Grand Central District officers tried to pull the vehicle over when the driver committed a traffic violation as he pulled out of an alley Saturday evening. The driver drove off but stopped and ran from the SUV. Officers found him hiding under a porch. About 386 pounds of cannabis was found in the SUV.
Most recently, a man was shot to death early Monday in the North Austin neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.
Men were shot and killed overnight in separate incidents in the South Chicago and Englewood neighborhoods.
A second person arrested for the fatal shooting of 7-year-old Heaven Sutton was released without charges, a police spokesman said Saturday night.
A memorial service was held Friday for the 7-year-old Chicago girl who was caught in gang crossfire last week as authorities considered filing charges against a second suspect in the fatal shooting.
One day after a 7-year-old girl was gunned down as her mother watched while she sold lemonade in front of her West Side home, a ministers’ group is trying to persuade people to turn over the killer.
Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said police have very good leads in the shooting death of a 7-year-old girl overnight, and he expects an arrest soon.
A 35-year-old man has been accused of forcing 12 girls into prostitution, and addicting them to heroin.
A man was in police custody Wednesday morning, after a chase that ended with a crash and shots fired by officers in the North Austin neighborhood.
Police say they have new leads Thursday morning in the murder of Officer Clifton Lewis, as the community pays its last respects.
A 6-year-old girl remained hospitalized as of midday Tuesday, after setting herself on fire as she played with a Bic lighter.
A 3-year-old boy was stabbed to death, and his mother was injured, in a domestic dispute Friday in the North Austin neighborhood.
Police are searching for a missing 16-year-old boy, who is off his medication and may be suicidal.
Police say a deadly accident on the city’s West Side started after a domestic dispute.
A 68-year-old man who went missing from the North Austin neighborhood has been found safe, police said on Monday.
Firefighters braved dangerous cold and unplowed streets to battle a blaze in the North Austin neighborhood.
As controversy heats up over a possible Wal-Mart store in New York City, an alderman from the West Side of Chicago is telling New Yorkers that Wal-Mart is a “boon.”
A man was arrested early this morning on the West Side, after he was chased by the father of a man he allegedly pistol-whipped and robbed.