A cousin of the child waiting outside the hospital said the family had been celebrating the Fourth of July and had just returned home to a relative’s house when gunfire erupted.
Richard Davis III, 18, drove a vehicle across a sports field in the 1800 block of East 76th Street about 5:25 p.m. Wednesday, striking the victim in the process, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
The child fell around 9 p.m. from a second-story window in a residence in the 7100 block of South Emerald Avenue. The boy suffered a cut to his stomach and chest after being impaled by part of a fence, but he was free of the structure when rescue crews had arrived.
The teen suspect was charged with one felony count of aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm, police said.
Ronquante Sanders, of the 7300 block of North Seeley Avenue, left his home about 11 a.m. Thursday. Police said Sanders safely returned home Friday morning.
The boy and his family were eating dinner at Great China Buffet at 2531 W. Cermak Rd. when the little boy went to the restroom and was sexually assaulted, according to a community alert issued Tuesday by Chicago Police.
Emergency crews pulled a young boy alive from a giant sand hole in Michigan City, Ind. Friday night after the child had been buried alive for more than three hours.
A Metra train struck an 11-year-old boy Friday evening in northwest suburban Barrington.
A 17-year-old Zion man has been charged with the murder and a woman charged with endangering the life of a child for the death of their 5-month-old child.
16-year-old boy is in serious condition after he was shot in the neck Friday night on the South Side.
The negligence lawsuit was settled for $600,000, CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports.
Police say Veramae Phillip of Woodstock told officers she thought she’d hit a tree branch.
The mother and son were driving northbound on Lake Shore Drive when they lost control, crossed the median into the southbound lanes where they struck another car.
A Mokena family has fallen afoul of its homeowners association over a fence. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.
A 10-year-old boy was killed in a boating accident Saturday afternoon on a lake in the far north suburbs.
An 11-year-old boy died Monday, five days after he was hit by a car while riding his bicycle a block away from his Northwest Side home.
A 14-year-old boy was rescued Tuesday night after a floating pier he was standing on dislodged and carried him down the Chicago River, officials said.
Bears quarterback Jay Cutler and his fiancee, Kristin Cavallari, are expecting a baby boy.
Video of a security agent patting down a young child in a wheelchair at O’Hare International Airport has gone viral on the Internet.
A 6-year-old boy died Sunday night after a television fell on him in his northwest suburban Arlington Heights home.