Woman, 74, Killed By Truck In Gold CoastThe woman was struck by a turning truck in the 1100 block of North LaSalle Street at 11:55 a.m., according to Chicago Police.
Man Killed In Princeton Park ShootingPolice responded about 11:30 p.m. to the 9300 block of South LaSalle Street, where they found 31-year-old Erskin Palm on the sidewalk with gunshot wounds to the chest, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Four Wounded In Thursday Night ShootingsMost recently, a 23-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 12700 block of South Parnell Avenue at about 10:30 p.m. when a man got out of a dark colored car and fired shots, police said.
Cook County Commissioner Scuffles With Bike ThiefCommissioner John Fritchey said he was driving north on LaSalle Street on Monday, when he noticed a man on an old bike, pulling the tire off another bike.
Man Shot And Killed In West PullmanEarly Sunday, officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 11700 block of South LaSalle Street found the 31-year-old man inside a car parked in an alley, police said.
Woman Killed, Man Critically Injured In Englewood CrashThe two were in a Dodge Stratus traveling at “a high rate of speed” when the car hit a hydrant in the 5500 block of South LaSalle Street, police said.
FBI Investigating 2013 Police Shooting Of Two Teens In RoselandThe teens were wounded on Dec. 22 near 95th and La Salle after Chicago Police officers curbed a stolen car packed with joyriders, the department said in a statement after the incident.
Washington Street Lane Closures Begin Wednesday In The LoopBeginning early Wednesday, crews will shift all traffic on eastbound Washington into two lanes along the north side of the street.
Lanes Closed Near Chicago Stock Exchange After Scaffolding FallsBoth scaffolding and other items had fallen to the street at 3:05 a.m. from 440 S. LaSalle St., according to police and fire officials.
Burglars Use Hammers To Break Into Loop StoreBurglars used a hammer to smash through the front door of a high-end men’s fashion retailer in the Loop early Thursday, the second time the store has been robbed in two months.
Man Dies After Jumping In Chicago RiverRoy Word, 51, was pulled from the river in the 200 block of North LaSalle after authorities were notified he had jumped in about 7:45 a.m.
State Street Bridge To Close For Riverwalk WorkThe Chicago Department of Transportation said the bridge will be closed to all traffic from 6 a.m. Wednesday through the afternoon of Aug. 23.