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Five Injured in Weekend Shootings in the Area

Five Injured in Weekend Shootings in the Area

Kankakee City Police are looking into a weekend shooting that sent three to the hospital. According to reports, officers were called to a report of shots fired in the 900 block of East Chestnut. When they got there, officers say they saw a car leaving the area at a high rate of speed. Officers say…Read More »

Covid 19 Friday Update

Covid 19 Friday Update

2,441 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Illinois Thursday and 55 additional deaths. The Kankakee County Health Department didn’t update local numbers Thursday while Iroquois County reported 4 new case today with no new fatalities. Ford County reported two new cases, no new fatalities Thursday. In northwest Indiana, Jasper County reported its 42 nd death today with…Read More »

Stolen Gun Found in Pickup, Driver Arrested

Stolen Gun Found in Pickup, Driver Arrested

There’s another gun off the streets of Kankakee.  City police stopped a pickup truck Thursday afternoon in the 1000 block of East Court Street for a license plate violation.  The driver was arrested after a search of the vehicle turned up a gun stolen out of Ohio and hidden in the trucks center console. 19…Read More »

Man Leads Indiana Police on Chase

Man Leads Indiana Police on Chase

A Cook County man was arrested Wednesday afternoon in Newton County after running from a routine traffic stop and leading police on a 40 minute chase.  It began on U.S.41 at Newton County 700 South and ended in Jasper County at 1000 west and 114 where officers had deployed stop sticks, but the driver pulled…Read More »

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