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Robbery alert issued for Wrigleyville area

Police issued a robbery alert for the area near Wrigleyville Field on Tuesday. Detectives typically release alerts when they believe a series of crimes have been committed by the same individual or group. According to the alert, three of the recent robberies in Lakeview are connected to a team of men who approach victims as

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No “Smollett Deal” For You! 77-year-old inventor of the Wrigleyville rooftop suddenly has a criminal record — For filing a false police report

Robert Racky (inset) and the rooftop business he started with three lawnchairs as seen today. | CPD; jessedouglas on Flickr It’s been quite a ride for Robert Racky. Armed only with a few lawn chairs, the now 77-year-old businessman literally invented the Wrigleyville rooftop business that lets Cubs fans watch home games from the rooftops of homes

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Wrigleyville home invasion brings attempted murder charge

Lorenzo Shorter attacked the woman in a third-floor apartment in this courtyard building, police said. A North Lawndale man was charged today with attempted murder and other felonies in connection with a Monday afternoon home invasion in the Wrigleyville neighborhood. New details about the incident emerged during an afternoon bond hearing for 22-year-old Lorenzo Shorter