A group of people who robbed two victims in Old Town on Friday afternoon fired a shot during one of the holdups, according to a Chicago police report. CPD is also investigating a carjacking that occurred overnight in River North.
A Minnesota man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to attempted murder in connection with an apparently random knife attack on a River North resident who was working out in their downtown Chicago condo building’s fitness center.
Chicago police are warning about a group of armed robbers who struck four times Saturday morning. But they’re not mentioning that officers were ordered to stop pursuing the suspects and some of the victims waited hours for CPD to show up.
Two men accused of participating in a murder on a downtown Chicago bridge three years ago walked free this month after a judge found one not guilty and prosecutors dropped all charges against the other.