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November 20, 2021 9:32 AM

Police Activity on Butterfield Rd.

Elmhurst Police are in the area of Eldridge Lane for a domestic situation. There is significant police activity on Butterfield between Prospect and Spring. Please use alternative routes to avoid this area.

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November 20, 2021 3:07 PM

UPDATE: On Saturday, November 20, 2021 at 7:15 a.m. Elmhurst Police responded to a report of a woman who was being held against her will in the 1100 block of Eldridge Lane.  

Police believed that a firearm was involved and additional assistance was provided from neighboring agencies. As a result, several adjacent residents were evacuated and local traffic was diverted away from the area. After significant time in negotiations with the male who was in the unit, the woman was able to leave the town home with the assistance of police.  The male was then taken into custody at 12:45 and subsequently transported to the Elmhurst Police Station for further investigation.

November 1, 2021 6:06 PM

Elmhurst Police Ask the Public for Help in locating a Missing Person, Astrid Blume

UPDATE: She was found safe! An Elmhurst resident with a keen eye recognized her from the Facebook alert and called 911 after seeing her in the area west of the City Centre. Thank you Elmhurst! You did a great job!

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September 7, 2021 1:57 PM

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for parts of Illinois and Indiana until 9 PM CDT. This includes Elmhurst, IL. Hail up to golf ball size has already been reported with the storms currently moving across northern Illinois, and additional large...

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