Taxi Driver Wounded In East Garfield Park Shooting, Robbery AttemptA taxi driver was shot in the East Garfield Park neighborhood while trying to pick up a fare who apparently tried to rob him early Wednesday
12-Year-Old Rockford Boy Shot, Killed In Possible Attempted RobberyPolice are searching for the suspect who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy as he was riding an ATV in an alley on Wednesday evening.
DePaul Student Shot During Attempted Robbery In Lincoln ParkA DePaul student was shot during an attempted robbery Monday night near the university’s campus in the North Side Lincoln Park neighborhood.
Hinsdale Man Charged With Second Attempted Robbery This MonthA Hinsdale man tried to rob a business in the western suburb for the second time in less than two weeks Monday, according to prosecutors.
Boy, 14, Charged With Attempted Robbery, Battery In BataviaA 14-year-old boy was charged with attempting to rob another juvenile Thursday in west suburban Batavia.
Police Shoot Man During Robbery Attempt At West Side Gas StationPolice received a 911 call about an armed robbery at a Citgo gas station at Cicero Avenue and Augusta Boulevard shortly before 9 p.m.
No Bail For Man Charged With Shooting Retired CPD Deputy ChiefA South Side man was held without bail after he was charged with shooting a retired Chicago Police Department deputy chief in a robbery attempt Wednesday in South Chicago.
Man Charged With Shooting Retired Chicago Deputy Police ChiefKeith Vaughns, 21, was charged with single felony counts of attempted armed robbery with a firearm; attempted first-degree murder; aggravated battery with a firearm; and unlawful use of a weapon, according to Chicago Police.
Woman Charged With Planning To Rob Grayslake Credit UnionYvette Pedrero, 23, was charged with attempting to enter the Community Trust Credit Union at 1263 N. Route 83 in Grayslake at 10:11 a.m. Thursday with the intent to rob it, according to a criminal complaint filed in federal court Friday.
Woman Shot During Attempted Robbery In West Garfield ParkThe 25-year-old was walking in the 300 block of South Kolmar about 2:50 a.m. when two males walked up and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police. When she refused to hand over her purse, one of the males pulled out a gun and fired shots.
Woman, 65, Shot During Attempted Robbery In Auburn GreshamShe was standing at a bus stop in the 8200 block of South Ashland at 12:39 a.m. when a male wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt walked up and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police. When she attempted to pull pepper spray out of her purse, the suspect shot her in the arm and side.
Second Suspect Charged In Lake Shore Drive DeathA second man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of a woman who was struck by a pickup truck on Lake Shore Drive while fleeing an armed robbery in the Gold Coast neighborhood.
Man Stabbed During Attempted Robbery In West LoopThe 49-year-old man was standing on the bridge about 11:30 p.m. in the 400 block of West Washington when another man walked up and announced a robbery, according to Chicago Police.
Man Wanted For Shooting At Gary Police Captured In WisconsinKevin S. Brown Jr., 28, was charged with two counts of attempted murder, two counts of attempted battery with a deadly weapon, and two counts of resisting law enforcement, according to Gary Police Lt. Dawn Westerfield.
Additional Charges Filed Against Gary Armed Robbery SuspectA man charged with shooting a security guard during an attempted robbery last month in northwest Indiana has been charged with two other holdups from December.