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Barricade stand-off ends peacefully in Lincoln Park

Police, media, and observers gather near the barricade scene on Wednesday. | @WDUGJessica A SWAT team stand-off ended peacefully in Lincoln Park on Wednesday after a man barricaded himself inside an apartment with his girlfriend, according to police and neighbors. Patrol officers responded to an apartment building on the 2500 block of North Bosworth after

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Court update: Prolific bike thief pleads guilty to 12 burglaries; Another man gets 3 years for slashing teen’s throat

Gregory Bowers was convicted of twelve burglaries and attempts. | File; CPD A prolific burglar has pleaded guilty to nine counts of burglary and three counts of attempted burglary in connection with a series of break-ins across the North Side in early 2017. Gregory Bowers, 53, burglarized residential buildings for more than a year before police caught