A woman was wounded in a shooting Sunday in the Loop. Authorities responded about 1:55 p.m. to a building in the 100 block of West Adams Street and located a female in the lobby with a gunshot wound to her thigh, Chicago police and fire officials said. She was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, officials said.
CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was stabbed in the back and killed in broad daylight Saturday afternoon on South Wacker Drive near Van Buren Street downtown. As CBS 2’s Steven Graves reported, the assailant remained at large Saturday night. And while the crime happened in the shadow of the Willis Tower – which is located just a block to the north – the area where it happened is also a place that not too many people frequent.
Police were looking for the person who fatally stabbed a woman Saturday afternoon on South Wacker Drive in Chicago's Loop. At approximately 4 p.m. in the area of South Wacker and West Van Buren Street, a 31-year-old woman was on the sidewalk when an unknown man approached her an produced a knife, police said.
CHICAGO (CBS) — The warm weekend brought a flood of people to downtown Chicago, but there was growing concern after at least two shootings damaged businesses – and a shootout also nearly killed a man. CBS 2’s Steven Graves looked into crime numbers Sunday, and also talked to people who witnessed the shootings.
CHICAGO -- A 15-year-old girl was critically injured when she was shot on Chicago's Lake Shore Drive near Grant Park late Thursday night - at least the third shooting on the famed roadway along Lake Michigan since early April. According to police, the girl, who had her learner's permit, had stopped the pickup truck she was driving at a red light when an unknown person fired shots into the vehicle, striking her in the abdomen.
CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman was was injured Wednesday evening when she hit a Land Rover while riding a bicycle in River North. At 6:15 p.m., a Land Rover headed south on LaSalle Boulevard proceeded through the intersection with the green light when the 33-year-old woman entered the intersection traveling west on Hubbard Street, police said.
Chain-reaction crash on Lake Shore Drive leaves 1 dead, 1 critically injured, others hurt, Chicago police say
A man died, a woman was critically injured and two men were seriously injured when the driver of a sedan lost control and hit multiple vehicles at Monroe and Lake Shore drives downtown early Wednesday, according to police. Chicago police were called to the 400 block of East Monroe at 12:20 a.m. for a traffic collision involving four vehicles, according to a media notification.
One person was killed and three others were injured early Wednesday in a Lake Shore Drive crash involving four cars in downtown Chicago, according to police. The crash took place at around 12:20 a.m., authorities said. A black Chrysler 300 was traveling at a high rate of speed northbound on Lake Shore Drive approaching East Monroe Drive when the driver lost control and rear-ended a gray Toyota 4Runner also driving northbound, according to police.
Chicago police said officers arrested Jamaal Huffman, 26, after he was identified as the person who allegedly struck Maria Sara Chiqui, a 55-year-old Chicagoan, in the 300 block of South Wabash Avenue about 5:30 p.m. Friday Chiqui had been crossing the street at the intersection of Wabash and Jackson Boulevard when a red BMW being driven north at a “high rate of speed” hit her before the driver “attempted to flee the scene,” according to a police media notification.
Pedestrian walks into oncoming traffic on Lake Shore Drive in Gold Coast, critically hurt, police say
A 29-year-old pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and critically injured Saturday evening, snarling traffic in the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive in the Gold Coast neighborhood, officials said. The crash happened about 7:10 p.m., and involved two vehicles and a male pedestrian in the 1000 block of North Lake Shore Drive, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
West Garfield Park man charged with weekend shooting of woman in River North, ordered held without bail
A 37-year-old West Garfield Park man is accused of shooting a 35-year-old woman after throwing water at her, punching her and throwing her to ground during a dispute between two groups of people early Sunday in the River North neighborhood, Chicago police and Cook County prosecutors said. Keith Longstreet, of the 4100 block of West West End Avenue, was charged with felony attempted murder and aggravated battery in a shooting in the 200 block of West Illinois Street, in which a woman was seriously injured, police said.
A 17-year-old boy was rescued by Chicago firefighters early Friday after falling four stories down a shaft between buildings in the Old Town neighborhood, officials said. The teen was on a rooftop with friends when he fell between the buildings in the 1200 block of North LaSalle Drive about 4 a.m., according to police.
CHICAGO (CBS) — A man armed with a rifle robbed one woman and physically assaulted another Thursday morning in the Loop, police said. Shortly after 9:45 a.m., a 19-year-old woman was walking on the sidewalk near Washington Street and Wabash Avenue, when a man armed with a rifle walked up to her and punched her in the face, then hit her in the head with the rifle.
CHICAGO -- A man brandishing a rifle was taken into custody Thursday by Chicago police in the city's Loop business district after striking a woman with the weapon and attempting to carjack a second woman. No shots were fired when the man, who hasn't been identified, was arrested, said Chicago police spokesman Officer Anthony Spicuzza, who noted the man pointed his rifle at officers before he tried to flee.
Man shot 3 times in the head at Lake Shore Drive stoplight after someone yelled gang slogans at him near Chicago Avenue, cops say
A Cicero man was shot three times in the head, including his nose and eyebrow, after a person made gang signs and shouted gang slogans at him as he waited for a red light to change on Lake Shore Drive near Chicago Avenue late Tuesday, Chicago police said.
It's not currently known what the rapper's condition is Lil Reese is in hospital after he and two other men were shot at a Chicago parking garage.According to CWB Chicago, the rapper (real name Tavares Taylor) was shot in Chicago’s River North neighbourhood on Saturday morning (May 15).
A witness called 911 early Saturday after seeing a man who was the victim of a stabbing get off a Blue Line train at a Loop subway station, Chicago police said.The 35-year-old man exited a CTA Blue Line train shortly before 2:30 a.m. in the 200 block of South Dearborn Street in the Loop neighborhood and asked for water from a person waiting on the CTA platform, police said in a media notification.
After spending months on a ventilator, 65-year-old Renato Aquino is on his way to recovery after becoming the first known patient with COVID-19 to receive a “COVID-to-COVID double lung transplant” in the United States.Sundstrom later learned from a news story that Northwestern Medicine were performing lunch transplants on COVID-10 patients and mentioned it to her uncle's doctors, who then got Aquino transferred to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in February.
Just months ago, Renato Aquino's family was told to say their goodbyes and start planning funeral arrangements.But Aquino, a health care worker from suburban Glenview Heights, defied the odds and received one of the first-known "COVID-to-COVID" double lung transplants in the U.S. Alongside his niece, the 65-year-old addressed reporters at Northwestern Memorial Hospital on Friday, which marked exactly one year since he experienced shortness of breath and drove himself to an emergency room.