Peterson Jurors: 'We All Knew It Was A Homicide'Jurors in the Drew Peterson trial said the hearsay testimony in the trial was “extremely critical” in reaching a guilty verdict.
Juror: 'Hearsay' Evidence Sealed Case Against Drew PetersonRon Supalo, a postal worker from Bolingbrook, was a member of the jury that found Drew Peterson guilty of murder in the 2004 death of Kathleen Savio.
Day After Verdict In Family Murders, Jennifer Hudson All Smiles At Great AmericaJennifer Hudson and her fiancé went to Six Flags Great America Saturday, a day after she listened to guilty verdicts against her former brother-in-law for killing her mother, brother and 7-year-old nephew.
Elderly Mob Thief Arthur Rachel Convicted Of Plotting HeistsAn elderly mob thief has been convicted of racketeering charges for plotting a series of robberies with two other geriatric mobsters, who had already pleaded guilty to helping plan the heists.
Man Convicted Of Killing, Robbing Tinley Park ResidentAt the end of a murder trial featuring dueling DNA experts, a Cook County judge looked to the demeanor of the defendant and of relatives forced to testify against him to reach his verdict.
Power Broker Cellini Guilty On 2 CountsIllinois power broker and millionaire businessman William Cellini has been found guilty on two of four counts related to a conspiracy to squeeze the Oscar-winning producer of “Million Dollar Baby” for a campaign contribution.
Former Glenbard West Football Player Convicted Of RapeA former Glenbard West High School football player was convicted Thursday of raping a 15-year-old girl last year shortly before a car crash that killed another teen implicated in the assault.
Man Convicted Of Killing Mom In Spat Over Avril Concert TicketsRobert Lyons won’t be attending an Avril Lavigne show for decades after a DuPage County jury convicted him of murdering his mother because she wouldn’t arrange tickets for him to one of the pop star’s concerts.
Man Convicted Of Trying To Run Down Chicago CopA Kane County jury has convicted an Elk Grove Village man of aggravated battery, but acquitted him of attempted murder for trying to run over a Chicago police officer near Elgin two years ago.