MOUNT VERNON, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after admitting his role in the beating and stabbing death of his 84-year-old adoptive grandmother.
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QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A January trial date has been set for a former Adam County prosecutor charged in the 2006 death of his first wife.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A judge has denied lawyers’ requests that he step aside in the trial of an Illinois teenager who prosecutors say fatally shot another teen during a game of Russian roulette.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars for beating a man to death with a board.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A former Illinois prosecutor newly accused of suffocating his first wife in 2006 told investigators he found her dead in bed but never called emergency responders or offered her life-saving measures.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A Waukegan woman was sentenced to 40 years in prison for her role in the 2011 torture-murder death of a man in a local auto body shop.