Just three days ago, he suffered a horrible beating, and the injuries World War II Navy veteran Porter Cross had suffered had confined him to bed. But when CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley caught up with cross on Thursday, his spirits had been lifted by Chicago’s outpouring of love.
Officials at UIC were warning students to be extra cautious after a student was mugged near the school’s Near West Side campus on Wednesday.
A CTA passenger says he got jumped by a group of men at a bus stop Tuesday night, but security guards and a CTA customer assistant refused to call for emergency help.
A 61-year-old woman was sprayed with a disabling substance while her purse was snatched Sunday morning in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.
A man and woman were robbed at gunpoint late Wednesday in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.
Police have released a surveillance video image of one of three people who battered and robbed a woman at a Near South Side CTA station.