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Jorge Chavez and Jamie Thurnau (Credit: Elgin Police)

Pair Faces Multiple Charges After Elgin Police Chase

Jorge Chavez, 18, had a warrant out for his arrest and was seen in the parking lot of a Walmart at 1100 S. Randall Road in Elgin about 9 p.m., police said in a statement. Chavez and the 19-year-old woman with him drove off in a vehicle reported stolen from Chicago.


A driver was arrested in west suburban Addison after crashing into another car while fleeing police. (Credit: CBS)

Driver In Custody After Crashing During Police Chase

A driver was arrested overnight, after twice fleeing from police officers who attempted a traffic stop, and crashing into another vehicle in west suburban Addison.


This the scene on the southbound exit ramp at 109th Avenue and Interstate 65 in Crown Point on Friday where a man shot himself after leading police on a chase through Starke, Porter and Lake counties. | Indiana State Police

Police Chase Ends When Murder Suspect Shoots Self In Northwest Indiana

A three-county police chase ended Friday afternoon on an Interstate 65 exit ramp near Crown Point after the driver lost control of his vehicle and then shot himself.


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Police Chase Ends In Crash, Injures At Least Four

At least four people were injured after a police chase ended in a crash on the West Side Wednesday afternoon.


A stolen car crashed into a house in Mundelein after police began chasing the vehicle on a report of a purse snatching. (Credit: CBS)

Man Crashes Dead Suburban Woman’s Car Into Home

A man who turned out to be a person of interest in a death investigation crashed a stolen car into a home in north suburban Mundelein, following a brief police chase Tuesday morning.


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Driver Charged In Roseland Crash That Injured 5

James Pugh, of the 1400 block of West 115th Street, has been charged with two felony counts of aggravated fleeing; and five various misdemeanor counts including DUI, driving on a suspended license, marijuana possession, and criminal damage to property.


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Vehicle Hits Roseland Bus Stop After Police Chase, Five Hurt

Five people were hurt after a vehicle hit a bus stop Tuesday night after a police chase in the Roseland neighborhood.



Five Hospitalized After Being Hit By Car Fleeing Police

Five people were injured after being hit by a car fleeing from police Tuesday night, according to Chicago Police.


A car crashed into a police after a brief police chase. / Photo from Sun-Times staff.

One Dead, Three Hospitalized After West Side Crash

A male is dead and three others — including an infant — were hospitalized following a crash Friday night in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side.


Ashley Patterson (left) and Jeremiah Ellis (right) are wanted in connection with an East Chicago, Ind. bank robbery. (FBI)

Duo Who Shot At Cops After Bank Robbery Arrested In Missouri

Jeremiah Ellis, 28; and Ashley Patterson, 24, both of East Chicago, Ind., were arrested Friday in connection with a “takeover style” robbery at First Merchant Bank at, 4740 Indianapolis Blvd. in East Chicago, the FBI said.


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Carjacking Suspect Dies In Crash After High-Speed Chase

The driver tried to turn into an alley in Gary, Ind., but lost control of the car and richocheted off two large trees before stopping.


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Family Of Boy Killed By Fleeing Car Sues CPD Over Chase

Donovan Turnage’s death on Dec. 21 was an “entirely preventable” tragedy that would have been avoided if police hadn’t given chase on a crowded street in the middle of the day, an attorney for the Turnage family said Monday.


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Officers Shoot Man Who Pointed Gun During Chase

It was sunset when two tactical officers on foot spotted to men exchanging something — possibly drugs — in an alley near 43rd Street and Princeton Avenue. The officers caught one man quickly but had to chase after the other.


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Gary Man Arrested After Stealing Ambulance, Fleeing Cops

Edwin Herrera, 34, of Gary was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle and ordered held on a $250,000 bond Wednesday.


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Men Charged With Leading Police On Highway Chase

Two men were charged with reckless conduct Wednesday after they allegedly led police on a high-speed chase following a robbery Tuesday night in the East Garfield Park neighborhood.


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Shooting Suspects Arrested After Police Chase

After allegedly shooting a man in the South Lawndale neighborhood Tuesday night, two suspects led Chicago police on a car chase that ended in their arrests in west suburban Lyons.


A police standoff on Lake Shore Drive. (Credit: CBS)

Sister: Suspect In LSD Standoff Was ‘Walking Time Bomb’

A sister of the murder suspect who engaged in a nearly 9-hour standoff with Chicago police on Lake Shore Drive on Sunday was apologizing to his late wife’s family, saying she and her siblings have long feared he would hurt someone.


Vehicles were being directed off the Fullerton exit on Lake Shore Drive and told to head southbound on Lake Shore Drive. / George Slefo ~ Sun-Times.

Murder Suspect In Custody After Lake Shore Drive Chase, Standoff

Police chased a reported murder suspect on Lake Shore Drive Sunday afternoon.


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South Bend Police Consider New Technology To Pursue Suspects

The South Bend Police Department said it wants to learn more about new technology that could make dangerous high-speed chases a thing of the past.


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Three Men Charged In Car Chase That Ended In Bishop Ford Crash

Three Chicago men are accused of leading police in a stolen car on a chase that started in Calumet City ended in a crash on the Bishop Ford Freeway on Friday.