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    Child sex offender accused of sexual assault two days after getting out of prison

    A child sex offender in Illinois was out of prison for two days before police say he was arrested and charged with rape of an 18-year-old girl.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Police arrest person of interest in connection to toddler found dead in Indiana pond days after mother murdered

    Authorities found the body of a missing 1-year-old girl a state away from where her mother was murdered days earlier. The girl was found in Indiana.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Chicago man accused of killing pregnant girlfriend, dumping her body in Lake Michigan

    Chicago Police and Lake County Sheriff's Department charged a Chicago man with fatally stabbing the pregnant girlfirend and dumping her in Lake Michigan.
    By Nate Homan
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    Illinois mother charged after August fire killed her 5 young children: report

    A mom faces charges after her five children died in a house fire in Illinois. The blaze happened in August and mom was charged with child endangerment.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Illinois man beat a rapper to death and then skipped town and his trial. A judge still handed down a sentence.

    A man was convicted and sentenced for killing an Illinois rapper, despite him skipping town. Police continue to hunt for the suspect, who now faces life in prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    Woman gave birth in bathtub and suffocated the baby, cops said. She then allegedly buried the child in the backyard.

    A woman has been arrested after she allegedly killed her newborn baby before burying his body in her backyard. The woman gave birth at home, police said.
    By Mack Bush
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    Illinois mother dies after she’s shot in head by stray bullet while reading Bible to infant daughter

    An Illinois mother getting her 7-month-old daughter ready for bed by reading her the Bible was shot when a stray bullet struck her in the head.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    29-year-old man gunned down at Illinois apartment, woman accused of murder

    A man was found at an Illinois apartment complex with a gunshot wound. He later died from his injuries and a woman is accused of his murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    7-year-old girl murdered, 6-year-old hurt as gunfire erupted at a Chicago home. Police say they arrested a suspect.

    A 7-year-old girl was shot and killed in Chicago in August. A suspect was arrested in the case and charged with murder and attempted murder.
    By Mack Bush
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    An Illinois man put his knee across a toddler's chest and covered his mouth to suffocate the child, police said

    A man has been arrested after he allegedly tried to strangle his girlfriend's 20-month-old child. Police found video surveillance of him putting his knee on the child's chest and covering their mouth and nose.
    By Mack Bush
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    Victim stabbed more than 50 times with kitchen knife, suspect arrested

    A man was stabbed more than 50 times with a kitchen knife in Illinois, causing his death. A week later, a suspect is now in custody and charged with murder.
    By Mack Bush
  • man beats neighbor to death with hammer tries to set apartment building on fire
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    Man beats neighbor to death with hammer, tries to set building on fire, police say

    An Illinois man beat his neighbor to death using a hammer and then attempting to start the building on fire to cover it up, police say. He is now charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
  • illinois college professor spits on black woman uses racial slurs all over a parking spot
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    College professor spits on Black woman, yells racial slurs over parking spot: report

    A college professor in Illinois spit on a Black woman and yelled out racial slurs at her and her 7-year-old daughter because of a parking spot, police said.
    By Todd Betzold
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    Drug dealer sentenced to prison for giving drugs that killed a 23-year-old woman

    A man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to selling a woman drugs who later overdosed and died. Police say he gave her a heroin/fentanyl mixture.
    By Mack Bush
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    Illinois man who allegedly fatally shot business partner recorded killing on cell phone: sheriff’s sergeant

    A man cahrged with murder for the alleged killing of a business partner in Illinois recorded the incident on his phone, according to a report.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    An Illinois woman stabbed and killed her boyfriend on New Year’s Eve. Here’s how long she will spend behind bars.

    A woman in Illinois pleaded guilty to murder for stabbing her boyfriend to death on New Year's Eve. She was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    An Illinois man ran over his customer after a botched drug sale. Here's how long he'll spend in prison.

    A man in Illinois was sentenced to under a decade in prison for running over a woman in a botched drug deal. Prosecutors say the victim was hit with an open car door.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    Illinois tenant accused of stabbing landlord to death during an argument

    A tenant is accused of stabbing his landlord to death in Belleville, Illinois, police said. Investigators said the two had a fight before the murder.
    By Nate Homan
  • chicago man hits two cops with car drags one of them charged with attempted murder
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    Suspect hits two cops with vehicle, dragging one underneath, now charged with attempted murder

    A Chicago man hits two police officers with his car, dragging one underneath. Now, police say man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    Chicago pharmacist arrested for selling dozens of COVID-19 vaccination cards on eBay, feds say

    A Chicago pharmacist has been arrested after sold 125 COVID-19 vaccination cards on eBay, feds say. He has been charged with 12 counts of theft of government property.
    By Mack Bush
  • body of missing kentucky man found illinois man charged with murder
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    Body of missing Kentucky man found, Illinois man accused in connection to the murder

    A missing Kentucky man was found dead along the Trail of Tears. Now, police said they charged an Illinois man with his murder. The victim died from a gunshot.
    By Todd Betzold
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    MISSING

    Missing 14-year-old found dead in Illinois, friend of victim's father accused of murder

    A 14-year-old boy was reported missing in Illinois and found dead the next day. A friend of the victim's father is now accused of first-degree murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man admits to shooting, killing an Illinois police officer on his doorstep, awaits prison fate

    A man pleaded guilty to killing a police officer in Illinois and now waits to be sentenced to prison. The officer was serving a search warrant at a home.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • man shot and killed after highway crash suspect charged with murder
    NEWS

    Man shot, killed after crash on highway, suspect charged with murder, police say

    An Illinois man was shot and killed after getting into a crash on the highway. Now, police say the suspect was arrested and charged with murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    Vietnam vet, 73, killed when Chicago teenagers attempt carjacking: ‘It was two guys preying on a senior citizen’

    Two teenagers in Illinois allegedly hit a 73-year-old Vietnam veteran in the head, killing him, during an attempted carjacking, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Illinois sex offender charged in connection to disappearance of a Georgia teen

    A man from Illinois has been charged with kidnapping and trafficking in the disappearance of a 13-year-old who was taken from her Georgia home. He was registered as a sex offender.
    By Mack Bush
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    COLD CASES

    Chicago area teen murdered more than 50 years ago. Now, police say they arrested the suspected killer.

    Police in the Chicago Suburb of Naperville say they arrested a suspect in the 50-year-old cold-case murder of a teen. The suspect was found using DNA.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • illinois student murder missing case suspect fpd
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    Hubris and search history: How the man who killed an Illinois college student was caught

    In 2017, a University of Illinois student went missing and was later declared dead. The suspect was caught because of an internet search history and his own bragging.
    By Jason Collins
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    COLD CASES

    Pregnant woman gunned down in a Chicago park, police continue to hunt for killer in cold-case murder

    Ida Arvizu and three other people were shot in a car in Chicago in 2017. Years later, police have yet to make an arrest and the case has gone cold.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    Man murders woman who had a restraining order against him. Now, he'll spend decades in an Illinois prison.

    A Illinois man was sentenced to 70 years in prison for murdering a woman who had a restraining order against him. The victim's daughter was also shot and survived.
    By Victor Fakunle
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