The city declared the brick bungalow at 6207 W. Roscoe St. uninhabitable in April. Sometime later, after the lone resident was evicted, someone broke a couple basement windows, and black cats poured out of the house, and invaded the neighborhood.
Around 10 a.m., police received a call of an armed man holding two people against their will inside a home in the 6300 block of West Roscoe Street. Around 2:45 p.m., the suspect came out of the house, and SWAT officers told him to stay on the ground.
An East Lakeview neighborhood man called police early Friday and admitted to beating his dog to death.
A man’s body was pulled from the North Branch of the Chicago River Thursday morning.
A man was beaten and critically injured early Monday in a fight in the heart of the Boystown nightlife strip.
Someone using a grill inside a North Side Kilbourn home Thanksgiving night sickened 13 people due to high carbon monoxide levels.