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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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Man charged with stabbing girlfriend during dispute near Fox River Grove

A Chicago Heights man has been charged with stabbing his girlfriend in the leg and fleeing the scene near Fox River Grove early Sunday morning, police said. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 1 a.m. Sunday to the 1000 block of South Road in unincorporated Fox River Grove. McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Kevin Byrnes […]

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Police use Taser on armed suspect who stabbed, slashed his father with knife in Marengo

Police had to use a Taser on a man armed with a knife and physically restrain him after he slashed and stabbed his father in Marengo Sunday afternoon, authorities said. The Marengo Police Department and Marengo Fire Rescue Protection District responded around 2 p.m. Sunday to the 700 block of Lura Lane in Marengo. Marengo […]

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Husband charged with murder after allegedly stabbing wife in Deerfield

A 55-year-old Deerfield man has been charged with first-degree murder after allegedly stabbing his wife. She was in critical condition but died Saturday afternoon, police said. Gary A. Kamen, 55, of the 1000 block of Peachtree Lane in Deerfield, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder. The Deerfield Police Department was called to Kamen’s […]