Jawaun Dontell Woods, 25, pleaded guilty but mentally ill to the charge in the Nov. 26 assault at the South Shore station.
Two years ago Aug. 11, at about 1:30 a.m. on a moonless night, then-22-year-old Yancarlo Garcia of Chicago threw a 15-pound fire extinguisher off the roof of the Fulton Street Parking Deck in downtown Elgin.
Here in Chicago, similar acts of kindness happen every day without the fanfare. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez reports.
A teen has turned himself in to police, after allegedly being seen punching an older homeless man in a startling viral video filmed at the Chicago Avenue Red Line subway stop.
A fight turned violent overnight at a CTA Red Line subway station downtown.
A Chicago man has been charged with killing a homeless man in Elgin by throwing a fire extinguisher off the top of a parking garage.
A bloody homeless man was found walking in the Loop early Saturday morning after being beaten and sodomized with a tree branch, according to police.
The deaths of two men initially believed to be possible victims of the cold were determined to be natural deaths on Thursday.
The homeless man who was found dead Monday morning near a trash compactor on Lower Michigan Avenue was not crushed by the compactor but died of heart disease, an autopsy Tuesday found.
A man is in custody after allegedly stabbing a sailor during a brawl that erupted inside the McDonald’s across from Wrigley Field early Sunday, police said.
An elderly Northwest Side man beaten and robbed twice by a homeless man in separate home invasions died Wednesday afternoon.