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Man Charged With Lakeview Triple Shooting

Smothers | Chicago Police Prosecutors have charged a 22-year-old Rogers Park man with shooting three people this morning in the 2900 block of North Sheffield. Smothers held by police. | CWBChicago Reader Ricky Smothers is charged with aggravated battery with a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon, illegal possession of ammunition. Prosecutors said they filed an additional

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Lakeview: Cops Investigate Monday Night Home Invasion

Chicago police are investigating an armed home invasion reported Monday evening in the 3200 block of North Seminary. A woman called police around 10:30 p.m. after an unknown man entered her apartment with a gun. She described the intruder as a black man who wore a ski mask, dark pants, dark tennis shoes, and a dark

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Clerk Maced As Shoplifting Mob Strikes Halloween Store

Here’s a costume idea, ladies. | HalloweenCostumes.com Four shoplifters pepper sprayed a clerk and stole costumes during a Monday afternoon robbery of Halloween Hallway, the pop-up holiday store that operates in the former Walgreens space at 2801 N. Broadway. The crew entered the store around 3:30 p.m. and blasted the employee with “mace” when they