Aurora Man Charged With Attempting To Kill 14-Year-OldAurora resident Gabriel G. Martinez, 22, faces counts of attempted murder, aggravated discharge of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, Aurora police said in a statement.
Boy Fatally Stabs Brother In South Chicago HeightsInvestigators tell WBBM they are leaning away from murder charges -- at least at this point -- against the unnamed youth, whom police say used a large kitchen knife to stab his brother, Larry Miles.
Missing Teen Found Safe After Fire Guts Prospect Heights HouseThe 14-year-old boy's family reported him missing after firefighters responded to a blaze in the 1200 block of Stratford Road around 3:45 a.m. When firefighters arrived, the boy's parents said the teenager was nowhere to be found. Hours later, the boy was found safe at a friend's apartment.
Teen Critically Wounded In North Lawndale ShootingThe 14-year-old boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of South Drake Avenue around 10:30 p.m., when a man walked up and shot him.
Boy Charged After Accidentally Shooting 14-Year-Old GirlPolice said the boy was playing with a gun around 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 6500 block of South Green Street, when it accidentally fired, striking the girl.
Police: 14-Year-Old Boy Slain In Drive-ByAbout 8:20 p.m., the 14-year-old boy was walking with two other people in the 6100 block of South Vernon Avenue when a white van drove up and someone inside fired shots.
Boy With Autism Found Stabbed To Death In River GroveA 14-year-old boy with autism was found stabbed to death inside an apartment in west suburban River Grove on Sunday.
Boy, 14, Critically Hurt In Austin Drive-ByThe 14-year-old boy was found on the sidewalk after shots were fired at him from a red vehicle traveling east on North Avenue.
Two Teens Wounded In South Side ShootingTwo teenagers were wounded in a Washington Heights shooting Thursday evening on South Side.
Joliet Diocese: Bishop Can't Be Removed From Ministry Despite Having Molested BoyThe Roman Catholic bishop in Joliet is allowing an accused predator priest to return to limited ministry, and advocates for priest sex abuse victims are livid over the decision.
14-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed In Harvey A 14-year-old south suburban boy was killed late Saturday in what Harvey police are calling an accidental shooting.