Homeless Man Gets 20 Years For Knife Attack At East Chicago Train StationJawaun Dontell Woods, 25, pleaded guilty but mentally ill to the charge in the Nov. 26 assault at the South Shore station.
Murder Trial Begins In Death Of Homeless Man Hit With Fire ExtinguisherTwo 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.
Viral Picture Of NY Cop Helping Homeless Man Inspires People HereHere in Chicago, similar acts of kindness happen every day without the fanfare. CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports.
Teen Surrenders In Attack On Homeless Man At CTA StopA 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.
Homeless Man Slashes 2 Harassers At Jackson Red Line StopA fight turned violent overnight at a CTA Red Line subway station downtown.
Chicago Man Charged With Killing Homeless Man With Fire ExtinguisherA Chicago man has been charged with killing a homeless man in Elgin by throwing a fire extinguisher off the top of a parking garage.
Man Found Badly Beaten, Sodomized In LoopA bloody homeless man was found walking in the Loop early Saturday morning after being beaten and sodomized with a tree branch, according to police.
Cold Not A Factor In Two Men's DeathsThe deaths of two men initially believed to be possible victims of the cold were determined to be natural deaths on Thursday.
Homeless Man Found Dead Near Compactor Was Not CrushedThe 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.
Sailor Stabbed By Homeless Man Inside McDonald'sA 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.
Man, 94, Dead After Beaten By Homeless Man He HelpedAn elderly Northwest Side man beaten and robbed twice by a homeless man in separate home invasions died Wednesday afternoon.