Police Chase Through Northwest Side, Several Suburbs End In Crash; Suspect May Have Been Wanted In HomicideA police chase through several neighborhoods on the Northwest Side ended in a crash Monday night.
Charges Pending Against Driver In Fatal Jefferson Park CrashA 19-year-old man was driving a BMW north in the 5100 block of North Nagle Avenue at 7:25 p.m. when it rear-ended a car that was stopped in traffic, police News Affairs Officer Ana Pacheco said. The crash forced the car into two other vehicles, and the BMW then struck a tree.
Two Wounded In Separate Galewood ShootingsA 19-year-old man told police he was in the 2200 block of North Nagle Avenue about 4:45 p.m. when a white SUV stopped and a passenger in the back seat fired shots. About the same time, an 18-year-old man was standing in the 1600 block of North Merrimac Avenue when someone opened fire from across the street.
Road Rage Shooting Leads To Crash In Jefferson ParkTwo people were hospitalized Friday morning, after a road rage shooting in the Portage Park neighborhood led to a two-vehicle crash a couple miles away in the Jefferson Park neighborhood.