They were charged with a range of offenses including reckless conduct, loitering, resisting police and damaging an officer’s bicycle, police said Sunday.
Two days after a shooting outside Old Orchard Mall, Skokie Police Chief Tony Scarpelli on Sunday said police continue searching for the gunman. The victim injured in the Friday night shooting, underwent surgery on Saturday and remained hospitalized.
A Northwest Indiana woman accused of photographing herself molesting a 3-year-old for her boyfriend pleaded guilty Friday to two of the 13 felony charges against her. Tara Tryon, 23, of Wanatah, Ind., will serve 10 years for Class B felony child molesting and eight years for Class C felony child exploitation if Indiana’s Porter Superior Judge William Alexa accepts her plea at a July 12 sentencing hearing.
A 21-year-old Aurora woman has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and ordered to undergo counseling after being convicted of stealing a puppy last fall from a Naperville pet store.
Three men were killed and 13 other people have been wounded in shootings across Chicago since Friday night.
A 12-year-old boy was shot in an arm Saturday afternoon in Little Village.
Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation on Saturday that doubles the maximum prison term — to six years — for anyone who uses social media and text messaging to organize violent “flash mobs” like those that have occurred on North Michigan Avenue’s Magnificent Mile and in other tourist areas.
A Robbins man who’s been jailed since September on a shooting charge in the south suburb has been charged with first-degree murder in a separate case, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart said Saturday.
A 49-year-old Franklin Park man is accused of using his cellphone video camera to record women in a unisex bathroom at Elmhurst Hospital.
A boy was shot and wounded Friday night outside Old Orchard Shopping Center in Skokie, near where a carnival was being held, but the police would say little about what happened.
Three men were killed and at least eight other people were wounded in violence around the city since Friday night. On the South Side, a 17-year-old was shot to death in the Chatham neighborhood, police said.
Three teenagers sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl and posted the attacks on Facebook, Cook County prosecutors said Friday. Justin Applewhite, 16, Kenneth Brown, 15, and Scandale Fritz, 16, attacked the girl at Fritz’ home in the 400 block of West 60th Place on Dec. 15, …
Police in northwest suburban Park Ridge say a 63-year-old Chicago man conducted a fictitious business that defrauded people in at least four states and they are now looking for additional victims.
A female was hospitalized after she was stabbed in the head on the Far South Side early Friday, police said. The female, whose age was not immediately available, was stabbed about 12:50 a.m. in the 13200 block of South Vernon Avenue, said police News Affairs …
Two men were wounded during a shooting early Friday in the Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side. The men were standing outside in the 11700 block of South Lafayette Avenue at 2:15 a.m. when they heard shots and felt pain, police News Affairs Officer …