A press release from the McHenry County Sheriff:
Man arrested for Attempt Murder over Weekend
October 10, 2017 – Two persons were slashed during a domestic disturbance Saturday night in unincorporated Richmond.
Neither suffered life-threatening injuries but the 32-year-old Des Plaines man wielding the knife was arrested and charged with attempted murder and burglary.
Miguel A Hernandez-Solorzano, is in custody Monday and charged with two counts of Attempted Murder and one count of burglary.
On Saturday, October 7, 2017 at approximately 6:49 p.m. the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Richmond Fire Protection District responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence in the 5200 block of U.S. Route 173.
Upon their arrival, deputies found two wounded victims inside the residence.
Hernandez-Solorzano was located outside, where he had been detained by other family members.
The investigation revealed that Hernandez-Solorzano had been hiding in a barn.
When he saw one of the victims he came out of the barn with a knife and slashed that victim in the back.
The second victim saw this occur and attempted to stop Hernandez-Solorzano.
At this point Hernandez-Solorzano attacked that victim and a fight ensued between the suspect and the two victims.
The first victim was transported to Centegra Hospital in McHenry with non-life threatening injuries.
The second victim was transported Condell Hospital in Libertyville with non-life threatening injuries.
Hernandez-Solorzano was treated on the scene for facial injuries and was taken into custody.
He was subsequently charged with two counts of Attempted Murder and one count of Burglary.
- Miguel A. Hernandez-Solorzano, Male, 32, Des Plaines, IL
- 2 counts-Attempted Murder (class X)
- Burglary (class 2)
Next Court Date:
- October 11, 2017 at 9:00 a.m