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Police searching for suspect in brazen attempted armed robbery of bank patron in Libertyville

Schools and businesses were placed on lockdown Friday morning after a gunman tried robbing a customer in the drive-thru of a Libertyville bank. The Libertyville Police Department responded around 9:46 a.m. Friday to the BMO Harris Bank, 354 North Milwaukee Avenue, for a report of an attempted armed robbery that had just occurred. Libertyville Police […]

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Police searching for bank robber in McHenry

The McHenry Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect who robbed the First Midwest Bank Friday afternoon. Police were called at 4 p.m. Friday to the First Midwest Bank, 4502 West Crystal Lake Road in McHenry, for a bank robbery. Officers secured the area and learned that the suspect handed […]

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Suspect escapes after robbing U.S. Bank in Cary

An approximately 35-year-old man escaped on foot after robbing the U.S. Bank on Main Street in Cary Thursday afternoon, police said. Cary Police Chief Patrick Finlon said that police were called to the U.S. Bank, 25 West Main Street in Cary, just after 2 p.m. on Thursday for a bank robbery. The suspect, described as […]

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Duo arrested for robbing Gurnee bank with AK-47

A Bartlett man and woman have been indicted on federal charges for robbing banks in Gurnee, Aurora and Ottawa in May using a stolen AK-47. James D. Williams, 41, and Alexis T. Handelman, 21, both from Bartlett, Illinois, were indicted on federal charges in U.S. District Court by a grand jury in June. Williams was […]

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FBI investigating after Richmond bank robbery

The FBI is investigating after a man robbed the McHenry Savings Bank in Richmond on Friday morning. According to FBI Special Agent Garrett Croon, the McHenry Savings Bank branch located at 10520 Main Street in Richmond was robbed around 11:15 a.m. on Friday. FBI Special Agent Garrett Croon said that the suspect was a thin […]