A 53-year-old Lake Forest man was struck and killed by a Metra train on the Union Pacific North Line just north of the Fort Sheridan station on Friday at about 7:15 p.m., according to the Highland Park Police Department.
Police & Fire
The 35-year-old Lincolnshire man killed by a train in Lake Forest on Saturday, Nov. 23, was a surgeon at Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital.
A 35-year-old man died after his car was struck by a train on Old Mill Road west of Illinois Route 43/Waukegan Road in Lake Forest on Saturday, Nov. 23.
Lake Forest Police Department officers responded to a house in the 1700 north block of Waukegan Road for a report of a residential burglary.
A home in the 1400 block of Kurtis Lane was burglarized on Friday, Sept. 13, between 9 a.m. and 5:50 p.m. while the home was unoccupied. The rear door of the locked home was pried open and several rooms ransacked. The owners reported more than $300,000 worth of jewelry missing from the residence.
Several marijuana-related incidents occurred in Lake Forest at the end of August, as noted in the Lake Forest Police blotter.
Get the latest incident updates from the Lake Forest blotter.
In this week’s Lake Forest Police blotter: Thieves removed $1,000 in copper piping from an unoccupied home in Lake Forest.
During the day on Tuesday, July 30, 2013, Lake Forest experienced two residential burglaries and two attempted burglaries. The Lake Forest Police Department released descriptions of the two suspects and their vehicle and is asking residents to be on the lookout.
Libertyville fire officials continue to investigate a fire that broke out at the former Jamaican Gardens property on Mon., May 27.