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Phillip Payne (Credit: Chicago Police)

Teen Guilty Of Robbing Rahm’s Son Won’t Be Tried For Lying To Cops

A teen who pleaded guilty in juvenile court to robbing Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s son won’t stand trial on an additional charge that he lied to Chicago Police about his identity.

04/03/2015

Phillip Payne (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suspect Pleads Guilty In Mugging Of Mayor Emanuel’s Son

An 18-year-old man pleaded guilty Monday to theft and aggravated battery for mugging the son of Mayor Rahm Emanuel and stealing his cell phone as the mayor’s wife looked on in the courtroom.

03/09/2015

Phillip Payne (Credit: Chicago Police)

Resale Of Stolen iPhone Led Police To Suspect In Attack On Emanuel’s Son

A trail of online sales of Zach Emanuel’s stolen iPhone led the Chicago Police Department to one of the two suspects authorities say mugged Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s son in December near the family’s North Side home.

03/09/2015

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Suspect In Attack On Mayor’s Son Had Past Scrapes With The Law

The suspect was 17 in December, when the assault against the mayor’s son, Zach, took place. He benefits from a change in state law.

02/09/2015

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Juvenile Charged In Connection With Mugging Of Mayor’s Son

A juvenile male suspect was arrested Saturday in connection with the Dec. 19 mugging of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s teen son near the family’s North Side home.

02/07/2015

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Mundelein Woman Stabbed In Minneapolis Robbery

A college student from Mundelein was stabbed during a robbery in Minneapolis on Monday, and a quick-thinking friend might have saved her from bleeding to death.

05/07/2014

Porter Cross, who suffered a hairline fracture to his jaw and other injuries when he was robbed by three men on July 30, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

WWII Vet Who Was Mugged Heartened By Support From Community

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.

CBS 2–08/02/2012

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UIC Student Mugged Near Campus

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.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2011

John Hernandez says he was mugged outside a CTA train station on July 5, 2011, but a CTA attendant and two security guards refused to help him afterward. (Credit: CBS)

CTA Security, Attendant Failed To Help Mugging Victim

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.

CBS 2–07/06/2011

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Woman Sprayed, Mugged In Lincoln Park

A 61-year-old woman was sprayed with a disabling substance while her purse was snatched Sunday morning in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

06/05/2011

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Police Investigate Lincoln Park Mugging

A man and woman were robbed at gunpoint late Wednesday in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

01/21/2011

Surveillance image of first suspect. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Woman Mugged At Chinatown CTA Station

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.

01/21/2011