Assault-Style Rifle Used In Fatal Southwest Side Shooting: AldermanA Brighton Park neighborhood shooting left one person dead and at least three more wounded Wednesday evening on the Southwest Side, officials said.
Carjacker Armed With Assault Rifle Strikes 3 Times In 8 HoursChicago Police are searching for a man who brandished an assault rifle while hijacking three separate vehicles Saturday on the Northwest Side.
Police Search For Shooter Who Killed Teen In Drive-By With Assault RifleChicago Police Chief of Detectives Eugene Roy said the victim was walking east in the 1700 block of West 46th Street around 1:30 p.m. when a light-colored Saturn sedan drove up, and someone inside started shooting.
Indiana Man Headed To L.A. Gay Pride Event Had Assault Rifle, ExplosivesAn Indiana man who said he was headed to a gay pride event had a loaded assault rifle with magazines rigged to allow 60 shots to be fired in quick succession, along with 15 pounds of chemicals mixed and ready to explode, according to police in California.
Billboard Draws Fire For Equating Assault Rifle With Baseball, Apple PieThe sign sits off busy Interstate 55, west of Harlem Avenue. It pairs a rifle with what some say are "pure American" symbols. CBS 2's Pamela Jones reports.
Police Have 'Good Evidence' In Uptown Shooting That Wounded 5Police said they have “good evidence” on a shooting in Uptown that left five people wounded, but disputed the local alderman’s report that three people were in custody for the attack.
Man About To Be Evicted Pulls AK-47 On LandlordBond has been set at $50,000 for a South Shore resident who pointed an AK-47 assault rifle at his landlord, who had gone to the man’s apartment Tuesday night to discuss his eviction.
Man Accused Of Supplying Assault Weapon Used In Triple MurderBond has been set at $2.5 million for a 22-year-old man charged with supplying the assault weapon used to kill three teenagers on the Southeast Side two years ago.