Second Suspect Arrested In Theft Of More Than 350 Guns From UPS Facility In MemphisA Chicago man who had been on the run after police found him and a second suspect in a U-Haul van filled with stolen firearms has been arrested in connection with a gun heist in Memphis.
Chicago Pair Facing Charges After More Than 350 Guns Stolen From UPS Center In MemphisOne Chicago man is in federal custody, and another is on the run, after more than 350 firearms were stolen from a UPS distribution center in Memphis, and later turned up in south suburban Midlothian.
Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Stealing 111 Guns From Freight TrainAndrew Shelton pleaded guilty earlier this year to illegal possession of a firearm and possession of a stolen firearm.
Wisconsin Man Caught After Manhunt Prompted By Manifesto, Stolen GunsJoseph Jakubowski, 32, was spotted camping Thursday night on a farm in Readstown, about 160 miles west of Milwaukee.
Man Pleads Guilty In Theft Of More Than 100 Guns From Rail YardAndrew Shelton, also known as “Manki,” had been facing trial next month for the April 12, 2015, theft that put more than a hundred stolen Ruger firearms on the streets of Chicago.
Gang Thieves Use Rail Yards As Shopping Malls, Steal Scores Of GunsStreet gang thieves repeatedly have broken into box cars at Norfolk Southern Railway yards on the South Side, and made off with more than 150 guns in three heists since 2014.
Two Charged After Illegal Cache Of Weapons Discovered In Avalon Park HomeTina Lofton, 46, is charged with unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and a 17-year-old boy faces eight felony counts of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon by someone younger than 21 and one count of aggravated possession of stolen firearms, according to Chicago Police.
35 Guns Stolen From NW Indiana Gun ShopFederal officials are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of suspects in the theft of 35 guns Thursday from a Hammond, Ind., gun shop.
Gun Restriction Bills Fail In SpringfieldA couple of bills to further control the movement of guns in Illinois have failed to pass the state House.