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Deadly shooting at Harvey convenience store linked to police chase in downtown Chicago
HARVEY, Ill. — A police chase through downtown Chicago has been linked to a deadly shooting at a convenience store in Harvey, Illinois state police confirm.
2 suspects sought in deadly shootout in Harvey
Investigators are also searching for a black Jeep Cherokee, which was involved in the incident. Chopper 7HD flew over a vehicle matching that description Wednesday morning that drove through downtown Chicago, but officials have not confirmed whether that is the Jeep they are looking for.
Man who followed teen into restroom gets beaten to death by girl’s father, police say
According to Phoenix police, around 11:30 p.m. on Aug. 2, 40-year-old Melvin Harris went to the QuikTrip near Dunlap and 19th avenues to pick up his teenage daughter and her friends.
2 Innocent Women Shot While Inside Their Chicago Homes
The Cook County medical examiner's office could not immediately confirm the fatality and further details, including her identity, were not available.
Harvey police: Deadly shootout may have stemmed online dispute
"Some kind of verbal exchange. The three from sidewalk tried to exit the store, but were shot at by the one is vehicle. The one who had left the vehicle and was inside the store pulled out a gun and began firing as well," Harvey Spokesperson Sean Howard said.
Palos Heights Man Tells Cops He Has Heroin In Anus: Prosecutor
EVERGREEN PARK, IL -- A Palos Heights man pulled over for a traffic violation was arrested after he told police he had two bags of heroin in his anus, prosecutors said. Brian Franey, 29, appeared before Cook County Judge Michael Kane on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance. Franey
Silo Ridge, Orland Park, Illinois - August 2018
Silo Ridge is a subdivision of custom built single family homes built from the mid 1990s to early 2000s. Silo Ridge is located in Orland Park, Illinois west of Wolf Road and north of 151st Street. There are currently 15 homes for sale ranging from $285,000 to $1,475,000.
Shooting suspect fatally shot by police in Richton Park
"At first I thought it was fireworks, but then when I heard it consistently, I know fireworks aren't consistent like that. I knew it was gunshots," Tarwick said.
Officials investigate after burning body found in West Chicago
WEST CHICAGO, Ill. — Officials are investigating after a dead body was found burning in West Chicago on Tuesday.West Chicago police said the body was found in the 1300 block of Joliet Street and said they believe there is no threat to the public.No further information was provided.TheDaily Heraldrep
Harvey manhunt underway after 3 weekend shootings
Antwon Clayton Jr., 22, was fatally shot Sunday morning in the 15700-block of Marshfield. His death was ruled a homicide, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office.
Chicago Hospital Named Among Best in the US
Northwestern Memorial Hospital wasranked at no. 13on the list of top 20 hospitals in the country, the only Illinois hospital to be named among the prestigious “Honor Roll” list. That marked the same as last year’s ranking, which was a drop from Northwestern’s eighth-place ranking the year before and
Panel on LGBTQI+ persecution Aug. 16 at Center on Halsted - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times
The All Aboard USA Committee of Rainbow Railroad will hold a public event on Thursday, Aug. 16, at 6:30 p.m., at Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., entitled "If Not US, Who?: The Struggle of LGBTQI+ Refugees and Asylum-Seekers."
Prominent attorney fatally shot in suburban Chicago home
NORTHFIELD, Ill. (AP)- Police say an attorney who argued 30 cases before the U.S. Supreme Court has been fatally shot during a domestic altercation inside his suburban Chicago home.The Cook County medical examiner's office says 71-year-old Steve Shapiro died in the Monday night attack in Northfield.
Chicago Pharmacy Techs Indicted For Stealing, Selling Opioids
CHICAGO, IL — Two Chicago pharmacy technicians were arrested Thursday for conspiring to steal more than 56,000 hydrocodone pills and selling them for a profit, according toU.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois, citing an indictment. According to the indictment, officials said Allcare
FBI Offers Reward To Help Solve 2005 Murder Of Hammond Teen
–The FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information about the murder of a 13-year-old Hammond, Indiana girl more than a decade ago.
1 Dead After Shootout With Cops in South Suburbs
Park Forest police responded about 2 p.m. to the 400 block of Suwanee Street after receiving a call of a man shot in the head, authorities said. Officers found a man with a serious wound in that rea, police said. The man was able to speak and officers obtained a description of a suspect. A person ma
Chicago Police Exchange Gunfire With Shooting Suspect
Officers responded to a call of shots fired and pursued a suspect on foot, at which time shots were fired both by and at police, officials said.
Investigation underway after police-involved shooting in Richton Park
RICHTON PARK, Ill. -- An investigation is underway after a police-involved shooting in the south suburbs.The shooting happened Monday around 2 p.m. near Jackson Avenue and Richton Square Road. Officers said the shooting stemmed from an armed robbery. One witness said there were four officers involve
These Are The 5 Most Expensive Homes On The Market In Flossmoor
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Chicago Woman Killed In Skokie Hotel
CHICAGO (CBS)--A Chicago woman. 22, was fatally shot over the weekend at a hotel in suburban Skokie, police said.