Two Charged After Waukegan Armed RobberiesIn each robbery, someone entered the business with a silver handgun and took money, police said.
Charges Dropped For Men Who Served Time For 1995 MurdersAll charges have been dropped against four men who — while still teenagers — confessed to participating in a 1995 double murder at a car dealership on the Southwest Side.
Man Wanted For Attempted Murder Arrested In Mount ProspectA man who skipped bail on a charge of attempted murder and attempted armed robbery was arrested last month in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.
Police Investigating Weekend Armed Robberies In WaukeganPolice are investigating two armed robberies that happened over the weekend in north suburban Waukegan.
Restaurant Robber Locks Employees In Bathroom, Steals Delivery TruckSurveillance videos captured the armed robbery of a restaurant in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Man Shot, Seriously Wounded In Austin RobberyThe 50-year-old was outside warming his car about 4:15 a.m. in the 5000 block of West Ohio when two people walked up, pulled him out of his vehicle and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police.
Indiana Man Charged With Stealing Vehicle At Gunpoint In GaryA man has been charged with stealing a car at gunpoint on Saturday in northwest Indiana.
Man Robs West Side Business At Gunpoint, Hits Employee With GunPolice said a gunman entered the business in the 5700 block of West Fullerton Avenue around 9:25 a.m., and robbed three employees: a 37-year-old woman, a 33-year-old man, and a 24-year-old man.
Armed Robbery Reported At Game Stop In WaukeganAn employee informed officers that he was robbed at gunpoint but not injured, police said. The robber stole property and money.
Man Gets 29 Years For Robbing Orland Park Bank At GunpointCarl P. Wilson, 28, of Joliet pleaded guilty last year to one count of armed bank robbery, one count of discharging a firearm during the robbery and one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Waukegan Men Charged In Connection With 8 Armed RobberiesDavid Franklin, 43, and Rafael Mallory, 55, both of the same address in Waukegan, are facing several armed robbery charges.
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.