A bank branch in downtown Highland Park was robbed on Thursday morning, the second bank heist in the area in the past three weeks.
A woman sporting a pony tail and wearing a baseball cap and sunglasses robbed a Chase Bank branch in downtown Chicago on Tuesday morning.
Big banks in Chicago are being urged to be more careful with vacant buildings they take back in foreclosure suits. As Chicago Public Schools get ready to open next week, a local group called Action Now wants to make sure vacant homes near schools are cleaned up and safe.
Federal authorities say a south suburban bank employee almost pulled off his complex plan to steal $40,000 and jet out of the country with it, but until he neglected to disclose the money at customs in the Dominican Republic.
Chase has more ATMs in Chicago than any other bank, and if you don’t have an account with Chase, using them will cost you more.
Firefighter Corey Ankum was killed battling a blaze in the South Shore neighborhood. Ankum, who had been on the job less than two years, is survived by his wife and three children.
Police are looking for a man who hurled a piece of concrete at a bank window and a can of fruit at a cell phone store.