Geographic location of the bug: Lake county il
Time: 12:12 AM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Can you identify this bug?
How you want your letter signed: Jessica
This is a female German Cockroach and she is dragging around her ootheca or egg case. According to BugGuide: “Nocturnal; major pest of residential and commercial structures. Some people can develop severe allergies to cockroach parts, feces, and oils. Females carry the ootheca for up to a month, dropping it just before the eggs hatch.”