Shomari Legghette Pleads Not Guilty To Murder Of CPD Cmdr. Paul BauerThe four-time felon accused of killing Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer pleaded not guilty Monday to a 56-count indictment charging him with murder, and various drug and gun violations.
Man Charged In Murder Of Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer To Return To CourtShomari Legghette, 44, has been in custody since Feb. 14, when he allegedly shot and killed Bauer outside the Thompson Center downtown.
Protesters Want Trial Date Set For Jason Van Dyke; Judge Will Decide 'When It’s Fair'Angry at waiting more than two years so far to see Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke go on trial for murder in the shooting of Laquan McDonald, protesters demanded the judge set a trial date on Wednesday, but the judge said there is more pretrial work to do, and the case “will go to trial when it’s fair.”
No Bail For Man Charged With Killing Son Because He Couldn't SleepChicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson on Thursday called Mateo Garcia Aguayo's murder "brutal and horrific."
Father Charged In Boy's Slashed-Throat DeathMateo Garcia Aguayo, 2, was found dead and nearly decapitated Wednesday afternoon at a South Avers residence.
Hundreds To Rally For Gun Reform After Florida ShootingOrganizers are scheduled to first hold a rally in Federal Plaza, then end up in front of Trump Tower.
Man Charged With Murder In Fatal DUI Crash In Carjacked VehicleA Streamwood man has been charged with carjacking and murder in a crash that killed a 69-year-old woman in the Goose Island neighborhood earlier this week.
Judge Denies Bail For Man Charged With Murder Of Police Commander Paul BauerCook County prosecutors said Shomari Legghette shot Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer six times in the head, neck, torso, back and wrist during a scuffle Tuesday afternoon in the Loop.
Florida School Shooting Suspect Confesses To RampageA 19-year-old man who had been expelled from a high school in Parkland, Florida, has been charged with 17 counts of murder, accused of carrying out one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history.
Man Charged In Murder Of CPD Cmdr. Paul Bauer Due In CourtShomari Legghette, 44, was scheduled to appear for a bond hearing Thursday afternoon at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse.
Man Gets 76-Year Sentence For 2010 Murder Of Chicago Police Officer David BlakeProsecutors said that Blake, 45, had been a friend and mentor to Bernard Williams – then the teenage brother of Blake’s girlfriend.
Dolton Gas Station Gunman ArrestedPolice say 21-year-old Julian Upshaw was picked up this morning at a home in Robbins.