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Vehicle in hit-and-run of Deerfield boy recovered, person of interest being interviewed

A person of interest is being interviewed by detectives and the suspect vehicle that struck a 12-year-old boy in Deerfield has been recovered, police said. “The vehicle is being processed for items of evidentiary value and police are also interviewing a person of interest at this time,” Deerfield Deputy Police Chief Brian Budny said Wednesday […]

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Deerfield boy struck by hit-and-run vehicle remains in critical condition but is slowly improving, his father says

The autistic boy struck by a hit-and-run vehicle in Deerfield remains in critical condition but is ‘slowly improving,’ according to his father, who said that the $10,000 reward will expire if the driver does not turn themselves in by Friday. 12-year-old Chase Thompson was struck by a car around 7:07 p.m. Friday near Deerfield Road […]