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Missing Child Found Safe, Suspects in Custody
Friday, October 24, 2014 8:58 AM
UPDATE: WMC TV reports that the child has been found, and the suspects are in Illinois State Police custody. EARLIER STORY: Police in Memphis have issued an Amber Alert for an 8-month-old Samiyah Nicholes who was taken from the Econo Lodge at 6045 Macon Cove around 6 am Friday. Officers are looking for two men and a woman believed to have taken the baby after a disagreement with the ...
IL Grant Will Install LED Lighting on SIU Campus
Thursday, October 23, 2014 5:35 PM
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn announced Thursday that the state will invest $1.5 million to improve campus safety at Southern Illinois University Carbondale by upgrading lighting along campus walkways. The investment is part of Governor Quinn’s agenda to improve public safety across Illinois. “All people of Illinois deserve to feel safe, especially while they are at their college ...
Chicago Man Faces up to 40 Years for SIU Threats
Thursday, October 23, 2014 1:55 PM
A Chicago man has been indicted on federal charges stemming from several bomb threats police say he made to Southern Illinois University students, faculty and staff. The United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois Stephen R. Wigginton announced Thursday that 21-year-old Derrick Dawon Burns, of Chicago was indicted by a federal grand jury on Wednesday on four federal charges ...
Man Charged In Brookport Laundromat Burglary
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 1:42 PM
A southern Illinois man was arrested Tuesday on charges related to a burglary in August, and more charges are possible. The Brookport Police Department has been investigating the burglary of the Brookport Laundromat, and interviewed 18-year-old Nicholas R. Ablett. He was charged with burglary and theft charges. His bond was set at $2,500. The investigation into twenty other vehicle ...
SIU Police Investigating Another Sexual Assault
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 12:13 PM
Authorities at Southern Illinois University are investigating the third reported sexual assault on the Carbondale campus in about a month. The campus' Department of Public Safety Police Chief Benjamin Newman says the latest reported attack happened Sunday at the Neely Hall dormitory. No charges were filed as of Tuesday, but three male students have been placed on interim ...
Fall Foliage Starting to Show Off in Region
Thursday, October 09, 2014 10:32 AM
Forecasters say within the next week or two, the area will be basking in different colored leaves as the fall season is officially noticeable. The Travel Channel has western Kentucky and southern Illinois right on the border line of "Beautiful" and "Gotta See" for people traveling around the country looking for colorful displays of beauty. The Weather Channel indicates patchy fall ...
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