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.
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.
Three people showed up at Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Friday morning after being shot in Uptown, according to Chicago police. They are the eighth, ninth, and tenth people shot in the neighborhood this month.
Four people were wounded in a gang-related shooting in Uptown on Saturday afternoon, according to Chicago police and law enforcement sources. The gunmen are suspected of firing shots in another part of Uptown just minutes before the shooting, but no one was injured there.