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An off-duty Cook County Sheriff's officer (right) shot and killed one of the three men who tried to rob him at a Citgo gas station on Monday night. (Credit: Surveillance Video)

Mother Of Armed Robber Doesn’t Blame Officer For Shooting Her Son

Sixteen-year-old Deonta Dwight Mackey died after he held the off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s sergeant at gunpoint. CBS 2′s Suzanne Le Mignot spoke exclusively with his mother in this Original Report.

02/12/2014

Brandon Lee Allen Hinton (Credit: Evanston Police)

Man Gets 35 Years In 2011 Beating Death

A south suburban man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for attacking a 61-year-old man as he walked to work in Evanston in 2011, taking $10 from the his pocket as he lay bleeding and unconscious in the street.

02/07/2014

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Suspect To Be Charged In Theft Of $5M Violin

The mystery of what happened to a multimillion-dollar Stradivarius violin stolen in a stun gun attack was answered Thursday when Milwaukee police recovered the instrument and blamed the heist at least in part on an art thief who once stole a statue from a gallery and then tried to sell it back.

02/06/2014

A 58-year-old man was shot by police and critically injured about 10:35 a.m. Monday in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue in the Jefferson Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. (Credit: NVP News video)

Off-Duty Officer Shoots Would-Be Robber At Walgreens

About 10:30 a.m., the man entered the Walgreens in the 5200 block of North Milwaukee Avenue and announced a robbery.

02/03/2014

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Robbery Suspects Arrested On South Shore Train

Three robbery suspects who tried to elude police by boarding a South Shore train heading to Chicago were taken into custody Wednesday afternoon at the Portage/Ogden Dunes station, the Post-Tribune is reporting.

01/30/2014

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Man Robbed, Raped Near CTA Station

A 24-year-old man told police he was robbed and sexually assaulted at knifepoint near the North and Clybourne CTA station at 1 a.m. Tuesday.

01/28/2014

Bernard Williams, 27, (left) and Jefferey Fields, 26, (right) are both charged with robbery, accused of holding up a pizza delivery driver. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Cops Follow Footprints In Snow To Find Alleged Robber

Jefferey A. Fields, 26, and Bernard V. Williams, 27, are each charged with robbery.

01/27/2014

Jefferey Fields (left) and Bernard Williams (right) (Credit: Chicago Police)

Two Charged In Armed Robbery Of Pizza Delivery Driver

Chicago Police say footprints in the snow led them to a robbery suspect hiding in a back yard this weekend.

01/26/2014

Kevin Baker (Photo supplied to CBS)

College Student Shot, Critically Wounded, Over Cell Phone

Kevin Baker, a freshman at Harold Washington College, was in critical condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn early Friday.

01/17/2014

James Whiteside (Credit: Chicago Police)

Suspect In Two Rapes Charged In Two More Attacks

A man being held without bond for allegedly carjacking and raping two women in December has been charged in connection with two additional attacks that same week on the North Side.

01/10/2014

George Patterson (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

DNA Evidence Links Man To 2009 Homicide

George Patterson, 51, of the 1400 block of South Canal Street, faces one count of murder in connection to the Aug. 9, 2009 incident.

01/09/2014

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot, Robbed In Humboldt Park

The man was shot in the leg about 8:10 p.m. in the 3800 block of West Chicago Avenue.

01/09/2014

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Comcast Worker Shot, Critically Wounded

A worker for Comcast was shot and critically wounded during an apparent robbery attempt on the South Side.

01/08/2014

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Teens Try To Rob Empty ATM Inside Closed Dominick’s

Two teenagers are in police custody after they tried to rob an ATM, which turned out to be empty, inside a closed Dominick’s store Thursday morning in Streeterville.

01/02/2014

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Man Shot Multiple Times After Roseland Robbery

The 30-year-old man was standing outside in the 0-100 block of East 101st Place shortly before 4 p.m. when an armed male approached him and demanded his coat.

12/30/2013

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Cops: Chicago’s Serial Carjacker Also Gurnee Purse-Snatcher

A man accused of robbing an elderly woman of her purse in a north suburban parking lot two weeks ago has been identified as the same man who was arrested Tuesday for allegedly committing a series of carjackings in Chicago, one of which led to the death of an 11-year-old boy.

12/26/2013

File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Shot During Robbery In West Pullman

The 35-year-old man was sitting in a parked vehicle in the 12000 block of South Aberdeen Street about 12:10 a.m. when two males approached on foot and announced a robbery.

12/23/2013

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Man Arrested After Trying To Rob Off-Duty Cop

The officer, 25, was walking in the 1700 block of West Diversey Parkway about 12:30 a.m. when a man rode up on a bicycle, displayed a knife and announced a robbery.

12/20/2013

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Man Shot During Archer Heights Robbery

The man, 39, was walking in the 4800 block of South Komensky Avenue about 2 a.m. when two males—one of whom was armed—approached him and announced a robbery.

12/20/2013

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Two Charged With Robbing Merrillville Portillo’s

Marcus Ervin, 42, and William Ward-Bey, 61, each faced armed robbery, robbery resulting in bodily injury and criminal confinement charges.

12/18/2013

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