An elderly man was shot and killed in a gangway on the South Side early Saturday, as he left his home for dialysis treatment. Chicago Police say William Strickland, 72, was waiting for a PACE van to pick him up near the northeast corner of 95th Street and South Eberhart Avenue, when he was shot about 3:30 a.m. His grandson reportedly heard the gunshots that killed him. Strickland was found laying in the gangway. He was pronounced dead at the […]
A Cook County judge set bail at $350,000 each for two Gage Park High School students charged with sexually assaulting a classmate with mental disabilities last week at the South Side school.According to a Chicago police report, the 15-year-old victim was lured on Feb. 20 into a band room, where Kory Lindsey, of the 6900 block of South Maplewood Avenue, coerced her to perform a sex act while Bernard Strong, of the 6700 block of South Artesian Avenue, acted as […]
Chicago police have issed an alert to businesses along the Magnificent mile. According to police, a large group of teenagers may be planning to meet near Chicago and State Street sometime Saturday, March 2 to engage in some type of disruptive behavior. Anyone in the area is asked to be aware of any large group of teens, and to call 911 if they suspect anything out of the ordinary.