Man Arrested After Attacking Women With Hammer Near Navy PierPolice said the women were walking on the Lakefront Path near lower Lake Shore Drive and Grand Avenue around 6:30 p.m., when a man attacked them with a hammer.
Hammer-Wielding Robbers Shake Down Victims In LakeviewAll three robberies occurred between midnight and 3:45 a.m. In each case, between one and six people approached the victim on the sidewalk and threatened the person with a hammer and demanded property.
January Trial Set In Aurora Hammer AttackCamilo Rivera, 45, remains held in Kane County Jail on $750,000 bail, and charged with attempted murder.
Prostitute Turns In Alleged Bank RobberA prostitute given $300 in dye-stained $20 bills led police to the home of the man suspected of robbing a northwest suburban bank while wielding a hammer, according to the FBI.
Armed With Hammer, Man Robs Park Ridge BankPolice say that a man armed with a hammer who robbed a bank Monday in northwest suburban Park Ridge visited three other bank branches in the northwest suburb before the robbery.
Man Armed With Hammer Robs Park Ridge BankA man armed with a hammer robbed a bank Monday in northwest suburban Park Ridge.
Robber Attacks Liquor Store Clerk With Claw HammerAaron Federman, 29, grabbed a pack of gum and went to the register, where he allegedly struck a store clerk with the hammer.
Man Charged With Beating Liquor Store Cashier With HammerA man is behind bars for allegedly bludgeoning a liquor store employee with a hammer to the head during a robbery early Monday in Jefferson Park