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Uptown »

The local entertainer, known as "Young QC," allegedly set up Yolanda Holmes' murder for financial gain.

South Deering »

Initially charged with armed robbery, the man accused of breaking his hip now faces a murder charge.

Hermosa »

Elipidio "Juan" Contreras is back in jail after a second little girl accused him of molesting her.

Roseland »

Antoine Rogers, 16, was charged with unauthorized use of a weapon on school grounds.

Back of the Yards »

"This is your lucky day," Martin Ruiz allegedly told mom and her son before shooting  Jaime Ruvalcaba. 

University Village »

Man allegedly sent his ex a Facebook message that said, "I'm going to prison for writing this."  

Auburn Gresham »

Prosecutors said Walter Wilson, 80, repeatedly called a woman who he earlier tried to kill.

Altgeld Gardens »

Prosecutors said Daquan S. Harris, 19, fired first in a shooting Friday on the Far South Side.

Auburn Gresham »

George Oliver, 59, is accused of assaulting the girl as she slept at her friend's Auburn Gresham home.

Altgeld Gardens »

Girl assaulted in laundry room after agreeing to let Dantrell Sawyer use her cellphone, prosecutors said.

Austin »

Police shot the man when he allegedly squeezed an officer between his minivan and the officer's car.

Chicago »

Research coordinator was ordered held on $25,000 bond Wednesday after bringing a handgun to work.

Kenwood »

Michael Ward and Kenneth Williams allegedly wanted revenge against rival gang but went after wrong group.

Auburn Gresham »

Prosecutors say the couple also sexually assaulted the teens.

Chatham »

The Nigerian-born men were accused of a crime police said occured on Dec. 21.