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1 dead, another critically wounded after shooting at WeatherTech facility in Bolingbrook; suspect in custody

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. (CBS) -- One person is killed and another is critically wounded after a shooting at a WeatherTech facility Saturday morning.Police said around 6:25 a.m., officers were dispatched to WeatherTech Way for reports of a person shot. Police confirmed one person has been pronounced dead, another is in critical condition, and the third victim has been released from the hospital.  The alleged offender fled the building, but was located and taken into custody at approximately 9:25 am.Sen. Eric Mattson (D-IL) issued a statement on the shooting:"My heart goes out to the victims and their families, and I pray that the...

Shooting at Weathertech warehouse in Illinois kills 1

June 25 (UPI) -- A shooting at a Chicago-area warehouse Saturday morning left one person dead and two people injured, police said. The shooting took place at about 6:25 a.m. at a WeatherTech warehouse in Bolingbrook, Ill., police Media Capt. Anthony Columbus said, according to WLS-TV in Chicago. In addition...

Woman was part of prolific burglary team that raided Burberry twice in January, prosecutors say

Five months ago, after Emma Murphy was involved in a suburban car crash, Oak Park police allegedly found stolen merchandise in her vehicle. Those items, including a Moose Knuckle brand headband, allowed Chicago police to crack a burglary ring that may have committed more than 200 break-ins at businesses across the North Side and downtown, including two burglaries in one week at Burberry, 633 North Michigan. During one night of break-ins, the crew dumped a stolen cash register and other goodies outside Gov. JB Pritzker’s mansion in the Gold Coast.

One Killed in Illinois Warehouse Shooting, Two More Shot

Details are still unfolding about a shooting that police say turned fatal at a warehouse in the Chicago suburb of Bolingbrook. Bolingbrook Police responded when someone reported that a person had been shot at a WeatherTech warehouse at about 6:25 a.m., spokesperson Anthony Columbus told ABC 7. Officers arrested a suspect around 9:30 a.m. after conducting a search in nearby neighborhoods. One person died in the shooting, another is in critical condition, and the other was released from the hospital, police said. The identities of neither the alleged victims nor the suspect have been released as of Saturday afternoon.

This Illinois Woman is a Raccoon Rehabber Covered with Babies

What would you consider a life career goal? If you're this Illinois woman, you've dreamed of rehabbing raccoons as a new video shows she is covered in tiny raccoon babies. This sweet animal moment was shared out of Oswego, Illinois near Chicago a few days ago with this backstory:. Rehabber...

Police: 1 slain, 2 wounded in Illinois warehouse shooting

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. (AP) — One person has been killed and two others wounded in a shooting Saturday at an automotive interior products warehouse in suburban Chicago. Bolingbrook police responded about 6:25 a.m. to reports of the shooting at the WeatherTech facility, Capt. Anthony Columbus told WLS-TV. The suspected shooter...

Naperville Fine Arts and Artisan Fair

The Naperville Fine Arts and Artisan Fair took place once again at Naper Settlement. Presented by the Naperville Women’s Club, this free event featured over 100 artists, a free children’s activity tent, a community mural, a silent auction, a balloon artist, a caricature artist, Empty Bowls pottery charity sale, music, food and beverages. The annual fair is the longest continuously operating art fair in Illinois, with the first one being held in 1959.

3 months in jail for man who shot BB gun at McHenry County sheriff’s deputy’s Woodstock home, patrol car

A 19-year-old man has been sentenced to three months in jail after taking a plea deal for firing a BB gun at a McHenry County sheriff’s deputy’s home and patrol car in Woodstock. Maurice Q. Gill-McNeil, 19, of the 14200 block of Westwood Court in Woodstock, was indicted on three counts of threatening a public […] The post 3 months in jail for man who shot BB gun at McHenry County sheriff’s deputy’s Woodstock home, patrol car appeared first on Lake and McHenry County Scanner.