Police: Sex Offender Masquerading As Thornton Restaurateur Had Shocking PastA restaurateur in south suburban Thornton welcomed children into his business – and even sponsored a Little League game.
Two Thornton Restaurants Shut Down; Owner Discovered To Be Registered Sex OffenderThornton Police said 49-year-old Carmen Leato was operating Shelly’s Pancake House and Mangia Tutto restaurants under the false identity of Raul Castanada.
Family Seeks Answers On 2-Year Anniversary Of South Suburban Woman's MurderAs the murder of a south suburban woman approaches its two year anniversary, her family is doing what they can to push for justice.
Police In Homewood And Thornton Search For Christmas Night VandalsThornton police are teaming up with detectives in Homewood to try to track down at least two people wanted for spray-painting graffiti on homes, utility boxes, and businesses on Christmas.
Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run On Tri-State TollwayThe woman was outside of her disabled vehicle shortly after 8 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-294 near Halsted Street when she was struck by a passing vehicle, according to Illinois State Police Master Sgt. Nick Hasan.
Man Running Naked In Street Dies After Being Shocked With Stun GunA northwest Indiana man died on Sunday after authorities shocked him with a stun gun in south suburban Thornton, after finding him running naked in the street.