Deacon Allegedly Kissed Girl, 14; Gave Her Kama Sutra BookA 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.”
Endia Martin's Death Exposes Entrenched Chicago ViolenceWhen 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.
Charges Dismissed Against Aunt Of Accused Teen KillerProsecutors 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.
Sixth Person Charged In Murder Of Back Of The Yards TeenPolice 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.
Alleged Shooter's Uncle Charged In Murder Of 14-Year-Old GirlThe 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.
Boy Charged After Accidentally Shooting 14-Year-Old GirlPolice 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.
Girl, 11, Suffered 40 Stab Wounds; 14-Year-Old Half-Sister Charged With MurderAn 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.
Police: Man Tried To Sexually Assault Girl, 14The 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.
Man Tries To Abduct 14-Year-Old Girl In LawndalePolice were warning families to be on alert, after an attempted abduction Wednesday afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood.
Monk Charged With Trying To Abduct Girl In AntiochThe 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.
Child Abduction Attempts Reported In Chicago, AuroraTwo separate incidents of what first appeared to be incidents of attempted child abduction have caught the attention of police in Chicago and Aurora.
Man Tries To Kidnap Girl, 14, On Southwest SideChicago Police have issued a community alert about the attempted kidnapping Tuesday of a girl on the Southwest Side.