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Prosecutors say man charged in connection with Highland Park man’s beach death violated bond conditions

A man who is out on bond after being charged in connection with a September homicide at Fort Sheridan Beach near Highland Park allegedly violated his bond conditions, prosecutors said. Lake County Assistant State’s Attorney Ben Dillon said in court that Jacob Firestone, 18, of Highland Park, recently tested positive for cocaine and fentanyl, which […]

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$1.2 million bond for Highland Park man charged in arson fire while out on bond in Fort Sheridan Beach homicide

A man is being held on a $1.2 million bond after prosecutors charged him in an arson fire in Lake Forest, which occurred while he was out on bond in connection with the Fort Sheridan Beach homicide. Nicholas M. Caban, 20, of the 3400 block of Dato Avenue in Highland Park, was remanded to the […]

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Prosecutors say Kyle Rittenhouse thinks ‘rules do not apply to him’; Rittenhouse fires lawyer John Pierce

Prosecutors are pushing their calls for the court to issue a warrant for Kyle Rittenhouse’s arrest, saying the teen “believes the rules do not apply to him.” Rittenhouse also recently fired one of his attorneys, John Pierce. Rittenhouse, 18, formerly of Antioch, was arrested for shooting and killing two people and injuring a third person […]