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The original item was published from 2/2/2017 8:25:48 AM to 2/17/2017 12:00:01 AM.

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Unincorporated Grayslake Armed Robbery

On February 1, 2017 at approximately 9:30PM Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 18300 block of West Springwood Drive, unincorporated Grayslake, for an armed robbery. When sheriff’s deputies arrived they found a battered victim.


Preliminary investigation shows the victim, a 37 year-old man, returned home from work and was attacked, as he was entering his home. The offender punched the victim in the head and attempted to use a stun-gun to subdue the victim. The victim was robbed of USC (undisclosed amount).


The offender is described as an African American male, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt. He concealed his face during the robbery.


Sheriff’s detectives responded to the scene and continue to investigate. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the Lake County Sheriff’s Office at 847-549-5200 or Lake County CrimeStoppers at 847-662-2222.

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