| Oct 1, 2011
| 6:23 AM
A Chicago Heights man died after being shot four blocks from his home early Saturday morning, officials said.
Keithen Rice, 20, of the 1200 block of Center Avenue, was was shot near the intersection of 15th Street and Shields Avenue, a spokesman for the...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 1:38 PM
A 3-month-old boy injured at a Chicago Heights home this week died in a child abuse homicide, and authorities are investigating his parents for allegations of abuse, authorities said today.
Aaron Sweatt, of the 200 block of Arcadia Avenue in Park...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 8:20 PM
Chicago Heights police were questioning a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a Chicago Heights man in the south suburb on Friday, police said Saturday night.
An autopsy conducted Saturday determined that Derrick Bell, 19, of the 500 block of...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 4:08 PM
A missing elderly man in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease has been located, Chicago police said late this afternoon.
A missing persons alert was issued by police Wednesday morning for Bafia Wladyslaw, 76, who was driving a 2003 green Ford minivan...
| Jul 9, 2011
| 1:29 PM
A 10-year-old University Park boy apparently drowned Friday afternoon at an apartment complex in south suburban Steger, officials said.
Anthony Perkins, of the 700 block of Spring Court in University Park, was pronounced dead at 3:31 p.m. at Saint...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 2:53 PM
A 48-year-old man who was in a coma after a fight over a bicycle in Ford Heights this week died today from his injuries, the Cook County Sheriff's Department said.
Ronald Wade, of the 1000 block of Lexington Circle in Ford Heights, was charged with...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 3:18 PM
A man accused of beating an older man in a fight over a bicycle in Ford Heights last week has been charged in the other man’s murder, authorities said.
Fred Barnes, 48, died Saturday from head injuries suffered in the July 11 attack, the Cook...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 1:46 PM
A 40-year-old Steger woman who allegedly drove over her child in Crete Wednesday evening was booked into the Will County Adult Detention Facility today on two counts of aggravated DUI.
Yvette Y. Guerrero-Silva of the 400 block of Richton Road is...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 5:34 AM
A 53-year-old man died in a single-car crash in Glenwood Saturday night, according to authorities.
James Lemieux, of the 500 block of East 144th Street, was pronounced dead at 10:12 p.m. at Franciscan St. James Health hospital in Chicago Heights, a...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:17 AM
A man was found fatally shot Monday night in the driveway of his home in south suburban Chicago Heights.
Someone shot Kevin Allison, 42, at his home in the 500 block of Concord Court, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
| Mar 3, 2012
| 5:48 AM
A 55-year-old man who was hit by a car on Illinois Route 30 in Chicago Heights Wednesday died Friday afternoon, according to authorities.
An eastbound car hit him near East End Avenue just before 8 p.m. on Feb. 29, according to a news release from the...