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2 Teens Shot, 1 Fatally, in Basketball Tournament Brawl: CPD

At around 9:10 p.m., officers responded to a large fight inside the field house during a basketball tournament, officials said.

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-08-17 10:33:45

Teen Killed In West Chicago Stabbed, Run Over, And Burned Alive; 3 Teens Charged

The body of Luis Guerrero was found by firefighters conducting a training exercise in West Chicago Tuesday. The body was found strangled, stabbed, lit on fire, and then run over with a Jeep.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-17 03:09:37

1 Killed, 1 Wounded In Shooting Outside Basketball Tournament

CHICAGO, IL — A 15-year-old boy was killed and a 14-year-old boy was wounded in a shooting outside the Garfield Park Fieldhouse Thursday night, police said. The shooting happened during a fight outside a basketball tournament at the fieldhouse, police said. The suspect may be a boy between ages 11 a

PATCH - 2018-08-17 14:48:56

Online Fight Leads to Deadly Shooting; 2 Teens Killed: Cops

Harvey police said an ongoing feud between two groups of young men, fueled by social media, prompted a confrontation at a convenience store near 146th And Halsted in Harvey.

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-08-16 13:37:44

Police: Man, 31, wrote robbery note on mail sent to child's mother

Clarence Ross, 31, of Chicago, is wanted by authorities in the robbery Nov. 14 of a Pizza Hut in the 7300 block of Indianapolis Boulevard in Hammond.

NWI.COM - 2018-08-17 12:30:00

Raw videos in Harith Augustus' Chicago police shooting death released

Augustus, 37, was approached in the 2000-block of 71st Street by police who suspected he was carrying a firearm. The Chicago Police Department released a portion of one officer's body camera video of the incident, which ended with an officer shooting and killing Augustus.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-08-16 18:29:06

Murder suspect captured in Davenport

A 23-year-old alleged member of a street gang from Gary, Ind., is awaiting extradition after he was captured in Davenport by the U.S. Marshals early Thursday morning in connection with a 2015 murder at a Gary gas station.The U.S. Marshals' Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force, which includes Gar

QUAD-CITIES TIMES - 2018-08-17 00:12:00

U.S. Steel plans massive investment in Gary plant

The investment will finance “state-of-the-art production equipment, machinery and modernizing technology,” according to a press release from Indiana’s economic development agency. The dollars, part of U.S. Steel’s $2 billion asset revitalization program, will be spent over five years.

CRAIN'S CHICAGO BUSINESS - 2018-08-16 22:19:32

Search for armed robbery suspect nets police 2nd arrest on vehicle theft charges

Deshawn R. Anderson was charged Thursday in Lake Criminal Court with armed robbery, intimidation, pointing a firearm and misdemeanor resisting law enforcement.

NWI.COM - 2018-08-16 23:30:00

3 Men Target Orland Park Residence In Home Invasion

ORLAND PARK, IL -- A masked man and two accomplices broke into a home and confronted the homeowners as they rummaged through the residence, Orland Park police said. The home invasion happened Tuesday afternoon, but police were not notified until the evening. Police say it was not a random act and th

PATCH - 2018-08-16 18:02:03

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.


Suburban Teens Charged in Gruesome Murder of Fellow Teen After Body Found Stabbed and Burned

It's a case prosecutors said was filled with "vicious brutality... beyond imagination" A burning dead body was found Tuesday in the city of West Chicago, officials said. Regina Waldroup reports. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018) Two suburban teens were charged with murder Thursday, accused of killi

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-08-16 19:11:05

Windy City ThunderBolts' Popular Elvis Night Returns Saturday

CRESTWOOD, IL -- It was 41 years ago this week when Elvis Presley permanently "left the building." In honor of the king, theWindy City ThunderBolts'most popular theme night -- Elvis Night -- returns this Saturday, Aug. 18. The evening features a pregame Elvis concert and fireworks after the game.

PATCH - 2018-08-16 16:56:43

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.


Harvey police: Deadly shootout may have stemmed from online dispute

"There was some kind of verbal exchange in the store. At some point the three individuals from the sidewalk tried to exit the store, but was met by gunfire from those remaining in that dark-colored vehicle. Unbeknownst to them, the one who had left the vehicle and was inside the store pulled out a g


Man Found Dead in Locker Room of Chicago Hotel: Police

Scott Olson/Getty ImagesPolice are investigating the death of a man in a hotel in the Loop.The 54-year-old was found unresponsive in a locker room in the hotel about 1 a.m. in the first block of East Monroe, according to Chicago police.He was pronounced dead on the scene, police said.The Cook County

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-08-16 10:39:36

Carjackings Reported On Consecutive Days In Park Forest

PARK FOREST, IL - Carjacking incidents with similar narratives were reported at the same location on consecutive days in Park Forest last week. Park Forest police said it's not known for sure that the incidents are related, but the suspects were also described the same way after both calls.

PATCH - 2018-08-15 22:22:00

Surveillance Image Released Of Car Thief Suspects in Palos Park

PALOS PARK, IL --Palos Park policereleased a surveillance photo of three young males believed to have swiped an SUV in the area near Wolf Road and Old Creek over the weekend. According to police, the residents who owned the vehicle came home late Tuesday and discovered that their SUV was missing. A

PATCH - 2018-08-16 06:50:37

Chestnut Ridge, Tinley Park, Illinois - August 2018

Chestnut Ridge is a townhouse community built in the mid 2010's. Chestnut Ridge is located in Tinley Park, Illinois east of La Grange Road and north of 183rd Street. There are currently 3 homes for sale ranging from $294,500 to $305,900.


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.