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Nearly 9 years in prison for man who burglarized Kohl’s store of $80K worth of jewelry in Crystal Lake

A judge sentenced a Schaumburg man to almost nine years in prison for forcing entry to Kohl’s in Crystal Lake where he stole $80,000 worth of jewelry. The Crystal Lake Police Department responded around 2 a.m. on December 30, 2022, to Kohl’s, 5420 Northwest Highway in Crystal Lake. Crystal Lake Deputy Police Chief Richard Neumann […]

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Arrest warrant issued for woman accused of damaging lobby of Island Lake Police Department

An arrest warrant has been issued for a 35-year-old woman who police say damaged the lobby of the Island Lake Police Department Tuesday morning. The Island Lake Police Department released a minute-long video of the incident late Tuesday morning. A woman wearing a light-colored jacket, dark pants and flip-flops entered the lobby of the police […]

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Coroner identifies 53-year-old woman killed in three-vehicle crash on Route 59 in Lake Barrington

The coroner has released the identity of a 53-year-old woman who died after a three-vehicle crash involving a semi-truck on Route 59 in Lake Barrington Tuesday afternoon. An autopsy performed Wednesday showed Karen Flintz, 53, of Schaumburg, died as a result of blunt force injuries from a vehicle crash, according to Lake County Coroner Jennifer […]

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Man accused of attacking multiple police officers and paramedic in Algonquin, slipping handcuffs to front of body

A 19-year-old man was charged with attacking multiple police officers and a paramedic in Algonquin and then slipping his handcuffs to the front of his body following a DUI arrest. William A. Skidmore, 19, of Schaumburg, was charged with four counts of aggravated battery, resisting a peace officer causing injury, resisting a peace officer, driving […]