CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — A man jailed on a drug charge jumped from a second floor of a courthouse in eastern Illinois Thursday morning, injuring himself when he landed on the building’s main floor, authorities in Coles County said.
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Four people presumably from Henderson County are in federal custody accused of making and distributing a deadly illegal drug over the last two years.
NEW YORK (AP) — St. Louis right-hander Yeison Medina has been suspended for 50 games without pay after a positive test for the banned stimulant heptaminol under baseball’s minor league drug program.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in Springfield say a drug suspect arrested this week had barricaded himself inside his home behind a door reinforced with iron bars, windows covered with plywood and a back door rigged to deliver an electric shock.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has taken action on 124 clemency petitions, granting 38 and denying 86.
A man from central Illinois is pleading not guilty in Knox County to charges accusing him of having some expensive drugs on him when he got off an Amtrak train almost a month ago.
KINCAID, Ill. (AP) — The mayor of Kincaid in central Illinois has resigned after he was charged for allegedly violating an order of protection and possessing drugs.
A Mattoon, Illinois man faces serious felony charges in Knox County after a search at the Galesburg Amtrak Depot almost a month ago.
CHICAGO (AP)–A 53-year-old from suburban Chicago faces federal weapons charges for allegedly trading more than 40 stolen guns to support a crack-cocaine habit.