Beach Park School Bus Involved In Accident With Two Semis, Nine Students Hurt A school bus carrying students from a Beach Park elementary school was involved in an accident with two semi trucks Wednesday afternoon, according to a spokesman with the Lake County sheriff's office.
Cops: Man Drove Car Into Beach Park Retention PondDevon S. Leedom, 20, was drunk while at the wheel of the Dodge Stratus that ended up in the pond in the 12600 block of West Wakefield Drive in Beach Park, according to the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Beach Park Father, Son Dumped Overdose Victim: Lake County SheriffRather than call for help, a father and son from north suburban Beach Park allowed a Schaumburg man to overdose on illegal drugs and then abandoned the victim in his car a block from their residence, Lake County police say.
Teens With Fake Gun Rob Man Of Phone, PantsLake County sheriff’s deputies were called about an armed robbery about 3:15 p.m. in the 11200 block of West Edgewood Road in Beach Park, the sheriff’s office said in a statement. The victim, a 19-year-old man, told them his pants and phone were stolen while he was held at gunpoint by two teenage boys.
$5M Bond For Man Charged With Killing Wife, Stepson With Bat A man charged with beating his wife and teenage stepson to death with a metal baseball bat early Sunday in north suburban Beach Park has been ordered held on a $5 million bond.
Woman Charged With Making False Report After Hit And Run CrashA 21-year-old woman was charged with making a false report claiming that her car was stolen after she lost control of the car and crashed it into a creek in Waukegan.
Beach Park Man In Critical Condition After Being Struck By AmbulanceA north suburban man is in critical condition after he was struck by an ambulance early Sunday in Beach Park.
Man Charged With Hitting Teen Skateboarder, Leaving The Scene A man has been charged with hitting a teenager skateboarder and leaving the scene of the accident.
Monday's Storms Leave Homes And Roads FloodedHeavy rainfall from a series of thunderstorms that moved through the Chicago area on Monday and early Tuesday left several roads impassable, and many basements flooded, especially in the northern suburbs, where the rain was heaviest.
Lake County Sheriff's Deputy Injured In Crash With Garbage TruckThe deputy, part of the canine unit, was in a department SUV that collided with a garbage truck at Wadsworth Road and Metropolitan Avenue about 5:35 a.m.
Man Robs Beach Park Convenience Store At GunpointA north suburban convenience store was robbed at gunpoint early Sunday, a crime police say may be related to other robberies in the area.
Cops: Men Claim Drug Habits Led To Home Invasion, BurglariesTwo men arrested for breaking into a north suburban home, where they tied up two teenage girls and stole a safe, were breaking into homes under construction in Lake County to support drug habits, police said.