Category: Crime

Maywood Man Arrested After Threatening Elementary School

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Willie Little, who was arrested on May 14 for assaulting a principal and threatening a Maywood school. | Maywood Police Department 

A Maywood man was arrested on May 14 after he confronted a principal and threatened those in attendance at a local grade school, according to Maywood police.

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Maywood Man Sentenced To Over 6 Years For Identity Theft, Tax Fraud

Friday, May 11, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 5:34 p.m.

A Maywood man was sentenced on May 10 to federal prison for identity theft and tax fraud, according to a statement released by the Internal Revenue Service’s criminal investigation office.

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Maywood Woman Charged In Fatal May 6 Hit And Run On I-290

Wednesday, June 9, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Klenshaye Little, of Maywood. | Illinois State Police 

A Maywood woman has been charged with five felonies, including one count of leaving the scene of a fatal accident and four counts of failure to report an accident resulting in injury, according to multiple reports.

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Madison St. Partially Shut Down After Police Pursuit Ends In Multi-Car Crash

Friday, May 4, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 10:53 p.m.

Featured image: Madison St. shut down after a multi-car collision that resulted from a police pursuit on May 4. | Shanel Romain 

Law enforcement officials are still piecing together the circumstances of a multiple-vehicle crash that happened not long after 8 p.m. in Maywood, according to several eyewitnesses and emergency dispatch records.

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Mother Of Maywood 1-Year-Old Slain In 2013 Sentenced To 35 Years

Friday, May 4, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: LeKeshia Baker, 27, who was sentenced to 35 years in prison on May 3. | Chicago Police Department 

A Maywood woman who on May 3 pleaded guilty to murder in the April 2013 death of her 1-year-old son has been sentenced to prison, according to multiple media reports.

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Maywood Police Arrest 1 In April 26 Raid

Thursday, April 26, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Drugs, a gun and cash seized during an April 26 raid by the Maywood Tactical Unit. | Courtesy Maywood Police Department 

Maywood police executed a search warrant on April 26 that resulted in one arrest and the seizure of a gun, drugs and cash.

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Maywood Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Sold Drugs Near School

Saturday, April 21, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Drugs and cashed seized by law enforcement officials on April 20 in Maywood. | Courtesy Maywood Police Department 

Maywood police have arrested a man who was caught allegedly selling drugs near a school in the village.

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