Mob Attack

Mob Attack Suspects

Boy, 15, Arrested In June Mob Attack On CTA Red Line

An arrest has been made in connection with a mob attack last month on a CTA Red Line train downtown.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

Mob Attack

Sources: 28 Arrested In Series Of Overnight Mob Attacks

Sources say at least 28 people were arrested overnight for a series of violent attacks across the city, including 11 arrested for beating a man leaving the July 4th fireworks at Navy Pier.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Mob Attack Suspects

Surveillance Pictures Released In Mob Attack On CTA Red Line

Chicago Police hope surveillance pictures help lead them to one of three weekend mob attacks on people downtown.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2012

The Cermak-Chinatown station on the CTA Red Line (CBS File Photo)

7 Teens Charged In Mob Beating In Chinatown

Seven teenagers have been charged in the mob beating and robbery of an 18-year-old man in Chinatown.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2011


Teen Arrested After Mob Attack On Michigan Avenue

Police say a teenager was arrested after a group of at least 20 people attacked someone on Michigan Avenue on Saturday night.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2011

Marcus Clark, Keith Alexander

3 Teens Charged In Mob Attack Near Mag Mile

Three teens have been charged in the mob attack earlier this week that left two people badly injured earlier this week at Chicago and Wabash avenues.

CBS Chicago–06/10/2011

Jesse Andersen

Billy Corgan’s Brother Attacked In Red Line Subway

The brother of Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan is now among the victims of mob violence, in an attack Thursday morning on train in the a CTA Red Line subway.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2011

Chicago Fire Department Ambulance (Credit: CBS)

Four Attack, Rob Man On Brown Line Train Near North Side

A man was hospitalized after being attacked by four others and robbed of an iPhone and wallet while riding a CTA train on the Near North Side on Wednesday afternoon.


Mob Attack

Gold Coast Hit With Another Mob Attack

Three people are now in custody in connection with another mob attack, in a trend that is becoming all too familiar in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

UIC Assault

Chicago, UIC Police Issue Alerts After Two Robbed, Beaten By Group On Bus

Both UIC police and Chicago Police have issued alerts after two people were beaten and robbed aboard separate CTA buses late Saturday into Sunday near the Near West Side campus.


Kris Wilkowski was attacked by a mob of young people over the weekend. (CBS)

Man Attacked By Mob: ‘I Saw A Bunch Of People Coming At Me’

Krzysztof “Kris” Wilkowski was among the people attacked over the weekend by a mob of young people. He tells his story to CBS 2’s Jim Williams.