A gunman who opened fire on a River North street over the weekend shot the rear window of a passing car, but no injuries were reported. The incident does not bode well for River North, which had as many shooting victims in 2021 as during the two previous years combined.
A group of attackers beat and robbed a man on the Jackson Red Line platform Sunday night — then, they returned an hour later to beat and rob a second victim, according to police. Two juveniles are facing charges.
On Sunday evening, an armed man stole a car by confronting a restaurant valet attendant in the Fulton River District. It’s at least the fourth time valet stands have been targeted in the past three weeks.
Just eight months after authorities released him early from prison on an attempted murder sentence he received for stabbing his girlfriend 17 times with a butcher knife, Peter Jones viciously attacked his new girlfriend with an axe on New Year’s Eve, prosecutors said.