A.J. Freund Murder: Boy's Father, Andrew Freund Sr., Expected To Take Plea Deal On FridayMcHenry County Judge Robert Wilbrandt scheduled a hearing on the negotiated plea for Friday afternoon.
McHenry Deputy Under Investigation For Apparent Chokehold; Turned In By Other Law Enforcement“He called me a b****. Choked me, dangled me by my neck, dragged me to where he wanted me to be and then threw me on the ground. I really thought I might die by his hands that day,” Andrea Nielsen said.
Plea Deal Expected Next Month For Andrew Freund, Charged With The Murder Of His 5-Year-Old Son A.J.During a status hearing on Friday, McHenry County Judge Robert Wilbrandt set a tentative Dec. 9 trial date for Freund, 61.
JoAnn Cunningham Sentenced To 35 Years For The Murder Of AJ Freund"Miss Cunningham was responsible for that life. And now she must be responsible for his death."
JoAnn Cunningham To Learn Sentence Today In Murder Of Her Son, A.J. FreundDuring her sentencing hearing on Thursday, JoAnn Cunningham asked the judge for forgiveness, saying she loved A.J., the 5-year-old son she admitted killing.
Truck Catches Fire After Crashing In McHenry County; Driver Leaves SceneThe McHenry County Sheriff is looking for the driver who left a truck upside down and on fire after crashing it just before midnight.
McHenry County Sheriff's Office Won't Enforce Governor's Stay-At-Home OrderThe sheriff wrote that the office does not have the "capacity or desire to enforce the governor's orders."
Police: Man Offered Woman Money To Expose Herself In Lake In The HillsPolice in far northwest suburban Lake in the Hills were searching Monday for a man they said offered at least one woman money to expose herself.
Snow And Ice Lead To Crashes, Spinouts On Area RoadsThe roads were not looking good early Saturday morning, with snow turning to rain and ice making driving treacherous.
McHenry County Animal Trainer Accused Of Abusing, Malnourishing Dogs Police said an animal trainer in McHenry County abused and did not properly feed a dog in his care.
HARPS Helps Horses Left In Horrendous ConditionsHorses neglected so badly, two are now dead. Five others being nourished back to health.
After AJ Freund's Death, DCFS Problems In McHenry County 'Have Gotten Worse,' State's Attorney SaysIn the months since the death of AJ Freund, the McHenry County State’s Attorney says the system that failed the Crystal Lake five-year old has actually gotten worse.
Plea Deal Might Be Coming For Andrew Freund In Murder Of Son AJ FreundAndrew Freund is charged with murdering of his 5-year-old son, AJ Freund, and trying to cover it up. On Thursday, CBS 2 learned he is working on a plea deal.
Missing 18-Year-Old Aidan Beckford Found DeadThe body of missing 18-year-old Aidan Beckford of Huntley was found around 1:30 Saturday afternoon, the McHenry County Coroner's Office confirms.
MISSING: Aidan Beckford, 18, Last Seen In McHenry CountyAuthorities in McHenry County are searching for a young man who has been missing since Friday.