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DeKalb, Illinois
Monday, April 23, 2018
On January 30th, at approximately 5:43pm, the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office was called to 8365 Twombly Rd. by a repossession company that was reporting the vehicle owner had pulled a shotgun on them and pointed it at them. They still removed the vehicle from the residence and were waiting...
On 12/27/17, at approximately 4:04 pm the Sycamore Police Department responded to the BP Petro Station at 1615 DeKalb Ave. for a reported armed robbery. Officers arrived and began searching the area for a white male in his late 20's to early 30's approximately 5'10 to 6' with an average...
On 11/20/17 Waterman Police assisted the DeKalb county Sheriff's Department with serving an arrest warrant on Trenton J. Kwaitek (22) of the 2300 block of Laurel Lane is Sycamore. Kwaitek, who is on the Illinois Murderer and Violent Offender Against youth Registry, was wanted on a warrant for failing...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into a series of car burglaries that occurred in DeKalb. Sometime between Sunday night, 11/12/17 and Monday afternoon, 11/13/17, twelve vehicles were burglarized. The burglaries occurred in the area of the following locations, the 500 block of Kendall Ln., 300 block of Pond St.,...
On Monday, November 13th , 2017 at approximately 12:30 p.m., the DeKalb Police Department responded to Wal-Mart, located in the 2300 block of Sycamore Road, regarding a person having been battered. Upon arriving at the scene, Officers spoke with the victim who relayed that while shopping, a male subject...
On November 10th , 2017, at approximately 7:20 p.m., the DeKalb Police Department was notified by Kishwaukee Community Hospital staff, that a two year old child had sustained a severe brain injury under suspicious circumstances and that the child had been transferred to Lurie Hospital in Chicago. The DeKalb Police...
The Sheriff's Office announces the conclusion of a drug investigation that began Oct. 1, 2017. The investigation started Oct. 1 when two County Jail inmates, Angelica Sanders D.O.B. 1/13/88 of Sycamore and Nichole Senatre D.O.B. 6/29/84 of DeKalb, suffered medical related issues from heroin ingestion. Both inmates were transported to...
Over the past week the DeKalb Police Department has investigated the report of several pellet gun incidents. Suspects are firing pellet guns from vehicles causing property damage. Suspects are additionally firing pellets at pedestrians and have caused minor injuries to victims. The suspect vehicle in these cases vary, different...
On Thursday, October 12, 2017, at approximately 11:36 p.m., the NIU Police Department received a report that the DeKalb City Police Department is investigating an off-campus armed robbery that occurred at approximately 11:30 p.m. in the area of the 1300 block of West Lincoln Highway. The victim reported to police...
On October 8th , 2017, officers responded to the 800 block of Greenbrier Road in reference to reports of gun shots being fired. Officers located several witnesses/victims and initiated an investigation. Upon searching the area that witnesses directed officers to several spent shell casings and other items of evidence were located. It...
Crime Stoppers is seeking information into a burglary and a theft that have recently occurred. On 9/21/17, a victim reported the theft of a surveyor GPS and GPS tripod, taken from the area of Old State Rd. and Barchard Rd. Both items were taken on the same day as...
A DeKalb man has been sentenced to 60 years in prison, for the October 2015 shooting of a man on the front porch of his home on Pleasant Street. 27-year-old Christopher Gerken appeared before Judge Robbin Stuckert on Tuesday for sentencing; he was convicted in August of shooting 26-year-old Matthew...