Police are asking for help as they try to catch a man who allegedly pleasured himself while watching children arrive for classes at an Old Town elementary school and peeping into a nearby home this week.
Convicted burglar Kevin Purdis was in jail on charges of stealing identities and burglary when a judge decided to release him when COVID arrived last year. Then the looting came. And, well, burglar’s gonna burgle.
At least one of the six judges who determine bail conditions for people charged with crimes in Chicago is moving to a new assignment and courthouse insiders tell CWBChicago that even more changes are coming.
Prosecutors have charged a suburban man with punching a 15-year-old boy during a carjacking while an accomplice pulled the teen’s mother room the family car outside a restaurant near Goose Island on Monday evening.
Friends encouraged Anthony McKenna to change his ways after he was shot in 2016. Instead, he allegedly threatened to shoot a man who blocked his path as he rode his bike in Boystown. McKenna has now pleaded guilty.