Harvey Man Sentenced to 15 Years After Stealing Urn Containing Infant's Ashes From Elmhurst HomeA south-suburban man accused of burglarizing an Elmhurst home where he took items including an urn containing a child's ashes has been sentenced to 15 years in prison, officials said.
With Tornado-Damaged Houses Left Behind, Volunteers Step In To Keep Burglars AwayResidents in areas damaged by tornadoes this past Sunday night said they appreciate the help, but they wonder if everyone is really there to do good. As CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reported Tuesday night, volunteers are stepping up to protect property in Naperville.
Lincolnwood Homeowner Interrupts Burglary In Progress At Her HomeA homeowner in north suburban Lincolnwood drove up to her house and interrupted a burglary in progress on Saturday.
Two Men, Kenneth Maxey And Tyshawn Jones, Charged In String Of South Loop Burglaries; Police Probe Whether They're Connected To More IncidentsTwo men have been charged in a string of burglaries in the South Loop, amid an investigation into whether the break-ins were connected to a series of ATM thefts, burglaries, or carjackings across the city over the last several weeks.
Thieves Break Into Two South Loop Businesses; Steal ATM, Cash Register, MerchandiseThieves dragged out the ATM from OMG Nails and Spa at 1620 S. Michigan Av., leaving behind a lot of broken glass and the ATM sign.
Some Restaurant Owners Feel Targeted By Robbers During COVID-19 PandemicFirst there was no indoor dining and staff cutbacks, and now they're targets for robbery. A restaurant owner says it's just too much, and she's not alone.
COPA Employee Arrested, Released Without Charges In Connection With Looting And Burglary, Sources SaySources told CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey the COPA employee was arrested in August in connection to burglary and looting.
Burglars Steal 39 Guns From Winthrop Harbor Gun Shop, Flee Toward WisconsinThe burglars were in the store only a few minutes before fleeing in a dark-colored SUV, headed north on Sheridan Road towards the Wisconsin state line, less than a mile away.
Homeowner Shoots, Kills Suspected Burglar In Marquette ParkA homeowner shot and killed a suspected burglar in Chicago's Marquette Park neighborhood Sunday morning, Chicago police confirm.
2 Suspects Dead After Waukegan Home InvasionTwo men died during a home invasion in Waukegan Tuesday morning.
Burglars Hit Dental Office In Union Ridge, Latest In String Of Possibly Connected Break-Ins On Northwest SideSurveillance video from inside the building showed one person jumping over the front desk, and a second burglar coming in to help. They removed something from under the desk, possibly a safe.
Melrose Park Gun Shop Owner Says Sincere Williams Burglarized His Store Months Ago, Should Not Have Been On Street When Walgreens Murder HappenedVideo obtained exclusively by CBS 2 shows accused Wicker Park Walgreens killer Sincere Williams breaking into a gun shop months before the attack, the owner says.
Three Men, Woman Charged In Connection With Looting Incidents In May, AugustTwo men face federal charges after prosecutors say they broke into three pharmacies in Chicago in late May, during widespread looting and civil unrest following the killing of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis.
Police Say There Is No Longer A Threat After Searching For Burglary Suspects In WheatonPolice have cleared the scene and said residents no longer need to stay in their homes.
Police Searching For Woman Wanted For Oak Street Looting May 31Police are trying to identify the woman wanted for looting, pointing out her purple jacket and black Vans sneakers with orange laces.