Robbery

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Three More Teens In Court For Murder Of 15-Year-Old

Deafro Brakes, 17, Tarik Brakes, 16 and Isiah Penn, 17 were each charged with two counts of murder and two counts of attempted armed robbery with a firearm. Tuesday afternoon, a judge ordered Deafro and Tarik Brakes held without bail, and set Penn’s bond at $2 million.

12/16/2014

Mutahir Rauf (courtesy of Loyola University Chicago)

Slain Loyola Student’s Family Seeks “Peace, Not Vengeance”

Family and friends were remembering a slain Loyola University student Tuesday morning, four days after he was shot and killed during a robbery near campus.

12/09/2014

Police say robbers stole half a million dollars in jewelry from seven people at this Minnesota rest stop. (Credit: CBS)

Police: Robbers Trailed Victims Hundreds Of Miles After Chicago Jewelry Trade Show

A group of robbers stole half a million dollars in precious metals and diamonds and police believe the victims were trailed for hundreds of miles after a jewelry trade show in Chicago, reports CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez.

12/08/2014

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Man Shot During Robbery In Gage Park

The man, 33, was in the 2800 block of West 53rd Street about 9:10 p.m. when he was approached by six to eight males who took his cell phone and fired shots.

12/08/2014

Saul Sandoval (Credit: Riverside Police)

Man Free On Bond For Robbery Charged With Stealing Woman’s Purse

A man free on bond after being charged with robbing an elderly man in west suburban Riverside in August was arrested last weekend and charged with another robbery in Chicago.

11/21/2014

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Police: Robber With Fake Gun Shot By Calumet City Bakery Owner Seven Times

Police in Calumet City say they don’t expect charges against a bakery owner who shot a robber seven times – after the robber threatened the owner Tuesday with what turned out to be a fake gun.

11/19/2014

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Robbery Suspects In Custody After Crashing SUV Into Alsip Home

The SUV was stolen from the area of 63rd and Ashland in Chicago, then was used in a robbery at the BP Earth Market at 12230 S. Cicero in Alsip, police said.

11/19/2014

Cornell Hutchins (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Man Chases Cell Phone Robber From Red Line, Resulting In Arrest

A man has been charged with stealing an iPhone on the Red Line after the victim chased him down at the Chinatown stop early Tuesday on the Near South Side.

11/13/2014

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

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Boy Charged In Robbery, Shooting Of Pizza Delivery Driver

One of three people wanted by Dolton police for shooting and wounding a pizza delivery man during a hold-up last Saturday night has been charged, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

11/01/2014

A man was shot to death during an attempted robbery Friday evening at a See Thru Chinese Kitchen restaurant in the West Side Austin neighborhood. | NVP News Video

Restaurant Employee Fatally Shot During Attempted Robbery in Austin

An employee was shot to death at a Chinese restaurant on the West Side during an attempted robbery Friday evening in the Austin neighborhood.

11/01/2014

An off-duty Chicago police sergeant was beaten and robbed inside this Loop parking garage on Thursday. (Credit: CBS)

Off-Duty Officer Robbed, Seriously Injured In Loop

An off-duty Chicago Police officer was beaten and seriously injured during a robbery Thursday afternoon in the Loop.

10/30/2014

Authorities investigate after a South Side shooting that left a 34-year-old man hurt early Sunday. / photo from Network Video Productions

Off-Duty Sheriff’s Officer Shot During Robbery Attempt In Gresham

An off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s correctional officer was shot during a robbery attempt in the South Side Gresham neighborhood early Sunday.

10/26/2014

Jeremiah Ellis (Credit: FBI)

Bank Robbery Suspect Charged In Gas Station Holdups

A superseding indictment filed last week in the U.S. District Court in Hammond charges Jeremiah Ellis with two counts each of Hobbs Act robbery and of robbery affecting commerce.

10/23/2014

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WATCH: Armed Robbers Storm Into Bar, Order Patrons Onto The Ground

Two men in hooded jackets stormed Beano’s Bar in East Hazel Crest at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday with money on their minds. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

10/17/2014

Clarence Sams (Credit: Chicago Police)

Second Man Charged With Murder Of Elderly Barber

Clarence Sams, 24, has been charged with first-degree murder and robbery, in connection with the death of 88-year-old Arthur Hearn.

10/08/2014

Samuel Higgins (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Murder And Robbery Of Elderly Man

A 29-year-old man has been charged with the murder and robbery of an 88-year-old barber, described by those who knew him as a pillar of the community.

10/04/2014

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Man Shot During Robbery In Logan Square

The man, 31, was walking with two other males in the 2400 block of North Drake Avenue when someone approached them and demanded their phones, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.

09/25/2014

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Police: Man Robs Radioshack In Griffith, Ind.

Three men robbed a Radio Shack store at gunpoint Tuesday night in the Griffith Park Plaza, on Ridge Road in Griffith, Ind.

09/16/2014

Surveillance images of robbers of a Louis Vuitton store at Oakbrook Center. (Credit: Oak Brook Police)

Police Release Surveillance Pics Of Louis Vuitton Store Burglary

Police are releasing surveillance images of a burglary at the Oakbrook Center Mall’s Louis Vuitton store in hopes of catching nine people who took $120,000 worth of merchandise Sunday after smashing through the front door with a minivan.

09/11/2014

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