Street Named For Blair Holt, Teen Slain Shielding Friend From GunfireBlair Holt, 16, was killed 10 years ago Wednesday when he protected a friend as a gunman opened fire on a crowded CTA bus.
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Man Killed In Pullman CrashA semi and a car crashed at 103rd Street and Woodlawn Avenue about 12:25 a.m., police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Man Charged With Stealing His Car From Police ImpoundA South Side man was arrested over the weekend, after breaking into a police impound, and driving off in his car, which had been seized after a previous traffic stop.
Driver Charged In Roseland Crash That Injured 5James Pugh, of the 1400 block of West 115th Street, has been charged with two felony counts of aggravated fleeing; and five various misdemeanor counts including DUI, driving on a suspended license, marijuana possession, and criminal damage to property.
Teen Arrested, Charged With Murder In Robbery Of Off-Duty CopA 17-year-old has been charged as an adult with murder, in connection with the robbery of an off-duty Cook County Sheriff’s sergeant Monday night that left another suspect dead.
Off-Duty Sheriff's Officer Kills Armed RobberShortly before 10 p.m., the off-duty sergeant was pumping gas at a Citgo near 103rd and Cottage Grove, when three men approached, and one of them pointed a gun at the officer.
Search Resumes For Suspect In Washington Heights AttacksPolice have resumed searching for a man suspected of raping two women and a teenage girl in Washington Heights early Wednesday, and hiding in another girl's closet, after determining a "person of interest" they were questioning was not responsible for the crimes.
Chainsaw Attack Victim Forgives Friend, But Won't ForgetPreston Smith said he didn’t see it coming when Anthony Metcalf, his friend and neighbor of 30 years, slashed his hand with a chainsaw early Wednesday.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking Friend With ChainsawA 50-year-old man accused of attacking his longtime friend and neighbor with a chainsaw was taken into custody overnight.
Man Attacks Neighbor With Chainsaw In Washington HeightsThe two men – who have been neighbors for about 30 years – were arguing around 1 a.m. near 103rd and Carpenter streets when one of them picked up a chainsaw.
Despondent Firefighter May Have Been Seeking 'Suicide By Cop' DeathA man was critically wounded in a police-involved shooting on the Far South Side on Thursday afternoon.
CTA Bus Driver Critically Hurt In Crash With Dump TruckA CTA bus driver was critically hurt and had to be cut out of a wreck when a bus collided with a dump truck and two other vehicles on the Far South Side Wednesday night.
Auto Pound Fire Prompts HazMat ResponseA fire at a city auto pound prompted a HazMat response in the South Deering neighborhood on the South Side on Tuesday morning.
No Charges For Driver Who Hit Boy On I-57A driver who hit a boy on Interstate 57 Sunday afternoon is not facing any charges.