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Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Owner Of Building Where Firefighters Died Gets 6 Months For Contempt

The owner of a building where two firefighters died in an extra-alarm blaze in 2010 has pleaded guilty to contempt charges for failing to make court-ordered repairs to the building, and he has been sentenced to six months in jail.

05/15/2014

75th Street Fire

Owner Of Building Where Firefighters Died Can’t Make Bond, Sent To Jail

The owner of a South Shore neighborhood building where two Chicago firefighters died battling a blaze is now in jail, after failing to make bond on contempt charges.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

Left: Firefighter Edward Stringer Right: Firefighter Corey Ankum (Photos From The Chicago Fire Department)

Chicago Commemorates Firefighters Killed 1 Year Ago

A memorial was held Thursday morning, one year to the day after two Chicago firefighters died when the roof of a South Shore neighborhood building collapsed in a fire.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

75th Street Fire

Owners Of Building Where Firefighters Died Charged With Criminal Contempt

The owners of the South Side laundry where two Chicago firefighters died a year ago, are now facing criminal charges.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

75th Street Fire

UPDATE: Troubled History At Building Where Firefighters Died

City officials say there was a litany of code violations at the vacant 75th Street property, where a wall collapse killed two firefighters earlier this week.

12/23/2010

75th Street Fire

Troubled History At Building Where Fire Erupted

The South Shore neighborhood commercial building where two firefighters died in a blaze Wednesday has a troubled history.

CBS Chicago–12/23/2010