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Residents displaced after neighbor’s open burn spreads to house near Round Lake

Residents were displaced from their home after their neighbor’s burning leaves got out of control and spread to their house Friday afternoon near Round Lake, fire officials said. The Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District and Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 2 p.m. Friday to the 24700 block of Clinton Avenue in unincorporated Round […]

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Man punched sheriff’s deputy in her face multiple times during traffic stop in Ingleside, police say

Authorities say a Round Lake man punched a Lake County sheriff’s deputy in her face twice during a traffic stop after he drove into oncoming traffic in Ingleside. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office received reports of a reckless driver around 4:40 p.m. Tuesday. Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Chief Christopher Covelli said the 911 callers […]

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2 victims seriously injured after armed robbery at residence near Round Lake

Two victims were hospitalized with serious injuries after being attacked and robbed at gunpoint following a party at a residence near Round Lake Sunday morning, police said. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded around 12:30 a.m. Sunday to a report of a robbery in the 24500 block of West Forest Avenue in unincorporated Round Lake. […]

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Man allegedly tried pulling officer’s arm through jail cell after being arrested in Libertyville, prosecutors say

A Round Lake man is facing felony charges after he allegedly pulled an officer’s arm through a jail cell while being held at the Libertyville Police Department for an assault. Mario T. Coleman, 40, of Round Lake, was charged with aggravated battery to a peace officer, aggravated assault on a peace officer and resisting a […]