Shawn P. Fontaine, charged with Aggravated Battery to a Child in Huntley (SOURCE: McHenry County Sheriff's Office)

Male Offender Charged with Aggravated Battery to a Child After 6-Week-Old Infant Was Admitted to Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital

Shawn P. Fontaine, 28, was arrested Monday, February 17, 2020 after police received information from Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital about a 6-week-old infant who was admitted with serious injuries. The severity of the injuries prompted […]

Daniel Martin, suspect Aggravated Battery to a Child

Aggravated Battery to a Child: Father from Lake Villa Township Arrested for Intentionally Biting 10-Month-Old Child

On March 11, 2019, the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) sent a notice to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office regarding possible child abuse occurring at a residence in the block of 38800 […]

Delfina Bautista, suspected of aggravated battery of a child causing great bodily harm

State’s Attorney: Hoffman Estates Shaken Baby Syndrome Victim May Suffer Lifelong Loss of Ability to Walk, Talk, See or Hear

A 5-month-old Hoffman Estates girl is in critical condition, and possibly left disabled, according to a Cook County State’s Attorney and doctors, who also say she suffered a devastating brain injury caused by her babysitter. […]