A 32-year-old woman has been charged with sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl in Chicago’s Marquette Park neighborhood. Latoya Frost was arrested about 1:30 a.m. Saturday in the6900 block of South Western. Police say the assault on the 6-year-old happened earlier that day in 7100 block of South Artesian.
Police are searching for at least two suspects after a woman was carjacked at gunpoint in Skokie. A woman told police, two men confronted her just before 6:55 p.m. Sunday as she parked her Mercedes near Skokie Boulevard.
A man died Sunday died in a crash Sunday morning in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood. Robert Jackson, 27, crashed the vehicle into a light pole at 7:28 a.m. in the 4200 block of West Division, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office.
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A man fatally shot himself while boarding a CTA bus Sunday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. The 35-year-old was boarding the bus at 8:53 p.m. when he fired a handgun, striking himself in the head
A 33-year-old man was shot early Monday in the Logan Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side. At 2:51 a.m., he was walking on the sidewalk in the 2800 block of North Whipple when someone fired shots from a Dodge Caravan
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A man was shot to death Sunday afternoon in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said. Demond Larry, 21, was shot when someone he knew entered the home he was in, argued with him and then shot him in the chest at 12:07 p.m. in the 7300 block of South Bell, according to Chicago Police.
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The suspected gunman in a fatal gas station shooting last year in south suburban Dolton was arrested. Julian Upshaw was arrested about 11:40 a.m. in the 3200 block of Emery Lane in Robbins, according to FBI spokesman Garrett Croon.
An 18-year-old man was shot early Sunday on the Southwest Side. At 2:53 a.m., he was standing with a group of people in an alley in the 2500 block of West 63rd when someone fired shots from a white sedan. The man was shot multiple times in the head and taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition
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A 47 year old man was shot and killed as he sat in his car outside a Humboldt Park taqueria. Relatives identified the victim as Mauricio Rivera. His wife was inside the restaurant ordering food at the time of the shooting. Restaurant workers told reporters Rivera was a long-time customer of Taqueria Super Burrito in the 15 hundred block of North Western.
A 12-year-old girl was sexually assaulted last year after leaving a convenience store in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. Sometime between Sept. 24 and Oct. 7, the girl was leaving the store about 4 p.m. when a masked male grabbed her from behind and pulled her into an alley in the 700 block of North Lawndale Avenue, according to an alert from Chicago Police. He then sexually assaulted her for roughly 20 minutes before running off toward Ridgeway Avenue.
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An extra-alarm fire broke out early Friday in the Marquette Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. At 12:41 a.m., fire crews responded to the two-alarm blaze at a two-story building in the 2900 block of West 63rd Street, according to a tweet from Chicago Fire Media Affairs. The building consists of an unused first-floor storefront and apartments on the second floor.
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A 26-year-old man was charged with a series of recent sexual assaults and robberies after being taken into custody on Wednesday. Tyrone Robinson, of the West Englewood neighborhood, was charged with felony counts of robbery, criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse and attempted aggravated criminal sexual assault with a weapon, according to Chicago Police.
A man was stabbed multiple times early Friday on the Near North Side. About midnight, the 32-year-old was sitting in a car with a woman in the 800 block of North Larrabee, according to Chicago Police. When he got out of the car, a woman stabbed him twice in the arm. He was waken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where his condition stabilized, police said.
A fire broke out early at a South Side apartment building leaving two people injured, including a Chicago police officer. The fire started shortly after 5 a.m. Thursday in the second-floor of an apartment at 650 E. 79th Street in the city's Chatham neighborhood,
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Four people were injured, including two Chicago police officers, in a residential fire Thursday morning in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side. Firefighters and a warming bus responded at 5:12 a.m. to the three-story building in the 600 block of East 79th Street, according to Chicago Police.
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A man has been charged in the shooting death of a 19-year-old gas station attendant. Derrick Fils, 45, was charged in the shooting death of Arshad Vahora who was killed in Dolton, Ill., in December.
A suspect is in custody in connection to an attempted home invasion last week that ended in a gunman fatally shooting his accomplice. Police said Wednesday that a person of interest is in custody in connection to the incident, which happened about 9:50 p.m. Jan. 30 in the 2400 block of West Eastwood, in Ravenswood just south of Lincoln Square. It resulted in one of the suspects fatally shooting the other on the front porch of a home, according to Chicago Police.
A person of interest is in custody in connection with a homicide and home invasion that rattled the North Side’s Lincoln Square neighborhood a little over a week ago, authorities said. The man was in custody Wednesday with charges pending related to the attack in the 2400 block of West Eastwood Avenue on Jan. 30, said Officer Ronald Westbrooks, a police spokesman.
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A man and a woman, both 90 years old, died in a fire Tuesday morning in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, authorities said. Firefighters responded at 3:12 a.m. to a report of a fire at an apartment building in the 4000 block of West Wilcox, according to Chief Michael DelGreco, a spokesman for the Chicago Fire Department.
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A 26-year-old man was shot Tuesday morning in the West Side Austin neighborhood. At 3:20 a.m., he was walking on the sidewalk in the 800 block of North Waller when he heard shots and felt pain, according to Chicago Police. He had been shot in the left ankle.
Police are warning Near West Side residents about a few recent robberies that happened in the last month. The robbers used a previously stolen vehicle, approached victims, displayed a handgun and then demanded or took property from them, according to a community alert from Chicago Police.
Danville Police investigating weekend shooting. Danville Police responded the 800 block of east Main St reference a male subject who had been shot. Officers met with the victim, who advised he had been walking eastbound on Main St when he was approached by two male / black subjects.
Two men were found dead inside a burning trailer home on South 15th Street early Monday morning, officials say. Firefighters got the call at 12:27 a.m. Monday. The trailer was gutted. The fire did not spread to any adjacent structures.
One of three teenage boys charged with trying to steal a retired police officer’s running vehicle Friday evening in the Gold Coast was arrested again Sunday night in connection to another carjacking. The 54-year-old retired officer was unloading his vehicle at 7:14 p.m. outside a hotel in the 300 block of East Ohio when a 15-year-old boy walked up to him and sat in the driver’s seat, according to Chicago Police. The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel is in the same block at 300 E. Ohio.
Rockford Police are investigating a shooting at a home on the 2800 block of Sewell Street. Police say on Saturday just after midnight they found a 56-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. He is in critical condition
A man was killed and two other people were wounded in a shooting early Sunday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said. At 12:35 a.m., the three people were standing on the sidewalk in the 11700 block of South Sangamon when shots rang out and they were struck, according to Chicago Police.