Posts Tagged ‘home invasion’
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — Police say they have arrested a 27-year-old knife-wielding man who broke into his mother’s home in central Illinois and tied her up in an attempted robbery.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A man who spent nearly 20 years in an Illinois prison for the 1994 rape of a 16-year-old girl and a home invasion before the charges were dropped has filed a federal lawsuit against the city of Peoria and four police officers.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford police have arrested three women who they say broke into an apartment and beat two female residents with a pipe and other weapons.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Police in Peoria say two teenagers were overwhelmed by a group of robbers who stormed inside a house after the door was answered. The robbers tied up the teens and ransacked the house.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Police say a man halted a home invasion and beating by removing four women from the scene with one “giant bear hug. ”
AMBOY, Ill. (AP)–A northern Illinois jury convicted a man of murder and home invasion in the slaying of a 79-year-old Amboy man.