WAKO News

LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Sunday arrested a wanted local man. 40 year old Christopher Fox of Lawrenceville was charged with Failure to Appear in Court and was also wanted on an Indiana Department of

Continue Reading »

OLNEY HOMICIDE SHOOTING

The Illinois State Police along with Richland County and other law enforcement agencies across the area are on the lookout for the suspect in a homicide shooting incident Sunday in Olney. 19 year

Continue Reading »

EDGAR COUNTY DEATH

Authorities in Edgar County say that an elderly Paris woman died in her home of carbon monoxide poisoning. The body of 70 year old Marcella Bright was discovered after friends called police for a

Continue Reading »