Charisse E. Wesley, 46, was involved in the crash about 4 a.m. near Torrence Avenue and River Oaks Drive in Calumet City, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
David Peden, 18, is charged with reckless homicide and aggravated DUI causing death, according to the Cook County state’s attorney’s office. He was ordered held on a $40,000 bond Tuesday and is next scheduled to appear in court June 8.
A prom night turned into a deadly car crash in south suburban Calumet City early Saturday morning.
A Seattle man who was shot in early May in Calumet City and later charged with attempted murder died Friday morning.
A Far South Side teen was shot to death early Monday at a party in south suburban Calumet City.
A south suburban man was killed and at least five other people were injured in a shooting at a house party in Calumet City early Sunday.
Police in Calumet City say they don’t expect charges against a bakery owner who shot a robber seven times – after the robber threatened the owner Tuesday with what turned out to be a fake gun.
Target stores in Calumet City and McHenry will be shut down by February, as part of the company’s plan to close 11 stores nationwide.
An 18-year-old man was shot to death Saturday in south suburban Calumet City.
The heavy rain from Sunday’s storms overwhelmed a stormwater system in south suburban Calumet City, causing an explosion in a sewer that’s part of the Deep Tunnel system, and leaving a massive crater.
CBS 2’s Brad Edwards has the story of the suspect and his ties to the Chicago area.
No ones was hurt when an explosion occurred in an abandoned house in Calumet CityA side wall completely stripped of its brick facade. A front window blown out. A back wall about to collapse. It’s the aftermath of a gas explosion in Calumet City.
Charles Keller died after he was shot in the chest multiple times near 152nd Place and Freeland Avenue about 1 a.m.
Fire crews are on the scene of a possible fire at a Calumet City middle school.
Workers at a Calumet City fast-food restaurant made a horrifying discovery on Thursday: the body of newborn girl in the bathroom.
A 17-year-old boy was killed in a shooting in south suburban Calumet City Saturday night.
Eric Anthony Brown is accused of firing into a Calumet City home Sunday night, killing 15-year-old Ashaya Miller and wounding a 19-year-old man.
A 15-year-old girl was shot and killed when someone shot through the window of a home in Calumet City on Sunday.
In the aftermath of former Congressman Jesse Jackson Junior’s conviction for misusing campaign funds, there’s been increased scrutiny of how politicians use the money donated by supporters. Now, the Better Government Association has found another lawmaker with questionable expenses.
Lake County Coroner Merrilee D. Frey says Gena Chiodo’s decomposed body exhibited signs of “external and internal traumatic injuries due to assault, including multiple stab wounds and blunt force injuries.”