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Joshua Miner. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
Johnny appleseed July 23, 2014 at 12:16 pm
Can the patch never show this things picture anymore? It's like she fell out of the ugly tree andRead More after hitting every branch on the way down someone picked her up by her feet and used her face to chop the ugly tree down only to land on this things face once more
Ireland July 23, 2014 at 12:43 pm
Amen, Johnny! If Joliet Patch believes it's ok to use the mug shot of someone who died, they shouldRead More be using the mug shot for this POS. It's good enough for the other 3 ... why is this one so special? Well, she isn't.
Francisco Espinal-Quiroz, 51, could face more charges in the highway deaths of four people Monday, July 21, including Ulrike Blopleh of Channahon.
joe brewer July 23, 2014 at 11:40 am
If it was Mrs. Mars here in Virginia doing the killing he would get off with a 5000 dollar fine!
Pat F July 23, 2014 at 11:59 am
My prayers and thoughts go to all involved in this tragic happening....However, it said on the newsRead More the truck driver needed an interpreter?? Why?? He's been collecting violations for over 22 years according to his DMV record?? Wake up people!! Now they are giving licenses to all Illegals?!?!? This is America and we use English as our language.. Learn it or go home!! This won't stop all the accidents, but it will surely put a dent in the totals.......
Tristan July 23, 2014 at 12:17 pm
With regard to the construction on I55 taking so long - The employees from D Construction that IRead More have talked to tell me the state doesn't pay their bills. So D Construction sends their guys to work on the project as long as the money comes in...and when the State misses payments, then D stops construction until the money starts coming in again. I'm not defending anyone; just sharing information.
junk yard Dawg July 23, 2014 at 07:52 am
Put that Mexican in jail for life what a piece of shit
joe July 23, 2014 at 10:05 am
Vehicular Homicide charges will follow very soon, and he'll do some serious time in prison. His lifeRead More changed dramatically when he collided with car #1.
junk yard Dawg July 23, 2014 at 10:25 am
Lock his ass up and throw the key away.
With the vehicles involved in the crash still in the background, Illinois State Police held a press conference Monday, raising the death toll to five from Monday's two crashes on I-55 moments apart.
amanda July 22, 2014 at 08:48 am
and the names have been released: Three women and one girl were killed in the crash. They have beenRead More identified as: Kimberly K. Britton, 43, of Urbana; Piper Britton, 11, of Urbana; Vicky L. Palacios, 54, of Coal City; and Ulrike P. Blopleh, 48, of Channahon.
PatchMaster July 22, 2014 at 12:37 pm
Last year when the construction in that area began and the crashes started adding up there was anRead More out cry about what to do about it. Well the state police and local and state legislators got together to try and find ways to reduce the amount of accidents in the area. Nice job guys-NOT. I know it is not solely the fault of local and state officials, blame must also go to those who drive recklessly. And by that I mean anything that distracts you from your PRIMARY job which is safely and legally operating your motor vehicle. Having higher speed limits is not the problem. Trucks ignoring the law that states their speed limit is 55mph is so widely ignored that they are a major contributor to the problem. Now I know there are people who will come on here and defend trucker drivers but who hit who here? In both crashes a truck was the initiator, need I say more? Regardless of what the state does there will always be stupid drivers, and as long as we have construction zones and stupid drivers we will have crashes and loss of life.
Kristine Neumann July 22, 2014 at 03:03 pm
Speed is the problem. I don't think anyone drives 55 on the expressways. Everyone is in a hurry,Read More for what I don't know. Just to save a few minutes?
A Pace bus outside the Will County courthouse. Credit: Joseph Hosey
Tony July 22, 2014 at 10:22 pm
Those dam white people in those crime ridden white neighborhoods. They move into black neighborhoodsRead More , destroy it and bring in all their drug dealing, gang bangn and illegitimate fatherless baby factories. They also shoot up schools and theaters ever day. Just watch the news. How DO the black people tolerate it ? Dam those white people.
Seer_ July 22, 2014 at 11:00 pm
Shantel- Newtown shooting was never actually proven to have happened.
Seer_ July 22, 2014 at 11:01 pm
Shantey- actually my grandpappy never spoke to one of his daughters again after she married aRead More knee-groe.
Credit: Todd Sherman / Northern Illinois FireGround Photos
Shantel July 22, 2014 at 10:49 am
It was reported that the driver was speeding and over corrected. A witness said they sped pass them.Read More This tragedy could have been avoided. The sad thing us we tell our kids to be safe and then this happens. My prayers go out for the family.
Kimberly July 22, 2014 at 06:02 pm
He is not a teen because he was 22. And he can't get charged with anything since he was deadRead More instantly. Two people died, the 22 year old and the passenger who got sent to Peoria. I knew the driver and it was reported he was drunk. So there is an underage drunk driver who killed 2 people....
Debra harris July 22, 2014 at 11:25 pm
Jimmy was my stepson'' I raised him for ten years plus''inever stopped believing in you,,'he was aRead More great kid,,,I loved him like a son!!!I forgive you buddy for all the bad we went through,,,you never believed in god,,,but I know he has you in his arms,,,my prayers go out to my ex husband James Harris jr'''you will always be in my heart
Credit: ABC 7 Chicago
EAGLEYE July 22, 2014 at 10:06 pm
Truth, the driver of that tractor trailer rig has only so far been charged with log bookRead More falsification. I had posted earlier that if what is alleged comes out to be fact, that guy needs to get a minimum of 25 years in the penitentiary. Well, I just heard on the six o'clock news that he is likely to be charged soon with vehicular homicide, which carries a maximum sentence of 28 years.
EAGLEYE July 22, 2014 at 10:22 pm
Ex-Jolietian, obviously the troopers cannot hammer them all, but they can and will crackdown on theRead More ones that break the law. They will do that for sure along with doing tough roadside safety inspections of their rigs. Any time there is an accident of this magnitude involving tractor trailer rigs, you will see stepped up police action on these rigs and their drivers. Don't forget also the fines in construction zones double and an accident involving a fatality let alone four victims would spell lots of years for the driver if convicted.
Ex Jolietian July 22, 2014 at 10:29 pm
From what I've seen the worst truckers are the guys that handle shipping containers....they tend toRead More drive the oldest trucks...and guys that drive gravel/grain trucks. They get paid by the load, not by the mile or by the hour. More loads, more money.
Donald Smith. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
KIMBER45 July 22, 2014 at 02:26 am
Not suprised
Darren Lustik July 22, 2014 at 10:08 am
So many poor decisions in this world.
Hal jelikakik July 23, 2014 at 10:26 am
They will probably get off. The liberal courts these days tend to protect the criminal and fail toRead More protect the decent people.
William Ross Henry. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
Meghan Courtright July 23, 2014 at 09:10 am
Does the reply option not work properly or do people just not know how to use it? Seriously. IRead More can't tell.
Meghan Courtright July 23, 2014 at 09:11 am
Also, I'm pretty sure Henry has a drinking problem.
Herc July 23, 2014 at 09:39 am
Meghan, I've noticed the reply option doesn't always work.
Eric Glover (left) and Terrance Rankins
Ex Jolietian July 22, 2014 at 01:07 pm
Hi Gloria. I've man numerous comments about all 6 idiots in this case (the 4 killers and the 2Read More victims). Where were you? The killers are scum bags and the 2 victims were criminals that made poor life decisions and ended up dead. Does that work for you?
Steve July 22, 2014 at 01:29 pm
Could we just set an execution date instead save alot of $$$$
Shantel July 23, 2014 at 11:17 am
The two VICTIMS were not criminals. Did they have a rap sheet? If they went to trade drugs for sexRead More why did the real criminals go to get drugs after they killed the victims? That's just the lie you accept to take all the responsibility off the real criminals. The ones behind bars. Terrance and Eric can't tell their side. The evidence has to speak for them. That's like saying a woman wearing fitted clothing asked to be raped. Take note Ex is not someone you want to do jury duty.
Credit: File photo
Herc July 20, 2014 at 09:57 pm
Christine S. July 22, 2014 at 02:05 pm
Sad, too, that besides one 18yo, they're all 25 and older. Hopefully they'll learn.
Jonathan Q. Adams. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
Ex Jolietian July 21, 2014 at 10:47 pm
Martin Luther King said people should be judged by the content of their character....why is this manRead More different? His lack of character is probably what got him killed. Tragic yes but not surprising.
truthbetold July 22, 2014 at 11:03 pm
Ignorant people
Tony July 23, 2014 at 05:37 am
Can't stand to read the "Holier than thou" tirades where they condemn those who commentRead More against dope dealers, gang bangers, mobile baby factories and all the other blights on society. They try and justify or somehow soften the horrible impact these disgusting people have had on so many lives. Stupid enablers that pop off all the warm and fuzzy rip bs for these gang banging dope slinging Etc type of scum. FOOLS don't realize the misery this filth has created and lives they had a hand in ruining. They don't deserve to rest in peace after creating hell on earth...unless they were actually "good people turning their lives around" while carrying guns illegally, dope dealing, murdering, Robbing etc etc etc.
Julius Byes. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
Johnny appleseed July 19, 2014 at 06:27 pm
Nonrev Eiv July 20, 2014 at 09:03 am
What a punk. Well, at least he was a bad enough shot to miss the poor kid...
John Roberts July 20, 2014 at 09:19 am
Crowder....isnt this the same crowders who lost a kid to a shooting...then the mom got arrested likeRead More 3 or 4 times?..
Autumn Woods. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
The Truth Hurts July 22, 2014 at 06:02 pm
Hmmmm isn't ex's real name Phil? A 600lb man who lives at home with his disabled parents and doesRead More nothing but sit and eat day in day out? Who actually lives on the west side of the river off Broadway!!! Oh and he's only in his 40's. Ummmm hmmmm. Yes he is.
kathi mcdonough July 22, 2014 at 10:47 pm
I can't believe all these horrible comments. The "woman" obviously has problems. I hopeRead More everyone is okay, especially the child.
Tony July 22, 2014 at 10:53 pm
All of the people in this story have major problems.
Alisa Massaro. Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections
Mrs. Featherbottom July 19, 2014 at 09:18 pm
It doesn't take a bad parent to raise a bad kid. Plenty of kids grow up learning from their parentsRead More bad choices and decide not to act like that. It doesn't take a good parent to raise good child. Many kids rebel from their good homelife, not just kids rebelling from a bad home life. It's like saying, "only gay people have gay kids" or ""only victims of child abuse can grow up to be sexual predators". I don't know them personally, so I can't say whether both victim's parents were/are drug dealers/abusive/neglectful or that the disgraceful human being's parents were/are murderers/abusive/neglectful. Unless you know all the parents of these kids and have been there witnessing their parenting skills in action, you have no room to discuss their parenting skills.
Steve July 20, 2014 at 12:36 pm
I do know the so call "father" of Eric glover is a convicted murder, so I am guessing notRead More a good role model either
GOLFN72 July 20, 2014 at 05:30 pm
Sperm donor.
Parnell Samuels. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Office
john July 18, 2014 at 11:44 pm
Damn perv
Done July 19, 2014 at 12:52 am
Has a history of violence against women. Fry him!!!
Tony July 19, 2014 at 08:22 am
Cage the dangerous wild beast...there is no cure or treatment for sexual predators.
Chicago Police at the scene of a Friday morning shooting  on East 43rd Street. | Screenshot via the Red Line Project Storify.
Tracey July 21, 2014 at 08:49 am
Let them kill each other? What about the one's who don't die and need millions in healthcare for theRead More rest of their life? Who pays for that? All of us! Stop the violence and ignorance!
Patti Smith July 21, 2014 at 10:19 am
Who's kids are doing the shooting? Theirs! Parents cry about losing love ones yet are you parentsRead More watching over your own kids? Do they believe bad kids are being Bused into the City of Chicago to shoot people??? Parents where are you kids right now, where are they at night? Watch your KIDS it's up to you to teach them right from wrong NOT the police!
Pat F July 21, 2014 at 01:04 pm
Stop the revolving door of justice(nonjustice!)!! Once they are involved in a crime involving a gun,Read More they should be sentenced to Hard Labor.. That's right, just like the Old Days!! No more of this crap where they lay around and get free room and board! Put them out in chain gangs and let them work! Screw the bleeding hearts who want to be nice to felons! Most of these people are hardened criminals..once again, if you do the crime, you do the time..But, now make it Hard Time that may sway them to straighten up!!
Credit: Joseph Hosey
MikeD July 19, 2014 at 09:27 am
Ex always tries to change whatever story is in print to union guys are jerks. The story is aboutRead More some loser and his ambulance chasing lawyer. Can you please stick to the point you jealous petty little man ?
Ex Jolietian July 19, 2014 at 09:32 am
According to Mr. Hernandez being in the Police Union makes you above reproach.... then he says CopsRead More from other cities... UNION COPS... are guilty of doing exactly what Mr. Davidson is accusing a Joliet cop of doing.. a Union Cop. I guess any cops outside the city limits are scum.. but inside the Joliet City limits makes you a saint. It's very complicated, isn't it ?
Tina July 21, 2014 at 07:20 pm
I think it should noted this man is not just a homeless man, he was also going up to people in carsRead More and asking for money. Sorry but if I saw him next to my car and I was alone That would be intimidating . The police are only trying to protect the safety of citizens and I commend them for that. We all know there are homeless people around Joliet and they are not supposedly ran off by police . I know I as well as lots of others give them money here and there, but coming up to peoples car's and being a nuisance is and should be against the law. I'm not buying all his story, but that just my opinion.
Amber Neitzel. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Department
Justin Virrgginn July 17, 2014 at 10:17 pm
Good Thing were spending all that hard earned taxpayer money on staking out organic supply storesRead More and jailing middle aged women for possesion of a small amount of weed. When there is this kind of shit killing people....SMH is right Herc...
Kelly Baranak Benefield July 17, 2014 at 10:42 pm
She sure as shit does not look 27 years old. Guess drugs will do that to you!
o July 18, 2014 at 08:01 am
As her children remain in foster care.
Credit: Novi Patch
Ex Jolietian July 18, 2014 at 09:09 am
That is DATE OF BIRTH.... Jami... learn to read....
Herc July 18, 2014 at 09:50 am
"Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting Those kicks were fast as lightning In fact, it was a little bitRead More frightening But they fought with expert timing" LOL
Nonrev Eiv July 20, 2014 at 08:53 am
Since when are Nunchuks Illegal?
Credit: South Tampa Patch
Herc July 17, 2014 at 04:43 pm
Lock the idiot in a car and let her see how it feels!
GlockG22Shoots40s July 19, 2014 at 08:32 pm
This kind of crap is all over the news so much I don't know how anyone can pull this stunt thinkingRead More it'll be OK. What is wrong with people?
Vygandas Ezerskis. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Office
Shantel July 17, 2014 at 11:05 am
I believe he thinks it's sexy. That's no accident.
Ex Jolietian July 17, 2014 at 05:02 pm
James Kimbrough... exactly what is that ?
Done July 17, 2014 at 07:13 pm
Look at Hugh Hefner!!! Boppin bunnies again Hef!
Jesse Vega in his booking mug and on Wednesday afternoon in the back seat of an Elgin police car after his capture.
Just Sayin July 17, 2014 at 03:54 pm
ATTENTION PATCH EDITOR ET AL.... This fellow Louis Fasullo needs to be reported to localRead More authorities. His comment is not only highly confused...but also borders on a confession of sorts. Check into his ISP address...and contact appropriate persons.
sophia July 18, 2014 at 08:19 pm
jesse's lips look like he enjoys servicing men in prison!
Hater July 19, 2014 at 02:21 am
Guy seams totally stable. http://louisfasullo.blogspot.com/?m=1Read More http://dockets.justia.com/search?query=Louis+Fasullo I wonder wtf he's suing dc comics for?
Tristan July 17, 2014 at 11:56 am
Why do jerks like BD and Resu
Tristan July 17, 2014 at 11:56 am
Why do losers like BD and Resurrected
Tristan July 17, 2014 at 11:58 am
Why do losers like BD and Resurrected feel the need to post such insensitive and inappropriateRead More comments when someone has lost their life. A person is dead. What is wrong with you???????
Teeth. Credit: Joseph Hosey
None of Your Business July 17, 2014 at 03:16 pm
I work at a law firm and believe me when I tell you people are extremely sue happy. You fart nearRead More someone and they'll sure you!
None of Your Business July 17, 2014 at 03:16 pm
Herc July 17, 2014 at 04:47 pm
Why was she left unattended? Something doesn't pass the smell test.
Jorge Pena. Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections
2speed July 17, 2014 at 11:55 am
Just shoot that sob now
Stu Pidasso July 17, 2014 at 11:20 pm
by any chance did he get caught " hiding the salami " while behind bars? that also willRead More get him the title
dave bird July 19, 2014 at 07:56 am
maniac latin grass cutters go back to donkeyville
Terry McNair. Credit: Will County Sheriff's Office
Herc July 15, 2014 at 03:52 pm
As the economy gets worse the more domestic batteries we'll see!
You can't handle the truth! July 15, 2014 at 05:35 pm
Yes, you're so right!
GlockG22Shoots40s July 16, 2014 at 05:24 pm
Beat somebody's azz and then cry for your mug-shot... come on Anne... buck up...
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