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‘I ain’t going without a fight,’ murder suspect said before fatal shootout with police in Beach Park

Two members of a U.S. Marshals task force have been cleared in the fatal shooting of a murder suspect in Beach Park in June, the state’s attorney’s office said. Lake County State’s Attorney Michael Nerheim said that a McHenry County sheriff’s deputy and a Lake County sheriff’s deputy, who were both assigned to the U.S. […]

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State’s attorney clears Vernon Hills officer who shot and killed man with gun

The Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office has cleared a Vernon Hills police officer who shot and killed a man with an air rifle during a domestic disturbance call in September. Lake County State’s Attorney Michael Nerheim released his final report on Friday, saying that Officer Tadd Spencer was justified after he shot 34-year-old Randy Rausch. […]