3 stabbed in fight in Lakeview East, Chicago police say

CHICAGO (WLS) — Three people were stabbed after a fight in Lakeview East Sunday night, Chicago police said. A 24-year-old woman got into a verbal altercation with two women and a man at about 11:27 p.m. in the 1000-block of West Belmont Avenue, police said. The altercation became physical and the 24-year-old woman took out … Read more

Chicago shooting: Girl, 16, shot while inside car being parked by family member on South Side

CHICAGO (WLS) — A 16-year-old girl was wounded inside a car in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side Friday morning, Chicago police said. The victim was in the passenger seat of a car while a family member parked in the 8000-block of South Stewart Avenue at about 2:19 a.m. when shots were fired from … Read more

CTA driver injured after group throws rocks at bus in West Woodlawn: CPD

CHICAGO (WLS) — A CTA bus driver was injured after Chicago police said a group threw rocks at the bus Wednesday night in the West Woodlawn neighborhood. The 30-year-old driver was in the 500 block of East 63rd Street at about 10:39 p.m. when police said she crossed the group throwing rocks. One of the … Read more

CPD release photos of suspect in Rogers Park attempted sex assault that left woman severely injured

CHICAGO (WLS) — Chicago police are looking for a man they said tried to sexually assault a woman, severely injuring her, in her own Rogers Park apartment building last month. CPD just released two surveillance photos of the person they are looking for, showing a man between 35 and 45; about 5-feet, 8-inches to 5-feet, … Read more

Chicago crime: Burglars target seniors with ‘fake mechanical problem’ on Northwest Side, police say

CHICAGO (WLS) — The Chicago Police Department issued a warning after a series of burglaries targeting seniors on the city’s Northwest Side. SEE ALSO | Chicago crime: Armed robbers target West Englewood businesses, police say Police said robbers working in tandem hit at least eight homes in recent weeks. The most recent happened Saturday afternoon. … Read more

Chicago shooting: 3 shot in West Englewood, police say

CHICAGO (WLS) — Three people were shot on the city’s South Side Saturday night, the Chicago Police Department said. A 40-year-old man and a 58-year-old man were standing outside in the West Englewood neighborhood’s 5700 block of South Paulina Street at about 8:48 p.m. when they heard several shots fired and felt pain, Chicago police … Read more

Chicago mass shooting: Teen is 3rd charged after 9 shot, 2 fatally, outside McDonald’s, CPD says

CHICAGO (WLS) — A third person is now facing charges after a deadly mass shooting outside a McDonald’s on Chicago’s Near North Side. Chicago police said the 17-year-old turned himself in on Thursday. He is facing a felony gun charge. Two Chicago men, 21-year-old Jaylun Sanders and 20-year-old Kameron Abram, were also charged after the … Read more

Chicago crime: Man charged in knife attack on CTA Red Line train in Englewood

CHICAGO (WLS) — A man has been charged in a knife attack on a CTA Red Line train on the city’s South Side, the Chicago Police Department said. David Spearman, 26, allegedly stabbed a 21-year-old on a train in Englewood Thursday night, Chicago police said. The 21-year-old victim was on a train in the 200 … Read more

‘Sick and tired of this feeling’: Bulls’ Dosunmu, Mayor Lightfoot join Auburn Gresham peace walk

CHICAGO (WLS) — With the nation reeling from a series of mass shootings, and gun violence touching every corner of Chicago, hundreds gathered Friday night to demand change. In the streets of Auburn Gresham, there was a message of peace from community members determined to walk the walk. “Parents and guardians must take authority over … Read more

Chicago police on lookout for threats ahead of Pride Fest after Lakeview shooting, Idaho arrests

CHICAGO (WLS) — The roads were blocked off Friday as people slowly gathered for the Taste of Randolph. “I just wanted to come out with my friends to enjoy some House music and just have a few drinks,” said Tristan Tongue, who attended the event. With the right beat, any social gathering is worth kicking … Read more