Suspicious Fire

Two women were killed in a fire on the Northwest Side. (CBS)

Two Women Killed In Suspicious Northwest Side Fire

Two women died in a suspicious fire in Chicago’s Hermosa neighborhood on the city’s northwest side.


Firefighters rescued a man from a fire at 5602 S. Racine Av. on July 29, 2013. Officials said the fire was being investigated as suspicious. (Credit: Chicago Fire Department)

Firefighters Rescue Man From Arson Fire In Englewood

The man, 26, was about to jump from the top floor when he was plucked from a window ledge by firefighters with a ladder.


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Suspicious Fire Damages NW Side Church

A suspicious fire damaged a church early Sunday in the Norwood Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.


Jessica Leach (Elgin Police Department)

$1 Million Bond For Elgin Woman Accused Of Killing Man In His Home

Bond has been set at $1 million for an Elgin woman charged with killing a 61-year-old acquaintance in his apartment over the weekend. The victim’s apartment was also set on fire.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2011

Jessica Leach (Elgin Police Department)

Murder Victim Found In Elgin Apartment After Suspicous Fire

An Elgin woman has been charged with murdering a 61-year-old acquaintance found dead in his burning northwest suburban apartment Saturday morning. Charges are pending against a second suspect, police said.


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Man Jumps From Window During Extra-Alarm Fire

Firefighters rescued about a dozen people from an extra-alarm blaze in south suburban Dolton early Saturday and one man jumped from a second-floor window to escape the fire.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2011

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Church Members Devastated After Fire

Authorities say arson may be to blame for a fire that destroyed two homes and a church in Ford Heights. PHOTOS

CBS Chicago–11/04/2010