Man Charged With String Of North Side RobberiesA 29-year-old man has been charged with multiple robberies on the North Side.
Man Charged With Robbing Auto Parts Store In GaryFour people, including 21-year-old Richard D. Smith, robbed the Advance Auto Parts store in the 2200 block of Grant Street in Gary, Ind., at gunpoint on Dec. 22, according to a statement from Gary police. They took the drawers from the cash registers and ran away.
Man Charged With Robbing Elmwood Park Gas StationJohnny Ingram, 32, faces a felony count of armed robbery for the Nov. 24 hold-up at the Mobil station at 2144 N. Harlem Ave, according to Elmwood Park police.
Old Irving Park Liquor Store Owner Shoots At RobbersThe robbers walked into the store in the 3200 block of North Pulaski about 11:50 p.m. and made off with an unspecified amount of cash and alcohol, according to Chicago Police. As they made their way to an SUV outside the store, the owner pulled out a gun and opened fire.
Police Search For Suspected Robber In LibertyvilleLibertyville police are looking for a person suspected of robbing a car wash Monday morning in the north suburb.
Two Alleged Robbers Shot By Employee At SE Side Cell Phone StorePolice say the pair entered a T-Mobile store at 95th and Jeffrey. When they announced they were going to rob the store, an employee was ready.
6 Indicted In Kidnapping, Torture Of 2 College Students From IllinoisSix people accused of abducting and torturing two University of Rochester students from suburban Chicago until a SWAT team stormed in have been charged in a 32-count indictment that adds charges of sexual assault and weapons counts.
3 Arrested After Robbery On Blue Line TrainPolice said a 23-year-old man was sitting on a Blue Line train at the Illinois Medical District station at 400 S. Damen Av., when three men approached him and announced a robbery. One of them implied he had a gun.
Man Charged With Robbing West Suburban 7-ElevenWilliam D. Kendrick, of the 300 block of Klein Creek Court in Carol Stream, has been charged with a felony count of aggravated robbery, according to a statement from the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office.
Teens With Fake Gun Rob Man Of Phone, PantsLake County sheriff’s deputies were called about an armed robbery about 3:15 p.m. in the 11200 block of West Edgewood Road in Beach Park, the sheriff’s office said in a statement. The victim, a 19-year-old man, told them his pants and phone were stolen while he was held at gunpoint by two teenage boys.
Man Shot During Roseland RobberyThe 28-year-old victim was walking in the 10100 block of South Indiana Avenue at 6:20 a.m. when a dark car pulled up with two males inside, according to Chicago Police. The driver was armed with a gun.
Parent Robbed At Gunpoint Near Lincoln Square Catholic SchoolA Catholic school in the Lincoln Square neighborhood was placed on lockdown Friday after a school parent was robbed at gunpoint nearby.