CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois maximum-security state prison is in lockdown because five inmates in one housing unit have developed chickenpox.
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WASHINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Police have arrested a man who they say wore a gorilla mask to rob a Washington gas station at knifepoint.
CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A spokesman for the Illinois Department of Corrections says a lockdown at the state’s largest maximum security prison is largely over.
CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A spokesman for the Illinois Department of Corrections says the lockdown at Illinois’ largest maximum security prison remains in effect following the discovery of a cache of crude weapons and homemade alcohol.
CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ biggest maximum-security prison is on lockdown after corrections officers uncovered more than a dozen crude weapons, gallons of homemade alcohol and a hoard of juice used to make the intoxicants.