Rietz said a man and woman were in the crosswalk, crossing the 1900 block of Springfield Avenue from north to south, when an eastbound Kia Sportage hit the woman, throwing her into the air.
Northrup identified the man as Steven E. Block and the woman as Kristina N. Freeman-Mann.
Caribe Jones, 43, who also listed an address in St. Louis and represented himself at trial, faces six to 60 years in prison when he is sentenced Dec. 14 for predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.
State’s Attorney Julia Rietz said Robert F. O’Malley, 41, turned himself in about noon Thursday at the Champaign County Jail. O’Malley is currently serving a four-year sentence of probation for stealing money from a client of the company he worked for.
Champaign police need help identifying a man who has used a long gun to hold up the same store twice this month.
Judge Randy Rosenbaum ordered Jeffrey Sanford Jr., 48, to jail while he awaits sentencing after hearing that Sanford is under investigation for similar criminal conduct with another woman.
CHAMPAIGN — No one was injured Wednesday evening in a fire that saw Prospect Avenue shut down at Healey Street in both directions for about an hour.
The judge found that Lemons purchased specialized equipment, including a printer, paper and ink, designed to print payroll checks, as an investment in the "infrastructure of her enterprise" to defraud others.
Because Carter had been shot, police did a patdown search of the other teen inside Carter’s home, and found a loaded .45-caliber handgun in his waistband. He admitted to police he carried it for protection.
Urbana police were contacted in late August about Sloan's alleged misconduct toward children by police in another jurisdiction, who were also investigating him.
MAHOMET — Illinois State Police are saying the vehicle that struck two bicyclists last week just west of Mahomet was not a semitrailer, but a white Ford Mustang.
Six people in custody at the Champaign County Jail satellite facility in Urbana have COVID-19, according to Sheriff Dustin Heuerman.
With the Senate Judiciary Committee set to vote Thursday on Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court confirmation, we asked UI Law Professor Jason Mazzone what he's found most revealing about Ruth Bader Ginsburg's potential successor during the process up to now.
In the backpack police found 4.6 grams of suspected heroin, a digital scale, plastic bags, and a loaded 9 mm handgun. There were also debit cards and other paperwork belonging to Smith.
Champaign County sheriff’s deputies found a backpack with just over 9 ounces of cannabis and a scale in the car that Creighton had been driving early that day.
Danville police are investigating two shootings and an armed robbery - all apparently unrelated - from Sunday that left two men injured and one man arrested.
On April 18, he fired into the rear passenger door of a car containing three women who had just dropped him off in Champaign where he had asked to be taken.
Rantoul police were called to the 500 block of North Sheldon Street by an adult woman who returned to her home and found a man dead on the front porch. Police who went inside found a deceased woman and two other incoherent adults in the living room.
Romero Leslie, 57, was convicted in June of aggravated criminal sexual abuse for inappropriately touching a teenage girl in a Rantoul home on July 7, 2019.
The counts stemmed from his arrest Jan. 22 by Rantoul police, who traced shots fired to Moore’s home. A search of the house turned up three guns and ammunition.
Nikolaev and co-defendant Jane Soo Hee Park, 23, admitted having what police described as a rather elaborate psilocybin-growing operation in a second-floor bedroom of their home on May 9, 2019,
The assaults happened at the girl’s home in Urbana during 2011 and 2012 but came to light a little over a year ago when the victim reported to a counselor that she and her sister had been abused by Day years earlier.
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URBANA — The Champaign County Circuit Clerk’s Office is hosting its fifth annual Expungement and Record Sealing Summit on Saturday.
CHAMPAIGN — After a police investigation, Champaign County State’s Attorney Julia Rietz has declined to file charges against the man who drove his pickup truck through a small protest July 25 in front of a since-closed barbershop in downtown Champaign.