It all started with police looking for seven high-end watches — worth $400,000 – stolen from a Gold Coast shop. In the hunt for those time pieces, the cops hit a jackpot.
A South Side man has been ordered held on $90,000 bond after he allegedly stole more than $10,000 in jewelry from a Gold Coast store Wednesday afternoon.
Chicago police said 35-year-old Anna Straus, 36-year-old Glowacka Xagniezska, 41-year-old Damian Duitlow, and 50-year-old Ian Kowolski each face one count of felony theft and one count of felony burglary. A fifth suspect, 31-year-old Andrzej Debinski, has been charged with a felony count of possession of a fraudulent ID card.
A police source tells CBS 2 the merchandise that was stolen was worth $350,000.
Flooding from Monday night’s storm has forced a temporary delay on the project to renovate the Chicago Riverwalk downtown.
Police have released a sketch of a man suspected of fatally shooting a Gold Coast shop owner during an apparent robbery in March.
Thieves busted out windows at a luxury retail store on the Gold Coast early Friday, and made off with hundreds of thousands of dollars in merchandise.
At least two buildings lost power Sunday afternoon when a ComEd vault caught fire in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
Allan Kustok lived an apparent double life, maintaining the outward façade of a suburban family man, while carousing and womanizing on the sly, prosecutors said.
A Texas man was shot while driving in the Gold Coast neighborhood off the Magnificent Mile Saturday night.
Animal Care and Control was called and tranquilized both animals. One of the deer had a badly injured leg, and “did not survive the stress of this ordeal.”
The two animals were spotted in the 1200 block of North State Parkway, walking on the sidewalk before wandering into a residential building’s gated front yard around 2:15 p.m.
The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen, while the male suspect fled in a white car and is not in custody.
A man has been charged with trying to sexually assault a 54-year-old woman early Friday in her Gold Coast home.
A 26-year-old woman was sexually assaulted as she walked in the Gold Coast neighborhood early Sunday morning.
A 52-year-old man found dead in his Gold Coast apartment late Friday died of carbon monoxide poisoning from a fire, and his death was ruled accidental, an autopsy determined Saturday.
Philanthropist Ann Lurie is selling her Gold Coast mansion, asking $18.75 million for the 120 year old limestone masterpiece.
A man jumped to his death early Tuesday from the Gold Coast high-rise building where he lived, authorities said.
Chicago police officers were out in force Friday night, nearly a week after youths caused disturbances near and along the Magnificent Mile.
Some men, dressed as women, have been hitting fancy Gold Coast stores – not to shop, but, to shoplift.