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Updated at 6:32 PM

After a two-day bench trial Danyel BJ Smith, 25, of Elmwood, was found guilty by Judge Jeffery O’Connor of both Class X felony predatory criminal sexual assault and Class X felony aggravated kidnapping of a victim under the age of 13.The charges in Henry County Circuit Court stem from an incident from Aug. 21, 2015, at the Hatzer-Nordstrom Equip-ment auction in Annawan.Class X is the most serious class of felonies, and a Class X felony is punishable by six to 30...

Updated at 3:24 PM

GALESBURG — A juvenile case against a Galesburg man was dismissed and re-filed in adult court after he recently turned 18. Drake A. Mortensen, 18, of North Arthur Street, had a video bond appearance Friday afternoon before Knox...

Updated Apr 28, 2016 at 5:43 PM

Clutching a stuffed bear, a 7-year-old girl, the alleged victim of Danyel BJ Smith, 25, of Elmwood testified Thursday about a kidnapping and sexual assault incident from Aug. 21, 2015 at the Hatzer-Nordstrom auction in Annawan.

Updated Apr 28, 2016 at 2:43 PM

GALESBURG — A Galesburg man took a plea deal Thursday in a bank robbery case. Tyson R. Stevens, 39, of Illinois Avenue, pleaded guilty to felony counts of robbery and unlawful use of a credit or debit card. The following...

Updated Apr 28, 2016 at 2:05 PM

GALESBURG — Bond reductions were denied Thursday for two co-defendants in the Dakota Tinkham murder case. Knox County Judge Paul Mangieri increased the bond amount for Raymond M. Gabel, 18, of Country Elms Estates, from $1 million to...

Updated Apr 27, 2016 at 5:34 PM

A Henry County jury took just 38 minutes Wednesday to find Thomas D. Schaefer, 46, of Kewanee, guilty of Class 2 felony counts of production and possession of between 50 and 200 cannabis plants.Schaefer is charged with growing...

Updated Apr 27, 2016 at 1:00 PM

GALESBURG — A Chicago man pleaded guilty in a drug case Wednesday. What happened? Jamar M. Purnell, 39, Chicago, pleaded guilty to one felony count of possession of cannabis. Counts of felony cannabis trafficking and...

Updated Apr 27, 2016 at 11:59 AM

CHICAGO — Dennis Hastert, the Republican who for eight years presided over the House and was second in the line of succession to the presidency, was sentenced Wednesday to more than a year in prison in the hush-money case that included...

Updated Apr 26, 2016 at 9:12 PM

GALESBURG (GHMI) — A Knox County jury on Tuesday found a Chicago man guilty of murder in the stabbing of a Galesburg man in 2014.

Updated Apr 26, 2016 at 7:14 PM

OREGON — The Stillman Valley High School cheerleader who was driving the car involved in a crash that claimed the lives of two people appeared in Ogle County Juvenile Court today. Alison Seiler, 18, sat with her attorney Debra...

Updated Apr 26, 2016 at 6:43 PM

The jury in the trial of Thomas D. Schaefer Tuesday saw items ranging from water purifiers to portable air conditioners which the prosecution says were seized from Schaefer’s home and were used for growing marijuanaSchaefer...

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