Police: 'Strong Possibility' Robberies At Pizzeria, 7-Eleven Are ConnectedIn both cases, a man and a woman wearing scarves around their faces announced a holdup, and made off with cash.
Man Charged With DUI After 5 Hurt In Aurora CrashRoy R. Lightfoot, 39, faces six felony counts of DUI and several misdemeanors including driving on a revoked license, operating an uninsured vehicle, leaving the scene of an accident and failure to reduce speed.
No One Injured In Fire At West Garfield Park ChurchSmoke was reported from the one-story building at the True Way of Life Missionary Baptist Church at 7 a.m. The fire was quickly put out, and no one was injured.
Two Brothers Charged With Killing Man At Aurora RestaurantJaquan D. Hosey-Green, 19, and his 18-year-old brother, Dimitri J. Hosey-Green, both of the 1200 block of Fairfield in Joliet, are each charged with one count of first-degree murder in connection with the death of Arin T. Williams.
Two Slain In Separate Shootings In AuroraAbout 7:35 p.m., 20-year-old Arin Williams was shot while he was in the bathroom of a restaurant in the 800 block of North Lake Street. About 8:25 p.m., 22-year-old Rachel Taylor was shot in the abdomen in the 500 block of Charles Street.
Video Shows Man Gunned Down Walking To WorkA grandfather, who on Tuesday night was simply making his way to a job he held for more than 30 years, never made it.
Man Shot To Death In West Garfield ParkJust after 11 p.m., the man was found lying on the sidewalk in the 4200 block of West Lake Street with a gunshot wound to his head.
Police Warn Of Robberies In West LoopThe victims are distracted, sucker punched, and then robbed of smart phones, purses or wallets.
Police: Burglars Strike Five Near West Side BusinessesIn each case, the suspects smash windows to enter businesses, then take items inside, according to an alert issued by Near West District police.
Bike Cops Thwart Downtown Cell Phone TheftA would-be cell phone bandit took a woman for "easy prey" Tuesday. Police say he knocked a woman using a crutch to the ground and swiped her cell phone in broad daylight.
2 Dead, 17 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsTwo people were killed and at least 17 others were hurt in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, including two people shot when gunfire erupted near a passing ambulance -- forcing paramedics to take cover and call for help.
2 Teens Killed In Crash In AntiochTwo teenagers were killed when the SUV they rode in crashed into a tree Monday night in north suburban Antioch, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s office.
Addison Man Shot By Police Investigating Hit-Run AccidentPolice fatally shot a man following a barricade situation Monday night in a west suburban home where he fired shots at officers investigating a hit-and-run crash.
Semi-Trailer Truck Flips Over In Addison, Shuts Down Ramp To I-355A semi-trailer truck flipped over Wednesday morning in Addison, shutting down a busy entrance ramp to northbound I-355.
Copper Thieves Strike HIV/AIDS Service Center; Patients High And DryServices have been all but shut down at an HIV/AIDS service center on the city’s West Side for the past two weeks, after vandals stole copper from the building and left it without electricity or air conditioning.