Teen Charged With Killing Newborn To Stay JailedAs Mubashra Uddin stood with her head bowed in court Thursday, her attorney Barry Sheppard urged the judge to set bail for the 19-year-old. But after hearing the details of the baby girl’s death, Brown ordered that Uddin remain held without bond in Cook County Jail while she awaits trial for murder.
1 Killed, 19 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe homicide happened Saturday afternoon in the the Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side. At 12:30 p.m., Eric Jordan, 25, was walking in the 1600 block of West Howard when someone walked up and shot him, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Wounded In Uptown ShootingShortly after midnight, the 24-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 800 block of West Sunnyside Avenue when a gray car drove by and someone inside opened fire, according to Chicago Police.
Mother Of Newborn Threw Baby Out Window In Uptown: Police SourcesCharges were expected Friday in the death of the infant girl, who was found outside a building earlier this week.
UPDATE: Police Investigate Beating Death Of Baby In UptownThe baby girl was found in a grassy area next to the dumpsters just steps away from the front entrance of an apartment building in the 800 block of West Eastwood Avenue around 11:45 p.m., police said.
Protesters Accuse City Of Shooing Homeless Out Of UptownProtesters took to the streets of the Uptown neighborhood Monday night to show their anger over the city's treatment of the homeless in the area, accusing police of removing the homeless from the neighborhood.
Police Warn Of Strong-Arm Robberies In Lakeview, UptownTwo men have walked up to people from behind and, in one instance, engaged victims in conversation before using force to take their belongings, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Pair Charged In Uptown Double MurderThe attack happened at 2:17 a.m. Wednesday, when 28-year-old Michael Laster and 33-year-old Jonathon Thompson shot two other men in the 5000 block of North Winthrop Avenue, police said. Robert Anderson, 34, and an unidentified 32-year-old man were killed.
Police: 8 Killed, 12 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings
Two Killed In Uptown ShootingThe attack happened at 2:17 a.m. in the 5000 block of North Winthrop Avenue, police said. A 32-year-old man was dead at the scene, and a 34-year-old died after being taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center.
Man Charged In Sexual Assault On DePaul CampusA man from Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood, suspected of being a serial rapist, has been charged with one of three recent sexual assaults in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Man With Tattoos Robs Bank In UptownA man with prominent tattoos on his arm robbed a bank in the North Side Uptown neighborhood Wednesday morning.