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Anthony Gates (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting Off-Duty Cop And Her Daughter

Anthony Gates, of Riverdale, has been charged with two counts each of attempted murder and aggravated battery.

11/13/2014

Keith Martin (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Extradited From Wisconsin For July Shooting Death

Keith Martin, 47, of the 6200 block of South Rockwell is charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm, according to Chicago Police.

11/11/2014

Rame Joudeh (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Shooting Outside Bridgeview Mosque

A southwest suburban man accused of shooting another man in the back Friday afternoon after a prayer service at a Bridgeview mosque has been ordered held on a $1 million bond.

11/03/2014

James Tillman (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer

James Tillman, 21, was charged with attempted first-degree murder, aggravated battery/discharge firearm, and attempted aggravated vehicular hijacking, according to Chicago Police.

10/27/2014

Jordan Bailey, Abdourahmane Soumare (Chicago Police)

No Bail For Pair Charged With Shooting Off-Duty Police Officer

Cook County Judge Maria Kuriakos Ciesil told Jordan Bailey and Abdourahmane Soumare, both 19, that they were a “danger to themselves and society.”

10/27/2014

Police investigate scene where a homeless man allegedly set his wife on fire Sunday night. (Photo from Network Video Productions)

Man Charged With Setting Wife On Fire

James Roberts, 66, and his wife, 60, got into an argument over money in a parking lot in the 4300 block of North Broadway on Sunday. The man, who is in a wheelchair, “became irate” and threw rubbing alcohol over the top of his wife’s head down her body, then set her body on fire with a lighter, according to a police report.

09/09/2014

Kenny Scott (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Shooting Girlfriend In Austin In July

Kenny Scott, 20 of the 4800 block of West Quincy Street, is charged with attempted first-degree murder, according to a statement from Chicago Police.

08/21/2014

Dayvon Bennett (Credit: Chicago Police)

Second Man Charged With May Shooting That Killed Man, Wounded Two Others

Dayvon Bennett, 19, faces one count of first degree murder and two counts of attempted murder, all felonies, in connection with the May 29 shooting that happened in the 5700 block of South LaSalle Street.

07/24/2014

Michael Wade (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suspect Charged With Killing Man In Englewood In May

A South Side man has been charged with shooting a south suburban man to death and wounding two others almost two months ago in the Englewood neighborhood.

07/22/2014

Wil Lewis, 28, was shot and killed while standing at a bus stop in Rogers Park. (Family Photo)

Alleged Getaway Driver Charged In Rogers Park Shooting Death

A 31-year-old man has been charged in connection with the death of a photographer who was slain at a Rogers Park bus stop in broad daylight last week. Prosecutors said Eric Vaughn handed the gun to the shooter, and drove the getaway vehicle.

07/14/2014

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Boy, 13, Charged With Shooting Three Teens In Washington Heights

The boy, whose name was being withheld because of his age, has been charged with three counts of attempted murder and three counts of aggravated battery.

07/02/2014

Dominique Hodrick is charged with killing special education teacher Betty Howard. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Killing Special Education Teacher

Dominique Hodrick, 23, has been charged with one count of first-degree murder, two counts of attempted murder, and three counts of aggravated battery in connection with the May 29 death of Dr. Betty Howard.

06/12/2014

Elijah Williams (Credit: Chicago Police)

Englewood Man Charged With Shooting At Police

Elijah Williams, 20, was charged late Thursday with two counts of attempted murder, two counts of aggravated assault/discharge of a firearm and one count of unlawful use of a weapon.

06/06/2014

Anthony D. Cohn (Woodstock Police Dept.)

Woodstock Man Charged With Lighting Woman On Fire

Anthony D. Cohn, 32, of Woodstock is charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery with a flammable substance causing great bodily harm.

05/30/2014

Mary Ryan (Credit: Chicago Police)

Mother Charged With Trying To Suffocate Daughter

A woman drove her daughter to Rosehill Cemetery, tried to suffocate the 4-year-old with a plastic bag, then trieed to kill herself before changing her mind, Cook County prosecutors said Tuesday.

04/29/2014

Russell Jones (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Roseland Shooting

Russell Jones, 35, faces one count of first-degree attempted murder in connection with the shooting that happened about 9:40 p.m. near Jones’ home in the 100 block of West 104th Street.

04/29/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Teen Charged With Shooting 14-Year-Old In West Pullman

Henry Jackson is charged as an adult with one felony count each of aggravated battery with discharge of a firearm and attempted first degree murder, according to Cook County State’s Attorney’s office spokeswoman Tandra Simonton.

04/17/2014

Cedryck Davis (Credit: Chicago Police)

Second Suspect Charged In Shooting Of Marshall Basketball Coach

Cedryk Davis, 23, was charged with two counts each of attempted murder and aggravated battery. Police said he pulled the trigger in the Jan. 30 attack that left 38-year-old Shawn Harrington paralyzed.

04/09/2014

David Guerrero, 19, detained a rape suspect after an 18-year-old woman was attacked in a dormitory shower at UIC. (Credit: CBS)

Cicero Teen Honored For Detaining Suspect In Rape At UIC Dorm

The town of Cicero honored a college freshman on Tuesday for helping detain a man who had sexually assaulted a female student inside a dormitory shower at the University of Illinois-at Chicago last week.

04/08/2014

Joey Jones is charged with murder and attempted murder for two separate shootings on April 1, 2014. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Bond Denied For Man Charged In Two Shootings

The man accused of killing a convenience store clerk and shooting a father of 10 asked for protective custody at his bond hearing Wednesday, but the judge denied his request.

04/03/2014

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