UPDATE: Brother Of Missing Crystal Lake Boy Andrew 'A.J.' Freund Placed In DCFS Custody; Cops Raid HomeA day after 5-year-old Andrew "A.J." Freund went missing from his home in northwest suburban Crystal Lake, police said there is no indication he was abducted, and did not walk away from his house. Their search is now focused on the family's home.
Chicago Weather: 12-Foot Waves On Lake Michigan; Cool Temperatures To Give Way To Warm Easter WeekendAccording to the National Weather Service, wind gusts of up to 45 mph are expected throughout the day, producing waves of 8 to 12 feet.
Police Investigate String Of Carjackings In Lincoln ParkInvestigators said the robbers are targeting people sitting in or getting out of their vehicles.
Dejuan Doby Charged With Stabbing Student At East-West UniversityDejuan Doby, 42, has been charged with three felony counts, including attempted murder, for stabbing another student at East-West University Tuesday afternoon.
Jerrell Dorsey Convicted In 2012 Murder Of 7-Year-Old Heaven SuttonA 33-year-old reputed gang member has been convicted of murder in the 2012 shooting death of 7-year-old Heaven Sutton, who was killed by a stray bullet while selling snow cones and candy in the North Austin neighborhood.
Brian Michael Rini Facing New Charges For Timmothy Pitzen Hoax; Man Claimed To Be Missing Aurora BoyBrian Michael Rini, the Ohio man accused of pretending to be Timmothy Pitzen, an Aurora boy who has been missing for eight years, has been indicted on new federal charges.
Illinois Supreme Court Ruling Keeps Westlake Hospital Open For NowWestlake Hospital in Melrose Park appears to be saved again, at least temporarily, after a series of back-and fourth court rulings over the future of the hospital.
Travel Expert Thinks Boeing 737 Max Jets Could Be Grounded Into Next Winter; 'Nobody Wants To Mess This One Up'Boeing’s troubled 737 Max fleet might not be back in the air for several months, as the aircraft manufacturer and regulators continue the careful process of making sure the jets are safe, according to one travel expert.
Armed Robber, Victim Fatally Shoot Each Other In Park ManorAn armed robber and his victim shot and killed each other Thursday morning during a confrontation in the Park Manor neighborhood.
Boy, 14, Wounded In Accidental Shooting In RiverdaleA 14-year-old boy was shot when a bullet went through the wall of a Riverdale neighborhood apartment Thursday night.
‘Easier Than Robbing A Bank:’ City of Chicago Almost Lost More Than $1 Million In Phishing ScamThe City of Chicago’s Department of Aviation thought it was paying an approved vendor more than $1 million for services earlier this year. But your tax dollars didn’t reach them.
Steffon Gonzalez, Of Hobart, Indicted For Threats Against President TrumpSteffon Gonzalez, 20, has been charged with two counts of threats against the president and one count of obstruction of justice.