Murder suspect Samuel William Legg III booking photo
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Homicide Suspect Living in Arizona Charged in 20 Year-Old Homicide Case in Russell in Lake County

450 The Lake County Sheriff’s announced Wednesday July 29, 2020 that through a collaborative effort with multiple law-enforcement entities, law officers accomplished the arrest and capture of suspected serial killer Samuel William Legg III, 52, […]

Hunter Grabowski, vehicle burglary suspect
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Lake Barrington Burglar Arrested, Evidence Recovered from Burglaries in Lake, McHenry, and Cook Counties

1,361 Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies and Detectives, on Wednesday January 8, 2020, arrested a Lake Barrington male suspect in connection with numerous burglaries. Members of the Sheriff’s Warrants Team served an arrest warrant on Hunter […]

Wayman G. Vela, suspect Domestic Battery of a Child
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LCSO: Round Lake Police Officer Charged with Domestic Battery of a Child; Caused Injuries to 5 Year-Old Girl’s Lower Back

60 On April 5, 2019, at approximately 11:45 a.m., Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to meet a Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) agent. The DCFS agent was investigating an incident where a […]

Nick Sauer
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Former State Rep. Nick Sauer Pleads Not Guilty to Criminal Charges of Nonconsensual Dissemination of Private Sexual Images

128 Former state Rep. Nick Sauer pleaded not guilty Wednesday, February 6, 2019 to criminal charges alleging he posted nude images of two women online without their consent. Nick Sauer, age 36, of Lake Barrington, […]

Nick Sauer
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Former Member of Illinois House of Representatives Representing 51st District in Lake County Charged with Posting Sexual Images

44 Nick Sauer, a former member of the Illinois House of Representative, representing the 51st District in southwest Lake County has been indicted on 12 felony counts of disseminating private sexual images. The charges are […]

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James Miller, Cindy Miller and son Trevor Arrest Charged in Pot Bust After Identity Theft Offense Leads Police to Buffalo Grove Home

73 James J. Miller, 52, his wife Cindy Miller, 50, and son Trevor Miller, 17, of 800 block of Dunhill Drive in Buffalo Grove, were arrested at their home Wednesday night, charged with the unlawful […]