Nadia Ezaldein (left) was shot and killed by her ex-boyfriend, Marcus Dee, on her 22nd birthday, while she was working on Black Friday at the Nordstrom store on the Magnificent Mile. Dee killed himself after shooting Ezaldein. (Photos supplied to CBS)

Nordstrom Shooter Slugged Ex-Girlfriend’s Friend 6 Days Earlier, Sources Say

The man who gunned down his ex­-girlfriend in the Michigan Avenue Nordstrom on Black Friday allegedly slugged one of her best friends six days earlier as she watched, sources said.


Nicholette Lawrence (Credit: Waukegan Police)

Tragic Details Of Girl’s Death Shock Neighbors, Police

CHICAGO (STMW) — While a north suburban neighborhood remained in shock Monday over the death of an 11-year-old girl, some neighbors also expressed surprise to learn that Raasania Coley had been living on their block. […]


Michael Platt (Credit: Palatine Police)

Man Held On $2M Bond For Palatine Punching Death

Ryan Flannigan, 26, was discovered lying unconscious and bleeding from his head in the 0-100 block of North Bothwell Street about 11:30 p.m. on July 18.


Sedrick Ballard (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney's office)

Man Convicted Of Punching 5-Year-Old In Groin

A former northwest suburban man was convicted Friday of punching his ex-girlfriend’s 5-year-old son in the groin multiple times and severely injuring the boy in 2011.


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Man Charged With Punching Woman, Toddler In Head

A northwest suburban Carpentersville man was charged with felony domestic battery after allegedly punching a woman and a 3-year-old last Sunday.


David Koschman

Judge To Rule On Special Prosecutor Request In Case Involving Daley’s Nephew

A judge is set to rule Friday on whether to appoint a special prosecutor in a politically-charged case involving the nephew of retired Mayor Richard M. Daley.

CBS Chicago–04/06/2012

David Koschman

BGA Fights For Special Prosecutor In Case Involving Daley Nephew

The Better Government Association is urging the appointment of a special prosecutor to reinvestigate the case of David Koschman, who died after being punched by a nephew of retired Mayor Richard M. Daley.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2012

David Koschman

Report: Court Papers Say Daley’s Nephew Felt Guilty About Punching Man

New court papers suggest Chicago Police may have left out key information in a report about an incident involving a nephew of former Mayor Richard M. Daley in which another man died after being punched.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012

David Koschman

Mother Wants Special Prosecutor To Probe Death Tied To Daley Nephew

A woman who blames a nephew of retired Mayor Richard M. Daley for her son’s death wants a special prosecutor to investigate.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

Scotty Strahan

Teen Surrenders In Attack On Homeless Man At CTA Stop

A teen has turned himself in to police, after allegedly being seen punching an older homeless man in a startling viral video filmed at the Chicago Avenue Red Line subway stop.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2011

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Man In Critical After Falling To Ground Following Punch On West Side

A 20-year-old man is in critical condition at a hospital Sunday morning after he fell to the ground, striking his head on the pavement, when he was punched on the West Side just after midnight.


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Man, Woman Going On Trial For Deadly Party Game

Two people go are going on trial Monday in Will County, on charges they played a role in the death of a local daredevil.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

Illinois State Capitol

State Lawmaker May Face Charges For Punching Colleague

A legislator who allegedly threw a punch at another legislator this week….could wind up facing criminal charges.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

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Man Claims Police Beat Him As Son, 2, Watched

In a federal lawsuit filed Monday, a man claims Chicago Heights police officers dragged him out of his vehicle and punched him while his two-year-old son watched.


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Police: Man Died From Violent “Party Game”

Two people have been charged with reckless conduct after a 27-year-old man died following a violent “party game” in southwest suburban Crest Hill.


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Man Punches Out Female Boss On First Day Back At Work

A man whose job is stocking baby merchandise got into a dispute with his supervisor. She reportedly asked “What are you going to do, hit a girl?” and the answer was “Yes.”

WBBM Newsradio–11/09/2010