Tuesday, September 19, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
A Maywood man was arrested during a raid carried out by a Maywood Police drug tactical unit and members of Cook County’s High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area task force early on Sept. 19.
Law enforcement authorities arrested Jamal Howlett, 32, at his home on the 1600 block of South 8th Ave. in Maywood on early Tuesday morning, said Maywood Lt. Dennis Diaz.
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Thursday, September 7, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 4:49 p.m.
One man is dead after a multi-car collision that happened in Maywood on Sept. 6, according to police.
The incident happened at the corner of 15th Ave. and St. Charles Rd., at around 5:09 p.m., according to Maywood Police Officer Pirsia Allen, who said he was on the scene of the crash when it happened.
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Tuesday, September 5, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 9/7/17
Funeral arrangements have been announced for a teenager who was fatally shot on Aug. 30 on the 600 block of 11th Ave. in Maywood.
The victim, who has been identified by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office as 14-year-old Michael Jones (pictured, left, at a younger age), of Maywood, was rushed to Loyola University Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead the next day.
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Sunday, September 3, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
A Maywood man has died after a tragic motorcycle accident that happened on Saturday evening, according to authorities.
Demetrius D. Talley, 32, of Maywood (pictured), was traveling south bound at 17th Ave. and Maywood Drive in Maywood on Sept. 2, when he struck the side of a vehicle, according to Maywood Police Lt. Dennis Diaz.
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Thursday, August 31, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
A juvenile who had been in critical condition at Loyola University Medical Center after an afternoon shooting in Maywood on Aug. 30 has died, according to authorities.
The shooting happened at around 4 p.m. on Aug. 30 on the 600 block of 11th Ave. in Maywood, said Maywood Police Chief Val Talley, who added that this is the village’s ninth homicide of 2017.
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Wednesday, August 30, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
A juvenile is in critical condition at Loyola University Medical Center after an afternoon shooting in Maywood, according to authorities.
The shooting happened at around 4 p.m. on Aug. 30 on the 600 block of 11th Ave. in Maywood, said Maywood Police Chief Val Talley. The identity of the victim, who sustained multiple gunshot wounds, has not been revealed.
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Thursday, August 3, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews || Photo: Getty Images
The village of Maywood is taking applications for entry level police officer, according to a notification placed on the village’s website. The deadline for returning completed applications is 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 23 (this is not a postmarked date).
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