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Police help pregnant woman who jumped out of car to escape

A pregnant woman jumped from a moving car Wednesday morning to escape her mother’s boyfriend, according to police, after he wouldn’t let her out of the car and threatened to kill her. Jerome D. Williams, 35, of Racine, is charged with false imprisonment, second-degree recklessly endangering safety, disorderly conduct and battery. He is being held […]

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Police: Chicago man netted in prescription fraud

A Chicago man falsely used a physician’s information to get an allergy drug with codeine from pharmacies, according to a criminal complaint. Jonathan Lloyd, 51, is charged with 32 crimes here after police say he was responsible for a string of fraudulent prescriptions. the charges include obtaining a controlled substance by fraud, personal identity theft, […]