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24-year-old woman dies after being shot multiple times in shooting that also left man dead in Waukegan

A 24-year-old woman has died in the hospital after she and a man, who also died, were shot while walking on the sidewalk in Waukegan Saturday afternoon. The Waukegan Fire Department and Waukegan Police Department responded around 4:20 p.m. Saturday to the 400 block of Powell Avenue in Waukegan for a shooting. Officers arrived and […]

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Significant damage reported after elderly driver crashes through restaurant in Woodstock

Officials say luckily no injuries were reported after an elderly woman crashed her sedan through a restaurant in Woodstock, causing significant damage Monday afternoon. The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District and Woodstock Police Department responded around 3:56 p.m. Monday to the Jimmy John’s, 361 South Eastwood Drive in Woodstock, for a vehicle crash. Woodstock Fire/Rescue District Communication […]

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53-year-old man dies after being stabbed repeatedly at apartment building in Mundelein

A 53-year-old man died after he was repeatedly stabbed during an argument at an apartment in Mundelein Monday morning and police have identified a female suspect. The¬†Mundelein Police Department and Mundelein Fire Department responded around 5:10 a.m. Monday to the Park Butterfield Apartments in the 1400 block of Downing Place. Mundelein Police Chief Jason Seeley […]

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Owner of Island Lake trucking firm charged with wiring up test takers to help them cheat on CDL exams

The owner of an Island Lake trucking firm has been charged by federal authorities who allege he wired up applicants to help them cheat on Illinois commercial driver’s license exams. Mykola Datkun, 33, of Port Barrington, was charged earlier this month in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Datkun faces […]

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Coroner rules child died from fentanyl, xylazine in Richmond home where parents were found with illegal drugs

The coroner said a 14-year-old boy who was found unresponsive last month at his Richmond home died as a result of illegal drugs, which prosecutors previously said his parents brought into the house. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, Richmond Township Fire Protection District and Mercyhealth MD-1 responded around 10:50 a.m. on January 3 to the […]