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Charges filed in creepy Lincoln Park stalking case

Jonathan Chain (inset) and video images of the Aug.11th “Peeping Tom” incident. | CPD; Ring Well, well, well. Would you look at this. Chicago police on Tuesday announced that a Skokie man is being charged with felony residential burglary and felony stalking after a 26-year-old Lincoln Park woman identified him as the man who repeatedly

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Lakeview blotter: 5 arrested after shoplifting mob strikes Jewel-Osco; No injuries in LSD “shots fired” incident; More…

The Jewel-Osco store at 3531 North Broadway in Boystown. | Google Two adults and three juveniles were arrested after a shoplifting mob struck the Jewel-Osco, 3531 North Broadway, in Boystown early Tuesday. “It was crazy,” a witness told CWBChicago this morning. “These six kids were trying to steal half the store. When they got confronted,

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More security cameras coming to River North

A Chicago police POD camera in Lakeview | Google By Inside Publications With criminal activity and quality of life crimes still menacing the River North community, Ald. Brendan Reilly (42nd) and the River North Residents Association have identified locations where additional Chicago police POD cameras should be installed. The River North area, known for its

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Gunman carjacks 79-year-old in Lincoln Park

A senior citizen was carjacked at gunpoint Monday afternoon in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, police said. No one is in custody. The 79-year-old man was in his car on the 500 block of West Grant place when a gray SUV pulled in front of him and a gunman emerged. The offender approached the victim, put

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Suspect sought in Lincoln Park bank robbery

Surveillance images of the robbery suspect. | FBI A reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of a man who robbed a bank in Lincoln Park on Thursday afternoon. Police responded to the PNC Bank at 2600 North Halsted around 2:45 p.m. after the robber passed a note demanding money. The