| Joy District A 24-year-old woman is in serious condition after being beaten and having a chemical substance poured on her face in a River North bar early Thursday, according to police. Police and fire department personnel responded at 1:15 a.m. to Joy District, 112 West Hubbard, where witnesses reported that the woman had been
Pedro Strop | MLB Cubs pitcher Pedro Strop told reporters that his car was stolen in Chicago yesterday—and he was still dealing with the matter as the team started playing the Dodgers at Wrigley Field. “I was still giving them my information in the fourth inning,” Strop said. “I told them, ‘I have to go.
UPDATE: CWBChicago has now received video showing an armed man pulling his weapon to ward off two teens near the Magnificent Mile. Full story and video here.——————Here we go again! Chicago police on Monday said 21 people were arrested Saturday around the River North and Magnificent Mile neighborhoods in the first “mob” activity of 2019.
Approximate location of this morning’s robbery. | Google A visitor from Venezuela was robbed at gunpoint as she sat in her car in the Streeterville neighborhood early Saturday, according to police reports. Two men approached the 24-year-old woman in the 900 block of North Dewitt and opened her car doors around 12:55 a.m. One of
Ricardo Camargo is charged with severely beating a man with a baseball bat. | CPD; Google A Lower West Side man who’s accused of severely beating another man with a baseball bat in Streeterville last week is facing two serious problems: Prosecutors charged him with multiple felonies and a group of car thieves stole the
Prosecutors say cops seized 148 pounds of pot from Nicholas Sayegh’s apartment. | CPD; Google Update August 27, 2021 — Nicholas Sayegh pleaded gulity to manufacture-delivery of between 2,000 and 5,000 grams of cannabis. He was sentenced to two years probation, which he completed satisfactorily on August 24. Chicago authorities say they found over $1.6
Locations of this morning’s two robberies. | Multiplotrr A Northwestern University law student is one of two persons targeted in separate robberies around the Streeterville neighborhood overnight. No one is in custody. Police believe the muggings are the work of a single robbery crew that has been targeting the area since March 1st. The first
Approximate locations of the reported robberies. | Multiplottr A robbery crew is working in the Streeterville area, targeting people who are walking with phones in their hands, according to a community alert issued by Area Central detectives. Community alerts are typically issued when investigators believe a series of crimes are the work of the same
TV star Jussie Smollett (inset) told police he was the victim of an anti-black, anti-gay hate crime near this intersection. FULL UPDATE POSTED HERE: Police confirm Smollett told them to turn off their body cameras before taking his report. Still no video of attackers, police say. Investigation continues. MORE. ————————————- We’ve had quite a few
Andrew D. Jones and the approximate locations of the three incidents. | CPD; Multiplotrr A Wheaton man is accused of setting small fires in the stairwells of three Streeterville high-rise buildings last week, including Northwestern Memorial Hospital and the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, according to court records. No one has been injured. Andrew D. Jones, 28, is
Macy’s security officers disarmed a shoplifter who threatened them with a handgun, police said. | Google Police are investigating at least three robberies reported in the Loop and nearby Streeterville on Tuesday evening. No arrests have been made. In the first case, a woman from out-of-town told police that three or four men pushed her