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Zion man charged with attempted murder for allegedly shooting, critically injuring man in Chicago

Police have announced attempted murder charges against a Zion man who allegedly shot a 44-year-old man, leaving him critically injured, in Chicago. Isaac Poole, 36, of Zion, was charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery with a firearm, unlawful use of a machine gun and armed habitual criminal. The Chicago Police Department announced the charges against […]

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Grand jury indicts man for allegedly stabbing 9-year-old girl repeatedly, critically injuring her in Beach Park

A grand jury has indicted a man on a slew of charges after prosecutors say he repeatedly stabbed his girlfriend’s 9-year-old daughter and tried killing her in Beach Park last month. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 10:45 a.m. on February 15 to the 38000 block of North Manor Avenue in Beach Park for […]

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Attempted murder charges filed against gunman who allegedly opened fire on police officers in North Chicago

Attempted murder charges have been filed against a gunman who was alleged to have fired multiple shots at police officers in North Chicago, spurring a brief manhunt Monday morning. The North Chicago Police Department responded around 1:10 a.m. Monday to the 1100 block of Broadway Avenue in North Chicago for a report of a domestic […]

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9-year-old girl released from hospital after being stabbed repeatedly by mother’s boyfriend in Beach Park

A 9-year-old girl has been released from the hospital and is recovering after she was stabbed repeatedly by her mother’s boyfriend in Beach Park last week, authorities said. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 10:45 a.m. Thursday to the 38000 block of North Manor Avenue in Beach Park for a call of a stabbing. […]

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Man charged with attempted murder for allegedly stabbing his wife multiple times at Waukegan apartment

A man has been charged with attempted murder after prosecutors say he stabbed his wife multiple times at a Waukegan apartment, seriously injuring her, while their three-year-old child was present. Israel Gaspar, 49, of Waukegan, was charged with attempted first-degree murder, aggravated domestic battery, two counts of aggravated battery and two counts of domestic battery. […]

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Judge denies pre-trial release to attempted murder suspect who admitted to stabbing child repeatedly in Beach Park

A judge ordered a man detained pending trial after prosecutors say he admitted to trying to kill a 9-year-old child by repeatedly stabbing the girl because she was being loud, leaving her critically injured in Beach Park. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 10:45 a.m. Thursday to the 38000 block of North Manor Avenue […]

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Attempted murder suspect was ‘shocked’ to learn 9-year-old girl still alive after being repeatedly stabbed, prosecutors say

Prosecutors say a man admitted to trying to kill a 9-year-old child by stabbing her repeatedly, leaving her in critical condition, and was shocked to learn she was still alive after he was arrested. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 10:45 a.m. Thursday to the 38000 block of North Manor Avenue in Beach Park […]

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Man charged with attempted murder after 9-year-old girl stabbed multiple times in Beach Park

A man has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly stabbing his girlfriend’s nine-year-old child multiple times, leaving the girl in critical condition, in Beach Park. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 10:45 a.m. Thursday to the 38000 block of North Manor Avenue in Beach Park for a call of stabbing. Lake County Sheriff’s […]