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Cherlyn Malvaiz suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was found sitting in a car in the 3700 block of West Eddy Street, police said.
“Give us a home or leave us alone,” the residents and others chanted at a press conference held in the park on Tuesday, asking Mayor Lori Lightfoot to direct federal relief money towards housing the homeless.
Adalberto Vergara returned home, Chicago police said.
Alexandra Betzel, an employee of Chicago’s PBS affiliate WTTW, was biking home Feb. 10 when she was hit by a Buick Enclave in the 3500 block of North Kimball. Police said the SUV had been carjacked four days earlier about a half mile from the scene of the crash.
Chicago fire officials advised against dropping off propane tanks to homeless encampments, as there is a high risk of explosion due to possible malfunctions from unsafe hookups.
No motive was given for why Victor Quiroz allegedly shot 36-year-old Usbaldo Arbelo 13 times on Nov. 5.
The man’s roommate found him on his bed about 2:50 a.m. at their home in the 3500 block of North Hamlin Avenue, Chicago police said.
A grease fire that started in the restaurant’s kitchen quickly tore through the entire building Oct. 8.
Lanes were reopened by 8:30 a.m., according to Illinois State Police.
In each case, a man pulled up in a black vehicle, pointed a flashlight at the victim and demanded the person’s ID or wallet, according to Chicago police.
A fire broke out at a home about 3 p.m. in the 3300 block of North Albany Avenue, Chicago Fire Department officials said.
Abel Lopez was shot in the head and was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.
The courts allow nonviolent offenders between 18 and 26 the opportunity to apologize, hear out their victims, do service work and have their arrest expunged.
The 48-year-old truck driver told investigators the bicyclist was in his blindspot, officials said.
Responding officers found racial slurs spray-painted on the garage doors of two homes, along with the front door of one of the homes, police said.
The demolition will mark the first step toward the eventual opening of Portillo’s third Chicago location, at the intersection of Addison Street and Kimball Avenue.
The officer was taken to Illinois Masonic Medical Center with a non-life threatening injury to the lower right calf, officials said.
The two officers were taken to the hospital for treatment, police said. They are in fair condition.
The 17-year-old was hit in the leg and the man in the arm and hip, police said.
The robber implied he had a weapon before the clerk handed over an unspecified amount of cash, police said.
Two males attempted to exit Walgreens with beer they did not pay for and were approached by a 27-year-old male employee, police said.