Nathan Haywood, 24, of the 8100 block of South Spaulding Avenue, is accused of choking and beating a 39-year-old Norfolk Southern officer.
The incident occurred about 10:25 p.m. at the Wrightwood Metra station near 79th Street and Kedzie Avenue.
The officer brought her pistol downstairs to investigate a commotion on the first floor and was confronted by a man who “lunged” at her.
Five firefighters and a resident of a South Side home were taken to hospitals today – because of noxious chemicals on the scene of a fire.
A freight train derailment on the Southwest Side left several rail cars tossed about early Sunday.
Police shot and wounded a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers on the city’s Southwest Side Wednesday night.
A rash of shootings around Chicago left one man dead and six others injured Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.
She was on her way home, but she never made it; a Chicago woman was brutally attacked while sitting in her car early Wednesday morning.
Police are looking for a missing pregnant 16-year-old girl from the Southwest Side Wrightwood neighborhood.
A teenager is being held on charges of shooting and killing a Chicago Police officer, with whom authorities say he once lived.
Interviews continue. Rumors are swirling. But three days after Chicago Police SWAT team member, Officer David Blake was shot to death inside his personal car, police say no one is in custody.
Police are searching for the person who shot and killed one of their own officers on the city’s Southwest Side.