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Police & Fire
Fabian Almodovar is in custody and will be charged with the murder of Carlos Orozco, who was pronounced dead Thursday night at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital.
An argument over food led to a fight between two brothers at a hunting and fishing club. Daniel J. Dupree — who was previously charged in a Plainfield bar stabbing — faces aggravated domestic battery charges.
Family dispute leaves two brothers hospitalized, with charges pending, police said.
William Curl pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the death of Plainfield teen Antinette "Toni" Keller Wednesday. The Keller family and their supporters have been vocal in criticizing the plea deal.
The 22-month-old girl suffered numerous bites, blood loss in attack Chief John Konopek said was the “most severe I’ve ever seen.”
Enforcement lasts from March 14-17.
Plainfield police said the most recent raid they did at a Joliet house turned up so much pot that suspects could have easily netted $250,000 for it.
This is the third drug-growing operation to be uncovered in the Joliet-Plainfield area through investigations conducted by the DEA and Plainfield police.
The man, who has not been identified, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to police
“Alcohol played a role” in early morning incident in Plainfield Township, police said.
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