Heriberto Ramirez was one of at least three gang members who blindfolded the 15-year-old boy on March 16 before taking him to an undisclosed location where — after refusing to join their gang — he was punched, kicked, stabbed, and robbed, prosecutors said in court.
Police are searching for a woman who grabbed a 9-year-old girl outside an elementary school on Friday in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
On Chicago’s Southwest Side, Little Village neighbors gather in the snow to say they have no place to park when they get home, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Three firefighters and three others — including two children — were injured in a house fire in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.
A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in the Little Village neighborhood Sunday afternoon. The boy, whose identity was not immediately released, was shot in the abdomen and side about 4:50 p.m. in the 3000 block of South Kedvale Avenue.
Protesters want environmental watchdogs to punish a manufacturer on Chicago’s west side that they say is polluting, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
He was shot about 10:30 p.m. in the 2600 block of South Trumbull Avenue.
Daniel Badillo, 50, was found in the 3100 block of West 26th Street and pronounced dead at St. Anthony Hospital on Sunday.
A man who allegedly fled after stabbing his girlfriend to death in their Little Village home was ordered held on $1.5 million bond Monday.
An autopsy Monday determined Daniel Badillo died of hypothermia, cold exposure and acute and chronic alcoholism.
A man has been charged Saturday with murder after a woman was discovered stabbed to death in her Little Village neighborhood home on the Southwest Side on Thursday morning.
A 17-year-old man who was shot multiple times in the Little Village neighborhood Thursday died from his wounds Friday afternoon.
An employee of a nearby business found the two jars wrapped in a plastic bag that was left outside the building in the 2500 block of South Harding Avenue.
Surveillance video shows a patron being assaulted, one disallowed from leaving and a store owner being pushed when he confronts the group.
Adolfo Zuniga, 27, was arrested for aggravated battery and use of a deadly weapon.
The pair were on the street in the 4100 block of West 24th Place when shots rang out about 6:30 p.m.
It’s meant to raise money for kids, but several business owners say a festival in Little Village is costing them big.
Most recently, a female was shot in the head in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.
Relatives said the couple had been separated for four years. The girl’s father apparently followed his wife and daughter to Chicago after the girl visited him in Miami for a week.
Reverend Luis Alvarengo of the United Church of Christ says it’s a matter of life and death.