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Automatic Fire Suppression and Alarm Credited with Saving Life of Hotel Guest at Country Inn and Suites Hotel in Crystal Lake

Police, firefighters and paramedics from Crystal Lake responded about 3:57 a.m. Wednesday, March 9, 2022 to an activated fire alarm and a report of the smell of smoke at the Country Inn and Suites Hotel […]

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Fatal Vehicle Crash into a Pole at Route 31 Near Woods of Crystal Lake Strip Mall at Ray Street in Crystal Lake

Police and firefighter/paramedics from Crystal Lake responded about 7:24 a.m. Monday, December 21, 2020 to a report of a crash with ejection at 5100 South Route 31 in Crystal Lake. A second ambulance was dispatched […]

Crystal Lake hammer attack suspect with Green Bay packer hat
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Suspect in Crystal Lake Bike Trail Hammer Attack Arrested at Home in Woodstock, Charged with Attempted Murder 2 Days After Attack

A man has been charged in connection with a hammer attack on northwest suburban bike path (CBS Chicago). McHenry County Conservation District police and members of the McHenry County Sheriff’s SWAT Team on Friday September […]

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Two Women Hurt After 1 Helps the Other During Hammer Attack by Male Offender on the Ridgefield Trace Bike Trail, McHenry County

Two women were attacked by a man with a hammer Tuesday on the Ridgefield Trace Bike Trail in Crystal Lake, according to the McHenry County Conservation District. McHenry County Conservation District police and Crystal Lake […]

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Crystal Lake Police Arrest Suspected Hit-and-Run Driver After Serious Vehicle, Motorcycle Crash at Virginia Rd and Berkshire Dr

Crystal Lake police arrested the driver of a serious hit-and-run crash involving a passenger vehicle and a motorcycle that occurred Tuesday night at Virginia Road and Berkshire Drive. Crystal Lake police and firefighter/paramedics responded about […]