Family, Friends, Neighbors In Mourning After Gary Fire Leaves 6-Year-Old Girl, Uncle DeadInvestigators late Tuesday were still working to learn what started a fatal fire in Gary in the morning.
Christopher Young Charged With Kidnapping, Sexual Assault Of 6-Year-Old Homewood Girl, 6 Years After Girl Is FoundA south suburban man has been charged with kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl – six years after the girl reported the crime.
Dad Gets Restraining Order Against 5-Year-Old Accused Of Bullying DaughterBrian Metzger said his daughter was threatened and attacked by one of her classmates at Prairie Lane Elementary School in Pleasant Prairie. He said his daughter used to love kindergarten, but doesn’t want to go to school anymore.
Girl's Hair Gets Caught In Handheld Fan Distributed By CPSShortly after the fans were distributed at Smyser Elementary School, a 6-year-old’s hair got caught in her fan and her teacher had to cut it out.
Girl, 6, Dies In Crash In Round Lake BeachThe two-car crash happened at 2:47 p.m. Saturday at Route 83 and Millstone Drive, north of Hook Drive at the Sweet Water Mill Mall.
Joliet Man Gets 87 Years For Raping 6-Year-Old GirlA Will County judge sentenced a Joliet man whom prosecutors called a “deviant pedophile” to 87 years in prison Wednesday for the 2008 rape of his girlfriend’s 6-year-old daughter.
Missing 6-Year-Old Found Safe; Non-Custodial Mom In CustodyPolice say a missing 6-year-old girl from Calumet Park is safe - and her biological, non-custodial mother is under arrest.
At Least 10 Dead, Dozens Wounded In Weekend ViolenceA bizarre weekend where the high exceeded 80 degrees also brought a rash of violence across Chicago, which left at least 10 people dead and some 40 others wounded.
3 1/2 Years In Prison For Man Who Molested Girl, 6A Will County man will spend the next 3 1/2 years in prison for molesting a 6-year-old girl who saw him as a “trusted family friend.”
Girl, 6, Burned While Playing With LighterA 6-year-old girl remained hospitalized as of midday Tuesday, after setting herself on fire as she played with a Bic lighter.
Girl, 6, Killed By Car While Walking To Halloween PartyA stroll to a Halloween party turned deadly for a 6-year-old girl on Saturday in the Englewood neighborhood. She was struck and killed by a car as she crossed the street with her god-sister.
Teen Driver Charged In Collision That Killed 4-Year-Old Tinley Park GirlA 17-year-old boy has been charged with hitting and killing a 4-year-old girl in Tinley Park, three months after the deadly accident.
Detainee Released In 6-Year-Old Girl's MurderFour days after the murder of a 6-year-old South Side girl, the person police were questioning about the crime is no longer in custody.
6-Year-Old Killed, 2 Teens Wounded In Englewood ShootingA 6-year-old girl was killed and two teenagers were wounded Sunday morning when someone fired shots into the living room of a home in the Englewood neighborhood.