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Police release video of fatal Burbank hit-and-run
BURBANK, Ill. -- Police in the southwest suburbs released video they hope will help catcha hit-and-run driver that that hit a family of three, killing one, crossing a busy street. Officials said they believe the video and photos will be the key in bringing the driver to justice.
Armed Robber 'Stabs, Cuts At' Victim On CTA Platform In Oak Park
According to police, the woman approached the victim while she was waiting on the CTA platform. Police say the woman asked the woman for money. When the victim refused to comply, the suspect then allegedly used a "cutting instrument" to "stab and cut at" the woman.
2 shot near Red Line train at 87th Street
CHICAGO — Two people were shot near the Red Line at 87th Street in Chatham Sunday afternoon, according to the Chicago Fire Department.Fire officials said two shooting victims were transported to University of Chicago Hospital, and both have been stabilized.Their conditions are not known at this time
Why do we often get northeast winds even though the jet stream blows from the west?
A more general statement of your question is, “Why does the wind that I experience not always blow from the same direction as jet-stream winds?” Jet streams are relatively narrow air currents blowing often at speeds of 70-120 mph (or stronger), usually from a westerly (west, northwest or southwest)
Man dies after beating from liquor store security guard on South Side
Herbert Lemon, 33, died Thursday from injuries he got at the “Wine and Spirits” liquor store at 308 E. 75th St., according to Chicago Police the Cook County Medical Examiner’ Office.
Police: Darien couple, 7-year-old girl died from murder-suicide
Officers responded to a call of shots fired just before 1 a.m. June 10 in the 7500 block of Farmingdale andfound the bodiesof Olasunkanmi Esho, his wife Bourk Esho and their 7-year-old daughter Olivia Esho inside a home, according to police and the DuPage County Coroner's Office.
9-year-old killed, mother and sibling hurt in hit-and-run in southwest suburbs
BURBANK, Ill. -- (WGN) -- A 9-year-old boy was killed, and his 29-year-old mother and a young sibling were injured, in a hit-and-run accident in the southwest suburbs Saturday night.
Man Caught Masturbating In Car In Westmont: Cops
WESTMONT, IL — Police are looking for a man who was spotted masturbating in a car in Westmont Wednesday. The incident took place in the 100 block of W. 63rd St., according to police.
2 Killed, 2 Wounded in Shooting on Chicago's Near West Side
A man was shot in the head and pronounced dead on the scene, police said, while a female victim was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center where she was pronounced dead.
Person in Custody After Man Found Dead Inside Home: CPD
About 12:50 a.m., officers responded to the 3100 block of West 40th Street and found a man in his 30s with blunt force trauma to his head, Chicago Police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Chicago girl went to school on Friday, then vanished
Fowsia Ibrahim, 14, went to school on Friday but never came home. Her home is on West Howard Street in Rogers Park.
Chicago girl, 16, missing from South Side
CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) - Police are looking for a 16-year-old girl who has been missing from the Hyde Park neighborhood on the South Side for more than two months.Daquata Shannon was last seen on April 4 in the 500 block of East 50th Place, according to Chicago Police.Shannon is described as
Elizabeth Brackett, Longtime 'Chicago Tonight' TV Host, Dies
CHICAGO, IL — Retired award-winning TV journalist Elizabeth Brackett died Sunday, days after the longtime WTTW-TV reporter and former "Chicago Tonight" host had been in an apparent bicycle accident, according to the station. Bracket, 76, suffered at least one broken vertebra in her neck and had been
Mother, 2 children injured in Burbank hit-and-run
BURBANK, Ill. (WLS) --A mother and her two children were seriously injured by a hit-and-run driver in southwest suburban Burbank Saturday night, police said.The 29-year-old woman was crossing Cicero Avenue at 86th Street when she and her children were struck by a vehicle, police said. Witnesses told
17-year-old shot dead in East Garfield Park, police say
CHICAGO — A 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on Saturday.Officers found the teen in a yard while responding to a call of “person down” in the 3400 block of West Carroll Avenue about 7:30 a.m. Saturday, according to the Chicago Police Department.He had been shot
2 Dead, 10 Wounded Friday in Chicago-Area Shootings
In the last nonfatal shooting Friday, two men were wounded in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. A 28-year-old was arguing with three other males about 10:50 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Parnell Avenue, according to police. One of the males pulled out a gun and shot the man several tim
2 dead in Woodlawn shooting, police say
CHICAGO — Two men were killed in a Woodlawn shooting Friday night, police said.The men were outside a store in the 400 block of East 63rd Street when one or more people opened fire about 9:50 p.m. Friday, according to the Chicago Police Department.A 43-year-old man was shot in his chest; a 22-year-o
Man charged in attack on 67-year-old woman on Red Line train
A man who is a convicted felon was charged with viciously attacking a 67-year-old woman on a CTA Red Line train. Derrick McMath, 28, of southwest suburban Worth, was charged Saturday with felony aggravated battery in connection with the attack, which happened about noon Thursday in the 1500 block of
Chicago police shoot man on Southeast Side
When SWAT members entered the garage around 2am on Saturday, police say the man pointed a weapon at them. Officers opened-fire, and hit him in the stomach.
Police release surveillance images of Chicago Lawn sex abuse suspect
The suspect is described by police as an African-American man between 18 to 19 years old. He's about 5'7 to 5'9 with a short, black fade hairstyle. He was wearing a gray Chicago Blackhawks T-shirt, black sweatpants, black socks and slide-on sandals.