Mel Reynolds Asks Judge To Push Back Tax Evasion TrialFormer congressman Mel Reynolds has asked a federal judge to grant him a three-month delay in his upcoming trial on misdemeanor tax evasion charges, claiming he can't prepare his case because of the conditions at the jail where he is being held.
Man Found Shot To Death After Englewood Domestic DisturbanceOfficers responding to reports of a domestic disturbance in the 5600 block of South Wolcott at 12:30 a.m. found the 26-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the head in a second-floor apartment, according to Chicago Police. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two Wounded In Fernwood ShootingThe men, ages 20 and 25, were standing outside near 102nd and State at 2:48 a.m. when they heard shots and realized they’d been hit, according to Chicago Police.
Man Walks Into Hospital After Fuller Park ShootingThe 25-year-old man walked into Advocate Trinity Hospital at 2:53 a.m. with a gunshot wound to the shoulder, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police. He told investigators he had been shot at 45th and Shields.
Man Shot In South ShoreHe was sitting in a parked car just before 12:40 a.m. in the 7100 block of South Clyde Avenue when he heard shots and realized he’d been hit, according to Chicago Police.
Man Charged With Breaking Into Car, Fighting Police OfficersOff-duty CPD officers saw 32-year-old Jovany Flores “inside a vehicle that did not belong to him” at 11:28 p.m. in the 2300 block of West Wolfram, according to a statement from Chicago Police. When the officers identified themselves, Flores “became upset and irritated” and began to fight them, police said.
11 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a 48-year-old man was shot in the Back of the Yards.
Man On Bike Shoots At Police In West RidgePolice said, around 12:30 a.m., two officers in an unmarked squad car were driving east near Peterson and Washtenaw avenues, when a man on a bicycle began shouting gang slogans at them.
1 Dead, 8 Wounded In Shootings Tuesday Across ChicagoAn 18-year-old was in a Washington Park neighborhood alley in the 5700 block of South Calumet about 8:10 p.m. when someone walked up and shot him in the chest, Chicago Police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 9 p.m.
Man Charged With Hate Crime In Stabbing On West Loop BridgeA 45-year-old man has been charged with a hate crime after allegedly using a racial epithet while stabbing another man on the Washington Street Bridge late Sunday.
Prosecutors Say Man Arrested For Making Pipe Bombs Wanted To KillA north suburban man arrested for making pipe bombs allegedly said he was making the explosives to protect himself from the government, and wanted to kill several people and then himself.
Two FBI Agents Shot Serving Arrest Warrant In Park Forest; Suspect DeadTwo FBI agents were shot Tuesday morning while serving an arrest warrant in far south suburban Park Forest, and the suspect they were after was later found dead.