Brighton Park

Firefighters clear the scene at a fire in the Brighton Park neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Found Fatally Stabbed At Southwest Side Fire Scene

The female was found with multiple stab wounds inside one of multiple structures that caught fire in the Brighton Park neighborhood.

02/07/2014

Ambulance

Elderly Woman Dies After Brighton Park Crash

A 2005 Saturn was travelling northeast on Archer Avenue approaching Sacramento Avenue about 6:50 p.m. Jan. 31 when the driver tried to make a U-turn and hit a Chevy Astro van.

02/05/2014

Police Headquarters

Suspect Tries To Abduct Woman In Brighton Park: Police

The 23-year-old victim was walking alone on the 2500 block of West 42nd Street when the attacker stopped his pickup truck and tried to drag her into it. When she broke free, he jumped back into the truck and sped off, she told police.

11/07/2013

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Woman Slain In Brighton Park Home

Police were conducting a homicide investigation, after 31-year-old Lady Diana Sanabria was found dead in her apartment in the 4400 block of South Richmond Street, around 7 p.m. Sunday.

11/04/2013

Firefighters use tower ladder trucks to pour water on an extra-alarm fire at a warehouse in Brighton Park. (Credit: CBS)

Extra-Alarm Fire Guts Brighton Park Warehouse

A four-alarm fire destroyed a warehouse in Brighton Park overnight, and firefighters had to return to the scene a second time after extinguishing the blaze, when the fire reignited.

09/12/2013

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Seven Hurt, Including 11 year-old Boy, In Three-Car Crash On SW Side

Seven people, an 11-year-old boy were injured Sunday in a three-vehicle accident in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

09/01/2013

A pickup truck lost control near 45th and St. Louis. (Credit: Mike Krauser/WBBM)

Woman Dies After Being Hit By Pickup Truck

A woman was killed when she was hit by a pickup truck in the Brighton Park neighborhood, after a teen accidentally put the truck in gear.

08/15/2013

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Suspect Sought In Robberies On SW Side

A suspect is being sought for robberies that occurred this week in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

08/03/2013

Students and parents from the Brighton Park neighborhood hold a protest rally in the Loop to criticize budget cuts being forced on Chicago schools. (Credit: CBS)

Protesters Say Budget Cuts For Schools ‘Making Things Worse’

Parent Anita Caballero said the mayor’s contention that he’s improving schools makes no sense.

07/11/2013

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Brighton Park Man Killed In SW Side Motorcycle Crash

A man was killed Monday in a Southwest Side motorcycle crash roughly a mile from his Brighton Park neighborhood home.

06/24/2013

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Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run On SW Side

A 58-year-old woman was killed by a hit-and-run driver while she was walking in the Southwest Side Brighton Park neighborhood Thursday night, authorities said.

03/22/2013

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3 Killed, 13 Hurt In Shootings Since Friday Afternoon

Three men were killed in shootings in Chicago since Friday afternoon, including a man shot while riding in a car on the Dan Ryan Expressway. Gun violence wounded at least 13 other people across the city.

01/05/2013

Shooting

Two Men Shot In Brighton Park Neighborhood

-Two men were driven to an area hospital early Saturday after they were each shot in the leg in the Southwest Side Brighton Park neighborhood.

01/05/2013

Alberto Rangel (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged With Attempting To Lure Girl Walking To School

A 38-year-old Chicago man faces a felony sex-offense charge after police allege he attempted to strike up an illicit relationship with a girl walking to school in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the South Side.

11/26/2012

Burned Body Found Inside Southwest Side Garage

A burned body was found inside a garage early Thursday in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side.

11/15/2012

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At Least 8 Injured In Gun Violence Since Friday Night

At least eight people have been wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides between Friday evening and Saturday afternoon.

11/10/2012

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Autopsy: Men Found In Car’s Trunk Were Beaten To Death

An autopsy has determined that two men found dead inside a truck earlier this week were beaten to death.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2012

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5 Hurt When Car, CTA Bus Collide On Southwest Side

Five people were hospitalized earlier Saturday when a Chicago Transit Authority bus and a car were involved in an accident on Kedzie Avenue, in the Brighton Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

Attempted Abduction Suspect

Child Abduction Attempts Reported In Chicago, Aurora

Two separate incidents of what first appeared to be incidents of attempted child abduction have caught the attention of police in Chicago and Aurora.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

Thieves are targeting power lines for copper.. (CBS)

Man Electrocuted While Taking Down Copper Wire In Brighton Park

An autopsy has ruled that a man died of accidental electrocution when he was shocked by copper wires he was trying to take down in the Brighton Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

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