Man Pleads Guilty In Theft Of More Than 100 Guns From Rail YardAndrew Shelton, also known as “Manki,” had been facing trial next month for the April 12, 2015, theft that put more than a hundred stolen Ruger firearms on the streets of Chicago.
Gang Thieves Use Rail Yards As Shopping Malls, Steal Scores Of GunsStreet gang thieves repeatedly have broken into box cars at Norfolk Southern Railway yards on the South Side, and made off with more than 150 guns in three heists since 2014.
Two Charged After Illegal Cache Of Weapons Discovered In Avalon Park HomeTina Lofton, 46, is charged with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and a 17-year-old boy faces eight felony counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon by someone younger than 21 and one count of aggravated possession of stolen firearms, according to Chicago Police.
35 Guns Stolen From NW Indiana Gun ShopFederal officials are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of suspects in the theft of 35 guns Thursday from a Hammond, Ind., gun shop.
Gun Restriction Bills Fail In SpringfieldA couple of bills to further control the movement of guns in Illinois have failed to pass the state House.