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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

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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

Tavares Humphries (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

No Bail For Suspect In Rape At UIC Dorm

Tavares Humphries got into the Commons South residence hall by following a student inside, then burglarized a co-eds’ dorm room before attacking an 18-year-old woman in the women’s showers Monday morning.

04/03/2014

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

Man Charged In Chicago Lawn Slaying, Uptown Shooting

Joey Jones, 31, has been charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of 57-year-old Omar Maslat, a cashier at a convenience store in the 2400 block of West 63rd Street. He’s also been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of 50-year-old Brion Payne in Uptown.

04/02/2014

Tavares Humphries (Credit: UIC Police)

Man Charged With Attacking Woman In UIC Dorm Shower

A man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in a dormitory shower on the University of Illinois at Chicago campus on Monday.

04/01/2014

Joseph Andrew Felton Jr. (Credit: Henry County Police)

LSD Standoff Suspect Charged; Faces Extradition To Georgia In Murder Case

A man suspected of killing his wife in Georgia was facing extradition there, after he was charged with several felonies in connection with an 8 1/2-hour standoff with Chicago police on Lake Shore Drive this weekend.

03/18/2014

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Teen Charged With Attempted Murder In Gang Initiation Beating

The 16-year-old and “several other offenders” hit, stabbed and robbed a 15-year-old boy in the 2700 block of South Homan Avenue after he refused to join the gang.

03/17/2014

Parrish Davis (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Murder In South Side Bar Shooting

Parrish Davis, 30, faces one count of first-degree murder, three counts of attempted first-degree murder and three counts of aggravated battery.

03/13/2014

James Garland (Credit: Chicago Police)

$2M Bond For Man Charged With Shooting Chicago Cop

James Garland, 53, is charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm in connection with the shooting in the 2700 block of East 92nd Street.

03/12/2014

James Garland (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Shooting Chicago Police Officer

James Garland, 53, is charged with attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm in connection with the shooting in the 2700 block of East 92nd Street.

03/11/2014

Jamel Crowder (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suspect Charged In 2013 Shooting That Critically Wounded Man

Jamel Crowder, 20, faces felony counts of attempted murder and aggravated battery with a firearm.

03/10/2014

Ideary Mooney (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Shooting At Washington Heights Barbershop

Ideary Mooney, 38, faces one felony count of first-degree attempted murder after he opened fire in a barbershop about 2:45 a.m. in the 9000 block of South Ashland Avenue.

03/03/2014

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Teen Charged With Attempted Murder In Waukegan

Officers were called early Monday to the 1700 block of Hickory Street, where four people had gotten into a fight during a party, and a teenage boy had fired multiple shots at a man.

02/21/2014

Melvin L. Martin (Credit: Chicago Police)

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 Accused Of Six Murders Wants To Delay Trial

According to a motion filed in U.S. District Court in Hammond, Ind., attorneys for Juan Briseno say they are still going through evidence turned over by federal attorneys and will not be ready to start by the scheduled trial date of April 7.

02/04/2014

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