A 23-year-old woman faces a first-degree murder charge stemming from the fatal shooting last week of a Des Plaines man on Chicago's Northwest Side, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting. Aida Busatlic, of Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood, appeared in Cook County court on the charge Monday, where a judge ordered her held without bond. According to the Cook County State's Attorney's Office, Busatlic and several others, including 26-year-old Spiros Ibrem of Des Plaines, spent Thursday evening together in downtown Chicago before heading to a home on the 5000 block of North Bernard Street. The group continued to hang out in the basement of the home and drank alcohol, prosecutors said.About 9 a.m., one of the members of the group left the basement to go to sleep and saw Busatlic and Ibrem sitting on the floor and talking, prosecutors said. About 30 minutes later, the same person was awakened by the sound of a gunshot and saw Busatlic run out of the basement with the gun and blood on … [Read more...] about Report: Woman charged in Des Plaines man’s slaying in Chicago
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CLINTON — Necropsies have been performed on two dogs found dead in their Clinton yard last month and an investigation remains open. A resident in the area of 1800 North and 3000 West returned home May 23 to find his two dogs dead, possibly from poisoning, Clinton police said. RELATED: Suspicious dog deaths being investigated in Clinton Davis County Animal Care and Control declined Monday to disclose the results of the necropsies. “There are no suspects at the moment,” Director Rhett Nicks said. “We’re still talking to people.” Nicks also declined to discuss potential causes of the deaths. Clinton Police Chief Bill Chilson said in May that officers couldn’t determine whether the animals were poisoned but added, ‘It’s kind of strange both dogs died at the same time.” Meanwhile, in an apparently unrelated Plain City case last week, a resident found a piece of hot dog containing rat poison, said Ashley Haslam, Weber County … [Read more...] about Was rat poison in hot dog found in Plain City a pet poisoning attempt?
A 23-year-old woman is charged with killing a man Friday morning while drinking with friends at a North Park neighborhood home on the Northwest Side. Aida Busatlic, of the Lincoln Square neighborhood, appeared Monday for a bail hearing on a charge of first-degree murder at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse. Busatlic and several others, including 26-year-old Spiros Ibrem of Des Plaines, spent Thursday evening together in downtown Chicago before heading to the home in the 5000 block of North Bernard Street, according to the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office. The group continued to hang out in the basement of the home and drank alcohol, prosecutors said. During that time, Busatlic took out a semi-automatic handgun and showed it to several people. Others reported they saw her remove the gun’s magazine and saw it was loaded with bullets. Aida Busatlic | Chicago Police About 9 a.m., one of the members of the group left the basement to go to sleep and saw Busatlic … [Read more...] about Woman, 23, charged with murder in Northwest Side shooting of Des Plaines man
Thick fog blanketing the Denver metro area will give way to sunshine in the early afternoon Monday before clouds will build up and thunder crackle in the afternoon. There’s a 50 percent chance for afternoon rain. Temperatures will rise to around 77 degrees in Denver, according to the National Weather Service in Boulder. “Scattered thunderstorms will develop this afternoon and evening over the Front Range foothills and northeast plains. A few storms may be severe with large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain. Storms may linger well into the evening hours. A few weak tornadoes are possible over in northeast Colorado, the NWS says. Low clouds, drizzle, & patchy fog will dissipate by late morning across the northeast plains. Scattered storms will develop by afternoon over the Front Range foothills & northeast plains. A few storms may be severe with large hail, damaging winds & heavy rain. #cowx pic.twitter.com/kb6JU2r4m6 — NWS Boulder (@NWSBoulder) June 18, … [Read more...] about Fog, rain, afternoon storms with hail in Denver, tornadoes possible on Eastern Plains