Teen Charged With Shooting Outside Palatine WalmartBond was denied Wednesday for a 17-year-old boy charged with shooting and critically wounding a man last week outside a Walmart in northwest suburban Palatine.
Man Charged With Attacking Kids On School Playground At RecessA St. Louis man has been arrested on felony charges, after allegedly attacking four children at a playground outside a Near North Side elementary school.
Employee Charged With Striking Disabled Adult At Elmhurst Group HomeLasonya T. Butler, 43, faces one count of aggravated battery, according to Elmhurst police.
Mom Charged With Shooting Son During Family Party In LawndaleAngeline Minniefield, 43, faces one felony count each of attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery with the discharge of a firearm, according to Chicago Police.
Two Men Charged With Lisle Home InvasionTwo men have been charged with a home invasion last week in west suburban Lisle.
Man Gets 49 Years For Fatal Greater Grand Crossing ShootingA north central Illinois man has been sentenced to 49 years in prison for killing one man and wounding two others in a shooting in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side in 2013.
Woman Charged With Burning Man In West Pullman Domestic DisputeYolanda Perry, 50, faces one count each of attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery causing great bodily harm with a flammable substance, both felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
3 Charged With Fatal Chicago Heights ShootingDavid Phillips, 19; Cornell Reed, 22; and Juwan Taylor, 18; each face felony counts of first-degree murder, aggravated battery and armed robbery for the attack that happened about 3 p.m. on Jan. 8, according to Chicago Heights police and the Cook County sheriff’s office.
Man, 72, Charged With Sexually Abusing CFD Paramedic In AmbulanceRoy U. Hall, 72, faces felony charges of aggravated battery of a protected employee and attempted criminal sexual abuse, police said.
GoFundMe For Victim In Chicago Torture Case Raises Over $150,000Donors have raised more than $150,000 for a Crystal Lake man who was held captive and beaten by four people in a West Side apartment.
No Bail For 4 Suspects In Facebook Torture VideoA Cook County judge denied bail Friday to two men and two women accused of kidnapping a teenager with special needs, torturing him, and sharing live video of the attack on Facebook.
Four Charged With Hate Crime For Videotaped Torture Of TeenTwo men and two women have been charged with a hate crime, after allegedly kidnapping an 18-year-old man with special needs, torturing him, and posting videos of the torture online.