Two Inmates Charged With Taking Hostage At Cook County JailDivision 10 detainees Cordarryl Stevenson and Martin Alvarado took control of the housing unit about 4:30 p.m. on July 28, covering the floor with soapy water and obscuring the fixed cameras in the unit before tearing them down completely, according to the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Two Charged In Shooting Outside Hawthorne Race CourseDennis D. Reneau, 38, of Ames, Iowa was charged with felony counts of aggravated battery, reckless discharge of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, police said. Jermaine R. James, 34, of the 1800 block of Brown Avenue in north suburban Evanston was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon.
Protest Organizer Released From Jail After Supporters Raise BailSupporters of a protest organizer arrested over the weekend during a demonstration against police killings were hoping to raise enough money to get him out of jail on Tuesday
Man Charged In February Shooting In Little VillageGiovanni Hernandez, 18, was charged with felony counts of aggravated battery with the discharge of a firearm, aggravated assault with discharge of firearm and aggravated discharge of a firearm, according to Chicago Police.
Woman Charged With Stabbing, Critically Wounding ManThe domestic fight happened just after 3 p.m. at Antonique Deshazer’s home the 6700 block of South East End Avenue, according to Chicago Police.
Man Charged With Morgan Park ShootingA 52-year-old southwest suburban man has been charged with a Morgan Park neighborhood shooting that left a 24-year-old man in critical condition Saturday night on the Far South Side.
Second Man Charged With 2015 Double Murder In Horan ParkRicky Dortch, 29, was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm, all felonies, according to Chicago Police.
Man Charged With Stabbing Two Siblings In South ChicagoMichael Harper, 65, was charged with two counts each of aggravated domestic battery and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, both felonies, according to Chicago Police. He also faces one misdemeanor count of domestic battery with physical contact.
Man Charged In Fatal West Englewood ShootingCamron Howard, 18, was charged with one count each of first-degree murder and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Gary Man Charged With 2011 Murder In PullmanDewann Crook, 37, is charged with first-degree murder and aggravated battery with a firearm for the March 14, 2011, shooting that left Clint Eldridge dead and another man wounded, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Charged With Double Murder At Horan Park Last SummerA 19-year-old west suburban man has been charged with killing two people and wounding two others in a shooting at a West Side park last summer.
South Suburban Man Charged In Hegewisch ShootingA man from south suburban Richton Park has been charged with shooting two people in the Hegewisch neighborhood on the Far South Side over the weekend.

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