EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A woman who admitted robbing a southwestern Illinois fast-food restaurant at gunpoint has been ordered to spend 28 years in federal prison.
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CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to setting a house fire last year in southwestern Illinois that killed four children has been sentenced to 53 years in prison.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A Rock Island man has been sentenced to life in prison for two armed bank robberies of about $37,000.
NORTH PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — A Missouri man has started an eight-year prison term for leading North Pekin police on a high-speed chase and seriously injuring his wife in the resulting crash.
LEWISTOWN, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man has been sentenced to over three years in prison after pleading guilty to his 13th count of driving with a revoked license.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois man was sentenced Friday to 50 years in prison after admitting he killed a 2-year-old boy by slamming him against a wall after the child would not stop jumping on a bed.
CHICAGO (AP) — A one-time deputy chief of staff to former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley has been sentenced to five years’ probation for a scheme in which he cashed checks made out to a charity, then pocketed part of the money.
UPDATED A Galesburg woman got out of serious prison time after pleading guilty to charges accusing her of stealing money from the law office she worked at.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a suburban Chicago man for embezzling nearly $50,000 from a Catholic high school and spending the money to gamble, as well as to fund trips to Las Vegas and Atlantic City, Kane County state’s attorney’s office said Monday.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A former Baptist missionary convicted of shooting his wife to death on Valentine’s Day last year has been sentenced to 80 years in prison.