Lake County Newswire

Lake County Newswire

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  1. Widow of disgraced Illinois policeman pleads not g...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    The widow of a northern Illinois policeman who staged his suicide in September to make it appear he was shot in the line of duty, pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges related to his suspected embezzlement from a youth police explorer program. Melodie Gliniewicz, 51, was arraigned in Lake County Circuit Court on felony charges of disbursing charitable funds without authority and for personal benefit as well as money laundering.

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  2. Prosecutors: 2 charged with official misconduct for altering court filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Chicago Tribune

    Two Zion sisters have been charged with official misconduct for allegedly using their positions at the Lake County Circuit Court clerk's office to alter court files for their benefit. Leticia Gonzalez, 45, of the 1000 block of Shiloh Boulevard in Zion, was charged with eight counts of official misconduct, and Veronica Ventura, 41, of the 1400 block of Lorelei Drive in Zion, was charged with two counts of official misconduct, the Lake County state's attorney's office announced Friday.

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  3. From city to rural county, Food Bank's mobile pantry deliversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Daily News

    ... areas, and there's a bigger problem," said Food Bank president and CEO Estella Mayhue-Greer. Case in point: Lake County, Tenn. It's about two hours north of Memphis, up U.S. 51. Data from the U.S. Census Bureau complied from 2009-2013 placed median ...

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  4. Portions Of Northwest Tennessee Closed For Young Sportsman Deer HuntRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... all lands, both private and public, to deer hunting west of Tennessee Highway 78 from the Kentucky state line in Lake County to the Obion River Bridge in Dyer County and west of the Obion River from the Highway 78 bridge to the Mississippi River on ...

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  5. Northwest Tennessee Flooding To Be Subject Of Special TFWC Conference Call MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... all lands, both private and public, to deer hunting west of Tennessee Highway 78 from the Kentucky state line in Lake County to the Obion River Bridge in Dyer County and west of the Obion River from the Highway 78 bridge to the Mississippi River on ...

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  6. Spa employee charged with prostitution in Fox LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... and charged with prostitution and operating an illegal massage parlor. For the second time this year, police in Lake County have made an arrest in connection with a prostitution investigation at a spa in Fox Lake. LiYun Liu, 48, of the 200 block of ...

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  7. Ex-Deerfield church pastor pleads not guilty to child sex assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault of a child while holding a position of trust, according to Lake County Assistant State's Attorney Jason Grindel. Kee was a pastor at North Suburban Evangelical Free Church in Deerfield. Charles ...

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  8. Woman pleads not guilty to faking report about Fox Lake suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Kristin Kiefer was charged with falsifying a report which caused a massive police search near Volo. (Lake County Sheriff's Office) A Vernon Hills woman accused of falsely claiming to have been approached by men fitting the description of suspects in ...

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  9. Mother of 11-year-old Wickliffe girl accused in baby's murder loses custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    The mother of an 11-year-old Wickliffe girl accused of murdering a baby earlier this year has lost custody of her daughter. A Lake County Juvenile Court Judge on Monday placed the girl in the custody of the Lake County Department of Job and Family Services.

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  10. More mental health care in juvenile detention center requested for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    The court-appointed guardian of an 11-year-old Wickliffe girl accused of murdering a baby said that the girl needs additional mental health services while she remains in the Lake County Juvenile Detention Center. Jessica L. Wright at a Monday appearance in Lake County Juvenile Court said the girl is not receiving adequate mental health services and needs a therapist.

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  11. North Chicago man charged with murder in July 4 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Facing murder charges, a North Chicago man is expected to enter a plea Thursday in Lake County Circuit Court in connection with a Fourth of July altercation that resulted in the death of a Waukegan man. Jayquan Duffie, 22, is being held on $3 million bail in Lake County Jail.

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  12. 24 people charged in TennCare fraud roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... in a short period of time to obtain controlled substances. a Martha Wofford, 60, of Ponca, Okla., charged by a Lake County grand jury with TennCare fraud and theft of services over $60,000, which is a Class B felony. Wofford is accused of ...

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  13. 24 People Charged In TennCare Fraud Statewide Round-UpRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... in a short period of time to obtain controlled substances. Martha Wofford , 60, of Ponca, Ok., charged by a Lake County Grand Jury with TennCare fraud and theft of services over $60,000, which is a Class B felony. Wofford is accused of fraudulently ... 2 comments

  14. Ex-police chief indicted again on theft chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Felony corruption charges against former North Chicago Police Chief Michael Newsome, dismissed by a Lake County Circuit Court judge earlier this month, were reinstated Wednesday afternoon. A Lake County grand jury indicted Newsome Wednesday on two counts of theft of government property and one count of misallocation of funds, the same charges dismissed by Judge James Booras on July 14 following a defense motion citing problems with the original indictments.

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  15. Judge rules 11-year-old Wickliffe girl accused of murdering baby is not competent to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    A judge determined Thursday that an 11-year-old Wickliffe girl accused of beating a 2-month-old child to death in February is not competent to stand trial. After a day of conflicting testimony from psychologists , Lake County Juvenile Court Judge Karen Lawson ruled that the girl has significant mental-health issues that make her incapable of understanding the criminal court proceedings.

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  16. Police seize 54 pounds of pot, $230K in cash from Lake County homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Police task forces from Lake and McHenry counties teamed up last week to arrest a man who allegedly had 54 pounds of marijuana and $230,000 in cash hidden at his home, according to a statement from the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Roger Lambrecht, 43, of the 31000 block of Pineview Boulevard in unincorporated Lake County near Spring Grove, was arrested and scheduled to appear in Lake County Circuit Court on Tuesday.

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  17. All TN counties ready to issue gay marriage licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Equality Project, said not all counties have issued a same-sex marriage license, but clerks in all except Lake County have said they will do so if asked. Tennessee Equality Project is an organization that advocates for LGBT issues. A woman in the ...

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  18. Indictment: Probation officer took money 9 times, sex twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Lake County authorities indicated Friday that no further arrests are expected in connection with the indictment of a probation officer who is accused of awarding court-ordered community service hours to adults on probation in exchange for money and sexual favors. Anselmo Magana, 44, of Lindenhurst, was indicted by a grand jury Wednesday and has been charged with 11 counts of official misconduct, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office.

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  19. North Chicago murderers to be sentenced TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Jan. 21, 2015, on first-degree murder charges for the shooting death of a North Chicago woman in 2007. (Lake County Sheriff's Office, HANDOUT) Two men retried and convicted of a North Chicago murder in a rare double-jury trial in Lake County earlier ...

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  20. Indictment: Woman set boyfriend on fire, caused 'permanent disfigurement'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... being held on $250,000 bail on charges of attempted murder, aggravated battery and aggravated domestic battery. (Lake County Sheriff's Office, Handout) Accused of setting her boyfriend on fire and inflicting "permanent disfigurement," an Antioch ...

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