Omayr Niazi (law enforcement booking photo)
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Pharmacy Technician Accused of Providing CT Scan Medical Imaging Services without Certification in Hoffman Estates

549 In a case that allegedly involves a pharmacy technician providing medical imaging services outside his qualifications, Omayr K. Niazi, age 41, of Deerfield, has been charged with aggravated battery, forgery and wire fraud. The […]

Kavion Poplous, Attempted First-Degree Murder
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Kavion Poplous, Suspect Connected to Shooting Roommate at Western Illinois University, Turns Himself in to Chicago Police

539 On Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois University announced that Western Illinois University freshman Kavion Poplous, 18, of Chicago, is in custody in Chicago. Kavion has been charged with Attempted First-Degree […]

Dru K. Jarvis, aggravated battery suspect, shooting in Elgin
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Shooting Suspect from Lake in the Hills Arrested Less than 5 Days After Shooting Man on Shooting McLean Blvd Near Lillian St, Elgin

589 A 21-year-old male suspect from Lake in the Hills is facing three felony charges connected with a shooting of a man in Elgin in late August 2020 near a strip mall. Dru K. Jarvis, […]

Tony Davis, aggravated battery and robbery suspect, Chicago
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Male Suspect Arrested in Vicious Attack of Woman in Front of Her Magnificent Mile Condominium on East Grand Ave, Chicago

669 Chicago Magnificent Mile robbery of 85-year-old woman (Security video acquired by CWB Chicago). Chicago police on Friday August 28, 2020 arrested a 45-year-old male suspect accused of attacking an 85-year-old woman outside her Magnificent […]

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Former Arlington Heights Resident/Cook County Jail Inmate Awaiting Trial Dies at Stroger Hospital with Advanced Cancer, Coronavirus Symptoms and Positive COVID-19 Test

1,211 An Arlington Heights male jail inmate with advanced cancer, who was awaiting trial for his second bar fight, died Tuesday May 5, 2020 after being admitted to Stroger Hospital with COVID-19 symptoms in April […]

Michael M. Miller, homicide suspect in Crystal Lake (SOURCE: Law Enforcement)
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Three Transient Male Suspects Face Murder and Robbery Charges After Man Found Dead, Floating in Water at Crystal Lake’s Three Oaks Recreational Area

4,722 Crystal Lake police responded just before 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2020 investigating an open 9-1-1 call (a 9-1-1 call with nobody speaking on the other end) in the area of the block of […]

Juan A. Colon, unlawful restraint and aggravated battery suspect
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Trio Arrested Following Investigation of Robbery of Arlington Heights Woman Near Arlington Heights Rd and Checker Rd, Long Grove

4,538 On Friday, March 6, 2020, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service – Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF) apprehended three men wanted in connection with […]

Jayvion C. Scott, Aggravated Battery to Police Suspect, Lake County (SOURCE: Lake County Sheriff's Office).
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Wanted Antioch Offender Apprehended After Fleeing, Striking Squads, Causing Injury to Lake County Sheriff’s Deputy

1,020 On Thursday February 13, 2020 the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Team in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service – Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force (USMS-GLRFTF) apprehended an Antioch man wanted on a […]

Jonva C. Vivetter, Lake County Illinois retail theft suspect with multiple arrest warrants
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Retail Theft Suspects Caught After Pursuit by Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies from Deer Park to Route 53 Spur Near Lake Cook Rd

2,248 Alert Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested three suspects after recognizing the suspects in prior retail theft incidents and pursuing them in a short vehicle chase starting from an area near Town Center Promenade, just […]