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‘She was terrified’: Release denied for 1 of 3 suspects accused of breaking into elderly woman’s Lake Forest home, restraining her while house was ransacked

A judge denied pre-trial release for one of three men who allegedly broke into an elderly woman’s Lake Forest home and physically restrained her while the house was being ransacked. Spanky Miller, 18, of Chicago, was charged with residential burglary, unlawful restraint and criminal trespass to a residence. Miller is also facing charges in Cook […]

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Coroner identifies 47-year-old man who was beaten to death allegedly by his brother in Gurnee

The coroner has released the identity of a 47-year-old man who was killed after prosecutors say his brother beat him to death during a verbal argument on Christmas Day in Gurnee. An autopsy performed Tuesday showed that Brandon Biron-Bomis, 47, of Glencoe, suffered trauma but a final cause of death is pending further testing and […]

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Tutoring center issues statement after director fired, arrested on child sex assault charges in Vernon Hills

The employer of a tutoring director — who is a Vernon Hills resident and was charged with sexually assaulting a child — has issued a statement saying they are “deeply troubled” and have fired the man. Ilan Gibori, 46, of Vernon Hills, was wanted on an arrest warrant for three counts of criminal sexual assault […]