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Sheriff’s deputy injured during arrest with armed man who made homicidal statements, crashed car near Woodstock

A man, who allegedly made statements about killing himself and others while armed with a gun, was taken into custody Monday following a series of events that left a sheriff’s deputy injured near Woodstock. Thomas J. Smith, 57, of the 7100 block of Huntley Road in Crystal Lake, was charged with aggravated unlawful use of […]

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Grayslake man charged with stabbing girlfriend, escaping police custody at hospital in Libertyville

A Grayslake man who allegedly attacked and stabbed his girlfriend was tracked down by a Lake County sheriff’s canine after he escaped police custody at a hospital in Libertyville. Mark Mortensen, 42, of the 33600 block of North Evergreen Drive in unincorporated Grayslake, was charged with three counts of aggravated domestic battery, escape and resisting […]

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Man arrested after allegedly kidnapping ex-girlfriend in Cary and sexually assaulting her

A man who police say kidnapped his ex-girlfriend in Cary and sexually assaulted her on Thursday has been released from jail on a personal recognizance bond. Cary Deputy Police Chief Scott Naydenoff said a woman came into the Cary Police Department around 11 a.m. Thursday to report the incident. Naydenoff said the woman’s ex-boyfriend contacted […]

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Waukegan woman arrested after intentionally hitting man with her vehicle, leaving him hospitalized

A Waukegan woman has been charged for intentionally hitting a man with her car, causing him to suffer multiple injuries, earlier this month in Waukegan. Lakeesha Donley, 26, of the 100 block of Drew Lane in Waukegan, was charged with aggravated domestic battery causing great bodily harm, aggravated battery causing great bodily harm, aggravated battery […]