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Rolling Meadows Woman Charged With First Degree Murder After Shooting That Left Man Dead

ROLLING MEADOWWS, Ill. (CBS) — A Rolling Meadows woman is charged with first degree murder after a shooting that killed a man. Officers on Oct. 14., around 9:44 p.m., responded to a report of a gunshot within a building located at 4700 Arbor Dr. in the northwest suburb. Officers found a 29-year-old male victim who had been shot in the chest. He was later pronounced dead. Claudia Resendiz-Florez who was taken into custody after being identified by a witness. The incident was isolated based on the evidence found at the scene according to authorities. She was transported to Central Bond Court at the George N. Leighton Criminal Courthouse for a bond hearing. No further information is available at this time.
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Man pleads guilty to drunk driving hit-and-run crash that killed woman near Marengo

A Marengo man has pleaded guilty to driving drunk when he crashed into a woman on a go-kart and fled the scene, leaving her to die near Marengo in 2018. Brett J. Herold, 29, of the 2600 block of Constance Lane in Marengo, was indicted on charges of aggravated leaving the scene of an accident involving death, leaving the scene of an accident involving death and obstructing justice.
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Police: 66-year-old Illinois man dead after boat crash on Lake Geneva

LINN, Wis. (CBS 58) --- A 66-year-old Illinois man is dead after two boats collided on Geneva Lake in the town of Linn on Saturday, Oct. 16. Officials say Geneva Lake police were informed of two boats that collided and one person was critically injured with CPR in progress on Geneva Lake around 7 a.m. The boats involved in the crash went directly to a private pier on Basswood Drive.

Illinois State Police Cruiser Struck By DUI Driver While Investigating Stolen Vehicle

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. (CBS) — An Illinois State Police trooper’s cruiser was struck by a drunken driver while investigating an abandoned stolen vehicle on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway early Saturday morning. Authorities said around 1:41 a.m., a gray Honda traveling East on Interstate 90 east of Route 53 veered off the road and slammed into the back of the trooper’s car. A 26-year-old Elgin man was charged with driving under the influence; reckless driving, failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, no valid driver’s license, and improper lane usage. The driver is also charged with violating Scott’s Law, which requires drivers to move over, slow down, and change lanes to avoid hitting stopped emergency vehicles. So far this year, there have been 20 ISP squad cars struck in relation to DUI’s. The officer was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Man shot, killed in Rolling Meadows apartment building

A woman is charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of a 29-year-old man at a Rolling Meadows apartment building Thursday night, according to a police news release. The gunshot victim was identified as James P. Jones. The suspect, Claudia Resendiz-Florez or Claudia Resendiz-Flores, as being held pending...

Elgin driver strikes stopped state police cruiser on I-90

An Elgin man driving under the influence early Saturday morning on eastbound Interstate 90 crashed his car into a stopped Illinois State Police cruiser, officials said. The officer inside the cruiser was uninjured. Martin A. Estanez Landa, 26, is charged with aggravated driving under the influence, reckless driving, failure to...

Woman charged in murder of 29-year-old man in Rolling Meadows

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. — A woman has been charged in connection with the murder of a 29-year-old man in Rolling Meadows, according to police. Police said officers responded to The Preserve at Woodfield apartment complex just before 9:45 p.m. Thursday evening in the 4700 block of Arbor Drive when officers discovered a 29-year-old man, James […]

Kyle Rittenhouse victim sues, claims Kenosha police conspired with vigilantes

The lone surviving victim of a deadly August 2020 shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin, is suing the city and its leaders, claiming police conspired with vigilantes. Gaige Grosskreutz, 27, was volunteering as a medic for the Black Lives Matter movement when Kyle Rittenhouse, 18, shot him in the arm during the second night of civil unrest in Kenosha on Aug. 25, 2020, following the police shooting of a 29-year-old Black man, Jacob Blake.

Elgin gas price survey: Cheapest station saves $0.62 per gallon

(ELGIN, IL) Depending on where you fill up in Elgin, you could be saving up to $0.62 per gallon on gas. Sam's Club at 1040 S Randall Rd was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $3.37 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Marathon at 380 N Lafox St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.99.

Man who was shot by Kyle Rittenhouse files lawsuit against Kenosha police saying they ‘deputized roving militia’

The only surviving victim shot by Kyle Rittenhouse has filed a lawsuit against the City of Kenosha and its police department alleging officers “deputized a roving militia.”. Attorneys for Gaige Grosskreutz on Thursday filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, court records...