A police officer who brought a stray dog to Dolton Animal Hospital Sunday around noon found several dead dogs inside and many dogs in "various stages of emaciation," according to the Cook County Sheriff's office. The sheriff isinvestigating, said Deputy Chief Michael Anton, after four dead dogs, nine sick dogs and one sick cat were found in the hospital's basement.
Patch.com, Mon, Sep 22 2014 @ 12:18 AM
A suburban Chicago animal hospital is under investigation after a police officer found four dead dogs at the facility, Cook County authorities said. But a Dolton officer discovered the deceased dogs when he brought a stray to the Dolton Animal Hospital on Sunday, Sheriff's Deputy Chief Michael Anton said.
My FOX Chicago, Mon, Sep 22 2014 @ 08:17 AM
Two people were killed and at least 29 others - including a 12-year-old boy - were wounded in weekend shootings across the city since Friday night. About 6:50 p.m., Davontae Harrison, 21, was driving in the 3900 block of West Ferdinand when someone opened fire and shot him in the chest, police and the Cook County medical examiner's office said.
Chicago Sun-Times, Mon, Sep 22 2014 @ 02:57 AM
A registered sex offender from Summit was arrested and charged after he was allegedly observed talking to several young children outside of St. Rene Elementary School on the 6300 block of South New England Avenue in Chicago on Sept. 10. Karl Trujillo, of the 7300 block of West Archer Avenue, was arrested and charged after approaching the children at about 3 p.m., police said.
Southwest News-Herald, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 10:50 PM
A 16-year-old boy was shot to death and at least 13 other people were wounded in shootings across the city from Friday night to Saturday morning. The teen and six other people were shot in three separate incidents that occurred within blocks of each other in West Garfield Park.
CBS Local, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 01:48 PM
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart speaks to the media at the Cook County Sheriff's Office in Maywood, Ill., on Friday, February 1, 2013. Sheriff Dart provided updated information on the mistaken release of inmate Steven L. Robbins.
Chicago Sun-Times, Sun, Sep 21 2014 @ 04:26 PM
A legal battle between Chicago and one of its suburbs is turning increasingly heated, with the city accusing Harvey of "stealing" tens of millions of dollars worth of water while the suburb's spokesman implied that it's been gouged for years by its bigger neighbor. A Cook County judge on Friday denied a second request by Chicago for the court to take control of a lucrative stream of money that Harvey collects from selling Chicago water to tens of thousands of south suburban residents and businesses.
Chicago Tribune, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 01:58 AM