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Sometimes It’s Easy

Sometimes It’s Easy

Sometimes catching their man is not so difficult for area police.  For example, Kankakee police arrested a subject wanted on an outstanding warrant over the weekend after receiving word they’d be a on an Amtrak Train passing through the city about 9:30 Saturday night.   The train pulled in, officers located 34 year old Alicia Hunter,…Read More »

Renters Leave Dog Behind

Renters Leave Dog Behind

Police say a dog was found abandoned inside a home in the 200 block of South Gordon in Kankakee Friday.  The property owner says she was checking on the place after the previous tenants had moved out when she heard a dog barking in a bedroom.  The white and brown Pitbull is now in the…Read More »

Man Killed in Newton County Crash

Man Killed in Newton County Crash

A Lake Station, Indiana man was killed in a single vehicle accident early Sunday morning in Newton County.  Police say 33 year old Robert Tyson was eastbound on State Road 10 when he disregarded a stop light with U.S. 41, lost control, went off the roadway and struck a utility pole.  Tyson was pronounced dead…Read More »

Man Hit with Gunfire in Kankakee

Man Hit with Gunfire in Kankakee

One person was struck with gunfire over the weekend in Kankakee. The victim tells city police he heard four shots fired possible from a car that was following him as he walked area of Lincoln Ave. and Bourbonnais Street Sunday morning. The victim was struck in the right chest near his armpit. A few hours’…Read More »

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