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16 Detainees Face Mob Action Charges Following Jail Fight

February 26, 2018

Sixteen Cook County Jail detainees found to have been involved in a fight on a maximum security housing tier have been indicted for mob action, Sheriff Thomas J. Dart announced today. The fight was reported at approximately 9:30 p.m. on Feb. 16 in Division 9. Two inmates wer... [Read More]