September 7, 2022 – Earlier today, the City of Highland Park Police Department responded to a wellness check at 1850 Green Bay Road. Upon observation of apparent blood at the door, police forced entry into the unit. Two deceased individuals were discovered, and a person of interest was taken into custody.
The person of interest who was taken into custody this morning has been identified as Mr. Barry M. Goldberg, 45 years of age, residing at 1850 Green Bay Road, Highland Park, IL.
The facts of this case were reviewed with the Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office. Mr. Goldberg was subsequently charged with 2 counts of 1st Degree Murder.
Mr. Goldberg is scheduled to appear for bond hearing at the Lake County Courthouse, 18 N County St, Waukegan on the morning of September 8, 2022.
Information about the victims will be reported by the Lake County Coroner’s Office.