Man Arrested for Waukegan Burglary, Home Invasion…Connected to Other Crimes

(Waukegan, IL)  A Waukegan man arrested for attempting to burglarize at least two homes, is suspected in several similar incidents. Waukegan Police say Joseph Segerstrom was arrested on Wednesday morning as he attempted to escape from a home in the 25-hundred block of Berry Court. The 30-year-old was also connected to a similar burglary incident earlier that morning in the 25-hundred block of Atlantic Avenue. Segerstrom is facing charges of home invasion and residential burglary from the two incidents, but is also being looked at as the primary suspect in six other similar crimes dating back to January 12th. Bond has been set at 350-thousand-dollars…with a court date set for February 10.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (1-28-22)