mchenry county

Woodstock Man Acquitted of Setting Woman Afire
WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man has been acquitted of attempted murder and aggravated battery for allegedly spraying a female acquaintance with an accelerant and setting her afire.
A McHenry County jury deliberated for about four hours Thursday before returning a not guilty verdic…
McHenry County Deputy Dies After October Shooting
WOODSTOCK. Ill. (AP) — McHenry County authorities say a sheriff's deputy shot last year while responding to a call of domestic violence call has died.
The sheriff's department says Deputy Dwight Maness was still recovering from injuries he sustained less than a year ago a shooting in …
McHenry County Courthouse Work Finishes Over Budget
WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — Unexpected costs during restoration of a suburban McHenry County courthouse have pushed the total price tag for the project to more than $1 million.
The Northwest Herald in Crystal Lake reports the restoration of the roof and dome at the Old Courthouse in Woodstock origin…
Former McHenry County Deputy Gets 50 Years in Prison in Child Sex Case
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A former northern Illinois sheriff's deputy who investigated child pornography was sentenced Wednesday to 50 years in federal prison on charges involving sex with a minor.
Gregory Pyle, 39, of Crest Hill pleaded guilty last December, admitting that he brought a boy over state li…