Waukegan police investigating at a crime scene at a Citgo gas station where a homicide occurred Monday, September 20, 2021 just before 5:00 a.m.
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Homicide Investigation After Person Shot and Killed at Citgo Station, Green Bay Rd and Sunset Ave, Waukegan

2,568 Police, firefighters and paramedics from Waukegan responded about 4:59 a.m. Monday, September 20, 2021 to a report of a shooting the Citgo gas station at 2135 North Green Bay Road in Waukegan. Early investigation […]

Gun, money bill counter, and scale (SOURCE: Lake County Sheriff's Office)
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Four Defendants Charged With Federal Drug or Firearm Violations in Probe of Street Gang Activity in Lake County

435 CHICAGO — A joint federal and local criminal investigation in the far north suburbs of Chicago has resulted in federal drug or firearm charges against four individuals. Lake County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Group […]

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Lake County Sheriff’s SIG, ATF Successfully Dismantle Lake County Street Gang Operation, 10 Charged

1,108 Lake County Sheriff John D. Idleburg announced on Thursday, August 4, 2021, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Group (SIG), a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) funded task force, in conjunction with […]