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Patrick Vaughan, 19, reported the incident to Fairfield Police on Thursday, saying he was terrified of the perpetrators and too shaken up to have come forward earlier. Comment?
Courtesy of the Franklin County Historic Preservation Society / Associated Press Above: This 1928 photo provided by the Franklin County Historic Preservation Society in Benton, Ill., shows bootlegging gangster Charlie Birger, center, on the gallows just before his public hanging in Benton. Comment?
The mayor of Bridgeport, Ill., entered a guilty plea Wednesday to three counts of mail fraud and one count of obstruction of justice. Comment?
Daniel J. Fulkerson, 39, was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court at Benton, Ill., after admitting he and two other men conspired to grow 132 pot plants last summer. Comment?
After spending several days at a transfer facility, former Gallatin County Sheriff Raymond M. Martin has been transferred to a high-security federal penitentiary in Tucson, Ariz., where he will begin serving two life sentences for dealing drugs and witness tampering. Comment?
Walter L. Dawkins, a Fairfield, Ill., dentist, has been sentenced to a year and a day in federal prison after pleading guilty to one count of health care fraud and two counts of illegal dispensation of a schedule II controlled substance, hydrocodone. Comment?
A Ridgway, Ill. man faces 5 to 40 years in federal prison after entering a guilty plea today to charges he was growing more than 100 marijuana plants in rural Gallatin County. Comment?
Warren Michael Morris, 32 of West Salem, Ill., Debra E. Harms, 41 of Olney, Ill., and Patricia Ann Utley, 52 of Olney, Ill. Comment?
Federal prosecutors now say that former Gallatin County Sheriff Raymond M. Martin was not in possession of cocaine when they searched his Williamson County jail cell on Oct. Comment?
The discovery was noted in a 22-page government memorandum filed Tuesday ahead of Martin's Dec. Comment?
Teresa J. Henson, 45 of Jonesboro, Ill., drew a 135-month sentence Tuesday in U.S. District Court at Benton, Ill. Comment?
A federal lawsuit filed by former Wayne County, Ill., Sheriff Jimmy Hinkle, who is also an ex-Illinois State Police master sergeant, against two Illinois State Police detectives has been dismissed. Comment?