Chicago Heights


12-Year-Old Boy Dies Week After Bicycle Struck By Vehicle In Chicago Heights

A 12-year-old boy died Monday, nearly a week after he was struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in south suburban Chicago Heights.



Two Suspects Shot During Weapons Raid By Chicago Cops, Feds

(CBS) — Two suspects were shot Monday night during a reported weapons raid in Chicago Heights involving Chicago police and federal agents. The incident occurred around 5 p.m. near 15th and Donovan in Chicago Heights. Representatives […]


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Man Killed In Hit-And-Run Homicide Outside Strip Club

Crews responded at 4:10 a.m. to a call of a fight in the parking lot of Club 390, an adult entertainment club at 390 E. Joe Orr Road, according to Chicago Heights police. Officers found Jose J. Romero on the ground with injuries to his head and body.



Pedestrian Killed In Chicago Heights Crash

A 50-year-old woman died early Sunday after being hit by a vehicle in south suburban Chicago Heights.


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Cyclist Who Tried To Cross Route 394 Struck And Killed By Vehicle

About 7:49 p.m., Robert Kirn was riding his bicycle on Route 394 near East Sauk Trail Road in Chicago Heights when he attempted to cross both north and southbound traffic, Illinois State Police said.


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Two In Custody For Chicago Heights Shooting

About 12:45 a.m., police responded to a call of shots fired in the 500 block of Concord Court and found a man shot in the face, Chicago Heights police said.


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Woman Dies In Chicago Heights Crash

Sandra J. Saatkamp, 61, was involved in a crash near Western Avenue and Lincoln Highway. She was pronounced dead at the scene.


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Police Searching For Man Who Escaped Custody Outside Chicago Heights Hospital

A man arrested after a south suburban house party got out of control early Saturday later escaped from police custody outside a Chicago Heights hospital.


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Five Shot In Chicago Heights

Police were investigating an apparent gun battle between occupants of two cars near the corner of Concord Drive and Division Street.


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Man, 19, Killed In Chicago Heights Shooting

A man was fatally shot Saturday in south suburban Chicago Heights.


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Man Slain In Chicago Heights

Police in south suburban Chicago Heights were questioning a person of interest Monday afternoon, after a 28-year-old man was found dead from an apparent shooting.


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Police: Man Killed Chicago Heights

A man was beaten to death just blocks from his home in south suburban Chicago Heights Tuesday morning, authorities said.



Boers: In Celebration Of Mothers, The Most Unselfish Of All

Only in later years can you begin to realize all that your mother does for you.

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Man Critically Hurt In Hit-And-Run Near Chicago Heights

The 53-year-old victim walking along the edge of 26th Street near Euclid Avenue when the vehicle hit him about 6 p.m., the Cook County Sheriff’s office said in a release.


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Bond Set At $750K In Meat Cleaver Attack

Brian Herman, 31, and Shaquietta Brison, 25, “lured” Christian Landon to Brison’s apartment, and attacked him with a stun gun and a meat cleaver.


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Cold Contributes To Death Of Chicago Heights Woman

A neighbor discovered the body of 61-year-old Carolyn Wilkins outside and called 9-1-1 Tuesday morning.


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Boy Struck, Killed By Vehicle In Chicago Heights

The boy was struck by a vehicle near 16th Place and Chicago Road about 7:45 a.m., according to Chicago Heights police. Washington-McKinley School is located at that intersection.


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Man Killed In Chicago Heights Crash

A man was killed in a crash in south suburban Chicago Heights, authorities said.


An investigator works at the scene of a fatal fire in south suburban Chicago Heights, after two people were found dead inside a home on 24th Street. (Credit: Susanna Song/CBS 2)

Chicago Heights Couple Killed In House Fire

Two people, both believed to be in their 50s, were killed in the blaze in the 200 block of East 24th Street in Chicago Heights.


The Vesuvius industrial plant and metal foundry in Chicago Heights. (Credit: CBS)

Worker Killed In Accident At Chicago Heights Plant

One worker was killed on Thursday in accident at an industrial plant in Chicago Heights.