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Earl Truss (Credit: Harvey Police)

Man Wanted For Fatal Harvey Shooting In Custody

A 20-year-old man dubbed “Harvey’s Most Wanted Criminal” was taken into custody Friday, charged with murder and attempted murder in a shooting that killed a teenager and wounded his mother.

07/24/2015

Gabriel Martinez (Credit: Aurora Police)

Aurora Man Charged With Attempting To Kill 14-Year-Old

Aurora resident Gabriel G. Martinez, 22, faces counts of attempted murder, aggravated discharge of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, Aurora police said in a statement.

07/23/2015

Joseph Laudicina (Credit: Crystal Lake Police)

Man Shot By Crystal Lake Police Released From Hospital Into Custody

Joseph Laudicina, 29, whose last known address was in the 1100 block of North Fischer Drive in Addison, was arrested at 1:40 p.m. Wednesday after being released from Centegra Hospital in Woodstock, according to a statement from Crystal Lake police.

07/09/2015

Marquell Barnes (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Streeterville Shooting After Navy Pier Fireworks

Marquell D. Barnes, 20, faces one count of attempted first-degree murder, aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and use of a stolen firearm to commit an offense, all felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police. He was also charged with one misdemeanor count of resisting or obstructing a peace officer.

07/07/2015

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Teen Charged With Shooting At Chicago Police Officer In Uptown

A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder for firing a shot at Chicago Police officers in the North Side Uptown neighborhood on Sunday afternoon.

06/29/2015

Ross Feiwell (Credit: Chicago Police)

Homeless Man Charged With Fatal Stabbing Outside Uptown Target

Ross Feiwell, who stumbled into court mumbling to himself Tuesday, was caught killing Thomas Sawyer, 49, on surveillance cameras from a Target store in the 4400 block of North Broadway, Assistant State’s Attorney Enrique Abraham said

06/16/2015

Nicolas Mobley (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Exchanging Gunfire With Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer

Nicolas Mobley, 22, is charged with attempted first-degree murder, armed robbery with a firearm, and aggravated discharge of a firearm at a firefighter or police officer, according to Chicago Police.

06/04/2015

Deborah C. Roberts | Lake County sheriff's office

Police: North Suburban Woman Lit Boyfriend On Fire During Argument

A 34-year-old woman doused her boyfriend with gasoline and set him on fire during a fight Sunday at their home near north suburban Antioch, leaving him in critical condition, according to police.

05/18/2015

Taiwan McNeal (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Charged With Robbing, Shooting Off-Duty Oak Park Police Officer

The officer, 57-year-old Johnny Patterson, was at his garage in the 300 block of West 103rd Place getting ready to go to work at 5:13 a.m. when 18-year-old Taiwan McNeal and a 17-year-old David Bush approached him and one of them produced a handgun, according to Chicago Police.

05/05/2015

Enrique Torres (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections)

Convicted Killer Gets 25 More Years For Attempted Murder

Enrique L. Torres, 31, was convicted of attempted murder in August 2014 in connection with an April 2007 shooting in Aurora, according to a statement from the Kane County state’s attorney’s office.

04/30/2015

Bernard Williams (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In South Chicago Shooting That Wounded 3

Bond was denied for a 28-year-old man facing attempted murder charges for a drive-by shooting that left three men injured–one of them critically–last year in the South Chicago neighborhood.

04/08/2015

James Vechiola (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With Skokie Bar Stabbing

Bond was denied for a 50-year-old Chicago man facing an attempted murder charge for allegedly stabbing another man during a bar fight in north suburban Skokie on Friday night.

03/31/2015

Aldo Morua (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Running Down Man In Belmont-Cragin

A man was ordered held on a $500,000 bond on Wednesday after being charged with intentionally striking a man with his car and gravely injuring him on Sunday night in the Northwest Side Belmont Cragin neighborhood.

02/26/2015

Deshawn Johnson (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Fatal Halloween Shooting, Robbery

Deshawn Johnson, 26, faces counts of first-degree murder, attempted murder and armed robbery for the attack that happened about 7:10 p.m. on Oct. 31, 2014, according to Chicago Police.

02/20/2015

Kenneth Newsome and Edwardo Correa Hernandez (Credit: Kane County Sheriff)

Two Men Charged After Shooting, 4-Hour Standoff In Aurora

Kenneth F. Newsome, 19, faces 15 felony charges including attempted murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon. Edwardo Correa Hernandez, 20, was charged with a felony count of mob action and a misdemeanor count of unlawful use of a knife.

02/09/2015

Lorenzo Jones (Credit: Chicago Police)

Iowa Man Charged In Fatal Christmas Shooting In North Lawndale

Lorenzo Jones, 29, of Iowa City, Iowa, is charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery with discharge of a firearm, according to Chicago Police.

01/14/2015

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Two Men Get 95 Years Each For 2012 Murder

Two south suburban men have each been sentenced to 95 years in prison in connection with the murder of a 20-year-old man mistakenly thought to be involved in an earlier fight with one of the men.

12/15/2014

Mario Orta (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Men Charged With Shooting At Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer

Two men, one of whom is still recovering from gunshot wounds, have been charged in connection with firing shots at an off-duty Cook County sheriff’s officer outside a bar in the River West neighborhood early Sunday.

12/02/2014

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

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