Carjacking Arrest: Veronica Harden Charged With Stealing Car With 8-Year-Old Boy InsideVeronica Harden, 36, has been charged with two counts of aggravated vehicular hijacking, two counts of aggravated battery, and one count of aggravated kidnapping.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Qinxuan Pan In Murder Of Kevin Jiang, Yale Grad Student With Chicago TiesNew Haven police have issued an arrest warrant for a Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduate in the fatal shooting of Yale University graduate student with ties to Chicago.
Two Children Shot In Forest Park, Three Suspects In CustodyPolice said the two children were shot shortly after 3 p.m. in the municipal parking lot at Madison Street and Lathrop Avenue.
2 Killed, 6 Wounded In Chicago Weekend ShootingsAt least eight people have been shot, two of them fatally, so far this weekend in Chicago. Two of the shooting victims were under age 18.
Carjacker Steals Car With Two Children Inside From South Shore Gas StationPolice said a 40-year-old woman left the keys in her car when she got out at a gas station at 75th and Yates around 5:30 p.m. That's when someone hopped into the Malibu and took off, her son and daughter still inside.
Two Convicted Cop Killers Paroled After Decades In PrisonTwo men convicted of killing Chicago police officers in separate incidents decades ago were paroled Thursday, drawing the ire of officials who opposed the move and believe it “sends a troubling message”
Three Men Charged With Setting CTA Van On Fire During Civil Unrest Last SummerThree men are facing federal arson charges, after authorities say they set a Chicago Transit Authority van on fire during the widespread civil unrest in the city last May.
Teen Charged With Shooting Victim During Second Of Two CarjackingsThe teen, whose name is not being released because he is a juvenile, is charged with three counts of aggravated vehicular hijacking and one count of aggravated battery.
Teen Charged In Three Lawndale Carjackings Over Four Months Last YearPolice said the 18-year-old has been charged as a juvenile with one felony count of vehicular hijacking and two felony counts of aggravated vehicular hijacking.
Victim Shot In Hand During Carjacking Attempt In Logan SquarePolice said a male gunman tried to carjack a male victim around 6:15 a.m. on the 2300 block of North Sacramento Avenue.
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.
Cicero Paramedics, Retired Firefighter Sued Over Photo Of Dying Man Shot During Civil UnrestA woman whose brother was fatally shot during last summer’s unrest in suburban Chicago filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday alleging that two paramedics allowed a photo to be taken of the dying man, and that a retired fire department lieutenant posted it on Facebook along with a disparaging caption.
Man Arrested After Woman, Two Young Girls Stabbed In Bronzeville ApartmentA man has been arrested after police say he stabbed a woman and two young girls with a knife in a Bronzeville apartment building early Sunday morning.
One Wounded In Shooting At Foot Locker Store At Ford City MallChicago Police said the victim was at work in a store on the 7600 block of South Cicero Avenue when someone walked in shortly before 1 p.m. and started harassing him.
Judge Tosses 9 More Convictions Tied To Corrupt Ex-Cop Ronald WattsWith Friday’s ruling, judges have thrown out well over 100 convictions tied to Watts.