(Wauconda, IL) Police in Wauconda have announced charges against two teens reportedly involved in an armed robbery.
The incident took place just after 3 AM on Saturday when three teen males were beaten and robbed by a group of other teens…some of which possessed firearms. Vehicles connected to the group were discovered on Tuesday in Round Lake Beach, and 9 juveniles were taken in for questioning.
Police say many of them admitted to stealing vehicles in Lake, McHenry and Winnebago counties…and several were connected to the Wauconda robbery.
Currently a 17-year-old male is facing armed robbery charges, while a 16-year-old is facing aggravated fleeing and eluding, possession of a stolen vehicle, armed robbery, armed violence and mob action. Charges are said to be pending against other juvenile suspects.