From the Crystal Lake Police Department:
Crystal Lake Police Investigating Stabbing Incident
Crystal Lake, IL – At approximately 6:27am, the Crystal Lake Police Department responded to the 1300 block of Parkridge Court for a report of a disturbance.
While enroute to the location, dispatch advised officers several subjects had left the scene.
Responding officers located two adult male victims on foot near the 500 block of Carlemont Drive.
A 31 year old male from Crystal Lake suffering from stab wounds to the abdomen, back and leg.
The second victim, a 24 year old male from Lake in the Hills had minor lacerations to his face and hands. Crystal Lake Fire Rescue responded to provide emergency medical care to the victims.
However, both victims refused treatment and were released from care at the scene.
One victim later self-transported to an area hospital for treatment where he currently remains.
The offender(s) fled the scene prior to police arrival.
Both victims and witnesses who were involved in this incident are currently being uncooperative with police.
This is an isolated incident.
It is believed the victims and offender(s) know one another.
There is no danger to the public.
We are in the early stages of this investigation.
At this time, we have no further information to provide.
As more information becomes available we will provide an update.
We encourage anyone who may have information relating to this event to contact the Crystal Lake Police Department at 815-356-3620. In addition, anyone can send an anonymous tip to the Crystal Lake Police Department by texting the word CLPDTIP along with the tip information to
847411 (tip411). Normal text messaging rates do apply.