Erin Meyer

Court Reporter @ErinMeyer1 emeyer@dnainfo.com
Jefferson Park, Portage Park & Norwood Park »

July 29, 2014

Man Took Bite of Another Man's Arm at Block Party, Prosecutors Say

An off-duty police officer tried to arrest Todd Grossman, but needed help from Portage Park neighbors.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park & Norwood Park »

July 29, 2014

Burglarized While Gardening, Woman, 74, Nabs Thief with Hidden Cam: Charges

He allegedly waited for the woman to start gardening before sneaking inside. But she was watching, too.

South Chicago & East Side »

July 29, 2014

Man Filed False Robbery Report Against Girlfriend's New Guy: Prosecutors

Gregory Bratton, 61, allegedly admitted he falsely accused the man having an affair with his girlfriend.

Wicker Park & Bucktown »

July 28, 2014

Man Cutting Catalytic Converter Nailed After Police Heard His Saw: Charges

Police officers heard a saw and spotted Jamel K. Chavours cutting a catalytic converter, police said.

Downtown, South Loop & River North »

July 28, 2014

Fashion Designer Who Dressed Bernie Mac, Mike Tyson, Acquitted of Rape

Elhadji Gueye, known in fashion circles as Haj, was found not guilty by a jury on Friday.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park & Norwood Park »

July 25, 2014

O'Hare Worker Stole Laptops From Military Luggage to Fix His Car: Charges

Police and U.S. Postal Service inspectors conducted surveillance that ended in James Matthews' arrest.

Garfield Park & North Lawndale »

July 25, 2014

Shamiya Adams' Killer Was Told His Target Wasn't There, Prosecutors Say

Accused of bringing a gun to a fistfight and killing a child, Tevin Lee was ordered held without bail.

Downtown, South Loop & River North »

July 24, 2014

Woman Maces Saks Fifth Avenue Guard During Shoplifting Escape, Police Say

She allegedly was trying to steal $1,000 worth of stuff with another woman when she sprayed the guard.