Mother Struck, Killed By Truck On Lake Shore DrivePolice were investigating some discrepancies in a story about a robbery attempt just before woman was killed and her boyfriend was injured when they were hit by a truck on Lake Shore Drive early Sunday in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
Woman Fleeing Robbers Fatally Struck On Lake Shore DrivePamela Johnson, 32, and a 43-year-old man were walking about 1:40 a.m. in the 600 block of North Lake Shore Drive when they were approached by a group of males, at least one of whom was showing a handgun, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Shot On Lake Shore Drive In Gold CoastThe 22-year-old man was driving north on Lake Shore Drive around 12:15 a.m. near Oak Street, when another vehicle pulled up alongside, and someone inside opened fire.
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6 Wounded In Burst Of Overnight ShootingsSix people were shot across Chicago from about midnight into early Friday, including four wounded in separate attacks within 25 minutes of each other.
Woman, 74, Killed By Truck In Gold CoastThe woman was struck by a turning truck in the 1100 block of North LaSalle Street at 11:55 a.m., according to Chicago Police.
Driver Charged After Shots Fired On Party Bus In Gold CoastOmar Massoud, 32, of the 4200 block of North Broadway was charged with reckless conduct and being a party to a crime, both misdemeanors, according to Chicago Police.
Five Guns Recovered From Party Bus After Shots Fired In Gold CoastInvestigators recovered five guns from a party bus early Sunday after shots were fired in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
Men Claiming They 'Were With ISIS' Prompts Massive Police Response Downtown With both the nation, and the city, on high alert, police are taking no chances on potential terrorist threats.
Lake Shore Drive To Close For Repaving In Gold CoastThe southbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive will be closed in parts of the Gold Coast Sunday and Monday night as crews work to repave lanes.
Students Digging Up Historical Artifacts At Gold Coast SiteThe grounds of the historic Charnley Persky House on the corner of Astor and Schiller has been the scene of an archeological dig for the past four weeks.
Health Officials Investigating After Legionnaires' Disease Death In ChicagoPublic health officials in Chicago were conducting an investigation, after a resident of a Gold Coast rehabilitation center died from Legionnaires’ Disease, a rare bacterial infection.