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Police & Fire
Also, a former deputy fire chief has pleaded not guilty to the attempted murder, sex assault of his Tinley Park neighbor.
Also, an arraignment has been set for an Oak Forest man accused of strangling his wife, slitting his own throat and setting their home on fire.
Police & Fire, Schools, Awareness
Also, a public defender for a homeless man accused of sexually assaulting an 83-year-old woman wants the arrest thrown out.
Also, a Cook County judge refused to raise bail for a man charged with disorderly conduct he allegedly made threats and referenced the Newtown, Conn. school shooting during a DUI arrest.
Also, a Cook County judge refused to lower the bond of a former deputy fire chief accused of attempted rape and murder in Tinley Park.
It's been three years since an Orland Park man was charged with reckless homicide in a DUI accident that killed Jessica Mejia, a 20-year-old New Lenox woman.
Also, an Oak Forest man is expected to be indicted later this month. He is accused of strangling his wife and setting their house on fire.
Also, an indictment is expected later this month for an Oak Forest man accused of strangling his wife and setting their house on fire.
Also, police nab suspects in area robberies, including Radio Shacks in Oak Lawn and Palos, as well as an Oak Lawn 7-Eleven.
Also, a Cook County judge won't reduce the bond for one of four teen charged in the robbery and beating death of a Palos Township couple. Get the latest court news from the south suburbs.
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