| Jan 11, 2012
| 3:34 PM
An undercover sting by Harvey police this morning foiled a month-long series of tow-truck driver stick-ups and ended with one of the robbers in custody and the other in an area hospital with a gunshot wound, a city spokesman said.
| Jan 13, 2012
| 7:44 PM
Two suburban women died today after collapsing while shoveling snow, authorities said.
Joan Lilek, 64, of the 9700 block of Cook Avenue in Oak Lawn, was pronounced dead at 2:17 p.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, according to the Cook...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 3:59 AM
A woman died Monday afternoon following a motor vehicle crash in the Chrysler Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side, authorities said.
Judith Standard, 72, of the 5400 block of South Tripp Avenue, was behind the wheel of a vehicle that crashed in...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:47 AM
A North Side man died Monday night after jumping out of a moving car in Hammond, Ind. during a quarrel with his wife, authorities said.
Dinesh Sherestha, 46, of the 5800 block of North Sheridan Road, was pronounced dead at 10:37 p.m. at Advocate Christ...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 5:09 PM
A man who was fatally shot Tuesday night in the Brainerd neighborhood has been identified, officials said.
Police were called to the 1500 block of West 91st Street at about 6:15 p.m., said Chicago Police News Affairs Sgt. Antoinette Ursitti.
| Mar 23, 2012
| 9:43 PM
A woman was killed and three other people were injured in a car crash this morning in the Archer Heights neighborhood, police said.
A car rear-ended another at 4950 S. Pulaski Road about 4 a.m. and then ran into a pole, police said.
A woman in that...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 2:42 PM
A 22-year-old Chicago man was charged with reckless homicide with a motor vehicle in connection with a crash that killed an Oak Lawn woman early Friday morning on the Southwest Side, according to police.
Mario Mandujano, of the 4700 block of South...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:24 PM
A man charged with murder after turning himself in to detectives at a South Side church is an uncle of the slaying victim's son, prosecutors said today.
Ronnie Weathersby, 22, of the 7800 block of South May Street, arranged to be arrested at the New...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 1:58 PM
One motorist was killed and another placed under arrest following a 2-car wreck early today in the Brighton Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side that also injured four other people, authorities said.
The collision happened about 2 a.m. near Sawyer...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 6:43 PM
Two teenagers were wounded, one fatally, within minutes of each other this afternoon in separate shootings on the South Side in the city’s Back of the Yards and Chatham neighborhoods.
The first shooting happened about 12:23 p.m. on the 5000...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 5:38 PM
A man was fatally shot in a car in a West Englewood alley this morning, police said.
The man was identified as Eric Saunders, 34, of the 5000 block of South Damen Avenue, and was declared dead at 10:30 a.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn,...