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Police officers injured trying to arrest man who allegedly attempted to break into home in Algonquin

Two police officers were injured during a struggle with a suspect who allegedly tried forcing his way into a woman’s apartment in Algonquin, authorities said. Francisco Palencia, 29, of the 7500 block of Pingree Road in Crystal Lake, was charged with three counts of resisting a peace officer and one count of disorderly conduct. Algonquin […]

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Sheriff’s deputies rescue woman who was kidnapped from her Mundelein home, locked in barn and assaulted

Sheriff’s deputies rescued a woman who was kidnapped from her Mundelein home, assaulted and found in a locked barn Friday morning. Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Chief Christopher Covelli said a 41-year-old Mundelein woman was abducted by an ex-partner, identified as Claudio Gutierrez-Ocampo, 44, of the 200 block of Park Drive in Round Lake Beach. […]

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Woman bit several people, punched employee during confrontation over bill at Libertyville bar, police say

Police say a woman bit several people and punched a staff member at a bar in Libertyville after she reportedly tried leaving the establishment without paying. The Libertyville Police Department responded around 11 p.m. February 4 to Morgan’s Bar and Grill, 532 North Milwaukee Avenue in Libertyville, for a call of a battery that just […]