Man Robs Hyde Park BankA male walked into the bank at 1204 E. 53rd St. at 5:38 p.m. and handed a teller a note, demanding money, according to Chicago Police and the FBI. The robber then ran out with an undisclosed amount of money.
New Revival Comedy Club In Hyde Park Bringing Improv Back To Its RootsCBS 2’s Audrina Bigos reports a new venue in Hyde Park hopes to bring imrpov comedy back south.
University Of Chicago Cancels Classes After Threat Of Gun ViolenceUniversity President Robert Zimmer said the FBI was investigating an online threat of gun violence against the university, specifically mentioning the “campus quad” at 10 a.m. on Monday.
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Police Warn Of Armed Robberies In Hyde ParkIn three incidents, the robbers approached a person on the street, pulled out a gun and took their property, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Man Charged With Pointing Gun At Police Officers In Hyde ParkAaron McNeil, 27, faces two counts of aggravated assault of a peace officer with a weapon and one count each of aggravated discharge of a firearm, unlawful possession of a firearm by a street gang member and unlawful use of a weapon, all felonies, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Metra Resumes Normal Service After Electric Line Sparks, ExplodesThe Chicago Fire Department says an outbound train pulling into the 51st Street station in Hyde Park ran into an electrical problem.
12 Wounded In Tuesday ShootingsThe latest shooting happened about 9:50 p.m. in West Englewood, where a 19-year-old man was walking in the 1700 block of West 61st Place when he heard gunshots and realized he’d been struck in the leg, police said.
Chicago Girl, 17, Found Strangled In Abandoned Building In GaryConnita L. Richardson, of the 800 block of East Hyde Park Boulevard, was found dead in an abandoned building in the 700 block of East 7th Avenue in Gary Tuesday night, authorities said.
Two Killed In Hyde Park CrashWilbon B. McClerkin, 73, was driving a car westbound in the 1700 block of East 57th Drive at 2:23 p.m. when it left the road and crashed into a tree, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. His wife, 72-year-old Winnie Maecole-McClerkin, was sitting in the passenger seat at the time of the crash.
Hadiya Pendleton's Friends Organize National 'Wear Orange' Anti-Violence MovementYou'll be seeing a lot of orange in Chicago and in cities across the country on Tuesday, as part of National Gun Violence Awareness Day, inspired by the friends and family of a high school honor student slain in Chicago two years ago.