Man Pushed Off Lake Cook Rd Bridge onto Route 53 by Mob Armed with Bats and Sticks, Long Grove

Lake County Sheriff's Police, Arlington Heights Police, Illinois State Police, Palatine firefighter/paramedics and Long Grove firefighter/paramedics responded about 6:30 PM Monday to an aggravated battery at 42.153565, -88.016766 (Lake Cook Road and Route 53 Long Grove, IL). Police received a report of an aggravated battery at Lake Cook Road and Route 53.

A victim was possibly pushed off the bridge or was forced to jump from the Lake Cook Road bridge onto Route 53 below. The victim was reported be in the northbound lanes of Route 53 right beneath the overpass.

The victim was a 20 year-old male who was on the outside shoulder directly under the overpass. He was transported by Palatine firefighter/paramedics to Northwest Community Hospital.

Police received a report that offenders fled the scene in three groups.

All of the offenders were described as male/Hispanics.

One of the groups of subjects were in a red Ford Expedition and fled westbound from the scene.

An unknown amount of offenders were last seen eastbound on bicycles.

A third offender was last seen walking southbound on Hicks Road from Route 53.

One of the offenders was wearing a blue shirt and blue shorts

One subject was armed with a bat and one subject implied that he had a gun.

The crime is reported to have occurred at 6:30 p.m. Long Grove firefighter/paramedics responded at 6:33 p.m.

Fire/Medic Units
Palatine Q83 BC8 A82 E82?

A55 Brush 55 BC55 5502

Read complete article on ...,+Long+Grove

aggravated battery, aggravated battery Long Grove, Palatine Fire Department, Arlington Heights Police Department, Lake County Sheriff, Long Grove Fire Protection District