Arlington Heights Resident Arrested in Crystal Lake, Accused of Kicking a Police Officer, Resisting Arrest

Adam Schuster, charged with Aggravated Battery to a Peace Officer (SOURCE: McHenry County Sheriff's Office)
Adam Schuster, charged with Aggravated Battery to a Peace Officer (SOURCE: McHenry County Sheriff’s Office).

Adam R. Schuster, age 32, of Arlington Heights was arrested in Crystal Lake after he encountered Crystal Lake police officers responding to a trespassing call at Play It Again Sport, 6128 Northwest Highway in Crystal Lake.

Crystal Lake Police Department responded about 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 3, 2022 to a report that a male adult refused to leave Play It Again Sports after an employee asked him to leave.

When police arrived, Schuster refused to leave and was told he was under arrest. Schuster resisted police officers with force and kicked a Crystal Lake police officer in the head.

Adam R. Schuster, of the 1600 Block of East Central Road in Arlington Heights was successfully confined at 5:02 p.m. in McHenry County Jail and was charged with …

Aggravated Battery – Peace Officer, Policing Volunteer, Fireman,
Security Ofc – Minor/No Injury – No Dangerous Weapon (Class 2 Felony)

Resisting or Obstructing Peace Officer, Firefighter, or Correctional
Institution Employee (Class A Misdemeanor)

Criminal Trespass to Real Property (Class B Misdemeanor)

McHenry County Judge Mark Gerhardt ordered Schuster held on $50,000 bond at his bond hearing Thursday morning, August 4, 2022. Bail bond at 10% is set at $5,000.

Adam R. Schuster’s next scheduled court date is Friday, August 5, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. in McHenry County Court Room 304.

According to court records, just about 3 hours before Schuster was arrested (on unknown charges) at Play It Again Sports, he was released on bond at 12:18 p.m. Wednesday, August 3, 2022 after being confined in McHenry County Jail overnight since 11:32 p.m. Tuesday, August 2, 2022.

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