Riverdale

Fire Department spokesman Will Knight said that the street outside 308 E. 136th Pl. collapsed beneath the weight of the rig. (Credit: CBS)

Fire Gets Truck Stuck In Sinkhole On SE Side

A fire truck on its way back from a call on the city’s far southeast side Tuesday night became stuck in a sinkhole.

05/12/2015

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1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Riverdale Shooting

The men were in the 13200 block of South Forrestville Avenue about 3 p.m. when several males walked up and one of them fired several shots, police News Affairs Officer Bari Lemmon said.

04/29/2015

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One Injured In Porch Collapse In Riverdale

The porch collapsed at a single-family home in the 13200 block of South Forrestville Avenue at 9:30 a.m., according to Fire Media Affairs.

03/17/2015

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Six Wounded In Shootings On Thursday

A 16-year-old boy was wounded in the most recent shooting in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood on the South Side. A gray or silver truck pulled up near the boy in the 1100 block of East 72nd Street, and a male inside fired shots.

03/06/2015

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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.

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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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