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Police & Fire
Ehren Meintel also had more than 5,000 grams of pot and a dozen guns, according to New Lenox police, who conducted the investigation.
The victim has been identified by the coroner's office as a 51-year-old man from Massillon, Ohio.
The pair was charged after being discovered inside a car in a Jewel-Osco store parking lot, Joliet police said.
The accident was caused by one truck clipping another, forcing the second truck into the median, according to the Illinois State Police.
Cliffton T. Williams was having a fight with the victim, whom he shot three times as she tried to get into her car to leave, Joliet police Cmdr. Brian Benton said.
Darel Agerton said his grandmother was unconscious when he found her, but evidence shows she was strangled and beaten, the Will County Sheriff's Office says.
Romeoville police say Lewis University student Jamie Olson took steps to conceal her involvement in the suspected heroin death of her friend.
Police & Fire, Sports, Awareness
Joliet police have issued alerts to residents that traffic will be congested over the weekend as people head to Chicagoland Speedway.
Eastbound traffic was stopped for nearly an hour after the westbound truck crossed the median and collided with a passenger vehicle, police said.
Darrell Stephenson, who coached youth soccer in Frankfort and the surrounding area, has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
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