From the Lake in the Hills Police Department:
Officers make three arrests in connection to home invasion
Lake in the Hills, IL – On January 20, 2021, at approximately 10:30 p.m., officers responded to the 0-100 block of Grant Avenue for a report of a home invasion.
The victim reported multiple male subjects forcibly entered the residence through the front door and were armed.
The victim did not sustain any injuries.
Additionally, the victim and one of the offenders were known to one another.
Upon arrival, officers were informed the subjects had fled in a dark sedan.
Officers quickly located a vehicle matching the reported description traveling southbound on Crystal Lake Road.
The vehicle, a 2000 Honda Accord, was being driven by 26-year-old Tavares L. Fowler and was occupied by three additional individuals.
During the traffic stop investigation, property belonging to the victim was located, along with a BB gun, which was also used in the incident.
Fowler and two juveniles ages 17 and 14, were placed into custody without incident.
The 17-year-old was found in possession of a controlled substance and damaged a police department holding cell.
Upon review, the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office approved the following charges:
Fowler, Tavares L.; M/B; 26 years of age; 175 Skyline Dr., Carpentersville, IL Charges: Aggravated Robbery; Theft
Juvenile; M/W; 17 years of age
Charges: Home Invasion; Aggravated Robbery; Residential Burglary; Possession of a Controlled
Substance; Theft; Criminal Defacement
Juvenile; M/W; 14 years of age
Charges: Home Invasion; Aggravated Robbery; Residential Burglary; Theft
Fowler was transported to McHenry County Jail, where he is currently confined.
His bond has been set at $10,000.
The two juveniles were transported to the Kane County Juvenile Justice Center.
Any criminal or traffic complaint(s) that have been filed against any individual(s) named herein are only an accusation. All defendant(s) are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.