9-Year-Old Boy

Four CPD officers were hospitalized after their squad cars crashed while pursuing suspects. (Credit: CBS)

Boy, 16, Arrested After Police Chase Identified As Shooter In December Attack

The 16-year-old was charged with one felony count of aggravated battery with discharge of a firearm and one misdemeanor count of criminal trespass to a vehicle, police said.


Karen Wessel, 47, of Arlington Heights died after trying to save a drowning child. (Photo provided)

Co-Workers: Woman Who Drowned Rescuing Boy ‘Saved Us Every Day’

A woman from Arlington Heights was being remembered as a hero Friday, after drowning while saving the life of a 9-year-old boy in northern Wisconsin.


Chicago police taped off the car where a 9-year-old boy was shot while riding with his mother in the Park Manor neighborhood on June 5, 2013. The mother drove the boy to Comer Children's Hospital about a mile away from the shooting. (Credit: CBS)

Boy, 9, Recovering After Being Shot In The Chest

A 9-year-old boy had stabilized in the hospital Thursday after being shot in the chest while riding in a car with his mother the night before.


Dog Teeth (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Neighbor’s Dog Seriously Injures 9-Year-Old Boy

A nephew of the dog owner was able to pull the animal off the boy, who suffered bites to his arms and legs.


Pool Drowning

Boy, 9, Drowns In Pool In Lansing

Police in south suburban Lansing, and the Indiana Department of Child Protective services, are investigating the death of a 9-year-old Chicago boy.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2012

Missing Boys

Brothers, 6 And 9, Spend Night In Bushes To Avoid Cleaning

It turns out a pair of brothers, ages 6 and 9, who were reported missing actually spent the night in the bushes because they didn’t want to clean at home.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

Water generic

9-Year-Old Boy Drowns In West Suburban Lake

A 9-year-old boy died Sunday after rescue divers pulled him from a west suburban Montgomery lake after spending about 30 minutes looking for the child, officials said.


Maplewood Avenue Shooting

7-Year-Old Boy, Girl Shot In Violent Evening

Two children were shot before sundown Thursday in unrelated incidents in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–04/12/2012

File Photo (Alex Wong/ Getty Images)

9-Year-Old Hit By Vehicle On West Side

A vehicle struck a 9-year-old boy Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.


Avenue H Attempted Abduction

Man Tries To Kidnap 9-Year-Old Boy On Southeast Side

A man put a 9-year-old boy and tried to abduct him on the city’s Southeast Side this week, and now police hope a sketch will help them find a suspect.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2012

100th Place Shooting

Boy, 9, Shot In Head In Roseland

A 9-year-old boy is hospitalized in critical condition, after being shot in the head in his own backyard early this morning in the Roseland neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2011

James Arrigoni

Man Gets 50 Years For Videotaping Sex With Boy, 9

A Harvey man has been sentenced to 50 years behind bars, after admitting to having a sexual encounter with a 9-year-old boy, and videotaping it, in his trailer.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2011

Baby Feet

Attorney: Outright Ban On Circumcision Goes Too Far

An attorney who succeeded in keeping a local boy from being circumcised now says an outright ban on the practice would be going too far.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011