A state prison guard who spends his off hours as a drug and alcohol counselor is facing serious charges, according to local news. The Illinois guard faces a felony charge for alleged forgery after it was suggested that he may have signed off on court-ordered evaluation for a DUI defendant who didn't complete the process. If he is found guilty, he may well find himself on the other side of the bars for two to five years.
A 30-year-old Lincoln Park resident is in custody and facing serious charges following his arrest for his alleged participation in several sexual assaults and robberies, according to local law enforcement. The Illinois man faces more than one felony charge for the two separate incidents. No court date has been set in connection with his case.
A police officer faces serious charges following an alleged shooting, according to law enforcement sources. The Illinois officer faces a felony charge of involuntary manslaughter after a woman was shot and killed last year. It is unclear if the officer remains on duty, if he is in custody, or if he has retained legal counsel as of this writing.
Three people are in custody and facing serious charges after an alleged burglary resulted in the theft of $50,000 in jewelry from a private residence. The three Illinois residents are currently being held by police on $50,000 bond each. Each faces a felony charge for the alleged burglary, but no court date has yet been set.