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Authorities released this surveillance photo from a TCF Bank branch robbery in Burbank on Wednesday. (FBI)

Suspect Sought In Oak Lawn, Burbank Robberies

A man suspected of robbing a bank in Oak Lawn earlier this month struck again Wednesday, robbing a TCF branch in a Burbank grocery store, the FBI said.

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Shari Hecker places a sandbag at the foot of her basement door, in case of any possible flooding from Wednesday's rain.  Her basement got more than 30 inches of water during a larger storm on Aug. 22, and she and other Burbank residents feared a repeat from Wednesday's storm. (Credit: CBS)

Burbank Residents Fear More Flooding From Latest Storm

Rain fell steadily across the Chicago area Wednesday morning, and though the storm system has begun clearing out as it heads east, more rain could be on the way Wednesday evening.

09/10/2014

Residents in southwest suburban Burbank wade through a heavily flooded street. According to the National Weather Service, more than 4.5 inches of rain fell in the area from midnight to 6 a.m. on Friday. (Credit: CBS)

Southwest Suburbs Hit Hardest By Flooding; Burbank Schools Closed

Heavy rains have caused major flooding across much of the Chicago area overnight, especially in the southwest suburbs, where at least two school districts were forced to cancel classes at all its schools.

08/22/2014

Nicholas Raspanti (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With DUI After Fatal Burbank Crash

Nicholas Raspanti, 42, of Hickory Hills, was charged with two counts of aggravated DUI in connection to a July 1 crash that killed 77-year-old Jozef Brzek, according to a statement from Burbank police.

07/08/2014

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Police: Man Electrocuted By Downed Power Lines In Burbank

A 21-year-old man was electrocuted Tuesday while visiting his family in southwest suburban Burbank.

07/01/2014

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06/05/2014

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Man Robs Southwest Suburban Bank

A man robbed a bank in southwest suburban Burbank Friday afternoon.

05/17/2014

Police sketch of a man who police say broke into a Burbank home and tugged on a sleeping female's clothing. (Burbank Police)

Police: Man broke Into Burbank Home, Tugged On Sleeping Female’s Clothes

The victim was sleeping about 4:45 a.m. at her home in the 8300 block of Laporte Avenue when she was woken by a man “tugging on her shirt and pants,” according to a statement from Burbank police.

04/26/2014

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Cops: Woman Tried To Kill Herself And Her Baby By Crashing Into House

A southwest suburban woman was ordered held on $1 million bond Thursday after she tried to commit suicide by crashing her SUV, with her infant inside, Tuesday afternoon, police said.

03/06/2014

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No Charges Against Parents For Death Of Burbank Toddler

No charges will be filed against the parents of a 1-year-old Burbank boy who died of heat stroke after he was left alone in a vehicle during some of the hottest weather of the year, authorities said.

08/31/2013

Battle Of Burbank: High Schools Meet For First Time On Football Field

Two high schools in this south suburb are meeting tonight on the football field for the first time ever in what they’re calling “The Battle of Burbank.”

08/30/2013

The 71-year-old woman who lives in this home was getting ready for bed when a Pontiac Aztek crashed into the house on June 6, 2013. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Woman Dead After Crashing Into House In Burbank

A red Pontiac Aztek left State Road east of 79th Street, and slammed into a one-story brick house at about 2:30 a.m.

06/06/2013

An elderly Burbank couple was murdered earlier this week. (CBS)

Elderly Man, Woman Found Dead In Burbank Were Shot And Stabbed

The victims—identified by the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office as 79-year-old Peter Mountain and 80-year-old Sally Lopez—were found unresponsive in a bedroom, according to police.

03/07/2013

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Burbank Schools In Lockdown While Police Hunt Fugitives

A Mercedes-Benz fleeing Chicago Police crashed into a police vehicle on the Southwest Side, then fled to nearby Burbank, putting area schools in the southwest suburb on lockdown as the search continued.

03/06/2013

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2 Hurt In Crash After Police Chase Through City And Suburbs

A car chase that started in southwest suburban Burbank and ended in a crash in north suburban Niles injured two people Thursday night, police said.

03/01/2013

The robber entered the Jewel grocery where the bank is located and threatened bank staffers with a weapon but he did not show one. (Credit: Chicago FBI office)

SW Suburban Bank Robbed

A TCF Bank located in a Jewel at 7910 South Cicero Ave. in Burbank was robbed at approximately 9:50 a.m., according to a release from the Burbank Police Department.

01/26/2013

Burbank Woman’s Suit Claims Justice Cop Forced Her To Perform Sex Act

A Burbank woman is suing the village of Justice and a Justice police officer, claiming the cop forced her to perform oral sex on him in his squad car.

12/07/2012

A first-degree murder arrest warrant has been issued for Arnoldo Jimenez, who is wanted in the stabbing death of his newlywed wife, 26-year-old Estrella Carrera. (Credit: Burbank Police)

Luxury Car Tied To Woman’s Murder Found, Suspect Likely Fled To Mexico

An expensive sports car— tied to the murder of a newly married woman last spring–has been found.

10/04/2012

Residents say ComEd has delayed the replacement of this unsafe-looking pole. (CBS)

ComEd Drags Out Repair Of Rickety Pole For A Year, Residents Say

The precarious-looking electrical pole is in Bob Ptack’s backyard, snapped in half during a vicious storm last July. Its replacement sits 50 feet away.

07/06/2012

Estrella Carrera, 26, was found stabbed to death in her apartment in Burbank, two days after her wedding. She was wearing the same dress she had on as she celebrated her marriage with her family on her wedding night. (Family Photo)

Police Offering $10,000 Reward In Case Of Murdered Bride

Burbank Police say they believe the newlywed accused of stabbing his bride to death almost two weeks ago may be in central Mexico.

05/24/2012

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