Toddler Reunited With Mom After CarjackingPolice said a 39-year-old man was delivering newspapers around 5 a.m., with the 3-year-old boy in the back seat, when a white Nissan pulled up behind him on Marine Drive, just north of Irving Park Road. A young man got out of the Nissan, got into the victim’s car, and drove away.
Wheaton Man Charged With Child AbductionJavier F. Lopez, 47, was charged with child abduction after police learned he tried to lure several children into his home, according to a statement from Wheaton police.
Child Found Safe After Police Chase Stolen Car Through West, Northwest SidesCharges were pending against a man who stole a van with a 2-year-old girl in the back seat, then led police on a chase Sunday night through the West and Northwest sides.
Police Hunt For Suspect In Attempted Child Abductions In ElmhurstElmhurst police want to find a man and stop him from trying to lure children into his car--before he strikes again.
Harvey City Workers Help Police Nab Suspect After Attempted Child AbductionSean K. Drysdale was recently released from prison, where he served 10 years for the criminal sexual assault of an 11-year-old Lynwood boy, police said.
Man Charged With Child Abduction After Two Girls Rescue Victim In ElginThree girls – ages 11, 12, and 17 – told police they were on the 300 block of South McLean Boulevard, when a man tried to grab the 11-year-old girl and drag her behind a dumpster.
Search On For Woman Who Abducted 1-Year-Old Son During Visit On West SidePolice are searching for a 17-year-old woman who abducted her 1-year-old son during a supervised visit Friday afternoon on the West Side.
Grandmother Fends Off Child-Abduction Attempt In ElginPolice say it was a combination of the woman screaming for help and the fact the child was strapped in the stroller that forced the suspect to flee.
Man Charged With Trying To Abduct Young Children In Lisle, AddisonGiuseppe Ressa, 34, is charged with three counts of aggravated kidnapping, two counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault, and three counts of child abduction, according to a statement from the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.
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Man Charged With Killing Ex-Girlfriend In Front Of Her ChildrenPolice said the 28-year-old woman killed shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday, when her ex-boyfriend walked up and shot her while she was sitting in a parked minivan in the 7200 block of South Bennett Avenue.
Girl, 5, Found Safe After Abduction In University ParkTwo people took Samiah Lomax from her grandmother's home in University Park shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday, according to Illinois State Police. It started with a home invasion, escalated into a physical fight, and ended with Samiah being abducted.