A 45-year-old man is in Lake County Bond Court on Thursday as he faces first-degree murder charges after two people were found dead inside his unit at a resort. Highland Park flats Wednesday morning.
According to Highland Park Police, officers responded to a welfare check at The Albion building at 1850 Green Bay Road on Wednesday. Upon arriving at the unit, officers found blood under the door before forcing entry into the apartment, officials said.
Two people inside were pronounced dead, police said. Authorities have not released their names and causes of death.
There was no threat to the public, police said, and city officials are working with the complex’s on-site property manager to provide support to tenants who live in the building.
Barry Goldberg, 45, was identified as a person of interest in the case, and later Wednesday was formally charged with two counts of first-degree murder, according to the county state’s attorney’s office. of Lake.