Joel Ewing stands charged with sexually abusing a female student he taught at Senn High School for years. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Theater Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing StudentJoel Ewing stands charged with sexually abusing a female student he taught at Senn High School for years. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Teen Girl's Body Found In Gary AlleyWitnesses say the unidentified girl was found tied to a utility pole, and they believe she was beaten to death. CBS 2's Eric Cox reports.
No Increase In R. Kelly's Bond In Cook County; Woman Who Posted His Bail Can't Get Money BackThe woman who posted R. Kelly's bail earlier this year can't get her $100,000 back, and a judge also denied Cook County prosecutors' request to increase his bond on sexual assault and sexual abuse charges.
Several 9-1-1 Calls Released Following Bowling Ball Attack That Left Man In A ComaDramatic 9-1-1 calls following the incident reveal voices filled with panic and urgency.
Former Teacher Admits To Sex AbuseFormer Carpentersville teacher Lindsey Anderson has admitted to sexually assaulting two minors.
Fatal Hit-And-Run On Near North SideA 43-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Monday morning in the Near North neighborhood. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Man Killed In Near North Hit-And-RunA 44-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Monday morning in the Near North neighborhood. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Police: Burglar Targets Seniors In Brighton ParkThe burglar struck on Pershing Road near Albany Avenue, police say.
Car Break-Ins Plague Ford City Movie Theater Parking LotMultiple people say they have been the victims of thieves to the point where they no longer feel safe at the Southwest Side mall. CBS 2's Eric Cox reports.
Jury Selection Begins In Tyshawn Lee Murder TrialTwo men charged with killing 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee in 2015 will go on trial soon, as jury selection will get underway today at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse. Police said the men carried out a "targeted assassination" as an act of revenge. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Charges In Murder Of Marshia Bowman, Dolton Mother Of EightAn 18-year-old man has been charged in the slaying of Marshia Bowman, a mother of eight who was shot while driving in south suburban Dolton last month.
Woman Found Dead, Strangled In Back Of The Yards HomeA 65-year-old woman was found strangled inside her Back of the Yards home on Wednesday, after firefighters conducted a well-being check at her apartment.
Man Charged With Murder Of Tyler BernickyA 34-year-old man has been charged with murder and arson in the vicious slaying of Tyler Bernicky, the son of a Chicago firefighter, who was found dead next to his burning car in the Chatham neighborhood three months ago.
Jury Selection Begins For Two Defendants In Slaying Of 9-Year-Old Tyshawn LeeJury selection begins Friday in the trial of two men charged in one of Chicago’s most horrific crimes, the execution-style killing of 9-year-old Tyshawn Lee in an act of revenge in 2015. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Suspicious Package In Logan Square Mailbox Leads To Drug ChargesA 25-year-old man has been arrested on drug possession and trafficking charges, after he allegedly placed a package full of drugs in a mailbox in Logan Square on Wednesday, prompting a suspicious package call.
Boy, 15, Shot While Walking To SchoolA 15-year-old boy was shot while walking to school Wednesday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood.
2 Shot When Gunmen Open Fire In West EnglewoodOne of the people shot was a woman whose window was pierced by a bullet on Wolcott Avenue. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Rental Store Burglary Caught On VideoPolice say six men targeted the rental store on South Wabash Avenue.
3-Year-Old Girl Shot In Chicago HeightsThe girl was left in critical condition after being caught in gunfire. CBS 2's Chris Tye reports.
SURVEILLANCE VIDEO: West Englewood ShootingSurveillance video shows a drive-by shooting in the 7300 block of South Wolcott Avenue.
Skokie Man Accused Of Stalking Chicago WomanJonathan Chain was arrested in Evanston, police say.
Woman Hit By Stray Bullet In EnglewoodA 21-year-old man was also shot when someone opened fire from a car on Wolcott Avenue. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
Wisconsin Police Bust 3-State Burglary RingFour men suspected of a burglary at a Best Buy in Wisconsin were arrested after a high-speed chase. Police say the men are suspected of more than 25 burglaries across three states, totaling more than $1 million in stolen goods. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Slain Pregnant Woman Had Testified At Murder TrialThree months after she testified against the man ultimately convicted of killing her cousin, 18-year-old Treja Kelly was gunned down while walking home around the corner from where her cousin was shot in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
Suspects In $1 Million Burglary Ring ArrestedFour men suspected of $1 million worth of burglaries in Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin were arrested in the Milwaukee suburbs Sunday moring after a high-speed chase. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
'I'm Losing Them': Woman Loses Third Grandchild To Gun ViolenceTreja Kelly was shot and killed Sunday night in the Back of the Yards. For her grandmother, it’s the third time she’s been through the death of a grandchild to gun violence. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Fatal Shooting In Back Of The YardsA 17-year-old girl was shot and killed while walking down the street Sunday night in the Back of the Yards neighborhood. CBS 2's Mugo Odigwe reports.
Woman Shot Dead Outside Dolton NightclubThe shooting happened amid a spate of gun violence in the southern suburb.
Man Shot While Returning To Logan Square HomeA man was shot early Sunday while returning home from a wedding in the Logan Square neighborhood.