Lake Station City Hall. (Credit: CBS)

Police Shoot, Kill Elderly Man Armed With Shotgun Outside Lake Station City Hall

Police said three Lake Station officers confronted the man around 10:30 a.m. in the parking lot of Lake Station City Hall, which also houses the Lake Station Police Department.


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Evanston Man Dies In Apparent Accident With Loaded Shotgun

An Evanston man is dead in what appears to have been a tragic accident, reports WBBM’s Regine Schlesinger.


Jeremy Lydon (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Cops Find Guns, Drugs While Arresting Man For Threatening Girlfriend

Police arresting a West Side man for threatening his girlfriend with a gun Saturday night discovered assault weapons and drugs at his home.


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Police: Two Teens Charged After Bringing Shotgun To School

Two teenage boys have been arrested in Elgin, after a shotgun was found in a locker at Gifford Street High School on Thursday.


Police investigate the scene of a shooting Thursday night in which officers shot a shotgun-toting suspect. (CBS)

Cops Shoot Shotgun-Toting Suspect

hicago Police officers were involved in another shooting overnight, this time during a foot chase in the Far South Side’s Washington Heights neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012


2 Held In Robbery Of South Suburban Moose Lodge

Two people were in custody Wednesday, after the Moose Lodge near Sauk Village was robbed by a shotgun-wielding suspect.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012

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Former Student Brings Gun Into High School Downstate

PRINCETON, Ill. (CBS) — There is increased security today at Princeton High School, in Bureau County about 120 miles southwest of Chicago, after a former student brought a gun to school on Wednesday. As WBBM […]

WBBM Newsradio–11/17/2011

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Teen Charged With Robbing Red Line Passengers At Shotgun Point

A teenager from the Uptown neighborhood has been charged with robbing several people at the point of a sawed-off shotgun at CTA Red Line ‘L’ stops.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2011

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3 Women Wounded By Shotgun Fire In Calumet Heights

Three women are recovering after being wounded by shotgun fire in the South Side’s Calumet Heights neighborhood Monday evening.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011