BREAKING: Maywood Police Arrest Suspect In Murder of Milton Carswell

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 || By Michael Romain  A Maywood man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Milton Carswell last month, Maywood Police announced. On Monday, June 30, Jeffery Sandridge, 32, of Maywood, was charged with one count of First Degree Murder. Sandridge appeared in court yesterday morning at Maybrook Court House in Maywood, where he received a bond of $1.5 million. … Continue reading BREAKING: Maywood Police Arrest Suspect In Murder of Milton Carswell

Obituaries: Bette Sturges, Frank Grace, James Fairley, Jr., Milton Carswell, Jr.,

SPONSORED BY: Friday, May 16, 2014 Bette Lawande Sturges (September 19, 1950 – April 18, 2014) Born Bette Lawanda Brewer on September 19, 1950, to Willie and Dorothy Brewer in Chicago, Illinois–she was affectionately called “”Dexter.” She attended Washington Elementary School in Maywood. After graduating, she continued her education at Proviso East High School, where she graduated in 1968. Bette was employed by the U.S. Postal … Continue reading Obituaries: Bette Sturges, Frank Grace, James Fairley, Jr., Milton Carswell, Jr.,

BREAKING: One Man Killed In 18th Avenue Shooting, Assailant Still At-Large

Saturday, May 3, 2014  One man was fatally wounded in a shooting that occurred at around 6:08 PM in the parking lot of 34 South 18th Avenue in Maywood. Milton Carswell, 49, was shot once in the head by an unknown black male who exited a vehicle, fired and fled the scene, according to Maywood Police. Mr. Carswell was pronounced dead on the scene at around … Continue reading BREAKING: One Man Killed In 18th Avenue Shooting, Assailant Still At-Large