2013 Chicago crime

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Beverly »

Three Beverly Businesses Robbed by Man in the Past Month, Police Say

Police said a man robbed a gas station, a Starbucks and a CVS Pharmacy since Dec. 8.

South Lawndale »

Fourth Teen Charged in Rape Posted to Facebook: Prosecutors

The video shows one of the teens waving a gun around while the girl performs a sex act, authorities said.

West Englewood »

Teen Charged With Killing Son Tells Boy's Mom, 'I Am Sorry:' Prosecutors

A 17-year-old was charged in the death of his 4-month-old son, Demari Brown, in West Englewood.

Wicker Park »

Wicker Park Shooting Victim, Emmanuel 'Face' Bass, Dies

The 35-year-old was pronounced dead on Wednesday after being shot during the weekend, authorities said.

West Pullman »

Three Killed, Nine Wounded Monday and Tuesday

Two brothers were killed in West Pullman and a man was killed in Chicago Lawn, police said.

Downtown »

Lollapalooza: 'Very Little Crime, Very Little Problems,' McCarthy Says

Metal barriers deterred fence jumpers, and increased security helped keep Lollapalooza crime down.

Austin »

Austin Man Killed While Breaking Up Fight Had Survived 2010 Stabbing

Separate attacks left Tommie Bates Jr. with stab wounds; one paralyzed him, the other took his life.

Back of the Yards »

Police Question Man In Beating of Pregnant Woman Who Later Lost Baby

Police said they are questioning a man in connection to the July 8 attack.

Near West Side »

Police Warn of Robberies and Burglaries on the Near West Side

Police said robbers are targeting pedestrians and delivery drivers, and warned of two burglaries.

Humboldt Park »

Man Stabbed In Humboldt Park

Witnesses said a man was stabbed after a disagreement Friday afternoon in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

Bridgeport, Chinatown & McKinley Park »

Man With Brass Knuckles Stole iPhone, Punched Victim in Face: Prosecutors

Prosecutors said Dwayne Riley, 41, robbed a student with brass knuckles near a South Side Red Line stop.

Logan Square »

$150k Bond for Man Accused of Stealing Pizza from Delivery Driver

Alex Quiles, 28, was held on $150,000 bond Friday after allegedly robbing a delivery man of his pizza.

Chicago »

Four Dead, At Least 22 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

A bloody weekend included a police-involved shooting in Chatham Saturday morning.

East Garfield Park »

Bond Set For Cross-Dresser Who Allegedly Robbed Man With Box Cutter

Lewis Page was held on $150,000 bond by Cook County Judge Laura Sullivan.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Friends Remember Slain Man as Neighborhood Jokester

Neighbors don't know why anyone would have wanted to kill Raymond Tucker.