Gary Swiercz

Ex-Chicago Ridge Fire Chief Pleads Not Guilty In AttackCook county prosecutors claim Gary Swiercz broke into his neighbor's Tinley Park condo wearing a ski mask and carrying a knife, rope, zip ties, duct tape, an 8-inch sex toy and lubricant.
Prosecutors: Woman Allegedly Attacked By Fire Official Went To Him For HelpThe woman who allegedly was attacked by a former suburban fire official went to him for help afterward, not knowing he was the one who broke into her home wearing a ski mask, and put a knife to her throat, prosecutors said Tuesday.