Family Of 12-Year-Old Erica Gibson Says Girl Who Accidentally Shot Her Dead In Hazel Crest Had Earlier Posed With Long Gun In Social Media VideoWhile police said there would be no charges against the teenage girl who accidentally shot and killed 12-year-old Erica Gibson in Hazel Crest this past weekend, the case is not closed.
Shooting That Killed 12-Year-Old Erica Gibson In Hazel Crest Ruled Accidental; Family Not Pleased That No Charges Will Be FiledNo charges will be filed in the death of a young girl in Hazel Crest, as the shooting that killed her has been ruled accidental.
With Vaccination Rates Dropping, Chicago Sending Vaccine Buses To Neighborhoods Where Shots Are LaggingThe current average number of daily doses given out in Chicago is just under 13,000, a decrease of 59% from the peak last month.
Young Boy Shot And Seriously Wounded In Bronzeville High-Rise ApartmentA boy was shot and seriously wounded Thursday evening in an apartment in a Bronzeville high-rise.
Workers At South Side Illinois Motor Vehicle Facility Say COVID-19 Is Rampant, And State Is Downplaying ItDozens of workers at a local Illinois Secretary of State’s Motor Vehicle facility say the state is putting them in danger – daily.
ONLY ON 2: Man Poses As Customer Before Robbing Southwest Side Hot Dog Stand And Then Apologizes; He Is Suspected In 3 More Robberies NearbyA holdup at a Garfield Ridge neighborhood hot dog shop was caught on video, and police are linking the man with a gun to a string of armed robberies.
New Chicago Heights Park District Board Refusing To Pay $212,000 Buyout To Departing Superintendent, But It May Not Be So SimpleThe fight over a hefty payout for the outgoing Chicago Heights parks superintendent is a story we have been following for weeks, and now it has taken a new turn.
Mother Pleads With Driver To Surrender After Land Surveyor Was Killed On The Job In Hit-And-Run In RoselandA mother issued a desperate plea Monday for the driver who hit and killed her son to come forward.
Chicago Heights Couple's SUV Was Stolen In Less Than A Minute With No Key Needed; Worry Mounts About Ease Of Theft For Dodge SRT VehiclesGone in less than 60 seconds – a south suburban couple was left baffled by how easily thieves were able to drive away with heir Dodge SRT.
ONLY ON 2: UPS 'Package Man' Comes To The Rescue When Heavy Package Falls On 4-Year-Old Oak Park BoyThe math just doesn't work out – a 4-year-old boy is no match for a 97-pound box. Video shows that box crush little Max Pratt as he screams for help. But then, a hero comes running.
Full Interview: Rev. Wheeler Parker, Emmett Till's Cousin, On The Derek Chauvin Conviction And Racial JusticeOn Tuesday night after fired Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of murder in the death of George Floyd, CBS 2's Jermont Terry talked with the Rev. Wheeler Parker about the lynching and beating of his cousin, Emmett Till, in 1955; the death of George Floyd; and what it all means when it comes to the arc of racial justice.
Emmett Till's Cousin Reacts To Conviction Of Derek Chauvin And Today's State Of Racial Justice; George Floyd's Brother Said Till Was 'The First George Floyd'On Tuesday, CBS 2’s Jermont Terry spoke with the family of Emmett Till, and what the guilty verdict against Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd means to them.
With Spike In Chicago Carjackings, Rideshare Drivers Rally For Protections For Their SafetyA fresh spike in carjackings has been seen across the city – and rideshare drivers who pick up passenger after passenger say they are worried.
Waukegan School Board Votes To Rename Thomas Jefferson Middle School For John Lewis, After Suggestion Of Barack Obama Draws ObjectionsA proposal to name a Waukegan school after former President Barack Obama did not go over well.
Chicago Heights Parks Supt. Frank Perez Backs Out Of Interview With CBS 2 After Taking Buyout To Leave Amid Complaints About Handling Of FundsWith only days left on the job, the parks superintendent in south suburban Chicago Heights still is not talking to CBS 2.