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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
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    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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    NEWS

    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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    MISSING

    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
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    NEWS

    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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    NEWS

    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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