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A rifle and shotgun recovered by police Tuesday in Gresham. (Photo from Chicago Police)

Police Find Guns, 160 Rounds Of Ammo In Garbage Can

Chicago Police found two guns and more than 160 rounds of live ammunition hidden in a Gresham neighborhood garbage can Tuesday on the South Side.

05/14/2014

Heriberto Ramirez (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

No Bail For Man Charged In Gang Initiation Beating

Heriberto Ramirez was one of at least three gang members who blindfolded the 15-year-old boy on March 16 before taking him to an undisclosed location where — after refusing to join their gang — he was punched, kicked, stabbed, and robbed, prosecutors said in court.

03/24/2014

Jessica Cruz

Mother Tied Plastic Bag Around Newborn’s Neck, Left Him In Trash

A 19-year-old northwest suburban woman gave birth to a full-term baby boy in a Salvation Army store bathroom last week, then wrapped a plastic bag around his neck, put him in a garbage bag and covered his body with paper towels.

11/09/2011

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Body Found In Garbage Can On Near West Side

A body was found in a garbage can Monday Morning on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

Garbage can (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Body Found In Garbage Can

The body of a man was found in a garbage can Monday morning in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

06/14/2011

Silhouette Of Firefighter. File Photo. (Nate Azark/WBBM)

Police Issue Alert After North Side Garbage Fires

Police are searching for someone who set fires to at least four city garbage cans in the Roscoe Village and Lake View neighborhoods.

11/16/2010

Photo Of A Chicago Park District Lifeguard Chair. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Park District Considers Putting Ads In Parks

Visitors to Chicago’s public parks could soon see advertisements on such things as lifeguard stands, garbage cans and tennis courts.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2010