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Man charged with shooting ex-girlfriend in Lakeview on Saturday

George Barnett | CPD Charges have been filed in connection with the shooting of a woman in her Lakeview East apartment building early Saturday. George Barnett, 31, of Chatham is charged with felony aggravated battery by firearm and misdemeanor aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Judge David Navarro today ordered him held without bail. Prosecutors

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Our Annual Pride Advice: Enjoy The Days, Avoid The Nights

Spectators line up on the 3100 block of Broadway before the 2018 Chicago Pride Parade. | Provided Six years ago, we published our editors’ recommendations for enjoying the Chicago Pride Parade weekend safely. Unfortunately, everything we wrote back then applies equally to this year’s 50th annual celebration. Avoid Belmont. Leave at a relatively early hour.

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Man shot while driving in Edgewater

File A 28-year-old man told police that a gunman shot him in the back of the neck while he was stopped for a red light in the 1200 block of West Foster on Thursday evening. No one is in custody. Police said the man was waiting for the light to change when someone opened fire

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FBI seeks man who has robbed 2 banks this week

Surveillance images of a man who has robbed two banks this week, according to the FBI. | FBI A lone bank robber has struck twice in two days, the FBI’s Chicago Field Office said. The offender remains at large. The agency said in a bulletin that the man seen here is responsible for holding up