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Arthur Cox (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Deacon Allegedly Kissed Girl, 14; Gave Her Kama Sutra Book

A 66-year-old man Cook County prosecutors described as a “member of the clergy” allegedly gave a minor a copy of the Kama Sutra and said he kissed her because she was “shy” and he “wanted her to be more confident.”

07/25/2014

Endia Martin (family handout)

Endia Martin’s Death Exposes Entrenched Chicago Violence

When a 14-year-old Chicago girl was arrested on charges that she shot and killed another 14-year-old Chicago girl, much of the attention centered on how the shooting stemmed from an argument over a boy that was playing out on Facebook.

06/06/2014

Vandetta Redwood (Credit: Chicago Police)

Charges Dismissed Against Aunt Of Accused Teen Killer

Prosecutors argued Vandetta Redwood initially told police she was not there when 14-year-old Endia Martin was shot, but a cell phone video obtained by police put her at the scene. Judge Donald Panarese Jr. called the video “choppy” and “poor,” then ruled the state did not meet the burden of proof.

05/23/2014

Endia Martin (family handout)

Sixth Person Charged In Murder Of Back Of The Yards Teen

Police said the gun used to kill 14-year-old Endia Martin on Monday passed through the hands of a Streeterville man before it ended up with the alleged shooter’s uncle.

05/02/2014

Donnell Flora (Credit: Chicago Police)

Alleged Shooter’s Uncle Charged In Murder Of 14-Year-Old Girl

The uncle of a 14-year-old girl accused of killing a classmate during a fight over a boy has been charged with giving his niece the murder weapon and accompanying her to the fight in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.

04/30/2014

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Boy Charged After Accidentally Shooting 14-Year-Old Girl

Police said the boy was playing with a gun around 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 6500 block of South Green Street, when it accidentally fired, striking the girl.

03/20/2014

Mundelein police investigate after an 11-year-old girl was killed inside a home in the 1600 block of Woodhaven Court. A 14-year-old girl has been charged with murder. (Credit: CBS)

Girl, 11, Suffered 40 Stab Wounds; 14-Year-Old Half-Sister Charged With Murder

An 11-year-old girl was killed at her home in far north suburban Mundelein on Tuesday, when she was stabbed 40 times. A 14-year-old girl has been charged with the murder.

01/22/2014

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Police: Man Tried To Sexually Assault Girl, 14

The 14-year-old girl was walking in the 2500 block of West Morse Avenue about 8:45 p.m. when a man in a dark-colored four-door vehicle stopped and asked her if she wanted a ride.

01/17/2014

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Man Tries To Abduct 14-Year-Old Girl In Lawndale

Police were warning families to be on alert, after an attempted abduction Wednesday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood.

07/11/2013

Thomas M. Chmura (Credit: Antioch Police)

Monk Charged With Trying To Abduct Girl In Antioch

The 14-year-old girl was walking on Skidmore Drive in Antioch Thursday when a man pulled up beside her in a station wagon and asked if she needed a ride. When the girl declined, the man said, “Come on, you’re so beautiful, let me drive you home,” and she declined again. The man said, “Get in the car,” and the girl ran away and he drove off.

04/27/2013

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Child Abduction Attempts Reported In Chicago, Aurora

Two separate incidents of what first appeared to be incidents of attempted child abduction have caught the attention of police in Chicago and Aurora.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

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Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, On Southwest Side

Chicago Police have issued a community alert about the attempted kidnapping Tuesday of a girl on the Southwest Side.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2012

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Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, In Edison Park

Advice about watching out for Mr. Stranger-Danger is as good today as it was decades ago, as there was an attempted kidnapping Tuesday on the city’s Far Northwest Side.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2012

Idris Bridgeforth

Elementary School Gym Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student

A Chicago Public elementary school teacher and coach has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old student.

CBS Chicago–06/07/2012

Jack Daniel McCullough, 71, was charged with kidnapping and murder in the 1957 slaying of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph in Sycamore, Ill. (Photo credit: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

1957 Child Murder Suspect Acquitted Of Separate Rape

A judge found a former Washington state man not guilty in 50-year-old a rape case.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2012

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Woman’s Neck Slashed By Girl, 14, On West Side

A 20-year-old woman is shaken, but recovering, after a robbery that left her with a scar on her neck.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

Kelli O'Laughlin (Courtesy: O'Laughlin Family)

Sheriff ‘Very Confident’ Police Have Killer Of Indian Head Park Girl

Police signaled Thursday night they have in custody the person responsible for last week’s stabbing death of a 14-year-old girl in Indian Head Park.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

Destiny Ruiz

Girl, 14, Missing From Belmont-Cragin Home

Police say a 14-year-old girl is missing from her home in the Belmont-Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2011

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Cops Seek Van Linked To Rape, Abduction Attempt

Police are looking into similarities between the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl and the attempted abduction of a 14-year-old girl.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2011

Jack Daniel McCullough, 71, was charged with kidnapping and murder in the 1957 slaying of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph in Sycamore, Ill. (Photo credit: DeKalb County Sheriff's Office)

Man Held In 1957 Sycamore Murder To First Face Trial On Rape Charges

The former cop charged with kidnapping and murdering a Sycamore girl in 1957 first will stand trial for raping another girl in the same town less than five years later, DeKalb County prosecutors said.

10/12/2011

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