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    Police: Delnor suspect arrested in Indiana

    Geneva police said Justin Patzer of Campton Hills was arrested Tuesday night in Indiana in connection with an incident Tuesday morning at Delnor Hospital in Geneva.

    Jan 27, 2015 11:24 PM

    Geneva police said a Campton Hills man suspected of threatening a relative with a knife Tuesday morning at Delnor Hospital was taken into custody in Indiana. Justin B. Patzer, 30, has been charged with felony domestic battery, domestic battery and aggravated assault. He was taken into custody by the Hammond Police Department at 8:45 p.m., according to a news release.


    Police reports detail abuse before Arlington Hts. murder

    Roxana Abrudan

    Jan 27, 2015 7:37 PM

    Dozens of pages of released police reports detail a number of police responses to domestic situations between Arlington Heights residents Roxana Abrudan and Cristian Loga-Negru over the past year. The documents show a violent relationship leading up to the November murder of Abrudan with a hatchet.


    Mundelein teen pleads guilty to sister’s fatal stabbing

    Dora Betancourt

    Jan 27, 2015 4:39 PM

    A 15-year-old Mundelein girl wiped away tears Tuesday as she admitted to a Lake County judge she stabbed her half-sister to death in the bedroom of the family’s townhouse about one year ago. As part of her negotiated plea to first-degree murder, the girl was sentenced to juvenile prison until her 21st birthday, Judge Valerie Ceckowski said. Under law, she will be eligible for parole after serving five years.


    Watchdogs sue COD board over Breuder severance

    College President Robert Breuder sits in on the College of DuPage board meeting Jan. 22 where the board approved a $762,000 severance package for him.

    Jan 27, 2015 8:26 PM

    A group of government watchdogs filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the College of DuPage’s board of trustees that claims the board violated the Open Meetings Act during a last week's meeting when it approved a $762,000 deal for President Robert Breuder’s retirement.


    Trooper hurt in I-88 crash seeks homicide charges

    Renato V. Velasquez

    Jan 27, 2015 4:45 PM

    With the trial for a Hanover Park truck driver accused of causing a January 2014 crash along Interstate 88 that killed a tollway worker and seriously injured a state trooper just weeks away, his victims are seeking increased reckless homicide charges against the driver.

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