Press Release- Burglary, Weapons Charges Lead to Arrest

4/11/2019 12:00:00 AM

John Neveitt, 30, of McHenry, was charged with Residential Burglary, Theft, and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon for allegedly burglarizing a home located in unincorporated McHenry Township about one month ago.

 On March 15, deputies were dispatched to a home in the 4700 block of Howard Street, Johnsburg.  Upon their arrival, deputies learned that several firearms, jewelry, coins and an undisclosed amount of cash were taken. 

 An investigation was launched by the McHenry County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division, which led to an arrest warrant against Neveitt.  On April 9, the McHenry County Apprehension Unit, along with members of the U.S. Marshalls Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force, arrested him.

 The investigation is ongoing and the McHenry County Sheriff's Office encourages anyone with information to contact either the McHenry County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-762-STOP (7867), The McHenry County Sheriff's Office Tip Line at (815) 338-2144, or the tip line email address;TipLine@mchenrycountyil.govCallers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward.


Arrested                                Charges                                                                      

John Neveitt                          Residential Burglary (class 1)

30-years-old                           Theft (class 1)

McHenry, Illinois                  2 counts- Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a felon (class 3)


Court:April 12, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.




The charges against this individual are merely allegations against him.  All defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.



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