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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.

WGNTV.COM - 2018-08-15 12:20:50

Prominent attorney shot dead at his Hobart home by former client, prosecutor says

He also worked for the Lake County public defender's office. He put in his letter of retirement Tuesday, said Marce Gonzalez Jr., chief public defender. Page was expected to leave the office by the end of the month.

NWI.COM - 2018-08-15 18:25:00

Man, 26, charged in armed robbery at Hammond gas station

Justin A. Harris was charged Monday in Lake Criminal Court with armed robbery, battery by means of a deadly weapon, intimidation and interference with the reporting of a crime.

NWI.COM - 2018-08-14 23:00:00

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.

WGNTV.COM - 2018-08-15 00:56:31

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.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-08-15 12:09:52

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.

RADIO.COM - 2018-08-13 22:05:58

Oozing blood raises red flags at Hammond medical transfer station

MedAssure Services, a medical waste company, is facing a slew of Hammond city violations after officials discovered blood oozing from a container stored in a semitrailer at the company's Summer Street facility.Provided

NWI.COM - 2018-08-14 22:00:00

Munster gas station robbed at gunpoint

The man was described as 5 foot 8 to 5 foot 10, with a thin build, black hoodie, gray pants, white gloves and black baseball cap.

NWI.COM - 2018-08-15 16:30:00

3 brothers charged with shooting man in Gary, Indiana

Robert Fishaen Jones Jr., 36, was arrested and charged with attempted murder, aggravated battery, battery with a deadly weapon, battery resulting in serious bodily injury and pointing a loaded firearm, Hamady said.

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-08-13 21:16:00

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.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-08-13 22:09:54

Three brothers charged after man shot in the head during neighborhood brawl in Gary

Robert F. Jones Jr., 36, was charged Friday in Lake Criminal Court with attempted murder, three counts of felony battery and pointing a firearm on allegations he shot the neighbor Wednesday in the 600 block of Harrison Street, documents state.


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.

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-08-14 00:00:43

Gary man arrested at Deep River Water Park for public intoxication after police say he was combative, belligerent with staff

Lillard allegedly had watery and blood shot eyes, and was acting "very belligerent" towards staff and security while refusing to comply with the officer's request to calm down, the report states.


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

WGNTV.COM - 2018-08-13 21:13:27

Gary police are investigating after a man was shot while walking on city's West Side

GARY — Police are investigating a shooting after a man says he was shot while walking Sunday night on the city's West Side.Gary police were dispatched just before 10 p.m. to the 2100 block of Wright Street in Gary in reference to a gunshot wound victim, according to Police Cmdr. Jack Hamady.Hamady s


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


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

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-08-13 23:24:45

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Man killed in shootout with suburban Chicago police

RICHTON PARK, Ill. (AP) — Suburban Chicago police say a man has been killed in a shootout with officers from two departments.Authorities say members of the Richton Park and Park Forest police departments exchanged fire Monday with a man who matched the description of a suspect wanted in a shooting t

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-08-14 01:27:22

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.