A Lincoln Park man has been charged in connection with two sexual assaults that allegedly took place Friday – one against an elderly woman near Midway International Airport, and in a separate attack hours earlier in the Montclare neighborhood.
The 65-year-old man was struck by a “maroon or brown van” as he stepped onto 59th Street near a bus stop about 4:40 p.m., police said.
A hit-and-run driver damaged a building and struck another car, sending two people to area hospitals Thursday night in the Southwest Side Gage Park neighborhood.
The 26-year-old, who has not yet been identified, was walking down a sidewalk in the 1600 block of West 59th Street when a male gunman opened fire.
Two good samaritans were able to help an 18-year-old woman fight off a man who tried to rape her near Midway International Airport earlier this week.
Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.
The two, 26 and 32, were in the 800 block of West 59th Street about 12:45 a.m. when an unknown male approached them and opened fire.
An intoxicated Chicago man earned a handful of traffic citations late Monday after he crashed a minivan into a Southwest Side dental office and fled the scene on foot, police said.
Two people was killed early Thursday, when an SUV crashed, flipped over, and caught fire in west suburban Westmont.
Authorities say a man whose body was found decomposed in his Englewood neighborhood home had been shot.
A Chicago Police sergeant was hospitalized Wednesday morning, after his squad car and a sport-utility vehicle collided on the city’s Southwest Side.
Four people are in custody after leading Chicago Police on a more than 35-mile chase overnight.
The Englewood community came together Tuesday night to support a 13-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted on the way to school.
Police hope a new sketch will help them catch the man who attacked and sexually assaulted a young girl in broad daylight in the West Englewood neighborhood.
A drive-by shooter was on the loose Wednesday morning, after critically wounding a man in the Englewood neighborhood overnight.
At least 10 people were wounded by gunfire throughout the city between Saturday afternoon and early Sunday — one day after a man was killed and a lest seven others wounded by gunfire.
At least eight people were shot and wounded during a six-hour span throughout the city Saturday evening.
A man was injured in a police-involved shooting in the Englewood neighborhood overnight.
An early-morning fire swept through an apartment building on the city’s Southwest Side this morning.