Landlord

Matthew Duett (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Parolee Accused Of Robbing Mother’s Landlord After Rent Paid

Matthew D. Duett’s mother paid her landlord this month in cash for the West Side apartment she shares with her parolee son, then he stole it right back, prosecutors said.

12/29/2014

Seven people died in this Cicero apartment fire in February 2010. (CBS)

Prosecutors Play Tapes Of Landlord Discussing Fatal Fire

Prosecutors presented a major piece of evidence Friday in the trial of a landlord accused of setting fire to his Cicero building and killing seven people. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.

11/14/2014

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Landlord Sued In South Side Blaze That Killed 4 Children

The mother of a man forced to jump with his girlfriend from a third-floor apartment window to escape a fatal blaze Monday has sued the building’s owner and management company, the Sun-Times is reporting.

09/10/2014

Frank Johnson (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Man About To Be Evicted Pulls AK-47 On Landlord

Bond has been set at $50,000 for a South Shore resident who pointed an AK-47 assault rifle at his landlord, who had gone to the man’s apartment Tuesday night to discuss his eviction.

01/09/2013

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Landlord Charged With Stealing From DePaul Coach’s Home

The landlord of a DePaul University assistant basketball coach has been charged with stealing more than $10,000 worth of items from his South Side Kenwood neighborhood home while his family traveled with the team in France.

09/15/2011