A man was killed and at least 12 other people were hurt in shootings across Chicago on Friday, according to police. The fatal shooting happened about 4:40 p.m. in Little Village.
Chicago Sun-Times, Sat, Dec 20 2014 @ 02:26 AM
A woman who died after being struck by a train Friday morning committed suicide, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner. Christina Birkmeyer, 23, of the 7700 block of 167th Place in Tinley Park, was hit shortly midnight Friday, as the Rock Island District train No.
Patch.com, Sat, Dec 20 2014 @ 05:40 PM
Willie Lofton, 51, was in a vehicle when it crashed on Nov. 28 near the intersection of Monroe and Oak, according to Bloomington police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Chicago Sun-Times, Sat, Dec 20 2014 @ 05:06 PM
A west suburban man charged with advertising prostitution on a website was ordered held on a $25,000 bond Friday. Abraham Banda, 31, of Lyons, faces two counts of promoting prostitution, a Class 4 felony, according to a statement from the Cook County sheriff's office.
Chicago Sun-Times, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 09:21 PM
A Lyons man believed to be behind a west suburban prostitution operation was arrested earlier this week on charges of promoting prostitution. Abraham Banda, 31, was the subject of joint investigation by the Cook County Sheriff's vice unit and the Berwyn Police Department .
Patch.com, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 08:47 PM
A 30-year-old Palatine man has pleaded guilty to an obscenity charge related to contact with a teenager, court records show. Brian Rossetti, who taught physical education at Wheeling High School for about five months from August 2009 to January 2010, was charged with sexual abuse earlier this year.
Daily Herald, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 07:16 PM
A man was ordered held on $1 million bond Thursday after prosecutors claimed he was part of a group that beat a man then shot him dead in Chatham, Homicide Watch Chicago reports. On Dec. 21, 2013, Leroy Griffin was walking with an acquaintance to a gas station near 79th and State streets when a green vehicle stopped nearby, said Assistant State's Attorney Beth Novy.
My FOX Chicago, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 04:45 PM