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Teen Dies After Chicago Heights Stabbing

A Chicago Heights teenager died early Sunday after he was stabbed in the south suburb.

05/27/2012

A Citgo gas station in Chicago Heights ran out of gas on May 5, 2012, after someone had been tampering with some of the gas pumps for two weeks, in order to allow them to pump free gas without the clerk's knowledge. (Credit: CBS)

Pump Tampering Leads To $12K Theft From Suburban Gas Station

A south suburban gas station gave out about $12,000 worth of free gas over a two-week period recently, but it wasn’t part of a promotion, it was because someone tampered with the pumps.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

Michele Peters, the mother of two, was slain last month in a crime that is still unsolved. (Courtesy Peters family)

With Murder Case Unsolved, Friends And Family Remember Slain Mom

More than 200 friends gathered Friday at the park in Oak Lawn where Michele Peters played softball.

04/06/2012

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2 Held In Robbery Of South Suburban Moose Lodge

Two people were in custody Wednesday, after the Moose Lodge near Sauk Village was robbed by a shotgun-wielding suspect.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

Danielle Simmons, 19, was fatally shot early Saturday Nov. 12, 2011 in Chicago Heights. (courtesy Simmons family)

Woman, 19, Fatally Shot In Chicago Heights

A 19-year-old woman died early Saturday after being shot while standing with a crowd of people in south suburban Chicago Heights.

11/12/2011

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20-Year-Old Fatally Shot In Chicago Heights

A 20-year-old man was shot to death about a half-mile from his home in Chicago Heights overnight.

10/01/2011

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Burglar Shot, Killed By Homeowner In Chicago Heights

A south suburban Chicago Heights man had a gun and used it on an intruder this week, and now the alleged home invader is dead.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

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Police: Man Held Woman Hostage After Meeting Online

A convicted felon from Chicago Heights has been arrested for allegedly holding a woman against her will, beating and choking her after meeting her on the Internet.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

Voters cast their ballots in suburban Chicago. (credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Many Suburban Mayors Ousted; Tax Hikes Rejected

In suburban elections, there were a number of upsets and incumbents getting the heave-ho.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2011

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Man Claims Police Beat Him As Son, 2, Watched

In a federal lawsuit filed Monday, a man claims Chicago Heights police officers dragged him out of his vehicle and punched him while his two-year-old son watched.

04/04/2011

Voters cast their ballots in suburban Chicago. (credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Many Suburbs Set To Elect New Mayors

When suburban voters head to the polls tomorrow many will have a decision to make between the old and the new.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2011

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Judge: Free Speech Protects Chicago Heights Campaign Ads

A Cook County judge has decided that free speech rights protect political ads suggesting a mayoral candidate in Chicago Heights will allow drugs to be sold from City Hall.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2011

A 19-year-old Chicago Heights woman was fatally shot Friday night. (CBS)

Boyfriend Charged In Girl’s Shooting Death

Ryan Fantasia, 20, was charged with two counts of felony obstruction of justice in connection with Friday’s shooting death of 19-year-old Hayley Pelock.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2011

Fatal Shooting

Updated: Woman Fatally Shot In Chicago Heights

Police have a person of interest they are questioning after the death of a 19-year-old girl who was fatally shot at a home in Chicago Heights Friday night.

03/12/2011

Alma Mendez (family handout to CBS)

COLD CASE FILES: Suburban Mom Murdered While Jogging

Alma Mendez went for a run in October 2007 on a Chicago Heights trail and never returned. Her sisters want help in solving her violent death.

03/07/2011

Cecil Conner (CBS)

Driver Convicted DUI Crash That Killed 5-Year-Old

A Will County jury has found Cecil Conner Jr. guilty of aggravated driving under the influence in the high-speed crash that led to the death of his girlfriend’s 5-year-old son last spring.

02/22/2011

Cecil Conner (CBS)

DUI Suspect: Cop Told Me To Drive

An admittedly drunk driver took the witness stand in his own defense Friday, testifying how a Chicago Heights police officer ordered him behind the wheel before he crashed his girlfriend’s car, killing the 5-year-old boy he called his own.

02/19/2011

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Ex-Employee Fires Shots At Chicago Heights Business

A business in south suburban Chicago Heights was ransacked shots were fired inside by an Indiana man who previously worked there, police said.

02/16/2011

Marquetta Campbell (courtesy of family)

Are Chicago Heights Murders Related?

Police in Chicago Heights are trying to determine whether there’s any connection between two recent shootings in the south suburb.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011

Fatal Shooting

Man Found Shot To Death In Snowbank

CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (STMW) – A 20-year-old man who was shot multiple times in the head and found in a snowbank in south suburban Chicago Heights died Friday.

01/15/2011

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