Chicago Police Exchange Gunfire With Suspect In West RidgeA Chicago Police officer fired at least one shot at a suspect who opened fire early Sunday in the North Side West Ridge neighborhood.
Police Warn Of West Ridge Armed RobberiesThe robber approached people from behind and pointed a gun at the victims’ heads while demanding they give everything they have, according to a community alert from Chicago Police. The suspect took a purse, cell phones, and money.
Six Wounded In Wednesday Shootings Across ChicagoSix people were shot across Chicago in an 11-hour span of attacks across the city Wednesday, including a pair of teenage boys.
8 Killed, 20 Wounded In Thanksgiving Weekend Shootings Across ChicagoThe most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in the South Side Englewood neighborhood. Jimmy Jenkins, 28, was found unresponsive at 7:55 p.m. in a gangway in the 900 block of West 59th Street, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
2 Killed, 7 Wounded In Thanksgiving Weekend ShootingsTwo people were killed and at least seven others have been wounded in Thanksgiving weekend shootings across Chicago since Wednesday night.
Police: Woman Killed In West Ridge StabbingA person is in custody after a woman was stabbed to death Tuesday afternoon in the West Ridge neighborhood on the North Side, police said.
Man Charged With Robbing, Stabbing Cab DriverMelvin M. Atto, 21, faces felony counts of armed robbery and aggravated battery for the attack that happened about 2:30 a.m. in the 6700 block of North California Avenue, Chicago Police said.
Cab Driver Stabbed During Robbery Attempt In West RidgeThe 32-year-old cab driver picked up a passenger in his Yellow Cab at Western and Devon avenues around 2:30 a.m., police said. After the man got in the cab, he announced a robbery, and displayed a knife.
Firefighter Injured During West Ridge BlazeIcy conditions made firefighters’ jobs difficult. They kept trying different hydrants until they found a couple that worked.
Man Dies In West Ridge FireThe man — described only as an adult — died Monday of injuries he sustained in a fire early Sunday in the 1900 block of West Devon Avenue, according to Fire Media Affairs.
Synagogue, Garages Vandalized With Anti-Semitic GraffitiPolice responded to several buildings, garages that were spray painted with racial slurs, profanity Sunday in the West Ridge neighborhood on the North Side.
5 Dead, 18 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe most recent fatal shooting was a double homicide that left another man injured Sunday afternoon in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, police said.