Posted inLocal News

Elgin man charged with drug-induced homicide for delivering fentanyl-laced cocaine to Marengo residents who died

An Elgin man has been charged with providing fentanyl-laced cocaine to two Marengo people who later died, authorities said. The Marengo Police Department said in a news release they responded to an apartment complex in the 600 block of E. Grant Highway December 1, 2023, for a report of two dead people. Through the investigation, […]

Posted inLocal News

‘Rest easy’: Retired Marengo Police Department canine Shadow dies at 14 years old

The Marengo Police Department announced that canine Shadow, who retired in 2017 after serving seven years on the department, died on Friday. “It’s with deep sadness we announce the passing of K9 Shadow,” the Marengo Police Department said on social media Friday evening. Shadow had just turned 14 years old last week. He was born […]