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2 officers injured, 1 transported to hospital after trying to arrest suspects at Gurnee Mills

Two suspects are in custody after two officers were injured, one of which was transported to the hospital, during a stolen vehicle investigation at Gurnee Mills Saturday. The Gurnee Police Department received notification around 12:50 p.m. Saturday from the Flock safety system of a stolen vehicle in the area. Officers responded to Gurnee Mills mall, 6170 […]

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2 robbed at knifepoint by masked men in Gurnee Mills parking lot, police say

Two masked men robbed two other people at knifepoint in the parking lot of Gurnee Mills mall Wednesday evening, police said. The robbery occurred around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday at Gurnee Mills, 6170 Grand Avenue. Gurnee Police Department Public Information Officer Shawn Gaylor told Lake and McHenry County Scanner that two people were in the parking […]

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Gurnee police and Gurnee Mills set up license plate reading camera to combat crime at the mall

An automated license plate reading camera was installed at Gurnee Mills in September to help combat crime and increase security at the mall, police announced. The automated license plate reader (ALPR) system was installed on September 13 and is a result of a continued partnership between the Gurnee Police Department and Gurnee Mills to enhance […]

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Law enforcement task force arrests 3 masked suspects armed with guns in Gurnee Mills mall

A law enforcement task force arrested three masked suspects who were armed with guns inside Gurnee Mills mall in Gurnee, authorities said. The Illinois Attorney General’s Organized Retail Crimes Task Force recently conducted operations targeting retail crimes at suburban Chicago shopping malls. The task force collaborated with the Illinois Secretary of State’s Office, local law […]

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U.S. Marshals arrest 2nd man wanted for fatally shooting 26-year-old in parking lot near Gurnee Mills

U.S. Marshals on Friday arrested a Vernon Hills man who is the second suspect wanted in the murder of a 26-year-old Zion man that occurred in the parking lot of Portillo’s next to Gurnee Mills. Joey Gonzalez, 25, of Vernon Hills, and Jesse Zumaya, 33, of Hainesville, are both facing charges of second-degree murder, aggravated […]

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Hainesville man charged with shooting, killing 26-year-old man in parking lot near Gurnee Mills

A Hainesville man is being held on a $3 million bond after being charged in the murder of a 26-year-old Zion man that occurred in the parking lot of Portillo’s next to Gurnee Mills in November. Jesse Zumaya, 33, of Hainesville, was charged with second-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm, aggravated discharge with a […]

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Illinois State Police say they are in contact with organizers of several convoys traveling through Illinois

The Illinois State Police said they are in contact with organizers of several convoys traveling through Illinois and are urging motorists to be aware of increased traffic due to the convoys. The Illinois State Police (ISP) said in a statement Monday they are reminding the public that several convoys are traversing the United States and […]

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State police warn of vehicle convoy that will possibly begin in Lake County and travel through Illinois

The Illinois State Police are warning participants of a vehicle convoy protest, which is expected to begin in Gurnee and travel through Illinois this week, not to endanger the safety of the public. The state police said they have become aware of a planned event along several interstate corridors scheduled from February 26 to March […]