Bond was set at $6 million for a man who allegedly shot two people, one fatally, before leading police on a chase from the south suburbs into Chicago last week.
Deonte Smith, 25, was charged with first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm and aggravated fleeing and eluding, according to a statement from Riverdale police.
A domestic incident Tuesday evening in south suburban Riverdale led to the shooting death of one man, the kidnapping of two children, and a high-speed chase that ended in the West Pullman neighborhood of Chicago.
Police in south suburban Riverdale engaged in a high-speed police chase following a shooting and kidnapping Tuesday afternoon.
For the first time, a south suburban woman talks about the morning a man broke into her home, tied her up and robbed her.
Five people were hospitalized over the weekend for the effects of abuse and neglect, after a startling discovery Saturday inside a south suburban home that was being used as a care facility.
About 200 protestors and counter-protestors were outside Chuck’s Guns in south suburban Riverdale Saturday morning.
Officers responding to a tip about an armed bicyclist in the area saw a male riding a bicycle in the 13300 block of South Forestville about 9:35 p.m. The officers approached him to conduct a field interview, at which point he reached into his waistband and pulled out a semiautomatic handgun, police said.
Most recently, a man was grazed by a bullet Thursday night in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side.
Two people were killed and at least eight others were wounded in shootings on the city’s South and West sides Tuesday, including six people shot in a 18-minute period Tuesday night.
Ronald D. Smith III, 32, was shot in the 13700 block of South Parnell Avenue in Riverdale.
Most recently, a 25-year-old man walked into Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center after he was shot in the hand in the 7800 block of South South Shore Drive, police said.
Cook County prosecutors have charged a 23-year-old man in connection with the death of a toddler who was found dead last weekend in south suburban Riverdale.
Chicago police were conducting a death investigation after a toddler’s body was found in south suburban Riverdale this weekend, a day after she was reported missing from the Bronzeville neighborhood.
Ameriah Roberson was assaulted and died from trauma to her head, authorities said.
A woman died Saturday after being hit by a car in south suburban Riverdale.
Police officers in south suburban Riverdale Wednesday wounded a man who allegedly pointed a gun at them.
On the eve of Election Day – things are heating up in south suburban Riverdale.
A Roseland man is dead after a drive-by shooting early Sunday in south suburban Riverdale.
Five of those killed were fatally shot, while a sixth was stabbed to death, authorities said.