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Former Grayslake SEDOL teacher aide gets 24 years in prison for sexually assaulting special needs student

A now-former Lake County special education paraprofessional has been sentenced to 24 years in prison for sexually assaulting a physically and mentally disabled student over the span of two years. Israel Suaste-Gonzalez, 51, of the 19000 block of Cambridge Road in unincorporated Mundelein, was charged in December 2019 with four counts of aggravated criminal sexual […]

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Waukegan school bus driver arrested for sexually assaulting child relative for several years

A Waukegan school bus driver was arrested and charged after he allegedly sexually assaulted a child relative repeatedly over several years, prosecutors said. Richard Villanueva, 57, of Waukegan, was charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a victim under the age of 13 and criminal sexual assault of a family member. Last Tuesday, a relative […]

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70 years in prison for suspect who stabbed man repeatedly, raped woman during home invasion in Zion

A 28-year-old man was sentenced to 70 years in prison for a 2017 home invasion in Zion where he stabbed a man 20 times and raped a woman, prosecutors said. Lake County Circuit Judge Mark Levitt found D’Javon Hudson, 28, of Zion, guilty in July of attempted murder, aggravated criminal sexual assault, home invasion, aggravated […]

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Grayslake SEDOL teacher aide pleads guilty to sexually assaulting special needs student

A now-former Lake County special education paraprofessional has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a physically and mentally disabled student over the span of two years. In December 2019, Israel Suaste-Gonzalez, 50, of the 19000 block of Cambridge Road in unincorporated Mundelein, was charged with four counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault, four counts of criminal […]