Amber Alert issued for Markham kids; Rogers Park drive-by | March 15, 2018

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An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday night for two Markham children believed to be with their father. | Illinois State Police

Welcome to our morning article rounding up crime (and more) happenings from around Chicago overnight.

  • An Amber Alert has been issued for a 3-year-old boy and a 2-year-old girl who are believed to be in danger after they were taken by their father, who is a person of interest in a fatal south suburban Markham shooting, according to authorities.
An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday night for two Markham girls believed to be with their father. | Illinois State Police

An Amber Alert was issued Wednesday night for two Markham girls believed to be with their father. | Illinois State Police

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