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Waukegan man allegedly battered pregnant girlfriend in Gurnee, later fled from police at hospital

A Waukegan man was charged after he allegedly dragged his pregnant girlfriend by the hair outside a Gurnee apartment on Sunday and later fled from police while at the hospital, causing an officer to suffer a head injury. Christopher Simmons, 22, of Waukegan, was charged with aggravated battery, two counts of domestic battery, resisting a […]

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Father, his girlfriend charged with attacking and injuring 16-year-old with hammer, coffee pot in Zion

A 41-year-old man and his girlfriend were both arrested after they allegedly hit and injured a 16-year-old with a hammer and coffee pot at a Zion home. Jeremy Rushing, 41, of Zion, was charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and two counts of domestic battery. Cynthia McClanahan was charged with aggravated domestic battery […]