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2 women charged with concealing body of dead sex offender in Richmond

Two women were arrested Saturday after police say they concealed the body of a deceased man, who is a convicted sex offender, in a conservation area in Richmond. The McHenry County Conservation District Police Department responded around 8 a.m. Friday to the North Branch Conservation Area, 11500 North Keystone Road in Richmond. McHenry County Conservation […]

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Round Lake Beach man charged with murder of Round Lake man whose body was found in forest preserve

Prosecutors say a Round Lake Beach man has been charged with fatally shooting a Round Lake man 11 times during a “brutal gang execution” in a forest preserve in DuPage County. Francisco Maldonado, 31, of the 500 block of West Golfview Drive in Round Lake Beach, was arrested and charged with one count of first-degree […]

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Warrant into death investigation of missing Round Lake man nets drugs, guns at McHenry residence

During a warrant as part of an investigation into the shooting death of a missing Round Lake man, police arrested a McHenry man after finding drugs and guns in a McHenry residence Thursday. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and DuPage MERIT Major Crimes Unit executed a search warrant in the 1400 block of North Chapel […]

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Man charged with first-degree murder in fatal beating of girlfriend’s 6-year-old child in Round Lake Beach

Prosecutors have filed first-degree murder charges after a 6-year-old boy died in the hospital days after he was seriously beaten allegedly by his mother’s boyfriend last month in Round Lake Beach. Tracy D. Thomas, 34, of Round Lake Beach, was charged with first-degree murder on top of one count of aggravated battery of a child […]

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Coroner releases identity of 2 missing Naperville men found dead in Pistakee Lake near Johnsburg

The coroner’s office has released the identities of a 31-year-old man and 82-year-old man who were both found dead in Pistakee Lake near Johnsburg after going missing Sunday. McHenry Township Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Kevin Sears said the fire district received a call from the Will County Sheriff’s Office around 6 a.m. Sunday. The […]

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Deaths of 2 men found in Pistakee Lake near Johnsburg not considered suspicious, sheriff’s office says

The deaths of two men who were found in Pistakee Lake near Johnsburg after going missing Sunday are not considered suspicious, the sheriff’s office said. McHenry Township Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Kevin Sears said the fire district received a call from the Will County Sheriff’s Office around 6 a.m. Sunday. The Will County Sheriff’s […]