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65 years in prison for Chicago man who murdered father of 5 after rear-end crash in Waukegan

A Chicago man was sentenced to 65 years in prison Friday for shooting and killing a father of five over a minor rear-end car accident in Waukegan. Sheldon L. Brown, 35, of Chicago, was charged with three counts of first-degree murder in October 2020. Brown pleaded guilty in March to one count of first-degree murder […]

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Deputies arrest armed man after witnessing him punch another driver during road rage incident near Barrington

A sheriff’s officer arrested a man, who had a gun and knives, after witnessing him punch a motorcyclist during a road rage incident near Barrington, officials said. The incident happened around 3:50 p.m. Tuesday in the 1200 block of South Northwest Highway in Barrington Township. A Cook County Sheriff’s Police officer on patrol saw a […]

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2 charged after motorcyclist shoots at driver who intentionally ran over his motorcycle near Mundelein, police say

The sheriff’s office said two were arrested after a driver ran over a motorcycle during a road rage incident and then the motorcyclist fired a shot at the driver near Mundelein. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded on July 31 to a bar in the 26500 block of North Route 83 in unincorporated Mundelein for […]

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Man accused of pointing gun at another vehicle, threatening to shoot driver before fiery crash near Waukegan

Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Beach Park man after he was involved in a fiery crash near Waukegan moments after he allegedly pointed a gun at another vehicle and threatened to shoot the driver. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 10:20 p.m. Friday to a call of a single-vehicle crash on Delany Road north of […]

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Waukegan man ordered held without bond for shooting into occupied car during apparent road rage in McHenry

A Waukegan man is being held without bond after prosecutors say he got out of a car and opened fire on another driver in broad daylight in a neighborhood near McHenry. Juan A. Colon, 26, of the 1800 block of Grand Avenue in Waukegan, was charged with attempted first-degree murder, armed habitual criminal, three counts […]