Category Archives: WIXN News

Dixon Police Arrest Chicago Man Who Fled From Them Earlier

Dixon Police Arrest Chicago Man Who Fled From Them Earlier

The Dixon Police Department announces the arrest of 38 year old Deon A. Glenn of Chicago, Illinois on Thursday August 6th at approximately 11:45 a.m. Earlier that day, Dixon Officers had attempted to conduct a traffic stop on Glenn in the 600 block of South Peoria.  The vehicle fled from officers at a high rate…Read more »

Firefighters Battle Fire at Boyd Building in Dixon

Firefighters Battle Fire at Boyd Building in Dixon

On Tuesday morning at 10:20 the Dixon City Fire Department was dispatched to 1100 West 1st Street for a reported structure fire at the Boyd of Dixon Building. Upon arrival on scene, the first arriving company found heavy smoke conditions and flame in the front of the building.  The fire companies extinguished the fire and…Read more »

State Police Investigating Death of Inmate at Whiteside County Jail

State Police Investigating Death of Inmate at Whiteside County Jail

The Illinois State Police (ISP) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is assisting the Whiteside County Sheriff’s office with a death investigation involving a Whiteside County Jail inmate which occurred on Monday. According to State Police Investigators, on Monday the ISP was requested by the Whiteside County Sheriff’s office to investigate the death of a Whiteside…Read more »