Erin Meyer

Court Reporter @ErinMeyer1 emeyer@dnainfo.com
Pilsen, Little Village, Near West Side »

September 17, 2014

Man Told to Pull Up Pants in Jail Visit Shoves Officer, Arrested: Officials

Arraton Denton was visiting his brother at Cook County Jail when he fought with guards, prosecutors say.

Downtown, South Loop & River North »

September 17, 2014

Burglary Suspect in Leg Shackles Walks Out of Hospital, Makes it Downtown

Charged with burglarizing two South Loop eateries, Vernon Martin escaped custody in shackles.

Logan Square & Humboldt Park »

September 16, 2014

Gangbanger Pleads Guilty to Brutal Beating of Brian DeLeon, Authorities Say

Esteban Miranda, who beat the Logan Square boy into a coma, was sentenced to 23 years in prison.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park & Norwood Park »

September 16, 2014

Off-Duty UIC Officer Dragged While Rescuing Sex Assault Victim: Prosecutors

The woman was assaulted by a Norwood Park man after breaking off their relationship, prosecutors said.

Englewood, Auburn Gresham & Chatham »

September 15, 2014

Secret Photo Taken by Cellphone App Leads Police to Carjacker: Prosecutors

The culprit was identified using a photo taken by the victim's phone and facial recognition software.

Logan Square & Humboldt Park »

September 13, 2014

Man Punched Girlfriend, Killed Man for 'Disrespecting Her': Prosecutors

He knocked the woman's tooth out and then killed a man for disrespecting weeks later, prosecutors said.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park & Norwood Park »

September 12, 2014

Student Stole Laptops To Pay Court Fees From Burglary Case, Officials Say

The man allegedly pawned nine stolen laptops to pay probation fees for a burglary case. 

Logan Square & Humboldt Park »

September 10, 2014

Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Women on CTA Trains Held on $100K Bail

Two women recognized Noor Jalil from security images released by police, prosecutors said.