Round Lake Beach

Che Hearn (Round Lake Beach Police)

Meet The World’s Most ‘Unlucky Thief,’ Round Lake Beach Police Say

What goes around comes around in Round Lake Beach. Repo men grabbed the vehicle of a Zion resident who allegedly was inside a Walmart trying to steal electronics.


Surveillance images show a suspect believed to have broken into a Round Lake Beach school. (Round Lake Beach Police)

Burglar Breaks Into Suburban School, Steals Computer Equipment, Cash: Police

The suspect forced entry into Raymond Ellis School, 720 Central Park Drive, around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Christmas Eve, police said in a community alert issued Friday with surveillance images.


Police have issued an arrest warrant for 36-year-old Jeremy Anderson, on two charges of murder. (Credit: Round Lake Beach Police)

Suspect In Round Lake Beach Murder Arrested In Gary

An arrest warrant was issued earlier this week for Jeremy Anderson, 36, for two counts of first degree murder, according to the Round Lake Beach police department.


Police have issued an arrest warrant for 36-year-old Jeremy Anderson, on two charges of murder. (Credit: Round Lake Beach Police)

Police Searching For Suspect In Round Lake Beach Murder

A manhunt was underway across the Chicago area, after a domestic dispute ended in murder in far north suburban Round Lake Beach.


Jeremy Anderson. (Credit: Round Lake Beach Police)

Police Searching For Suspect In Round Lake Beach Murder

Police in Lake County are looking for the person who shot and killed a man in Round Lake Beach Saturday night.


Jose Rebollar-Vergara (Booking Photo)

Man Convicted In Round Lake Beach Murder

One of the final images jurors saw in the murder trial of Jose Rebollar-Vergara was videotape of victim Gabriel Gonzalez, fatally shot, falling down in front of a Round Lake Beach convenience store, trying to access his cell phone and struggling to his feet before he collapsed and died.


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Suburban House Fire Caused By Tenant Thawing Frozen Pipes

Temperatures were around 4 degrees (not counting wind chill) around 7:30 p.m. when the Greater Round Lake Fire Protection District got the call, and when they pulled up to 129 Glenwood Drive, smoke already was showing.


(Left to right) Derek Gordon, Deshaude Jones, and Seneca Davis are accused of beating a man in a bungled robbery attempt after learning of the victim's inheritance. (Booking photos)

Trio Charged With Beating Man To Get His Inheritance

A man invited a friend to a north suburban home earlier this month to watch the Bears-Packers game, but instead, along with two others, gagged and beat him in a bungled abduction attempt over a windfall inheritance.


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Girl, 6, Dies In Crash In Round Lake Beach

The two-car crash happened at 2:47 p.m. Saturday at Route 83 and Millstone Drive, north of Hook Drive at the Sweet Water Mill Mall.


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Girl, 6, Killed In Round Lake Beach Crash

A 6-year-old girl was killed in a traffic crash Saturday afternoon in north suburban Round Lake Beach.


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Repeat DUI Offender Sentenced To Prison

A repeat DUI offender from Round Lake Beach has been sentenced to serve more than a dozen years in prison.


Dorothy Swanson (left) was scammed out of more than $4,000 when someone called her, claiming to be her granddaughter, Audrey Rickert (right), and saying she had been arrested in Mexico. She later found out Audrey was safe at home with her mom. (Credit: CBS)

Grandmother Bilked Out Of $4,000 By Caller Posing As Granddaughter

A grandmother in far north suburban Round Lake Beach was scammed out of more than $4,000 after getting a frantic call from a person she believed was her granddaughter.

CBS 2–11/13/2012

Ricardo Rodriguez, 19, of Fox Lake, is charged with home invasion. (Round Lake Beach Police Department)

Woman Harmed By Daughter’s Ex-Boyfriend In Home Invasion

The intended target tells CBS 2’s Jim Williams that suspect Ricardo Rodriguez, 19, was very upset over their breakup.


Salvation Army bell-ringer

Salvation Army Strikes Gold In North Suburbs

The Salvation Army has literally struck gold with several anonymous donors in the northern suburbs.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2011

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Boy Scout Honored For Helping Put Out Fire In Round Lake Beach

A Round Lake Beach teen has been honored for his quick thinking when a fire broke out in his neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Dog Teeth (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Neighbor Saved Senior From Dog Attack

What do you do when your neighbor calls out for help? Thomas Lichtwalt heard dogs barking on Tuesday, setting off his own dog. Then he looked out and saw two dogs barking and snarling at his 74-year-old neighbor who was at the end of his driveway on the way to getting his mail.


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Boil Order Issued For Round Lake Beach

A boil order is in place for northwest suburban Round Lake Beach due to an interruption in service that has affected water pressure.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2011


Round Lake Beach Man Pleads Not Guilty To Abusing 3 Girls

A Round Lake Beach man could go to prison for the rest of his life if a jury finds him guilty of sexually abusing three girls who were all under the age of 13.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2011

Manuel Reyes

Bond Raised For Teacher Accused Of Molesting 4 Girls

Bond was increased to $250,000 on Friday for a Round Lake Beach elementary school teacher accused of molesting four girls, after prosecutors told a Lake County judge there could be more victims.



Round Lake Beach Teacher Held On Sex Charges

A Round Lake Beach school teacher has been arrested for sexually assaulting four children under the age of 13.

CBS Chicago–04/05/2011