Family Sues Landlord After Hollywood Park Blaze Kills SonTahir Khan and Maria Tahir tried to get their family out, but the stairway was blocked by flames. They dropped their two youngest children out a window, to people outside the building, and then jumped to escape the flames. Their oldest son, 10-year-old Ans Khan, didn’t make it out.
Boy Killed In Northwest Side Fire Identified, Parents In Critical ConditionThe boy who died in a fire in the Hollywood Park neighborhood over the weekend has been identified as a 10-year-old boy who lived with his family in the four-story apartment building.
Two Arrested After Shooting, Crash In Logan SquareAbout 1:55 a.m., police saw suspects in one vehicle open fire toward another vehicle near Kimball and Fullerton avenues. The vehicle drove away at a “high speed” and hit several parked cars nearby.
1 Dead, 7 Injured When Cars Hit Logan Square BuildingThe Chicago Fire Department responded shortly after 5:30 a.m., after two cars struck a building at the corner of Fullerton and Kimball Avenues.
Police Seek Help Identifying Female Homicide VictimPolice are asking for help to identify the body of woman or teen girl found strangled and badly burned in a Northwest Side Avondale neighborhood Dumpster Sunday night.
Autopsy: Person Found Burned In Dumpster Was Strangled An autopsy Monday determined a person whose charred body was found in a dumpster Sunday night in the Northwest Side Avondale neighborhood was strangled.
Fire Engulfs House In Logan Square, Spreads To AnotherThere was a large amount of smoke and fire pouring from the attic space and roof of the first building, and part of the roof collapsed during the blaze.
Robber Targeting Women In Trendy Northwest Side NeighborhoodsPolice are warning people on the city’s Near West and Northwest sides about a robber on the loose who has been targeting women.
Skokie Explosion May Have Been Arson, Report SaysA Skokie two-flat that destroyed by an explosion and fire last month may have been set ablaze intentionally.
Police: Driver Was High When He Hit Pedestrian, Flower ShopA Northwest Indiana man was high on drugs when he hit and injured an 83-year-old pedestrian while driving through the Albany Park neighborhood earlier this week.
Driver Hits Person At Bus Stop, Slams Into Flower Shop In Albany ParkA driver Monday morning slammed into several parked cars and a person waiting at a bus stop, and finally smashed into a flower shop at the edge of the Albany Park neighborhood.
2 Dead, 13 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In ChicagoAt least six people were wounded in shootings overnight, bringing the total to two dead and at least 13 wounded in gun violence in the city since Friday night.