Firefighters Rescue 2 Cats, 2 Dogs From Evanston BlazeFirefighters in Evanston rescued four pets Tuesday from an apartment fire in southeast Evanston.
Woman Critically Injured When Corvette Slams Into Pole On Sheridan Road In Beach ParkA female passenger was critically injured after the driver of a Chevrolet Corvette lost control and slammed into a utility pole in Beach Park.
Man Suffering From Depression Missing From Rogers ParkPengjun Shen, 28, who suffers from depression, has been missing from the 6800 block of North Sheridan Road since 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 4, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.
Man Shot In UptownThe 24-year-old man told investigators he was walking in the 4700 block of North Sheridan Road at 11:25 p.m. when he heard shots and then felt pain, according to Chicago Police.
One Killed In Rollover On Lake Shore DriveThe single-vehicle crash happened at 7:25 p.m. on Lake Shore Drive near Sheridan Road, said police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines, citing preliminary information. A 33-year-old woman sitting in the passenger seat was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.
FBI Searching For "Uptown Beach Bandit" In 3 Bank RobberiesThe bandit is described as a black woman 30-40, about 5-foot-3 to 5-foot-5 with medium to long dark hair, according to the FBI. She has been seen wearing a large floppy straw hat, sunglasses and either a green jacket, tan cardigan or light gray hoodie.
Sky Lantern Might Have Started Evanston Grass FireAbout 10 p.m., Evanston firefighters responded to a report of a grass fire at Lighthouse Beach, 2611 Sheridan Road, according to the Evanston Fire Department.
UPDATE: Elderly Woman Dies Following High-Rise FireCrews responded to the blaze on the 26th floor of a building in the 5300 block of North Sheridan about 8:30 a.m. Friday.
None Injured, But Cat Killed In High-Rise Fire In EdgewaterSeveral people rushed out of their apartments Monday morning, after a fire in a high-rise in the Edgewater neighborhood.
Motorist Accused Of Crashing Into Pedestrian In Edgewater Held On $300,000 BondA man charged with reckless homicide for a crash that killed a 71-year-old man and injured four others Wednesday in the North Side Edgewater neighborhood was released from the hospital and taken to the Cook County Jail Friday afternoon.
Motorist Charged In Edgewater Crash That Killed Man On StreetVladimir Tsemekhman, 58, faces one count of reckless homicide, a Class 3 felony, according to a statement from Chicago Police.
Driver Questioned After Fatal Edgewater CrashPolice were questioning the driver of a car that plowed into several parked cars and a CTA bus in the Edgewater neighborhood on Wednesday, killing a 71-year-old man who was putting groceries in his trunk.
One Dead, Three Hurt In Bus Crash In EdgewaterA man loading groceries into his car in Edgewater was killed late Wednesday morning, after his car was struck by another vehicle involved in a crash with a CTA bus.
Bicyclist Struck By Vehicle On Northwestern CampusThe 21-year-old woman was struck while riding her bike at Sheridan Road and Chicago Avenue at 10:50 p.m.
Seven Wounded In Shootings Across ChicagoThe most recent shooting occurred about 1:50 a.m. Friday when a 25-year-old woman was shot in the leg in the 6600 block of North Sheridan Road.