Breaking: Body Pulled from Des Plaines Near 1st and Washington
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Breaking: Body Pulled from Des Plaines Near 1st and Washington

Friday, May 12, 2017 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 5:45 p.m.  According to a CBS Local report, “A dead body was discovered in the Des Plaines River Friday as work clews cleaned debris along a bridge, Illinois State Police said.” The report noted that the body, which has not been identified, was … Continue reading

‘He Was All About His Daughter,’ Say Relatives, Friends of Slain Maywood Man
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‘He Was All About His Daughter,’ Say Relatives, Friends of Slain Maywood Man

Ryan Jones, the 23-year-old Maywood native who was murdered on May 2 with his newborn daughter. | Facebook/Ryan Jones Wednesday, May 10, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews Ryan Jones, the 23-year-old Maywood native who was shot to death during an apparent drive-by shooting that happened in broad daylight last Tuesday on the 400 … Continue reading

Breaking: Victim of Tuesday’s Drive-By in Maywood Dies, Identified as Ryan Jones
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Breaking: Victim of Tuesday’s Drive-By in Maywood Dies, Identified as Ryan Jones

Tuesday,  May 2, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews A drive-by shooting that happened in broad daylight Tuesday afternoon in Maywood has left one man dead. The shooting happened on the 400 block of South 21st Ave. at around 1 p.m., police said. The victim, 23-year-old Ryan Jones, (pictured), was pronounced dead after being … Continue reading

Breaking: Daylight Drive-By Shooting in Maywood Leaves One Injured, May 2
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Breaking: Daylight Drive-By Shooting in Maywood Leaves One Injured, May 2

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews A drive-by shooting that happened in broad daylight Tuesday afternoon in Maywood has left at least one unidentified person injured. The shooting happened on the 400 block of South 21st Ave. at around 1 p.m., police said. Maywood police could only confirm that the shooting … Continue reading

Breaking: Lyft Driver Killed in Maywood on Thursday
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Breaking: Lyft Driver Killed in Maywood on Thursday

Thursday, April 27, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews One man is dead after a shooting that happened at the corner of Oak Street and 14th Avenue in Maywood Thursday morning. According to Maywood police, Adaranijo Adekunte, 53, was fatally injured during a shooting that reportedly happened at around 1:36 a.m. Adekunte, whose place … Continue reading