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Man critically injured, two children seriously injured after Mundelein crash

A 53-year-old man is in critical condition and two children suffered serious injuries after a t-bone crash in unincorporated Mundelein on Thursday. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office, Mundelein Police Department, Mundelein Fire Department and Countryside Fire Protection District responded at 6 p.m. Thursday to a vehicle crash with injuries at Route 60-83 and Circle Drive […]

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Witness: Car that hit child trick-or-treating had been driving recklessly in nearby neighborhoods

The car that hit a child trick-or-treating in Libertyville Wednesday evening and fled had been seen just moments prior in a nearby Mundelein neighborhood driving recklessly, a resident told Lake and McHenry County Scanner. Garry Devine told Lake and McHenry County Scanner that a dark gray Lexus IS or Nissan with tinted windows was speeding […]

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U.S. Marshals arrest Waukegan man wanted for impregnating missing 16-year-old

A Waukegan man wanted for allegedly impregnating a missing 16-year-old girl has been captured by the Lake County Sheriff Warrants Team and U.S. Marshals. Arturo G. Torres II, 24, of Waukegan, was arrested on Tuesday on several charges, including an aggravated criminal sexual abuse charge. Lake County Sheriff Sgt. Christopher Covelli said that Torres, who […]

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Reckless driver hits child trick-or-treating, flees scene in Libertyville

Police are searching for a reckless vehicle that struck and injured a child while he was trick-or-treating in Libertyville Wednesday evening. The Libertyville Police Department and Libertyville Fire Department were called at 6:10 p.m. Wednesday to the 200 block of Pond Ridge Road for a report of a hit-and-run crash involving a child. Libertyville Police […]