Girl, 16, Hit In Head With Hammer At Near North Side McDonald'sJasmine Ware, 16, needed three stitches to close a gash in her forehead after the attack at the McDonald's at Chicago Avenue and State Street.
Murder Charge Filed In Brighton Park Hammer AttackPolice said Julio Hernandez, of the 3100 block of West 40th Street, admitted he struck a 40-year-old man several times in the head with a hammer shortly before 1 a.m. Monday in the same block on the South Side.
Bond Set For Man Accused Of Hammer AttackA West Chicago man, accused of attacking another man with a hammer and striking him at least twice in the head, was in court today.
Woman Struck Victim With Hammer, Stole Her Purse On South SideStephine Criner, 31, faces one felony count of robbery with a dangerous weapon, according to Chicago Police.
Family Thanks Hero Who Helped Victim Of Joliet Hammer Attack, ArsonAmanda Zelko was beaten with a hammer, and the Joliet home she was in was set on fire. On Tuesday, her mother got to thank the man she calls a hero.
Victim Tells Good Samaritan: 'He Hit Me With A Hammer, Tried Lighting Me On Fire'Timothy Gregory is charged with battery in the Joliet attack on Amanda Zelko, his brother's fiancée.
Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Hammer AttackA 54-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder for beating a west suburban man with a hammer during an argument late Monday, Pioneer Press is reporting.
Husband Gets Prison In Hammer AttackA 45-year-old Aurora man has pleaded guilty to attacking his sleeping wife with a hammer last year, the Beacon-News is reporting.