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The Independent Police Review Authority was investigating a police-involved shooting that happened Thursday night in the South Side Auburn Gresham neighborhood. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

One Dead, Two Injured After Robbery Attempt, Police-Involved Shooting

Shortly before midnight, police officers saw two armed men approach two other men walking down an alley near the 7900 block of South Justine Street, police said. The suspects announced a robbery, and when they spotted police, the suspects shot the two men in the alley.

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Authorities released this surveillance image of a man suspected of robbing a First Midwest Bank branch Monday in Orland Park. (FBI)

Armed Suspect Robs Orland Park Bank Branch

A gunman robbed a southwest suburban First Midwest Bank branch Monday afternoon, firing two shots inside the bank but wounding no one, authorities said.

10/13/2014

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Police: Man Robs Radioshack In Griffith, Ind.

Three men robbed a Radio Shack store at gunpoint Tuesday night in the Griffith Park Plaza, on Ridge Road in Griffith, Ind.

09/16/2014

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Cabbie Stabbed In Englewood Robbery

The driver, a 33-year-old man, was flagged down by a man in his 20s in the 5500 block of South Peoria Street about 12:05 a.m., police said. When the driver stopped, the man reached into the taxi, grabbed the driver’s cell phone and stabbed him in the arm.

09/04/2014

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Man With Concealed Carry Permit Fires At Robber As Police Arrive

A man with a concealed carry permit got involved when he witnessed an armed robbery at a wireless store in southwest suburban Crestwood over the weekend.

07/29/2014

These surveillance images show armed suspects who robbed a West Side clinic. (Images provided)

Older Men With Guns Rob Pharmacy, Make Off With Viagra, Other Drugs

Causing little attention, two men in their late-50s entered a West Side medical center on the pretense of wanting to see the dentist. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

07/28/2014

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Police Charge Suspect In Phone Robbery, Murder Of Chicago College Student

Kevin Baker, 19, was on his way home from class at Harold Washington College when two people — one armed with a handgun — got out of a dark-colored van and demanded his and his cousin’s cellphones.

06/30/2014

Surveillance video of a robbery at a Portage Park gas station. (Surveillance image)

Clerk, Customers Tied Up During Gas Station Robbery In Portage Park

Imagine walking into a gas station and right into the middle of a robbery. It happened in Portage Park and surveillance cameras were rolling.

06/17/2014

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Three Teens Accused Of Beating Elderly Man With His Golf Clubs

The boys have been charged with armed robbery and aggravated battery.

06/09/2014

Lekendrick Williams (left), Darnell Russ (middle) and Antoine Golden (right). (Chicago Police photos)

Three Charged In Connection With Armed Robberies

Three men were arrested Saturday in connection with two separate armed robberies that occurred Wednesday.

06/08/2014

Marquise Boyd (left) and Haili Bernard (right) are charged with armed robbery in a holdup at a Dairy Queen where Boyd works. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Dairy Queen Employee Helped Plan Armed Robbery

A Dairy Queen employee allegedly helped carry out an armed robbery Sunday night at the Lincoln Park store where he works.

06/04/2014

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Man Charged In Fatal April Armed Robbery

A Far South Side man has been charged in connection with a fatal armed robbery in Austin last April.

06/01/2014

Jerrell Harris (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Robbing, Beating Elderly Priest In 2011

Jerrell Harris, 21, is charged in the Dec. 6, 2011, attack at St. Margaret of Scotland Parish, when two suspects attacked Rev. Daniel Mallette while wearing “ninja masks” after they broke into the rectory as he lay sleeping.

05/16/2014

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Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested In Bolingbrook

Bolingbrook police have arrested an armed robbery suspect in the same town where a string of armed robberies has had residents on edge for weeks.

05/08/2014

Armed robbers shot two people at La Hoya convenience store on Tuesday, but left without taking anything. (Credit: CBS)

Two Shot During Convenience Store Robbery In East Chicago

Police in northwest Indiana were hoping surveillance images would help them catch the suspects who shot two convenience store clerks during a robbery this week.

05/01/2014

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Knife-Wielding Robber Confronts Mother In Woodridge

CBS Pamela Jones reports the incident is unnerving for a lot of residents.

04/25/2014

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Man Charged In Lakeview Rape, Robbery

Marcus Lynch, of the 4700 block of South Loomis Boulevard, allegedly followed a 22-year-old woman from a gas station at the corner of Halsted and Addison streets, and into a nearby alley Tuesday afternoon.

04/16/2014

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Suspect Charged In Chatham Robbery, Shooting

Melvin L. Martin, 29, allegedly approached a 27-year-old man sitting in a vehicle in the 800 block of East 82nd Street a few minutes after 1 a.m. Wednesday and announced a robbery. He took the man’s wallet before firing multiple times and running away.

02/20/2014

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Man Charged In West Garfield Park Murder

Anthony Tucker, 41, was charged one count of first-degree murder, one count of felony robbery armed with a discharged firearm and two felony counts of robbery armed with a firearm after a fatal shooting Feb. 9 in the 4500 block of West Monroe Street.

02/18/2014

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Teen Shot During Robbery In Greater Grand Crossing

The teenager was standing in an alley about 9:20 p.m. in the 6700 block of South Prairie Avenue when an unknown offender approached from behind and announced a robbery.

01/29/2014

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