WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A 26-year-old Villa Park man has been found guilty of first-degree murder for setting a fire that killed his former girlfriend.
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QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A Quincy man is accused of purposely setting a fire in an apartment building in his western Illinois hometown.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A man accused of setting a fire that destroyed or damaged a handful of buildings in downtown Rock Island has been released on bond and will undergo a second mental health evaluation.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities have ruled out arson as a possible cause of a stable fire that killed 32 horses in suburban Chicago.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A Rock Island County judge has denied a lower bond for a man accused of setting a fire that destroyed or damaged a handful of buildings in downtown Rock Island in September.
CHICAGO (AP) — A trial is underway of a suburban Chicago landlord charged with murder for a Valentine’s Day 2010 arson fire that killed seven people.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for setting a fire at her nursing home after pleading guilty against her attorney’s advice.
A now-former Williamsfield volunteer firefighter is out of jail following a sentence given yesterday resulting from his conviction of several counts of arson several months ago.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man has been sentenced to two life terms plus 30 years in prison for a Peoria house fire that killed four people, including a 2-year-old boy.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A McLean County jury has convicted a Bloomington man of aggravated arson after acquitting him of attempted murder.