Jury Deadlocked in Champaign Attempted Murder Case, Verdict Pending for Shooting That Left Man Partially Paralyzed

URBANA, Ill. – A Champaign County jury was unable to reach a verdict on Wednesday in the attempted murder trial of Coreyon A. Duncan, a Champaign man accused of a May 2020 shooting that left another man partially paralyzed. After eight hours of deliberation, the jurors were unable to come to a unanimous decision on the charges of attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm. During the trial, prosecutors presented evidence that Duncan shot the victim multiple times on the evening of May 26, 2020, outside a house on Ridgewood Drive. The victim, who … Read more

Peoria County Grand Jury Indicts Two Individuals in Separate Cases of Attempted Sexual Meet-ups with Minors

PEORIA, Ill. – Two individuals in Peoria County have been indicted by a grand jury for attempting to meet with minors for sexual encounters in separate cases. Gary Sherwin, a 65-year-old resident of Roodhouse, has been formally charged with one count of Indecent Solicitation of a Child. Sherwin was arrested by the Chillicothe Police task force on March 4, following allegations that he had arrived in Chillicothe with the intention of engaging in sexual contact with a child. The task force has identified at least two potential victims involved in the case. Sherwin was released … Read more

Arizona Grand Jury Subpoenas Republicans Involved in Attempted 2020 Election Overturn

Phoenix, Arizona – A grand jury in Arizona has issued subpoenas to Republicans involved in the effort to overturn the 2020 presidential election by submitting falsified paperwork claiming that Donald Trump won the state’s 11 electoral votes. The exact number of subpoenas issued to the Trump electors is unclear, but most of the 11 individuals received the legal documents on Wednesday. The subpoenas request that each of the Republicans testify before the grand jury regarding their role in the elector plan. These subpoenas come as part of a year-long investigation led by Arizona Attorney General … Read more

Attempted Murder Plot Unveiled: Bethalto Man Indicted by Madison Grand Jury

BETHALTO, Ill. – A grand jury in Madison County, Illinois has indicted a man from Bethalto on charges of attempted murder. The indictment comes after a thorough investigation by local law enforcement into an incident that occurred on February 12th of this year. The accused individual, whose name has not been disclosed, is alleged to have committed the crime near Bethalto. Although specific details about the incident have not been released, authorities have confirmed that it involved an act of violence against another person. The victim’s identity and current condition have not been made public. … Read more