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  • Indiana man accused of sexually assaulting Woodstock girl

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock police have charged a 34-year-old Indiana man with sexually assaulting his girlfriend's daughter.
    May 4, 2015 - 12:26 pm
  • Woodstock man charged with felony of recording minor in bathroom

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man faces felony charges of recording a minor in a bathroom, Woodstock police announced Friday.
    May 1, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Woodstock teen accused of sex with 8-year-old girl pleads not guilty

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock teen charged as an adult pleaded not guilty on Friday to charges that he had sex with an 8-year-old girl.
    May 1, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooting: Scott Peters found guilty of attempted murder

    WOODSTOCK – Scott Peters sat motionless looking forward as a judge read his verdict in front of a packed courtroom.
    April 30, 2015 - 11:58 pm
  • McHenry County sheriff's statement on Holiday Hills shooting conviction

    McHenry County Sheriff Bill Prim's statement on the Holiday Hills shooting after Scott Peters' conviction:
    April 30, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooting trial: Scott Peters' police interrogation played in court

    WOODSTOCK – The sound of gunfire rang out in the courtroom Wednesday afternoon as prosecutors played scanner traffic in the trial for a man accused of ...
    April 30, 2015 - 1:16 pm
  • Prairie Grove police issues alert after suspicious incident

    PRAIRIE GROVE – The Prairie Grove Police Department is recommending residents lock their doors after a suspicious incident off Wirth Trail.
    April 29, 2015 - 3:07 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooting trial: McHenry County Sheriff's deputies testify about 'ambush'

    WOODSTOCK – It started as a routine call for police service.It's about 1:16 a.m. Well-being check. T ...
    April 29, 2015 - 1:23 pm
  • Holiday Hills shooting trial for Scott Peters will begin Tuesday

    WOODSTOCK – Opening arguments are planned for Tuesday in the trial of Scott B. Peters, the Holiday Hills man accused of shooting and injuring two McHe ...
    April 28, 2015 - 10:42 am
  • Appellate court hears Mario Casciaro's Johnsburg murder appeal

    ELGIN – Attorneys made oral arguments Monday before a panel of three judges who will now decide whether to overturn or affirm the first-degree murder ...
    April 28, 2015 - 5:10 pm
  • Woodstock father accused of shaking 4-month-old baby, fracturing boy's skull

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man faces aggravated battery charges after he allegedly shook his 4-month-old son violently and fractured the baby’s skull, po ...
    April 28, 2015 - 5:10 pm
  • Judge orders commitment of Woodstock man as sexually violent person

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge on Friday ordered the civil commitment of a Woodstock convicted sex offender with an admitted sexual foot fetish.
    April 24, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Police investigating McHenry bank robbery at BMO Harris (with video)

    McHENRY – The McHenry Police Department is investigating a robbery Friday at the BMO Harris Bank on Richmond Road in McHenry, police said.
    April 24, 2015 - 11:56 pm
  • Huntley husband accused in beating death sought medical help for wife, documents show

    WOODSTOCK – McHenry County court documents reveal new details in the first-degree murder case of a Huntley man accused in the beating death of his wif ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:06 pm
  • Former McHenry County coroner wants county to pay for her defense

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County Judge ordered officials to hold off on the burial of "Baby Doe," while the former Coroner asked for a special prosecutor ...
    April 23, 2015 - 11:02 pm
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