Friday, January 12, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 11:30 a.m.
Featured image: James Randle, of Stone Park, who was arrested on Jan. 11 in connection to a fatal home invasion on Jan. 4 in Maywood. | Courtesy Maywood Police Department
A Stone Park man faces multiple charges in connection to a Jan. 4 home invasion in Maywood that left a man dead and three people wounded.
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Wednesday, January 10, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
A suspect involved in an auto theft that began in Maywood was apprehended on the campus of Oak Park and River Forest High School on Jan. 10, according to a statement District 200 spokesperson Karin Sullivan released Wednesday afternoon.
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Friday, Jan. 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 1/7/18
Featured image: The scene of a Jan. 4 homicide, on the 500 block of Lake Street in Maywood.
One man is dead and three people were wounded after a shooting that happened on Jan. 4 in Maywood, according to Maywood police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
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Tuesday, January 2, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
Two men were wounded after a shooting that happened outside of a Maywood restaurant a little after 2 p.m. on Jan. 2, according to Maywood police.
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Thursday, December 26, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
During a Dec. 19 regular board meeting, members of the village’s Board of Police and Fire Commission swore in Officer Lizet Ochoa, who Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley said is the first female officer hired in the department “in approximately eight years.”
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Sunday, December 24, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
So far this year, there have been 10 murders in Maywood, five more than took place in 2016, according to Maywood Police Chief Valdimir Talley.
The chief said that he believes pending federal gun legislation designed to make it easier to carry concealed firearms across state lines would only exacerbate the village’s violent crime problem.
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Tuesday, December 19, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || UPDATED: 12/20/17
Featured image: Maywood grocery, on the 1100 block of Madison St., in Maywood, where two people were found shot on Tuesday afternoon. | Google Earth
One man is dead and a woman is in the hospital after a shooting inside of a Maywood grocery store during the early afternoon of Dec. 19, according to Maywood police.
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