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4 arrested after police, SWAT team raid illegal marijuana dispensary in Gurnee

Police officers and a SWAT team arrested four people operating a Gurnee CBD store, which was a front for an illegal marijuana dispensary, and seized $500,000 worth of cannabis. The Gurnee Police Department said that they received tips from the Crime Stoppers hotline, along with several other sources, reporting suspicious drug sales and activity at […]

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Coroner identifies woman killed after SUV rolls over on Tri-State Tollway in Libertyville

The Lake County Coroner’s Office has identified a 28-year-old Minnesota woman killed after her SUV collided into a semi-trailer truck and rolled over multiple times on Interstate 94 in Libertyville early Friday morning. Kiara Hill, 28, of St. Paul, Minnesota, died of multiple blunt force injuries due to a vehicle crash, Lake County Coroner Dr. […]

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Police investigating sexual misconduct allegations against McHenry County Board chairman Jack Franks

State police executed a search warrant this week at Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan’s Capitol offices as part of their investigation into sexual misconduct and other allegations against former state rep. and McHenry County Board chairman Jack Franks. The Chicago Sun-Times reported that a search warrant was obtained as “probable cause exists for the crimes […]

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Lincolnshire man charged with possessing child pornography, attorney general says

A 45-year-old man has been charged with possessing child pornography after police raided his Lincolnshire home Wednesday, the attorney general’s office said. Malay S. Vasavda, 45, of the 1-100 block of Robin Hood Court in Lincolnshire, was charged with three counts of possession of child pornography, a Class 2 felony. Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul […]