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A Lake County, Ind. police car patrols a Gary, Ind. neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Found Fatally Shot In Gary, Ind. Alley

Kennette O’Neal, 31, was pronounced dead at 5:20 a.m. in an alley in the 1000 block of Matthews Street in Gary, Ind., after suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

11/27/2014

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Police: Suspect Groped Woman As She Pushed Stroller

Witnesses told police they saw a naked man running along an elevated jogging path.

10/06/2014

A Lake County, Ind. police car patrols a Gary, Ind. neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Found Shot To Death In Gary

The woman was lying in a pool of blood and investigators noticed a trail of blood from a nearby wooded area.

08/09/2014

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Cross-Dressing Passenger Knocks Down Cabbie, Steals Taxi

A cab driver was relieved of some personal items – and his cab – this weekend by a strong-armed robber who may have been a cross-dressing man, police said.

07/13/2014

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Woman, 23, Shot In Albany Park

The woman, who was hit in the abdomen, was taken in critical condition to Illinois Masonic, authorities said.

05/15/2014

From the scene where a 37-year-old woman was shot in the 11400 block of South Aberdeen Street Friday night. | Alex Wroblewski/Sun-Times

Mother Killed In Morgan Park

The woman shot was sitting in her front yard about 7:50 p.m. in the 11400 block of South Aberdeen Street, police said.

05/09/2014

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BNSF Trains Halted After Woman Jumps From Building Near Tracks

A woman who jumped to her death from an 11th-floor balcony near a Metra station Thursday night on the Near West Side halted trains for about 30 minutes, authorities said.

03/28/2013

Ambulance

Woman, 84, Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle In West Ridge

A minivan struck and killed an 84-year-old woman as she crossed the street Monday evening near her home in the West Ridge neighborhood on the Far North Side.

08/21/2012

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Woman Fails To Impress McDonald’s Workers With Her Government Cred

A woman tried to throw some clout at bewildered McDonald’s employees, when she attempted to order some food at the drive through window–without actually driving.

08/01/2012

Lynn Cameron

Disabled Illinois Woman Abandoned In Tennessee; Mom Won’t Be Charged

A developmentally disabled Algonquin woman abandoned by her mother in a bar in Tennessee has been made a ward of that state, after prosecutors determined her mother didn’t break any laws when she left her there.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

CTA RED LINE

Woman Injured After Falling On Third Rail At Howard ‘L’ Terminal

A woman fell and touched the electrified third rail at the Howard CTA Red Line terminal Sunday night.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012

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Schaumburg Police Investigate Reported Attack In Parking Garage

A Schaumburg woman told police she was attacked earlier today in the parking garage of her apartment complex.

06/18/2012

Empty Classroom

CPS Employee Says Supervisor Sexually Harassed Her Repeatedly

A woman who works for the Chicago School Board is suing her employer and her supervisor claiming she was regularly sexually harassed at work for more than a year.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

Pilsen Fire

Woman, 2 Children Hospitalized After Pilsen Fire

CHICAGO (CBS) — A 4-month-old child is among those recovering after flames swept through a home in the Pilsen neighborhood. The fire broke out around 1:40 a.m. Wednesday in the basement of the three-story building […]

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Daniel Happ

Police: Man Beat Woman With Hammer, Raped Little Girl, Stabbed Dog

A Carpentersville man is being held on $3 million bond on multiple heinous crimes – including beating a woman with a hammer, raping an 8-year-old girl, and stabbing a dog.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2012

Hotel Felix

Woman Found Stabbed To Death At River North Hotel

A Wisconsin woman was found stabbed to death in a swanky River North hotel early Tuesday, and police continue their investigation.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2011

Red Line Stabbing

Woman Stabbed While Riding Red Line On South Side

Police are investigating after a woman was stabbed in the shoulder and wounded while riding a CTA Red Line train on the city’s South Side.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

Braun Drugs

Woman Robs Lincoln Park Drugstore With Fake Hand Grenade

Police say a woman used a fake hand grenade to hold up a pharmacy on Clark Street in the Lincoln Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

A culex tarsalis female mosquito that was caught in a trap will be tested for the presence of the West Nile virus. (Photo by Jeff Topping/Getty Images)

DuPage County Woman Dead From West Nile Virus

Officials have confirmed that a woman from west suburban DuPage County has died of the West Nile virus.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2011

Ivan Hernandez-Barosso

Fugitive Deported To Mexico After Killing Woman, Fleeing To U.S.

Federal authorities have deported a man charged with killing a woman who refused to dance with him at a party in Mexico.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2011

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