Three Burglaries Reported Within Hours In Avondale, Logan Square, BucktownIn all three burglaries, four people dressed in all black broke into a store and stole merchandise. In one case, they also stole an ATM.
Jason Bergollo, 35, Charged With Shooting Man Dead On West Side And Fleeing Several Miles, Causing 2 CrashesA man was charged Sunday with shooting and killing another man on the city’s West Side, and then crashing into a squad car and another vehicle as he drove several miles.
Woman Injured As She Tries To Stop Thief From Stealing Her Car With 8-Year-Old Boy Inside In AvondaleA woman was injured and rushed to the hospital Saturday as she tried to stop another woman from driving off with her car an 8-year-old boy inside in the Avondale neighborhood.
Woman Carjacked On Weed Street Near Goose Island; Man And Woman Carjacked Earlier In AvondaleThe Goose Island area on Thursday became latest part of the city to be hit by the carjacking epidemic.
At Least 41 Shot, 6 Killed This Weekend In Gun Violence In ChicagoAt least 41 people had been shot in Chicago this weekend as of early Monday morning, and six of them had been killed.
Wicker Park, Bucktown On Edge After Spate Of Weekend CarjackingsChicago Police on Monday were investigating a rash of carjackings and attempted carjackings in trendy Milwaukee Avenue Corridor neighborhoods.
Man With Gunshot Wounds Found Dead In His Bed In AvondaleA man was found in bed with fatal gunshot wounds early Thursday morning.
Belmont Snack Shop In Avondale Goes Up In FlamesThe Belmont Snack Shop, a beloved Avondale greasy spoon, was severely damaged in a fire Thursday night. The building is likely a total loss.
Fire Breaks Out In Building Housing Belmont Snack Shop In AvondaleA fire broke out Thursday evening in a building housing a 24-hour fast food restaurant in Avondale.
Fire Under Kennedy Expressway Destroys Tents In Homeless Encampment In AvondalePolice and fire officials said they responded to a fire in the Belmont Avenue viaduct under the Kennedy Expressway shortly after 10 a.m.
At Least 63 People Shot, 5 Of Them Killed, In Chicago This WeekendAt least 63 people had been shot this weekend in Chicago as of Sunday night, and five of them had been killed as of 5 a.m. Monday.