Belmont Heights Man Charged With Selling Guns, Drugs On FacebookSergio Barrera, 23, turned himself in about 4:45 p.m. at the 16th District police station at 5151 N. Milwaukee Ave. in connection with the sting, which was nicknamed “Operation Fishnet 4,” according to Chicago Police.
5 Charged With Straw Purchasing Guns In Michigan, Selling In ChicagoThe five men were each charged with one count of conspiracy to willfully deal firearms without a license.
Bond Revoked For Man Charged In Gun Case Related To Shooting Of CopsCharles Williams allegedly told ATF agents he knew the guns he traded would end up in the hands of La Raza members.
Man Who Sold Gun Used To Shoot 2 Cops Released On $4,500 BondCharles Williams was arrested and charged in federal court last week with possession of a firearm by a felon.
2 Men, Teen Boy Charged After Crashing Stolen Car In EvanstonThree people are facing charges after a parolee crashed a stolen car while trying to drive away from a traffic stop early Sunday in Evanston
Police Arrest 57 In Targeted Drug, Gun Raids OvernightChicago police arrested 57 people and seized eight guns Tuesday night, in a series of raids targeting drug dealers and gang members.
Cops Stop Woman With Stroller Full Of Guns In Back Of The YardsAn 18-year-old Back of the Yards woman faces weapons charges after she was stopped by Chicago Police as she pushed a baby stroller with a rifle, handgun and ammunition inside early Monday morning.
Gang Leader Gets 22 Years For Selling Guns, CocaineFrancisco Masias, a Berwyn resident, was the “longtime leader” of the Gangster 2-6 Nation gang, which operated a drug trafficking organization predominantly in the Little Village neighborhood, prosecutors said.
$25M Verdict Winner To Plead Guilty To Gun Charge In ’15 ShootingThaddeus “TJ” Jimenez — who was awarded $25 million from the city of Chicago for an overturned murder conviction and became a Lamborghini-driving gangster — is expected to plead guilty to a federal gun charge that carries up to 10 years in prison.
Teen's Aunt Charged With Supplying Gun That Killed Endia MartinThe aunt of a teenage girl accused of fatally shooting 14-year-old Endia Martin in 2014 has been indicted on federal weapons charges, for allegedly providing her niece with the revolver used in the slaying.
ID Theft Operation Found At Near West Side Home After Traffic StopA Near West Side man stopped in traffic Tuesday faces a myriad of charges after police executed a search warrant at his home that night and found weapons, heroin and various credit card counterfeiting devices and altered credit cards.
Gun Charges Dropped Against Former Ald. Sharon DixonLast year, a Cook County judge ruled that Dixon was unfit to stand trial on charges alleging she approached Chicago Police officers outside the 10th district with a loaded gun in the spring of 2013.