Men dressed as women accused of robbing, beating officer

2013-03-14T18:45:00Z 2013-03-14T23:11:09Z Men dressed as women accused of robbing, beating officerTimes Staff nwitimes.com
March 14, 2013 6:45 pm  • 

LANSING | Two men are accused of robbing and beating an undercover officer Tuesday evening during a sex sting.

Dominique Wilson, 26, and Devaul Killingsworth, 21, both of Chicago, were charged with aggravated battery to a police officer, robbery, unlawful restraint and resisting arrest.

A Cook County sheriff's officer was responding to an advertisement from Backpage.com at the Red Roof Inn in Lansing as part of an undercover human trafficking sting, according to a news release from the sheriff's office.

Two men dressed as women met the officer and tried to rob him in the hotel room, according to the release. After the officer identified himself, the men locked the door to the room and began to beat him. The officer's hand was broken during the struggle.

The rest of the vice team was able to get into the hotel room through a window and arrested the two men.

Copyright 2014 nwitimes.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.



About Lansing

Mayor's Office

Lansing Municipal Center
3141 Ridge Road Lansing, IL 60438
708.895.7208

Police Department

2710 170th Street Lansing, IL 60438
708.895.7150

Fire Department

19300 Burnham Avenue Lansing, IL 60438
708.895.7400

Lan-Oak Park District

17551 Chicago Avenue Lansing, IL 60438
708.474.5020

Lansing School District 158

18300 Greenbay Avenue Lansing, IL 60438
708.474.6700

Featured Businesses