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  • Lake County man charged with striking police dog Jul 24, 2014 4:28 PM
    A 30-year-old Lake County man faces multiple charges after authorities say he struck a Waukegan Police K-9 and struggled with its handler earlier this week while trying to avoid arrest in connection with a domestic altercation.

  • McHenry man charged with murder Jul 24, 2014 7:51 PM
    A 62-year-old McHenry man was charged with murder Thursday after authorities say they gathered additional evidence that connects him to last year’s discovery of a body in his house. William J. Ross was taken into custody on the 600 block of Country Club Road about 1:30 p.m. by McHenry County sheriff’s officers and U.S. marshals

  • Burglars in Des Plaines targeting work vans Jul 23, 2014 4:59 PM
    Burglars in Des Plaines have targeted work vans, stealing thousands of dollars in tools in recent weeks.

  • Carpentersville woman faces probation violation in stabbing death case Jul 23, 2014 6:12 PM
    Kane County prosecutors want a 23-year-old Carpentersville woman, given four years probation for her role in a 2010 stabbing death, to fulfill the terms of her sentence. Otherwise, Jacqueline S. Loyola, of the 2400 block of Tomahawk Court, could serve significant prison time. She was spared prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder while fighting an uninvited guest at her sister’s 16th birthday party in April 2010.

  • Lake in the Hills standoff ends peacefully Jul 23, 2014 9:17 PM
    Residents of a Lake in the Hills neighborhood were asked to stay inside for some of Wednesday afternoon, as police dealt with a suicidal man who had barricaded himself and his teenage son in a house on Deerpath Road.

  • Northwest suburban police blotter Jul 23, 2014 1:01 AM
    Thieves stole trucks and trailers worth more than $200,000 in recent weeks in Elk Grove Village.

  • Northwest suburban police blotter Jul 23, 2014 11:10 AM
    Burglars stole items valued at $16,347 between 3:30 and 8:25 p.m. July 12 at a home on the 700 block of Meadow Drive in Des Plaines. They removed the cover to a window well, forced open the window and stole men’s and women’s watches, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and rings, a sterling silver bowl, three silk saris, a silk dress, a gift card, two wallets, a camera, safety deposit key, blank checks and cash out of the master bedroom.

  • Tri-Cities police reports Jul 23, 2014 4:49 PM
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  • Waukegan man charged with sexually assaulting child at home day care Jul 23, 2014 12:24 PM
    A Waukegan man is free on bond after being charged with sexually assaulting a 5-year-old at the home day care operated by his wife, authorities said. Mario Montes-Deoca, 60, was charged July 16 with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.

  • Palatine man accused of punching 26-year-old outside bar Jul 22, 2014 2:19 PM
    A Palatine man accused of punching a 26-year-old man late Friday night, leaving him critically injured, faces a felony aggravated battery charge. Mchael G. Platt, 35, is due back in court Aug. 14.

  • Man charged with shooting at Round Lake Beach home Jul 22, 2014 4:00 PM
    A Waukegan man is being held in Lake County jail on $100,000 bail on allegations he shot at a Round Lake Beach house just after midnight Saturday, authorities said.

  • Police searching for Oswego home invasion suspects Jul 22, 2014 4:40 PM
    Oswego police are searching for four masked men who invaded a home on the 300 block of Hemlock Lane early Tuesday. Authorities said the four black suspects brandished handguns as they entered the home at about 6:02 a.m., and took the phones and keys from a 40-year-old female victim and five other male victims, ranging in age from 21 to 17.

  • Waukegan police make arrests in recent burglaries Jul 22, 2014 6:15 PM
    Two Waukegan 18-year-olds have been charged in a burglary on the city’s west side. Quinton Crider of the 1900 block of North Lewis Avenue was charged with five counts of residential burglary, one count of attempted robbery and one count of resisting a police officer, according to a news release. Jaquan S. Anderson of the 1700 block of Golf Road was charged with one count of residential burglary and one count of resisting a police officer.

  • Elgin teen who accosted woman on trail gets probation Jul 22, 2014 7:13 PM
    A 19-year-old man was sentenced to 18 months probation after admitting to accosting of a woman walking on the Fox River Trail. As part of a plea agreement reached last week, Ulises C. Bibriescas, of the 500 block of Raymond Street, Elgin, also must pay $2,090 in fines and fees. He was arrested on April 25 on misdemeanor charges he slapped the buttocks of a 45-year-old woman from Elgin as she walked along the Fox River Trail in South Elgin.

  • Police: Armed robbers take $2,000 from business near Aurora Jul 22, 2014 6:30 PM
    A man and woman armed with rifles took $2,000 Tuesday from an auto repair shop near Aurora, tying up their victims and forcing them into a bathroom, police said. Kane County Sheriff Lt. Pat Gengler said no injuries were reported and detectives were interviewing the couple that owns Technically Automotive, at Farnsworth Avenue and I-88.

  • Northwest suburban police blotter Jul 22, 2014 11:51 AM
    Burglars stole a laptop computer valued at $500 between 7:30 p.m. July 16 and 6:30 a.m. July 17 out of an unlocked 2008 Honda CR-V on the 2200 block of Kennicott.

  • Northwest suburban police blotter Jul 22, 2014 12:03 PM
    Burglars entered an apartment in Palatine through an unlocked sliding patio door and stole a handbag, leather work bag, purse, leather wallet with ID and credit cards and cash. Value was estimated at $500.

  • Northwest suburban police blotter Jul 22, 2014 12:56 PM
    Burglars stole two handguns, power tools and copper couplings between 7:45 and 9:45 p.m. June 29 out of a 2001 Chevrolet Express van in a driveway on the 0-100 block of Edgewood Drive in Streamwood.

  • Northwest suburban police blotter Jul 22, 2014 12:57 PM
    Vandals broke into a vacant warehouse at 1600 Wall St. in Mount Prospect and broke two exterior doors and door lights, interior drywalls, heating and air conditioning ducts, drop ceiling, office lights, two bathroom mirrors, a toilet, skylight, table, carpeting and concrete floor. Damage was estimated at $5,000.

  • Lake Villa man, 75, gets 4 years for sex abuse Jul 22, 2014 3:45 PM
    A 75-year-old Lake Villa man was sentenced to four years in prison after pelading guilty Tuesday to sexually abusing a person under the age of 18. A Lake County judge three months ago rejected a plea deal for the man that included only a 30-day sentence.

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