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UPDATE: Woman shot seven times to make full recovery; witnesses not cooperating

August 30, 2019 by Alex Ivanisevic, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

The Will County Sheriff’s Office responded to calls of shots fired at approximately 12:34 a.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 219 Riverview Ave. in unincorporated Lockport Township. 

Upon their arrival, deputies “located a [52-year-old] female in the...

UPDATE: Woman shot seven times to make full recovery; witnesses not cooperating

August 30, 2019 by Alex Ivanisevic, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

The Will County Sheriff’s Office responded to calls of shots fired at approximately 12:34 a.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 219 Riverview Ave. in unincorporated Lockport Township. 

Upon their arrival, deputies “located a [52-year-old] female in the...

Five-hour standoff ends with arrest of man who fired AR-15 on property, threatened police in Lockport

July 15, 2019 by Alex Ivanisevic, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

After a five-plus-hour standoff with police Monday night, a man was arrested for firing an AR-15 rifle recklessly in the area of Bruce Road and Lawrence Avenue that evening.

Ryan Gass, 35, faces two counts of reckless...

Sheriff’s Office: Lockport man arrested for firing shotgun in Lockport Township

by Alex Ivanisevic, Editor News, Police-Fire

A Lockport resident was arrested for firing a shotgun in a residential area of Lockport Township, according to the Will County Sheriff’s Office. 

Jason Erickson, 22, of the 1000 block of McKinley St. in Lockport, was identified as the...

Fire companies spend hours fighting overnight blaze in Lockport

by Staff Report News, Breaking, Police-Fire

Crushed vehicles and a trailer full of tires were involved in a fire at an auto recycling yard in Lockport on the evening of Thursday, Sept. 26, a press release from the Lockport Fire Protection District said.

Fire companies from the LTFPD...

Police Reports: Chicago woman charged with DUI of alcohol and drugs

by Staff Report News, Police-Fire

Anne Donegan, 35, of Chicago, was charged with DUI after being found to be under the influence of both alcohol and drugs on Aug. 19.  An officer observed a vehicle driving without headlights in the area of 159th Street and Farrell Road...