A jury trial for a Zion man accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s Gurnee house and shooting at her sister-in-law and her two young children through a bathroom door has been delayed until next year.
Victoria’s Secret in South Barrington has been targeted by shoplifters twice since Nov. 9, and the thieves got away with 72 bras worth more than $3,600, police said.
DUI: Charles F. Buell, 52, of 1252 Streamwood Lane, Vernon Hills, was charged with aggravated driving under the influence, DUI, DUI with a blood alcohol concentration over .08 and driving on a suspended driver’s license. He also was wanted on a Lake County warrant for …
An arraignment is scheduled Thursday in Lake County Circuit Court for Billy Varner, charged with killing his wife and his mother last month in the Antioch apartment they shared.
Police arrested five Barrington High School students at the school during a two-week span in mid-November, but District 220 officials say the incidents were unrelated and not evidence of a larger trend.
A Waukegan man was charged Wednesday for allegedly broadcasting racist messages over the Lake County Sheriff’s jail radio communications system.
Barnett Powell Jr., 26, 277 Oakridge Court, No. 208, Antioch, was arrested at his residence and charged with aggravated domestic battery, criminal trespass and possession of marijuana with intent to deliver.
Barrington police made four arrests Nov. 12 during an investigation into a report of battery which also led to charges related to vehicle burglaries, police said.
A local man who allegedly shot himself in the arm and then told police he was injured in a drive-by shooting earlier this week was charged with three felony offenses on Wednesday, Nov. 27, including aggravated unlawful use of a firearm.
A Lake County judge said she will rule Dec. 16 on a motion to quash the statement given to police by Philip Vatamaniuc, who faces first-degree murder charges in the drug-related shooting death of 20-year-old Highland Park resident Colin Nutter in June.
A man invited a friend to a Round Lake Park home earlier this month to watch the Bears-Packers game, but instead, along with two others, gagged and beat him in a bungled abduction attempt over a windfall inheritance, according to police.
Garry Laffredi said video images from his security system at Your This and That Shop, 114 N. Genesee St. in Waukegan, tell the tale of an overnight burglary by an offender who appeared determined not to leave behind a trace.
An attorney for former Gurnee resident Sandra Lopez, recently convicted for her role in a brutal Park City home invasion, is exploring whether there was improper contact between a court security officer and jurors during the trial.
Jereme Richmond’s ongoing struggles with Lake County’s probation program ended Monday when Lake County Circuit Court Judge Christopher Stride sentenced the former Waukegan High School basketball star to three years in prison.
After about two hours of deliberations, a Lake County jury found Jose Horta guilty Friday of first-degree murder in the torture-killing of David Campbell in a Waukegan body shop.
William Little, 44, 979 Deer Trail Road, Round Lake, was charged in Lake Villa with harassment by electronic device after making hundreds of text message to his ex-wife.