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Coroner releases cause of death, IDs sex offender who died after being found unresponsive at Lake County Jail

A Mundelein man, who is a convicted sex offender, has been identified as the inmate who died after being found unresponsive in his cell at the Lake County Jail Monday evening. An autopsy showed that Bruce L. Chamberlin, 61, of the 20600 block of West Park Avenue in unincorporated Mundelein, died from natural causes, according […]

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Sex offender being held in Lake County Jail dies after being found unresponsive in his cell

An investigation is underway after a sex offender being held in the Lake County Jail died after he was found unresponsive in his cell Monday evening. Lake County Jail corrections officers were conducting rounds in their pod at 8:15 p.m. Monday, according to Lake County Major Crime Task Force Spokesperson Heather Cognac. The officers located […]

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McHenry County Jail inmate held on child porn charges found dead in his cell, sheriff says

A Crystal Lake man and convicted felon being held in the McHenry County Jail on child pornography charges was found dead in his jail cell Monday evening, the sheriff said. Andrew S. Ladd, 42, of the 100 block of Dole Avenue in Crystal Lake, was being held on seven counts of possession of child pornography, […]