Chicago police shot and killed a 17-year-old boy in the Archer Heights neighborhood Monday night, after he allegedly ignored orders to drop a knife.
Selena Strong, 26, has pleaded not guilty to charges of murder, two counts of neglect of a dependent, and battery in the death of Brandon Dillon, who was found dead Sept. 30 on an air mattress in the apartment where he lived with Strong, her husband, Bernard Dillon, 37, Brandon’s twin sister and infant sister.
The man told police he had been shot in the 6700 block of South Hermitage Avenue.
An 18-year-old woman was fatally shot early Sunday while she was in a Belmont Cragin apartment on the Northwest Side. Alexandra Burgos was sitting in an apartment in the 5300 block of West Oakdale about 12:35 a.m. when gunshots came from outside and struck her in the head.
A convicted sex offender who allegedly confessed to at least seven murders in northwest Indiana has told police his crimes date back as long as two decades.
A Naperville woman is free on bond and awaiting trial, after she allegedly triggered a four-vehicle traffic crash late Thursday night near Neuqua Valley High School while drunk.
A 13-year-old boy who failed to bring a parent to a parent-teacher conference at his school last May was whipped with an electric cord by an “angry” family member, prosecutors alleged in court Sunday.
young woman is dead after she was hit by stray bullet while sitting in an apartment.
A man robbed a bank Saturday morning in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the South Side.
A man suspected of robbing a bank in west suburban River Forest Saturday morning was arrested mere blocks away from the bank as he tried to make his escape, authorities said.
Three men were shot while standing in a gas station parking lot in the Austin neighborhood early Saturday.
Two men and a woman were killed and at least 17 other people have been wounded in citywide shootings since Friday evening, police said.
A man was shot and killed early Saturday in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
A man was shot and killed early Saturday in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
A year after her son was murdered, a south suburban woman still lives in fear. She’s afraid two of his killers are targeting her.
A California man is being held on a $2 million bond after he allegedly threatened to kill people and “light up” a north suburban police department and courthouse.
A man has been charged with DUI for a crash Saturday afternoon in which a passenger lost his arm and later died.
A man has been charged with beating and trying to rob a woman in Wrigleyville Friday morning.
Two people were killed and at least twelve others wounded in shootings across the city starting early Friday night.
A man died and three others were wounded in a shooting early Saturday in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.