Highland Park Crime
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Recent Crime News
Friday Feb 20 | via Patch.com
Dariusz Leonczyk, 37, Homer Glen was charged with retail theft at 3:08 p.m. on February 15 in the 800 block of Willow Rd. The defendant exited the store without paying for $6.98 in merchandise. The defendant was issued a local ordinance ticket and released. Comment?
Thursday Feb 12 | via Patch.com
The three men accused in the 2013 murder of a Highland Park 20-year-old have been given June 1 court dates even though they will be tried separately, according to a Chicago Tribune report . Michael Coffee, 19, of Highland Park; Benjamin Schenk, 21, of Highwood; and Philip Vatamaniuc, 18, also of Highland Park are charged with first-degree murder in connection with a June 2013 drug-related robbery that resulted in the shooting death of Colin Nutter, the report stated. Comment?
Monday Feb 9 | via Patch.com
Fengqing Wu, 52, Chicago was arrested and charged with battery after police responded to a report of a physical dispute in the 600 block of Central Avenue at 2:36 p.m. on February 4. Jennifer Ramey, 45), Antioch was arrested and charged with driving while license suspended and speeding after being stopped by police in the 2000 block of Skokie Valley Road at 11:45 a.m. on February 6. Kelly Mitchell, 22, Chicago was arrested and charged with aggravated identity theft after scamming a victim into purchasing a vehicle and expensive jewelry at 7:01 p.m. on February 6. Denise Pesina, 41, of the 1500 block of McDaniels Avenue was arrested and charged with domestic battery after police responded to a report of a physical dispute that had occurred while driving near Clavey Road and Green Bay Road at 3:37 a.m. on February 9. A Coach diaper bag containing an iphone 6, car keys, a wallet, cash and ... (more) Comment?
Tuesday Feb 3 | via Patch.com
Regulo Lopez-Joya, 29, Park City was arrested and charged with driving while license revoked, failure to yield to an emergency vehicle and uninsured motor vehicle after being stopped by police near Skokie Valley Road and Half Day Road at 12:22 a.m. on January 29. Rigoberto Munos, 27, Milwaukee was arrested and charged with driving while license suspended after being assisted by police when his car became stuck in the snow in the 1500 block of Skokie Valley Road at 4:01 a.m. on February 2. Two landscape trailers were broken into while parked in the 1500 block of Old Skokie Road. A large amount of landscape tools including leaf blowers, trimmers, air compressors, chain saws and edgers were taken. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 3 | via Daily Herald
Undercover officers from the Lake County Sheriff's Office have charged 19 men during a nationwide sting called the "National Day of Johns." Authorities said a coalition of local and federal law enforcement agencies held the operation in a continuing campaign to suppress prostitution, authorities said in a news release. Comment?
Jan 27, 2015 | via Chicago Tribune
Family members hug and pay their last respects during the funeral Nov. 12 of Christopher Anderson, who was fatally shot by police Nov. 3 at NorthShore Highland Park Hospital. Officials say he drew a gun and would not drop it. Comment?
Jan 26, 2015 | via My FOX Chicago
The family of man who was shot and killed at a Highland Park hospital is suing the city's police department. Christopher's family said they're not satisfied with the answers given so far surrounding the police shooting of the 27 year old Waukegan man last November at Northshore Highland Park Hospital. Comment?
Jan 26, 2015 | via Daily Herald
The mother of a 27-year-old Waukegan man who was shot and killed by police inside a hospital emergency room has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the city of Highland Park. Police officers Kevin Roberts and Brian Reif were also named as defendants in the federal lawsuit filed electronically Sunday on behalf of Venus Anderson, who serves as the administrator of the estate for her son, Christopher Anderson. Comment?
Jan 26, 2015 | via NBC Chicago
Family members of a man who was fatally shot in a Highland Park hospital in November have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit. Christian Farr reports. Comment?
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