Man Killed, Teen Critically Wounded In Melrose Park ShootingA suspect was in custody Tuesday morning, after a shooting in the western suburbs left one man dead and a 14-year-old boy in critical condition.
9 Hospitalized From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Melrose ParkSomeone in the home at 601 Rose Dr. called 911 at 6 a.m. to report a medical emergency. When firefighters and paramedics arrived, they found nine people – children and adults – suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning.
How's Your Wife And Kids?: Pal Of Mobsters Convicted Of ExtortionProsecutors accused Michael "Mickey" Davis of ordering a “break-both-legs beating” for R.J. Serpico in 2013 to collect on his $300,000 loan to Serpico and his father. Eventually, prosecutors said, Davis paid a mob associate for Serpico’s “thorough” beating. The assault, though, never happened, thanks to the feds.
Suit: Parishioners Took More Than $100K Worth Of Jewelry From Melrose Park Church The Archdiocese of Chicago is suing several members of a west suburban parish who, a new lawsuit alleges, took jewelry and other adornments from the church valued at more than $100,000.
Melrose Park Detective Accused Of Selling Drugs From Police EvidenceAs CBS 2's Mai Martinez reports, the feds say he stole drugs from police evidence and then sold them.
Death Of Oak Park School Board Member In Forest Preserve Ruled Suicide An Oak Park school board member who was found dead at a west suburban forest preserve on Saturday morning committed suicide, authorities said.
Fire Official: Elderly Woman Found Dead After NW Side Fire An elderly woman was found dead after a fire Tuesday afternoon in the Portage Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side, according to a fire official.
Nuns File Suit, Hold Vigil To Close Neighboring Strip ClubThe nuns, several local residents and the village of Melrose Park filed suit Friday seeking to shut Club Allure, which is on the Stone Park-Melrose Park border.
Sisters Vs. Strippers: Nuns To Sue Over Strip Club Next Door To ConventTheir lawyer, Tom Brejcha of the Thomas More Society, said state law is clear that adult clubs cannot operate within 1,000 feet of a school or house of worship. The nuns have both, and the club is just over their back fence.
Melrose Park High School Locked Down After Shots Are HeardWitnesses heard gunshots coming from at least one vehicle in the 800 block of 11th Avenue at 11:35 a.m., according to Melrose Park police. No one was injured and no shell casings have been found.
Melrose Park Bank Robbery Suspect Charged In Roseland MurderA South Side man suspected of robbing a west suburban Melrose Park bank last year has been charged with murder in connection with a 2013 fatal stabbing in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side that happened the same day.
Protesters Call For A Halt To Deportations That Split FamiliesSixty people rallied in Melrose Park for an end to deportations that split families, and said they want the President to make the policy change by executive order.
Students Sent To Hospital After Taking Prescription MedsSix students at a west suburban school were sent to the hospital on Wednesday after another student gave them a prescription antidepressant medication,
Prosecutors: Car Dealer Put Hit On His Uncle To Prevent TestimonyA judge denied bond for a Melrose Park used car dealer whom prosecutors say wanted a hit-man to keep his uncle from testifying against him.
Ex-Manager Gets 6 Years For Stealing More Than $2M From Chemical FirmKathleen Barth also was ordered to pay $1.5 million in restitution to Kraft Chemical Corporation after she pleaded guilty to theft.