Approximate locations of the incidents. A couple of car thieves came up empty-handed Monday afternoon after they tried to steal vehicles from at least two drivers in the River North and Streeterville neighborhoods. Shortly after 2 p.m., a would-be thief jumped into the driver’s seat of a man’s car as he was putting items in
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.
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