Caught On Video: Coffee Shop Owner Fights Off Robber Wielding Toy GunOn April 9, a man walked into Sputnik Coffee two minutes after it opened, and told co-owner Vova Kagan “give me the money.”
Blind, Disabled Man Shot During Robbery Attempt At Canaryville HomeA suspect shot the victim through the closed door of his home near 44th and Parnell, after the victim locked the door to keep him out.
Man Charged With Shooting Guard During Church Robbery AttemptPolice said Kenneth Baines, of the Homan Square neighborhood, walked into a church near Kostner and Maypole around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, and announced a robbery.
Man Falls Down Blue Line Escalator During Attempted Robbery: PoliceChicago are looking for a man they say followed another man up the escalator at the Monroe Blue Line Train station and attempted to rob him.
Man Stabbed In Chest During Robbery Attempt In East Garfield ParkThe suspect took off without any proceeds, police said. No one was in custody Thursday as Are North detectives investigated.
Man Touched, Tried To Rob 13-Year-Old Girl At Bus Stop In St. CharlesJavier Prado saw the girl walking home from her bus stop and asked for money. He then threw her onto the ground and touched her.
Trio Steals Suckers After Toy Gun Breaks During Botched RobberyThe total cost of the stolen lollipops was estimated at $2.00.
Off-Duty CPD Officer Fires Shots During Attempted Robbery In BeverlyAn off-duty Chicago Police officer fired shots during an attempted armed robbery in the Beverly neighborhood on the Far South Side.
Police Seek Details In Series Of Armed Business Robberies In AuroraPolice are asking the public for information about two armed robberies and a robbery attempt reported over the past week at businesses in west suburban Aurora.
Shots Fired On CTA Green Line During Attempted Robbery In South LoopShots were fired on a CTA Green Line train early Sunday during an attempted robbery in the South Loop.
Suspect Shot After Using Pellet Gun In Attempted Robbery On South SideA suspect tried to rob a man using a pellet gun early Sunday but instead was shot multiple times with a handgun in the Oakland neighborhood.
Man Charged With Impersonating An Officer After Attempting To Rob, Sexually Assault Man In WrigleyvilleA 34-year-old man is charged with a felony - accused of impersonating a Chicago Police officer and attempting to rob and sexually assault a man in Wrigleyville on Sunday morning.