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A 15-year-old girl was struck in the head, then dragged into this back yard in Belmont-Cragin, where she was raped, and left for dead. She laid in the snow for nearly two hours before the homeowner discovered her. (Credit: CBS)

Residents Worried After Teen Beaten, Raped In Belmont-Cragin

A teenage girl remained in critical condition on Wednesday, and a quiet Chicago neighborhood was on edge, after the girl was beaten and sexually assaulted while on her way to a bus stop.


Brandon Haarman is charged with stabbing his father to death. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Stabbing Father To Death

A man was charged with stabbing his father to death following an argument Tuesday evening in their apartment in the Northwest Side Portage Park neighborhood.


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Man Stabbed To Death During Family Dispute In Portage Park

Officers were called to the 3900 block of Long Avenue, where they found Jim Haarman stabbed to death about 6:20 p.m.


Chicago Police vehicle. (Credit: CBS)

2 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings Overnight

Two people were killed and at least 10 others were wounded by gunfire across Chicago since Tuesday evening.


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3 Killed On Chicago Roads Since Monday Afternoon

Three people have been killed on Chicago roads since Monday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2012

Joseph Price, 14, was fatally shot Sunday in the Austin neighborhood. (Facebook)

Witness Describes Execution-Style Shooting Of Teen

Joseph Price’s guardian says the Maywood teen had a troubled background, but he cannot understand how the young man ended up being gunned down Sunday afternoon in the Austin neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2011


Homeless Man Held In Murder Of World War II Vet, 94

A homeless man has been held without bond, on charges that he killed a 94-year-old World War II veteran who let the man stay at his home last year.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2011

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Fire Destroys Home In South Austin

A fire destroyed a home in the South Austin neighborhood this morning, but no one was hurt.

CBS Chicago–05/12/2011

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Man, 94, Dead After Beaten By Homeless Man He Helped

An elderly Northwest Side man beaten and robbed twice by a homeless man in separate home invasions died Wednesday afternoon.