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.
A nephew of the dog owner was able to pull the animal off the boy, who suffered bites to his arms and legs.
Police in south suburban Lansing, and the Indiana Department of Child Protective services, are investigating the death of a 9-year-old Chicago boy.
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.
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.
Two children were shot before sundown Thursday in unrelated incidents in Chicago.
A vehicle struck a 9-year-old boy Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood.
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.
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.
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.
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.