Bellwood Man Sentenced in 2009 Murder Case

Friday, May 29, 2015 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || 5/26/15 || By Thomas Vogel An unresolved 2009 murder case finally concluded this past April. The six-year-old case, which included a hung jury, ended with the accused man accepting a plea deal. Around 10 p.m. on June 15, 2009, Kenyana Bates, an 18-year-old University of Illinois student, sat in a parked car outside an … Continue reading Bellwood Man Sentenced in 2009 Murder Case

BREAKING: Broadview Man Sentenced to 40 Years for 2011 Maywood Murder

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 || By Michael Romain  The Office of Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez has announced today that a Broadview man convicted in the 2011 murder of Tyrone Carter, 48, outside of a Popeye’s Chicken restaurant at 1019 W. Roosevelt Road in Maywood has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. Gregory Coppage, 56, (pictured left) was convicted of murdering Carter after … Continue reading BREAKING: Broadview Man Sentenced to 40 Years for 2011 Maywood Murder