The Big News Roll
(OAK FOREST) A Chicago man has been charged in connection with a Sunday shooting in southwest suburban Oak Forest that left one man injured. Luis Gonzalez, 33, of the 5500 block of South Kolin, was charged Monday with one count of aggravated battery with a firearm, reckless discharge of a firearm and vehicular invasion, according
A man was shot Monday night in the Belmont Cragin neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 21-year-old man was standing outside in the 2400 block of North Lamon at 8:50 p.m. when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He was shot in the buttocks and side and taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center,
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. The man was taken to Christ Medical Center with two gunshot wounds
(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
Anthony Rizzo missed his seventh game Monday because of back soreness, and if he hadn’t improved enough to play by Tuesday he faces a possible precautionary MRI. “Still a little, and if it doesn’t clear up maybe we get an MRI just to make sure everything’s OK,” manager Rick Renteria said. “But he’s doing fine.
(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