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Shooting Victim on Rose Ave Drives to Palatine High School, Then Wilson St and Rohlwing Rd, Palatine

165 Video at two investigation scenes in Palatine: Apartment lot at 1748 North Rose Avenue and the intersection of Rohlwing Road and Wilson Street, Palatine. Palatine police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 12:55 PM Tuesday July […]

Paul A Zalewski, homicide suspect who allegedly burned Jeep with dead victim inside
CRIME BLOG B

Communications, Surveillance Video Showing Suspect’s Face and Body Leads to Arrest of Paul Zalewski in Jeep Fire Homicide

768 POLICE ATTEND DRUG DEAL THAT LEADS TO ARREST OF KILLER AT SCENE OF CRIME 5 DAYS AFTER ARLINGTON HEIGHTS MAN WAS SHOT DEAD AND BURNED Paul A. Zalewski, a 21-year-old Mount Prospect resident, has […]

Paul Zalewski, homicide suspect Mount Prospect
CRIME BLOG B

Suspect Arrested for First Degree Murder, Concealment of Murder in Death of Man Found Shot in Burning Jeep in Mount Prospect

172 The Mount Prospect Police Department announced on Thursday February 22, 2018 the arrest of Paul A. Zalewski, 21 years old, of 2 East Berkshire Lane, Mount Prospect, for the murder of Vladimir Esquivel, following […]

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Crimes Notebook

Melissa Bridgewater Shot, Killed Near Spring and Harger Road in Oak Brook

Map looking North on Spring Road toward the crime scene in Oak Brook, Illinois.

Oak Brook police responded about 6:15 a.m. Friday, New Year’s Day to report of shots fired near Spring and Harger Roads in Oak Brook. When police arrived to the area just east of Oak Brook Shopping Center, they found a female in a vehicle with a gunshot wound.

Melissa Bridgewater, 45, was shot in her car. She was leaving the Doubletree Hotel at 1909 Spring Road when she was shot by an unknown offender. The victim’s ex-husband, Jerry L. Hudson, 48, has been declared by police as a person of interest wanted for questioning in the case. […]

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Shooter Suspect Travis M. Goorley, 26, Arrested in Schaumburg Shooting on American Lane

Schaumburg Police Department has arrested Travis M. Goorley, 26, of the 1500 block of River Drive in Glen Ellyn, after investigating a shooting near the Hyatt Summerfield Suites at 1251 American Lane about 3:00 a.m. Sunday. Travis Goorley was arrested at a Lombard hotel Tuesday or Wednesday. Bond was set […]