FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 19, 2017
CONTACT: Deputy Chief Derek Hyrkas
100 West Woodstock Street
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Today, June 19, 2017, the Crystal Lake Police Department responded to a report of a body in a retention pond located in the 4400 block of the Northwest Highway. Upon arrival, officers confirmed a person was in the retention pond and that this person was deceased. Crystal Lake detectives and officers immediately began an investigation in order to determine the circumstances surrounding the death of this individual. We are working in conjunction with the McHenry County Coroner’s Office.
This investigation remains active. We have no reason to believe a threat to the public exists. If appropriate, additional information, as it is developed, will be released.