Person Shot By Civilian CPD Employee In Lawndale A civilian employee of the Chicago Police Department shot a man who allegedly tried to rob him Monday morning in the Lawndale neighborhood.
Half-Eaten Burger Comes Back To Bite Chicago Man In Robbery SpreeA half-eaten hamburger led authorities to a Chicago man who acted as the getaway driver in a series of bank robberies in western Michigan over the last two years, federal prosecutors said.
Woman Mugged In Pedway, Suspects CaughtThe pair allegedly knocked the woman down around 11:15 a.m. in the pedway beneath the Cultural Center, grabbed her purse and bounded up the stairway at the Millennium Park train station.
Trio Steals Designer Handbags From Gold Coast StorePolice said two men and a woman entered Barneys New York on Oak Street around 10 a.m., grabbed 15 to 17 bags worth upwards of $50,000, and ran off.
20 Years Later, New Trial For 2 Men Convicted In Double MurderTwo men who’ve spent 20 years behind bars for murder had their sentences thrown out Monday and were granted new trials in light of fingerprint evidence their attorneys say conclusively points to another culprit.
Man Shot During Robbery In West EnglewoodThe 46-year-old was standing outside with two friends about 1:50 a.m. in the 6600 block of South Oakley when a male walked up and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police.
Carjackers Now Wanted In Fatal Shooting Of Summit Store ClerkRobbers who had carjacked a vehicle in Chicago are now wanted in the fatal shooting of a store clerk in Summit.
Two Charged With Robbery That Led To Fatal West Pullman CrashMichael Cokes, 26; and Isiah Stevenson, 24, are each charged with one felony count of robbery, according to Tinley Park police.
3 Teens Robbed Woodstock Gas Station With BB GunPolice were called at 3:36 a.m. for reports of an armed robbery at the Shell gas station at 315 N. Madison St., according to a statement from Woodstock police. Upon further investigation, they identified the suspects as three teenage boys, ages 14, 15 and 17.
Man Pushes Woman, Takes Her Camera Outside Trump HotelThe 26-year-old woman was recording an engagement video about 6:45 p.m. June 21 outside of the Trump Hotel at 401 N. Wabash when a man wearing camouflage pants pushed her down and took her camera and tripod, according to a statement from police.
4 Charged With Stabbing Woman During Garfield Ridge RobberyBail was set for four people charged in connection with the stabbing of a woman during an attempted robbery Saturday night in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Former Cable Worker Given Another Life Sentence For Rape, MurderAnthony Triplett, now 35, sexually assaulted and strangled Janet Ordidge in her Hyde Park high-rise just weeks before he attacked Urszula Sakowska in her Southwest Side home in December 2006, Cook County prosecutors said.