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PHOTOS: Heavy rain brings flooding to Lake County

Thunderstorms brought flooding and road closures Tuesday afternoon to Lake County, especially in the Mundelein and Libertyville area. The National Weather Service issued a flood warning Tuesday evening for McHenry County and Lake County after heavy rain fell across the Chicagoland. The hardest hit areas were Mundelein, Libertyville, parts of Grayslake, parts of Gurnee, Fox […]

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Bus driver in Greyhound bus pursuit removed from duty

The Greyhound bus driver, who unintentionally lead police on a 17-mile interstate chase after passengers called 911 to report a possible gunman aboard, has been removed from duty. The Patch reported on Tuesday that prosecutors have not charged the bus driver but Greyhound has removed the driver from duty while they investigate. Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling […]

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Man charged with terrorist threats following Greyhound bus pursuit near Illinois-Wisconsin border

A police chase involving a Greyhound bus ended near the Illinois and Wisconsin state line after there were reports of a gunman on board who threatened to shoot people. Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling said they received 911 calls at 9:45 p.m. Friday about a man on a Greyhound bus that threatened to shoot and kill passengers […]

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Man charged with ruse burglaries in Lake County

A Chicago man has been charged with multiple felonies in connection with two ruse burglaries in Lake County. Lake County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Sgt. Christopher Covelli said that an arrest warrant was issued and on Thursday the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team along with the U.S. Marshals Service, North Regional Major Crimes Task Force […]