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Bodycam shows moment officers shot woman armed with rifle on Route 41 in Gurnee

Newly obtained bodycam video shows 31-year-old Makell Meyerin walking down Route 41 armed with a military-style rifle and then being fatally shot by Gurnee police in 2018. Lake and McHenry County Scanner obtained several bodycam videos from officers at the scene through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, which was approved on Wednesday. The […]

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Investigators determine link between Antioch standoff, Gurnee police-involved shooting

Police announced Thursday morning that investigators determined a link between the Antioch standoff and Gurnee police-involved shooting yesterday in which both involved a long-barrel gun. In the Antioch incident, Antioch police were called to a report of a suspicious white Volkswagen at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of Donin Road. The driver of […]