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‘Johnny, no!’: Alleged details of Northfield murder disclosed in court as bail is denied

August 16, 2018 by Megan Bernard, Editor, and Eric DeGrechie, Managing Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

Based on the charges facing the suspect of a Northfield shooting, John Gately III, of Winnetka, a Cook County judge ruled Thursday afternoon in bond court that there will be no bail set for the suspect.

Gately, 66, was charged with one...

BREAKING: 72-yr-old man shot, killed in Northfield; Suspect apprehended in Winnetka

August 13, 2018 by Megan Bernard, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

A suspect is in custody in relation to a domestic-related fatal shooting in Northfield that killed a 72-year-old resident, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Stephen Shapiro, a 72-year-old Chicago lawyer, was shot and...

BREAKING: Brother-in-law charged with murder of Northfield attorney

by Megan Bernard, Editor News, Breaking, Police-Fire

Homicide charges were filed Wednesday in the fatal shooting of a 72-year-old Northfield resident Monday night, according to the Village of Northfield.

Authorities arrested John Gately III, 66, of Winnetka, Monday evening for...

Police Reports: Wood thrown at passing motorist on Maple Row

by Staff Report News, Police-Fire

A motorist reported at 11:41 a.m. Aug. 3, a male subject threw a piece of wood at his vehicle and yelled at him before leaving the scene in the 300 block of Maple Row. There was no damage to the victim’s vehicle and they did not want...

Police Reports: 72-year-old man ticketed for disorderly conduct

by Staff Report News, Police-Fire

Demetri G. Alexander, 72, of Deerfield, was issued a municipal citation for disorderly conduct at 5:59 p.m. July 22 in the 500 block of Lincoln Avenue. This citation was issued subsequent to a reported disturbance in progress in the...