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  • Man found guilty in brutal murder of Hinsdale woman in 2017

    HINSDALE, Ill. —  The man charged with killing a Hinsdale woman was found guilty on all counts Friday Dominic Sanders was on trial for the murder of 51-year-old Andrea Urban who was killed in May 2017. Urban was found beaten and stabbed to death in her home. Urban’s 17-year-old son discovered his mother lying a pool of blood in their kitchen. Prosecutors said the attack was so violent, the knife used, was found broken in-two. Sanders has served prison time […]

  • WGN-TV to cover ‘The Big Game’ with daily reports and specials -‘Legends of the Big Game’ with Jarrett Payton

    CHICAGO, January 24, 2020 — Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV will be covering ‘The Big Game” starting Monday, with updates from Miami in WGN Morning News and with Jarrett Payton in WGN News at Nine, with interviews, insights and action.  He will also report every night on “GN Sports,” the new weeknight sports show debuting on Tuesday, January 28 at 10:30pm. Additionally, on Wednesday, January 29 at 7pm WGN presents an all-new half hour special, “Legends of the Big Game.”  Featuring […]

  • ‘Unknown object’ stolen from Midway Airport’s Cannabis Amnesty box

    CHICAGO — Chicago police said someone stole “an unknown object” from inside a Cannabis Amnesty Box at a Chicago airport. Police spokesperson Anthony Guglielmi said someone reached into a box at Midway International Airport on Jan. 20 around 6 p.m. and removed an unknown object from inside. Twelve Cannabis Amnesty Boxes were put in place at Chicago O’Hare International Airport and one was placed at Midway so travelers could place their narcotics inside before they boarded a plane. Doing so […]

  • Missing teen and 7-month-old son from Crown Point found safe; Silver Alert canceled

    CROWN POINT, Ind. — A Silver Alert has been canceled for a missing 16-year-old girl and her 7-month-old baby. Crown Point police announced Friday morning the teen and infant boy have been located and are are safely back in the custody of the Indiana Department of Children and Family Services. The teen turned herself, along with her son, into the Gary Police Department around 8 a.m., according to officials. A Silver Alert was issued Thursday for the mother and son. […]

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  • Man fatally shot in drive-thru of Walgreens on South Side

    CHICAGO —  A 27-year-old man was killed after a shooting at a Walgreens in the Chatham neighborhood. Chicago police said the man was sitting in the drive-thru of the Walgreens at 11 E. 75th Street around 9:45 p.m. Thursday, when an occupant in a black sedan fired shots. The 27-year-old was shot in the head and pronounced dead on the scene. The medical examiner has identified him as Kendredge T.E. Dillard. A female passenger was taken to St. Bernards Hospital […]

  • Warning issued after armed Red Line robberies downtown targeting juveniles

    CHICAGO — Police have issued a warning after two recent Red Line robberies targeting juveniles. The first robbery took place on Jan. 8 at around 3 p.m. in the 1100 block of North State Street. Two days later, police responded to a Red Line robbery in the 100 block of North State Street just after 1:45 p.m. Police said the suspects are approaching juveniles on the Red Line, display or imply that they have a gun and then take the […]

  • 12-year-old charged with battery after allegedly stabbing classmate in the face with scissors

    CHICAGO — A 12-year-old boy has been charged after allegedly stabbing a 13-year-old classmate at a West Pullman school. Police said the boy got into a fight with a 13-year-old at the Chicago Collegiate Charter School, 11816 S. Indiana Ave., on Wednesday. The 12-year-old was accused of pulling out a pair of scissors and stabbing the 13-year-old twice in the face and once in the leg. The boy was taken to Comer Children’s Hospital where he was stabilized. The 12-year-old […]

  • Man dies, 15-year-old critical following South Side crash

    CHICAGO — A man died Wednesday night and a 15-year-old is in critical condition following a South Side crash. Just after 9:30 p.m., police were dispatched to the 2700 block of West 82nd Street, on the report of a single-vehicle crash. After an investigation, police believe a black 2020 Dodge Durango was traveling eastbound on 82nd Street when its back tire blew out, causing the driver to lose control. The vehicle went onto the sidewalk, struck a light pole and […]

  • Man charged with sexual assault, robbery of woman on Red Line

    CHICAGO — Police have arrested a 27-year-old man following a reported sexual assault and robbery on a Red Line train. Antoine Jackson was arrested Tuesday in the 6700 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue. He’s accused of exposing himself and inappropriately touching a 24-year-old woman on the Red Line near the Morse stop. Police said Jackson also took her personal belongings. He has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, attempted sexual assault, robbery and aggravated battery in a public […]

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