Riverdale

Natassia Pettis (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Police: Woman Fatally Stabbed Uncle’s Girlfriend Because She Was Too Young

Natassia Pettis, 32, was charged was with first-degree murder in connection with the stabbing of 19-year-old Keianna Paul during a family gathering in the 14100 block of South Dearborn, said Riverdale Deputy Chief Rocky Graziano.

02/27/2015

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2 Prep Coaches Suspended For Encouraging Teams To Lose Game

The foes were trying to stay away from the tough side of the bracket.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2015

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Parolee Charged In Murder Of Teen In Riverdale

Police found Rashad Oliver, 14, lying in the street last month, with a gunshot to the head.

02/13/2015

Surveillance images show two suspects wanted in connection with the shooting death of a 14-year-old teen in Riverdale. (Riverdale Police)

Video Shows Suspects Gun Down Teen In Riverdale

On Sunday, 14-year-old Rashad Oliver, was found with a gunshot wound to the head in the 14300 block of South Dearborn Street.

01/29/2015

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14-Year-Old Boy Fatally Shot In Riverdale

A 14-year-old boy was fatally shot Sunday evening in south suburban Riverdale.

01/26/2015

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$6 Million Bond For Man Charged With Fatal Shooting, Chase In Riverdale

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.

12/07/2014

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Man Charged With Shooting Two In Riverdale, Leading Cops On Chase

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.

12/04/2014

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Person In Custody After Shooting, Kidnapping In Riverdale

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.

12/03/2014

A police chase started in Riverdale and ended on the Far South Side of Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Police Chase Follows Riverdale Shooting, Kidnapping

Police in south suburban Riverdale engaged in a high-speed police chase following a shooting and kidnapping Tuesday afternoon.

12/02/2014

Surveillance images of a suspect who police police believe tied a woman up and robbed her.

Police Searching For Suspects After Riverdale Woman Robbed, Tied Up

For the first time, a south suburban woman talks about the morning a man broke into her home, tied her up and robbed her.

11/10/2014

Five people were removed from a Riverdale house being used as a care facility, after police found they were suffering the effects of abuse and neglect. (Credit: CBS)

5 Hospitalized For Signs Of Neglect At Home Care Facility

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.

09/08/2014

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Pro, Anti-Gun Protestors Rally Outside Suburban Gun Shop

About 200 protestors and counter-protestors were outside Chuck’s Guns in south suburban Riverdale Saturday morning.

09/06/2014

A bicycle on the ground at the scene of a police-involved shooting Tuesday night on the Far South Side. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Man Shot And Killed By Police On Far South Side

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.

08/20/2014

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Seven Wounded In Thursday Shootings

Most recently, a man was grazed by a bullet Thursday night in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side.

07/18/2014

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2 Dead, 8 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

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.

07/09/2014

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Man Dies After Shooting In Riverdale

Ronald D. Smith III, 32, was shot in the 13700 block of South Parnell Avenue in Riverdale.

05/15/2014

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15 Shot Across Chicago Since Thursday Afternoon

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.

05/09/2014

James Harris is charged with killing his girlfriend's 19-month-old daughter, Ameriah Roberson. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Killing Toddler Found In Riverdale

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.

03/19/2014

Ameriah Roberson (Family photo)

Girl Found Dead In Riverdale Identified As Missing Toddler

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.

03/17/2014

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Girl, 19 Months, Found Dead In Wooded Area In Riverdale

Ameriah Roberson was assaulted and died from trauma to her head, authorities said.

03/17/2014

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