December 2012 Archives

Man faces drug crime charge after police enter Illinois home

Two men are facing criminal charges after an Illinois drug bust. Officers involved in the bust allegedly saw one of the men involved in a drug transaction with a number of people. When the man noticed officers, they claim he ran inside of a residence and blocked its entrance with two-by-fours, potentially making it more difficult for the officers to enter. He is now facing a drug crime charge.

Illinois man faces felony charge after child injured

An Illinois man is facing a felony charge after being accused of hurting a child. The charges came after a hospital contacted authorities when a mother brought her child in after taking the baby to their family doctor. He is now facing a felony charge of aggravated battery to a child. Crimes against children can result in harsh penalties, so it would likely be in his best interests to begin researching his legal options.

Felony charge: Illinois father accused of murdering son

An Illinois father is at the center of a tragic case revolving around the death of his son. The son was stabbed to death in 2009, and his father is facing a murder accusation. However, in defending against the felony charge, the father asserts that his son actually committed suicide.

Illinois state rep faces possible felony charge

An Illinois state representative is in hot water after being accused of lying to a bank to receive a half million dollar extension on a line of credit. The rep is now facing at least one felony charge in the matter. He has pleaded not guilty to the accusations and is now awaiting trial. Prosecutors have stated the charges against him are not linked to his role as a state representative.

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