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McHenry man charged with sexually assaulting, abusing 2 children multiple times in Barrington

A McHenry man is being held on a $1 million bond for sexually assaulting and abusing two children in Barrington on multiple occasions, according to prosecutors. Cameron A. Dabney, 21, of McHenry, was charged with six counts of predatory criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse and two counts of criminal sexual abuse. Lake County […]

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Man arrested after stolen car hits police car, later leads police on pursuit that began in Chicago and ended in Gurnee

Officers arrested a man who allegedly fled from a stolen Dodge Challenger after police pursued the car in Chicago and a police helicopter followed it to Gurnee Tuesday evening. Tarion K. Fullilove, 18, of the 8900 block of South Crandon Avenue in Chicago, was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of a controlled […]

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Advocate Aurora Health reports data breach that may have exposed personal data of 3 million patients

Advocate Aurora Health, which operates hospitals in Libertyville, Barrington and throughout the Chicago area, reported a data breach that may have affected three million patients. The health system released a statement and said that pieces of code called pixels, which gather user information on some of the health system’s websites or applications, shared certain patient […]

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Periodic imprisonment sentence for former employee who stole nearly $300K from her employer near Barrington

A woman has been sentenced to 18 months of periodic imprisonment after pleading guilty to stealing nearly $300,000 from a company she worked for near Barrington. Bette A. Nicotra-Lemke, 58, of Carol Stream, was charged in August 2020 with two counts of theft between $100,000 and $500,000 and one count of money laundering between $100,000 […]

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Student petitioned to juvenile court on charges after bringing pellet gun to Barrington High School

A student who was found with a pellet gun at Barrington High School earlier this month, prompting a hard lockdown, was petitioned on charges to juvenile court, authorities said. The school went into a “full building lockdown” on September 16, according to a message sent to parents from Barrington 220 administration. The lockdown occurred just […]

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Police arrest student who was found with replica gun at Barrington High School

Officers arrested a student who was found with a pellet gun at Barrington High School, prompting the school to go on hard lockdown Friday morning. The school went into a “full building lockdown,” according to a message sent to parents from Barrington 220 administration. The lockdown occurred just before school started around 8:30 a.m. Friday. […]