Lake Villa Man Charged With Selling Oxycodone, Ritalin and XanaxAccording to police, Phillip J. Libenson was found to be in possession of “various amounts” of Oxycodone, Ritalin and Xanax.
Man Found Dead On Frozen Deep Lake In Lake VillaRyan Garrett’s body was spotted on the ice Monday morning about 800 feet offshore from the 500 block of Shoshoni Trail, according to Lake Villa police and the Lake County coroner’s office.
Gas Station In Unincorporated Lake Villa Robbed At GunpointA gas station was robbed at gunpoint early Sunday in unincorporated north suburban Lake Villa.
Lake Villa Woman Returns Home, Finds BurglarsA woman arrived home Saturday night and found two men who had stolen her bicycle and two of her scooters in northwest suburban unincorporated Lake Villa. The second man was able to run away.
Missing Grayslake Man Found Dead After Motorcycle Crash Near Lake VillaAbout 11:40 a.m., a bicyclist flagged down police after spotting a motorcycle in a ditch west of Route 45 just north of Dada Drive in Lake Villa Township, according to the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Two Employees Charged After Boy Dies At Lake Villa Troubled Youth FacilityTwo employees of a residential treatment center for troubled teens in Lake Villa are charged in the death of a 16-year-old resident following a struggle on Wednesday night, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
School Buses Catch Fire In Lake VillaThree of the buses were completely engulfed in flames and destroyed, and two others were damaged.
Twelve Families Displaced By Lake Villa Apartment FireCrews responded about 2:45 p.m Friday to the blaze in the 0-100 block of Cedar Avenue.
Lake Villa School Bus Carrying Three Kids Involved In Rollover Accident A school bus carrying three kids rolled over on Grand Avenue in Lake Villa Wednesday afternoon, according to the Lake Villa School District superintendent.
Body Pulled From North Suburban LakeThe body of 60-year-old Joseph Benedetto, of Lake Villa, was recovered from the waters of Stanton Bay off Fox Lake about 9:30 p.m., authorities said.
Lockdown Lifted At Lake Villa SchoolsOfficials at Lake Villa District 41 said Palombi Middle School, Thompson Elementary School, and Martin Elementary School were placed on soft lockdown Thursday morning, due to an ongoing police search for a suspect who had fled the nearby town of Round Lake Beach, following a domestic incident.
Elderly Man Found Dead In Lake Villa PoolA 77-year-old man was found dead in his pool Sunday evening in north suburban Lake Villa. Lake Villa Police Lt. Dennis Geraty said the man likely drowned.

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