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4 Dead, 12 Wounded in Memorial Day Weekend Shootings
According to witnesses, an 18-year-old woman and a man were playing with a handgun when the weapon fell on the floor and fired, striking the woman in the chest.
Man killed in Markham tollway crash
A 74-year-old man was killed in a crash on Interstate 294 near the 163rd tollway plaza in Markham Saturday morning, authorities reported.Thomas Schnettler of Apache Junction, Ariz. was pronounced dead at 10:28 a.m., according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Man Playing With Gun Accidentally Shoots, Kills Woman
An 18-year-old woman was fatally shot by a man who accidentally discharged a handgun he was playing with Saturday night in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, police said.The woman was shot in the chest at 9:02 p.m. in the 800 block of 49th Place, according to Chicago Police. Witne
14-year-old boy reported missing from Lawndale
Moore is described as a 5-foot-6, 120-pound black boy with brown eyes, short hair and a medium complexion, police said. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a navy blue shirt and Nike Air Force 1 sneakers.
2 killed in Chicago as Memorial Day weekend begins, police promise show of force - Extra News
Chicago police promised a show of force over Memorial Day weekend, with at least 1,000 extra officers working to help curb the holiday violence.
Chicago police looking for missing 16-year-old girl
She was last seen wearing a pink rain jacket, black leggings and black shoes, and carrying a black Northface backpack, police said.
Chicago Police release surveillance photos of Red Line attempted robbery
He was described as a man in his mid 20s, wearing a dark hat with white letters, a black hooded sweatshirt, a black jacket and black jeans. He may have a cut to his face near his right cheek.
Chicago police sergeant grazed by bullet in West Town
The patrol sergeant was grazed in her bulletproof vest around 11:55 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of Chicago and Noble avenues, according to the Chicago Tribune. Someone in a black SUV fired shots at a gold SUV, while had bullet holes and remained on Noble Avenue after the shooting, the Tribun
Deadly police chase ends south of AM General
One man was killed and a woman was injured while evading Mishawaka police early this morning.According to a press release from the St. Joseph County Prosecutor's Office, Mishawaka police were dispatched to Phoenix Bar on Lincolnway West after reports of a fight. When officers arrived, a witness poin
Woman Found Strangled to Death in West Garfield Park
The woman, whose age was unknown, was found unresponsive at 6:27 p.m. in a yard in the 4500 block of West West End Avenue, according to CHicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
2 Dead, 7 Wounded Friday in Shootings Across Chicago Area
Two people died, and seven were wounded, in gun violence Friday leading into Memorial Day weekend.
Three teens shot inside convenience store
CHICAGO, Ill. -- Chicago police were responding to several incidents of Memorial Day weekend violence late Saturday night.Three teens were shot inside a convenience store near 58th and Indiana just before 8 in the evening. All three were rushed to the University of Chicago Hospital, they all had bee
Orland Park Man Charged With Committing Sexual Assault in His Home
Rodger Burke, 55, was charged with felony counts of sexual assault, manufacturing child pornography, predatory criminal sexual assault and unlawful grooming, Orland Park police said.
Orland Park man charged with sexual assault, manufacturing child pornography
On Thursday, police executed a search warrant on Burke's home, where it was determined the assault occurred. Burke was arrested at the time of the search. police said.
2 killed in Chicago as Memorial Day weekend begins
A 20-year-old man was shot several times around 1:30 a.m. in the 800-block of North Cambridge Avenue, police said. Officers heard shots fired and discovered the victim on the ground, unresponsive. No one is in custody.
Chicago police arrests dozens in pre-Memorial Day raids
Police say in a statement officers were joined by agents from the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in "precision raids" that started Thursday and continued Friday. They reported more than 70 arrests and more than a dozen weapons seized.
Mother charged after daughter, 5, accidentally shot at Lansing party
LANSING, Ill. (WLS) --A suburban mother has been charged with reckless conduct after being accused of accidentally shooting her 5-year-old daughter last month.Andrea Cunningham-Ellis of Griffith, Indiana surrendered to Lansing police on Wednesday. She has been charged with one felony count of reckle
Tip leads authorities to 11 pounds of marijuana at Zion home
Juan C. Martinez-Cervantes, 21, is facing felony charges of unlawful possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and unlawful possession of marijuana, according to a statement from the Sheriff's Office on Friday.
12-year-old dead after apparent accident at Munster park
"At this time, there appears to be no reason to believe that foul play is involved," he said.
Elderly Woman Scammed Out Of Thousands: Riverside Cops
RIVERSIDE, IL — An elderly Riverside resident was scammed out of thousands of dollars, according to Riverside Police. Police said they received a call from a 74-year-old woman on May 17 who believed she had been the victim of a theft by deception.