General Iron Scrap Yard Shut Down After Explosion; Spokesperson Says Investigating Causes Including 'Potential Sabotage'Tuesday a General Iron spokesperson would not elaborate after saying they are "investigating all possible causes, including potential sabotage."
General Iron Scrap Yard Ordered To Close After Two ExplosionsNo injuries were reported in the explosion and fire, and General Iron officials said they are investigating the cause of the blast, "including potential sabotage."
Nine Cars Damaged In Scrapyard Fire In West PullmanPolice said, shortly before 3 a.m., officers responded to a fire in the parking lot of a scrap yard near 115th and Calumet.
Fire At North Side Scrap Yard Prompts Hazmat ResponseA fire at an auto scrap yard prompted a HazMat response Sunday morning in the North Side Ranch Triangle neighborhood.
One In Custody After Dozens Of Stolen Cars Found At Scrap YardPolice have seen a spike in the number of stolen cars reported on the Southeast Side for a number of months. On Monday, they discovered dozens of stolen vehicles at a scrap yard in the 3000 block of East 106th Street in the South Deering neighborhood.
Police Find Dozens Of Stolen Vehicles At Auto Scrap YardIt all started when the victim of a car theft happened to spot his car parked at Adelman's Truck & Equipment, 3033 E 106th St. When police came to check it out, they found so many stolen cars they stopped counting.
Scrap-Metal Thieves Super-Sizing By Swiping Boat, Big-Rig Trailers: PoliceGo big or go home, the saying goes. Some scrap-metal thieves are taking that expression to heart, police say. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Missing City Grates Found In Scrap Metal YardPolice followed two would-be tree grate thieves to a recycling center on the West Side, where they found hundreds of city-owned tree and sewer grates, worth thousands of dollars.