Vigil Held For Yvonne Ruzich, Grandmother Shot And Killed In Car In Hegewisch, As Police Commander Calls Killers 'Cowards'A beloved grandmother was carjacked and murdered in front of her own adult son in Hegewisch early Monday morning, and police have called the killers cowards.
Garbage Can Fires Spread To Garages, Utility Poles In Hegewisch; Police Say It Was ArsonDramatic flames raged overnight in the Hegewisch community, and police said three different fires in the area have now been ruled arson.
CFD: Blaze That Left Firefighter Daniel Capuano Dead Was AccidentalA blaze at a vacant South Side warehouse that left firefighter Daniel Capuano dead in December was set off by a construction worker and deemed accidental, the Chicago Fire Department announced Wednesday.
Firefighter Killed In Fall While Battling South Chicago BlazeDaniel Capuano, 42, a 15-year veteran of the department, died early Monday morning, after falling through an elevator shaft while battling a warehouse fire in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Two Wounded In South Chicago ShootingThe men, ages 41 and 45, were inside a first-floor residence with a group of people in the 9100 block of South Baltimore when someone walked up outside about 12:35 a.m. and fired shots at them through a window, Chicago Police said.
Two Men Wounded In South Chicago Drive-By ShootingThe men were standing on the sidewalk in the 8200 block of South Baltimore Avenue about 10:20 a.m. when shots were fired from a maroon pickup.