Fake Pipe Bomb Prompts Scare At Merrionette Tobacco ShopShortly after 5:30 p.m., a hooded suspect, apparently a teenager, threw a “beeping” device that appeared to be a pipe bomb into Tobacco City, 3281 W. 115th St., according to Sgt. Jon Bruce of the Merrionette Park Police Department.
Bomb Scare In Merrionette ParkA man threw a small device that emitted a beeping sound into a tobacco store, police tell CBS Chicago.
Mysterious Package Trips Bomb Scare At ChurchAuthorities made an unusual find at a LaGrange house of worship.
Suspicious Items Found In Homan Square Apartment Ruled To Be HarmlessAn apartment building in the Homan Square neighborhood was evacuated early Thursday, after an Airbnb host found a suspicious package in the room he rents out.
Fake Bomb Prompts Evacuation Of Peoria International AirportPeoria International Airport was evacuated and shut down for about three hours on Thursday, after baggage screeners found what appeared to be a bomb in a woman’s luggage.
Student's Art Project Prompts Bomb Scare On South SideA South Side intersection was shut down for nearly two hours Thursday morning while authorities responded to a suspicious object that turned out to be an art project.
Suspicious Package On Plane Delays Flight At O'HareA bomb scare at O'Hare's Terminal 3 Monday afternoon has delayed a flight to the East Coast.
Bomb 'Misunderstanding' In Millennium Park Cost City ThousandsThe huge police response at Millennium Park last weekend for what was first thought to be a bomb, but was not, cost the city thousands of dollars.
"Hide And Seek" Device To Blame For Metra DelaysA geo-caching game device is being blamed for a police investigation that stopped four Metra trains for nearly several hours near west suburban Wheaton.
Geocache Mistaken For Bomb In EvanstonA scary-looking item drew a bomb squad to a park just west of downtown Evanston over the weekend, but the item turned out to be harmless and mundane.
Bomb Scare At Cowboys Stadium Turns Out To Be TrashA suspicious package that was spotted near the site of the Super Bowl turned out to be trash and an all-clear has been issued by Arlington authorities.