Police: Woman Threatens Two Men With Sharp Object, Steals Amazon Delivery Truck With Driver Inside On Devon Avenue In West Rogers ParkA woman was taken into custody for a mental health evaluation Thursday after police said she threatened two men with a sharp object, and then hijacked a delivery truck, along Devon Avenue in West Rogers Park.
Man Shot, Critically Wounded In Norwood Park After Carjacker Demands Keys To Range Rover At Gunpoint, Victim RefusesA man was shot and critically wounded in Norwood Park late Sunday, when another man demanded the keys to his Range Rover at gunpoint and the victim refused.
Man Arrested After Claim That Van Was Stolen With 3-Year-Old Daughter Inside Was Deemed FalseA man told police Wednesday that a van was stolen in West Rogers Park with his 3-year-old daughter inside, but the report was deemed false and the man has now been arrested.
Police Shoot And Tase Man Brandishing Knife In West Rogers ParkPolice both Tased and shot a man they said was brandishing a knife at officers in West Rogers Park Sunday evening.
Light Poles Fall In Streeterville, Edgebrook Amid Strong WindsFierce winds were blamed Thursday for taking down light poles in two different parts of the city.
2 People Seriously Injured In Crash On Devon Avenue Near Cicero AvenueTwo people were hospitalized with serious injuries Wednesday night in a crash on Devon Avenue near Cicero Avenue.
Man Hit, Killed By Car On Devon Avenue Near Milwaukee AvenueA man is dead after being hit by a car on Devon Avenue near Milwaukee Avenue in the Norwood Park neighborhood.
Police Officer's Hand Cut After Chase In Rogers ParkA police officer was injured Monday night after chasing a suspect in Rogers Park.
One Killed In Edgebrook CrashAbout 11:20 p.m., two cars were heading east in the 5200 block of West Devon Avenue when one veered into the other, sending it crashing into a tree on the median of the road, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.
Man Charged In High-Speed Crash After Fleeing Police In Park RidgeWilliam J. Kivit, 20, is charged with three counts of aggravated reckless driving and one count of aggravated fleeing and eluding for the June 3 crash at the intersection of Cumberland and Devon avenues in Park Ridge, police said.
Man Charged With 2013 Hit-And Run That Killed Elderly ManRasheed Mujkovic, 22, is charged with leaving the scene of an accident resulting in injury or death in connection with the Aug. 20, 2013, crash, according to Chicago Police.
Four Injured In Park Ridge CrashShortly before 11 p.m., a 24-year-old woman was driving a 2014 Audi north on Cumberland Avenue, when a 1996 Chevy headed east on Devon Avenue at a high rate of speed ran a red light, and struck the Audi, according to a statement from Park Ridge police.
Man Dies In West Ridge FireThe man — described only as an adult — died Monday of injuries he sustained in a fire early Sunday in the 1900 block of West Devon Avenue, according to Fire Media Affairs.
Boy, 4, Dies In Bensenville House FireFirefighters were called to the home at 1555 W. Devon Av. around 2 p.m., and found smoke and fire coming from two sides of the house. A family member told firefighters a child was trapped inside the house, and crews rushed in to try to find him, but they could not reach him in time.
Alleged Getaway Driver Charged In Rogers Park Shooting DeathA 31-year-old man has been charged in connection with the death of a photographer who was slain at a Rogers Park bus stop in broad daylight last week. Prosecutors said Eric Vaughn handed the gun to the shooter, and drove the getaway vehicle.