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This suspect is wanted in connection with attacks on women in Park Forest. (Park Forest Police)

Park Forest Police Warn Parents Against Letting Kids Walk Alone, After Attacks

The most recent attack came Wednesday, near Forest Trail Middle School. A man held a knife, motioning for a 13-year-old girl to come toward him. CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports.

04/03/2014

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Victim Describes Videotaped Attack By Machete-Wielding Assailant

“One of them hit the bike with the machete, in the back wheel, and that stopped me,” the bicyclist tells CBS 2’s Chris Martinez.

03/27/2014

This suspect is wanted in connection with attacks on women in Park Forest. (Park Forest Police)

Women Targeted In Series Of Attacks In Park Forest: Police

Someone’s attempting to grab women in south suburban Park Forest, and police are urging residents to be on the lookout.

03/20/2014

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Man Pleads Guilty To Misdmeanor In Viral Bridgeport Attack

A teen charged in a 2012 Bridgeport beating that went viral after it was videotaped and posted on YouTube pleaded guilty to misdemeanor battery Monday.

03/17/2014

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Suspect To Be Charged In Theft Of $5M Violin

The mystery of what happened to a multimillion-dollar Stradivarius violin stolen in a stun gun attack was answered Thursday when Milwaukee police recovered the instrument and blamed the heist at least in part on an art thief who once stole a statue from a gallery and then tried to sell it back.

02/06/2014

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Man Charged With Attacking Police Officer At Metra Station

Nathan Haywood, 24, of the 8100 block of South Spaulding Avenue, is accused of choking and beating a 39-year-old Norfolk Southern officer.

01/21/2014

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Railroad Officer Beaten At South Side Metra Stop

The incident occurred about 10:25 p.m. at the Wrightwood Metra station near 79th Street and Kedzie Avenue.

01/20/2014

Richard Wallace, 66, was allegedly brutally beaten by seven security guards when he attempted to discharge himself from Advocate's Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. (Submitted photo)

Libertyville Man, 66, Claims Attack By Hospital Security

A lawsuit claims that a 66-year-old Libertyville man suffering a mini-stroke was threatened, beaten and even bitten by a group of security guards at Advocate Condell Medical Center after attempting to leave following a wait of more than six hours.

12/19/2013

A 15-year-old girl was struck in the head, then dragged into this back yard in Belmont-Cragin, where she was raped, and left for dead. She laid in the snow for nearly two hours before the homeowner discovered her. (Credit: CBS)

Residents Worried After Teen Beaten, Raped In Belmont-Cragin

A teenage girl remained in critical condition on Wednesday, and a quiet Chicago neighborhood was on edge, after the girl was beaten and sexually assaulted while on her way to a bus stop.

12/18/2013

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Victim Might Lose Eye After Being Robbed By Cousin

Robert Demon Squzert, 36, was charged Tuesday in Lake Superior Court with a slew of charges in connection with a Nov. 4 incident in which the victim is likely to lose her left eye.

11/21/2013

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Man Charged With Attacking Woman, Hitting Officer

Police said they fought for 25 minutes to force their way into a home where they heard a woman screaming as she was allegedly battered by a man from the Near West Side.

11/11/2013

Daniel Delgado (left) and Hector Moreno (right) are accused of attacking a paramedic. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Men Arrested For Attacking Paramedic

Daniel Delgado, 30, and Hector Moreno, 24, allegedly attacked and punched a paramedic in Edgewater Friday night.

10/28/2013

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Man Stabbed, Beaten With Baseball Bat

The man was walking in the 2600 block of North Leclaire Avenue at 12:45 a.m. when several people exited a vehicle and attacked him.

10/25/2013

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Woman Attacked By Dogs May Lose Leg

A 64-year-old South Side woman remained in critical condition Saturday, a day after she and her pet Chihuahua were attacked by a neighbor’s pit bulls. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

10/19/2013

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Woman, Chihuahua Attacked By Three Pit Bulls

Three pit bulls mauled an elderly woman walking a Chihuahua Friday evening in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, a witness told CBS 2. The owner’s pet was killed.

10/18/2013

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DePaul Students Attacked

DePaul University police were warning students to be careful of their surroundings, after a student was attacked near the Lincoln Park campus Wednesday night.

10/17/2013

A man tried to attack two people along the Chicago Riverwalk, but one of his would-be victims slashed him with a knife. (Credit: NVP Video)

Man Slashed With Knife After Attacking Pair On Riverwalk

A man who tried to attack two people near the Chicago Riverwalk got more than he bargained for Monday night, when one of his targets fended off his attack by slashing him with a knife.

10/08/2013

Henry McCall used ceramic tiles, a screwdriver, and a 2-by-4 to fight off armed robbers who had shot a friend of his in Avalon Park. (Credit: CBS)

Man Uses Screwdriver To Fight Off Robbers Who Attacked, Shot Friend

A would-be armed robber got more than he was expecting on Saturday. He was stabbed with a screwdriver, when an Avalon Park resident came to the defense of his friend.

CBS 2–09/16/2013

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January Trial Set In Aurora Hammer Attack

Camilo Rivera, 45, remains held in Kane County Jail on $750,000 bail, and charged with attempted murder.

09/16/2013

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VIDEO: Bottle-Smashing Attack In Walmart

Jeremiah Rogers suffered extensive injuries when he was attacked at a Waukegan Walmart. He lost his front teeth and suffered nerve damage to his face.

09/05/2013

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