A man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for stealing people’s credit cards and identities while posting as a ride-hail service driver in Chicago. It’s the second time Gabriel Jackson has gone to the big house for the same scam.
A group of armed carjackers who caravaned across the North Side are suspected of hijacking two drivers in Wrigleyville and another in North Center after robbing a man in Lincoln Square on Tuesday night. Chicago police say no arrests have been made in the hour-long crime spree.
A man found stabbed at the Addison Red Line station told Chicago police that he was attacked by a migrant who emerged from a tent erected in front of the nearby Town Hall (19th) District police station.
An Uptown man charged last month with repeatedly stealing mail from a Loop condo building is now accused of doing the same thing at seven residential buildings across the North Side, according to Chicago police.
Newly released surveillance videos show a serial burglar breaking into one of Wrigleyville’s longest-running neighborhood bars last week. Chicago police have linked the case to three other break-ins at bars along the Wrigleyville entertainment strip.
A Chicago man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in the suburbs in January is now accused of sexually assaulting a second woman at his North Side apartment before prosecutors approved charges in the first case.