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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.



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.


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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.


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


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.


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