A man was shot in the Riverdale neighborhood on the Far South Side Monday afternoon. About 4:15 p.m., the 19-year-old was in the 600 block of East 133rd Street when he heard shots and realized he’d been shot in the leg, police said. His condition and hospital information was not immediately known.
(BRIDGEVIEW) The alleged “No Boundaries Bandit,” suspected of robbing more than a dozen banks in the Chicago area, was arrested Sunday in the western suburbs, according to a Cicero official. Rodrigo Medellin, 31, was arrested after a short chase at Roosevelt Road and 18th Street in Broadview at 3 p.m. Sunday, according to a statement
(GLENWOOD) An elderly woman died Sunday afternoon after she was involved in a crash in south suburban Glenwood. Isabell Foster, 86, died at St. James Health in Chicago Heights at 3:05 p.m. Sunday, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Foster was involved in a crash at 182nd and Halsted in Glenwood, according to
Work on the Ohio Street bridge over the Kennedy Expressway will require some ramp closures and will create significant detours for drivers downtown Wednesday night. The closures start at 9 p.m. and continue until 5 a.m. Thursday, according to a release from the Illinois Department of Transportation. The Ontario Street feeder ramp to the inbound
(AROMA PARK, Ill.) A 14-year-old boy from south suburban Chicago Heights drowned while playing in a river with friends Sunday in Kankakee County. About 2 p.m., the teen went under the water in the Kankakee River near the village of Aroma Park, State Police said. Emergency crews responded after he did not surface right away.
A man died Sunday morning after being beaten and run over with a car in the Southwest Side Little Village neighborhood. Victor Ramirez, 23, got into the fight with at least one other person about 5:30 a.m. in the 4100 block of West 26th Street, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
A man who was shot to death in the Back of the Yards neighborhood late Friday has been identified. Johnny White, 36, was found on the sidewalk in the 5400 block of South Damen with gunshot wounds to the head and thigh at 10:45 p.m. Friday, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s
All lanes of the inbound Kennedy Expressway are closed Monday afternoon on the Northwest Side because of a rollover crash involving a semi.
(ROSEMONT) A Wisconsin man who died at a Chicago-area hospital following a crash Sunday evening on the Jane Addams Tollway died of a medical issue, an autopsy found. The crash happened just before 6 p.m., when a westbound vehicle on I-90 drifted onto the shoulder and struck a wall just south of Higgins Road, according
Part of the Mannheim Road interchange at Interstate 190 near O’Hare Airport will be closed starting Tuesday for ongoing construction. The ramp from northbound Mannheim Road to westbound I-190 and the ramp from eastbound I-190 to northbound Mannheim Road will both be closed as part of the project, according to a release from the Illinois