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SWAT team forces entry, arrests man who barricaded himself in hotel and allegedly used infant as shield in North Chicago

A wanted Round Lake Beach man was arrested following a two-hour standoff after a SWAT forced entry to his hotel room, at which point the man used his infant as a human shield, prosecutors said. George H. Tieman, 29, of Round Lake Beach, was charged with manufacturing or delivery of fentanyl, possession of a controlled […]

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SWAT team arrests armed man who allegedly entered Gurnee home and battered child, leading to standoff

A SWAT team arrested an armed man and police rescued several children after the man allegedly entered a residence in Gurnee and battered a child, leading to a standoff. The Gurnee Police Department responded around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday to the 3400 block of Florida Avenue in Gurnee for a report of a domestic dispute. Gurnee […]

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Alleged gang member charged with tossing gun, drugs out window of Mundelein home during warrant

A SWAT team conducting a warrant arrested an alleged gang member who prosecutors say threw a gun and drugs outside of his window in Mundelein. Orlando Garcia, 28, of Mundelein, was charged with armed violence, manufacturing or delivery of cocaine under 100 grams and unlawful possession of a firearm. Lake County Assistant State’s Attorney Mary […]

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SWAT team arrests sex assault suspect, second man found with guns during warrant at Lake in the Hills residence

A SWAT team arrested a sexual assault suspect and a second man, both of whom were found with guns, during a search warrant at a house in Lake in the Hills Friday afternoon. The Lake in the Hills Police Department and the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office’s multi-jurisdictional SWAT team executed a search warrant around 1:45 […]