Two Arrested After Barricade Situation At Evanston HomeAbout 4:15 p.m. Wednesday, officers on patrol near Lake Street and Dodge Avenue heard gunfire coming from a block east on Darrow Avenue, according to Evanston police. They drove there and saw two people run into a home in the 1800 block of Lake, police said.
One In Custody After 8-Hour Standoff At Batavia HomeA person is in police custody after barricading himself inside his home in Batavia for about eight hours Tuesday, prompting a lockdown at two schools in the western suburb.
Police Respond To Barricade Situation In Gage ParkPolice have closed off streets near the 3400 block of West 54th Street, and at least one nearby school was placed on lockdown, after police received a call of a male barricaded inside the home at 9:15 a.m.
Four Charged After Shots Fired, Home Barricaded During Matteson PartyBrandon D. Phillips, 22; Shawn Johnson, 24; Adam J. Miller, 25; and Adam A. Talley, 22, are each charged with one felony count of reckless discharge of a firearm, according to Matteson police. All may also face additional charges, police said.
Man Commits Suicide After South Side Barricade SituationAbout 8:25 p.m., officers responding to a call of a suspicious person in the 8600 block of South Throop Street found the 35-year-old man sitting alone inside a vehicle with a gun, police said.
Male In Custody After Barricade Situation In Albany ParkAuthorities responded to the barricade situation in the 4400 block of North Drake about 3:20 a.m., police said. It was not yet clear why police were originally called to the scene.
Two Kids Safe After Hostage Situation On Northwest SideTwo children were safely removed from a home on the Northwest Side on Tuesday, after a man armed with a gun kicked his wife out of their home, and barricaded himself inside with the kids.
NW Indiana Standoff Ends; Girl Rescued, Suspect DeadA tense standoff at a home in northwest Indiana came to an end after nearly six hours Friday morning, when police brought a girl out of the house, and announced the suspect who was inside was dead.
Man Arrested After 7-Hour Standoff In South LoopA man barricaded himself inside a South Loop high rise for more than seven hours from Monday night into early Tuesday, prompting a SWAT team response.
Several In Custody After 5-Hour Standoff In Rogers ParkThe situation started when a person barricaded himself inside a unit in an 80-unit apartment building in the 1600 block of West Sherwin Avenue about 2:40 a.m. police said.
Authorities Responding To Male Barricaded Inside Rogers Park HomeThe incident began when the male barricaded himself inside a residence in the 1600 block of West Sherwin Avenue about 2:40 a.m. police said.
Man Arrested After Bomb Threat During Bartlett StandoffAbout 6:40 a.m., an employee of Rana Meal Solutions at 550 S. Spitzer Rd. barricaded himself inside and said he had an explosive device, according to Bartlett police. Sgt. Geoff Pretkelis said at 12:15 p.m. the suspect was in custody and the investigation is ongoing.