Recent Crime News
Wednesday Apr 22 | via Kane Co. Chronicle
BATAVIA – A 22-year-old Aurora man has been charged with burglary. Police said he was caught breaking into a car in Batavia early Saturday. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 21 | via The Legal Record
Oswego Cyclery is getting some financial assistance from the village to renovate the Old Fire Barn building on Main Street. The owner plans to relocate the shop there and have space for other businesses. Comment?
Friday Apr 17 | via Daily Herald
Aurora police have arrested 13 people in their latest "reverse prostitution" sting -- and they won't stop their enforcement efforts or stop publicizing the names of any customers they charge. "This fact has become increasingly obvious, especially in recent years, as the horrors of human trafficking have come to the forefront and that many of the women who engage in prostitution are victims of this despicable crime," he said. Comment?
Thursday Apr 16 | via Patch.com
The star-faced Aurora man charged with pumping bullets into a rival gangster during a wild brawl in a Joliet bar said he can come up with $25,000 to bail himself out of jail. "I will not be able in any way to get $50,000 to walk," Antonio "Starface" Luna told Will County Judge Theodore Jarz. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 15 | via Chicago Tribune
A man who was arrested by Aurora police last month after his picture went viral on Facebook is now facing additional charges in Kendall County. In March, Karlon Hudson, 45, of Montgomery was charged with five felonies for allegedly buying a stolen credit card and using it to withdraw more than $1,600 from banks and ATMs in Aurora in January. Comment?
Saturday Apr 11 | via Chicago Tribune
Aurora police said an arrest has been made and charges filed in a theft case after police posted surveillance photos on the department's Facebook page. Karlon Hudson, 45, of the 100 block of Boulder Hill Pass, Montgomery, has been charged with five counts of unlawful use of a credit card and felony theft in connection with several incidents on Feb. 25 in which he allegedly used a stolen credit card to withdraw over $1,600 from bank and convenience store ATMs. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via Patch.com
Caption: Karlon Hudson, 45, of Montgomery, and the image of Hudson allegedly using a stolen ATM card to make a cash withdrawal that appeared on the Aurora police's Facebook page. A Montgomery man was arrested after a surveillance image of him allegedly using a stolen credit card at a convenience store was posted on the Aurora Police Department's Facebook page. Comment?
Friday Apr 3 | via Daily Herald
The crash knocked over a utility pole. Walls was also charged with aggravated battery of an emergency medical worker, possession of drug paraphernalia and child endangerment, as there were three minors in the vehicle. Comment?
Thursday Apr 2 | via Chicago Tribune
Aurora police closed off a part of South Broadway Avenue for a time from Bluff Street to Hazel Avenue to investigate a shooting in early March. The police will hold a series of forums coming up to discuss shootings in the city. Comment?
Thursday Apr 2 | via Chicago Sun-Times
The joint investigation between Aurora police and U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents took place March 26 and 27, according to a statement from Aurora police. Investigators targeted ads on a website offering sexual services. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 1 | via Daily Herald
Authorities have arrested seven people in a prostitution sting, including two more in an online operation in which people answer ads to have sex with underage girls and are promptly arrested by police when they arrive at an Aurora hotel. William Shyu, 30, of the 300 block of Tangley Oaks Trial, Lisle, and Anthone J. Caradine, 27, of the 1200 block of Grand Avenue, Romeoville, face six to 30 years imprison if convicted of the most severe charge of involuntary sexual servitude of a minor. 1 comment
Tuesday Mar 31 | via Daily Herald
Citing a 2013 shoplifting conviction, Aurora Mayor Tom Weisner is calling for the resignation of an Aurora alderman. Weisner said he recently discovered Ward 10 Alderman Lynne Johnson pleaded guilty to retail theft after stealing from a Meijer store on Route 59, which is in her district, on Aug. 18, 2013. Comment?
Monday Mar 30 | via Daily Herald
Weisner recently discovered Ward 10 Alderman Lynne Johnson pleaded guilty to retail theft after stealing from a Meijer store on Route 59, which is in her district, on Aug. 18, 2013, according to a city news release. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Comment?
Saturday Mar 28 | via Patch.com
Man's SUV found abandoned in Montgomery after fled from scene of domestic shooting Friday morning in Aurora, cops say. Caption: Enrique B. Jaquez, 35, of Montgomery, is wanted on charges stemming from a domestic shooting on March 27, 2015 in Aurora, IL. Comment?
Saturday Mar 28 | via Daily Herald
Aurora police said Saturday they need help finding a man wanted for attempted murder after a shooting critically injured another man this weekend. Police say Enrique B. Jaquez, 35, whose last known address is the 300 block of Pearl Street in Montgomery, has been charged with multiple felonies as a result of what they called a domestic-related shooting Friday on Aurora's west side. Comment?
Saturday Mar 28 | via CBS Local
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Mar 26, 2015 | via Windsor Beacon
An Illinois Army guardsman and his cousin, both accused of pledging to wage war on behalf of the Islamic State of Iraq, were arrested and charged as part of an alleged conspiracy to support the terrorist group, federal prosecutors said. One of the suspects, Illinois Army National Guard Specialist Hasan Edmonds, 22, was arrested late Wednesday night at Chicago's Midway International Airport where he was allegedly preparing to travel to Syria through Cairo to join ISIL's cause. Comment?
Mar 26, 2015 | via The Capitol Fax Blog
U.S. Attorney Zachary T. Fardon of the Northern District of Illinois, Assistant Attorney General for National Security John P. Carlin, and Special Agent in Charge Robert Holley of the FBI's Chicago Division announced today that two Aurora, Illinois, men were arrested Wednesday night for allegedly conspiring to provide material support to Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , a foreign terrorist organization. Army National Guard Specialist Hasan Edmonds, 22, a U.S. citizen, was arrested without incident at Chicago Midway International Airport by members of the Chicago FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force while attempting to fly to Cairo, Egypt. Comment?
Mar 26, 2015 | via Patch.com
Raymond Joseph, 32, of Montgomery, was arrested on an active warrant for failure to appear on a charge of driving on a suspended license during a traffic stop at Douglas towne Crossing. Police discovered that Tasheba M. Fortney, of St. Charles, Mo, was driving on a suspended drivers license during a traffic at Route 71 and Walker, reports said. Comment?
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