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  • Huntley teen accused of armed robbery in McHenry charged in 7-11 incident

    HUNTLEY – A Huntley teen has been charged in a robbery of 7-11 that occurred the morning of April 30, according to a news release from Huntley Police ...
    May 6, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Woodstock man's Twitter account led to child pornography charges

    WOODSTOCK – A Woodstock man was arrested Friday on child pornography charges.Jerry S. Mannion, 41, w ...
    May 6, 2016 - 5:18 pm
  • Fox Lake's Anne Marrin honored with Illinois award for Joe Gliniewicz investigation

    FOX LAKE – Fox Lake Village Administrator Anne Marrin's efforts to root out corruption in the village's police department and her composure during the ...
    May 6, 2016 - 11:49 pm
  • Harvard police hunting for armed bank robbery suspect

    HARVARD – Police are searching for a man who they said robbed a Harvard bank at gunpoint Friday.Poli ...
    May 6, 2016 - 11:53 pm
  • Judge won't dismiss misconduct charges against ex-McHenry County coroner

    WOODSTOCK – A McHenry County judge rejected a motion to dismiss official misconduct charges against former McHenry County Coroner Marlene Lantz.
    May 5, 2016 - 6:46 pm
  • Huntley teen charged with armed robbery of McHenry payday loan store

    McHENRY – A Huntley teen has been charged in the Thursday morning armed robbery of a payday loan store, McHenry police said.
    May 6, 2016 - 8:57 am
  • Homeless man forced his way into Cary home to hurt resident, police say

    CARY –A former Cary man faces multiple felonies after police said he forced his way into a home he had been barred from visiting with the intent of h ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Chicago teen sentenced to 4 years in prison for Woodstock burglary

    WOODSTOCK — A Chicago teen will spend time in prison after he admitted to burglarizing a Woodstock residence with two other men.
    May 5, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • IDOT safety instructor sentenced for setting fires in Algonquin

    WOODSTOCK – A traffic safety educator working with the Illinois Department of Transportation was sentenced to a two-year probation term after he admit ...
    May 5, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Crime mugs for May 2016 in McHenry County area

    McHenry County-area crime mugs for May 2016 ...
    May 10, 2016 - 2:01 pm
  • Hebron village president facing cocaine charges could lose his home

    HEBRON – Village President John Jacobson could lose his home this summer after failing to pay three years of property taxes, according to information ...
    May 3, 2016 - 11:37 pm
  • McHenry County men arrested after selling cocaine in Lake in the Hills bar, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Four McHenry County men are facing felony drug charges after a joint police investigation found the men were selling narcotics out ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Huntley man gets 2 years in prison for stealing gun vault, credit card

    WOODSTOCK – A Huntley man was sentenced to two years in prison after he admitted to stealing a gun vault and a Discover credit card.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • Former employee files civil suit against McHenry County Clerk alleging assault

    WOODSTOCK – A former employee of McHenry County Clerk Mary McClellan has sued her for assault, although she made no physical contact with her.
    May 3, 2016 - 12:35 am
  • McHenry County Sheriff's Office warns of caller posing as dispatcher

    WOODSTOCK – The McHenry County Sheriff's Office is investigating a recent incident in which a male caller posing as a sheriff's dispatcher left a voic ...
    May 3, 2016 - 12:28 am
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