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Predator Claiming to Be Uber Driver Rapes 2 Women

A man impersonating an Uber driver drove two women to north suburban Skokie and sexually assaulted them in the last month, according to police. Musaab S. Afandi, 33, was charged with three counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault and two counts of aggravated kidnapping, all felonies, according to Skokie police. At 4:38 a.m. on Feb.…

Chicago, Convicted Felon Pleads Guilty to Brokering Sale of 77 Illegal GUNS

A Chicago man pleaded guilty Tuesday to brokering the sale of more than 70 illegal guns. John Thomas, 33, who is also known as “Batman,” pleaded guilty to two counts of being a felon in possession of a firearm and one count of dealing firearms without a license, according to the U.S. Attorney’s office. Thomas…

South Side Man Charged with Fatal Englewood Shooting

A South Side man has been charged with killing one man and wounding another in a weekend Englewood shooting. Jamal Donerson, 24, faces first-degree counts of murder and attempted murder for the Saturday night attack near his home in the 5600 block of South Elizabeth, according to Chicago Police. About 10:45 p.m., Donerson opened fire…

Father Beats Son Age 3 to Death, Later Charged in Death of Daughter

Alerted by her 3-year-old son’s screams of pain, the pregnant mother found her boyfriend repeatedly punching the boy in the child’s South Side bedroom last Halloween, according to Cook County prosecutors. Enraged at her attempts to intervene, the boyfriend, Devon Thomas, turned on his 23-year-old fiancee, knocking her into a wall and causing her to…

Girl Age 15 Gang Raped on Facebook Live

As a 15-year-old girl was apparently sexually assaulted on Facebook Live, about 40 people watched the video — but none reported the attack to police. Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson was leaving a West Side police station Monday when the girl’s mother stopped him and showed him images of her daughter being attacked by five…

Bloody Chicago, 1 Dead 5 Wounded in Shootings on Monday

A man was killed and at least five more people, including one who was walking to court in Little Village in broad daylight, were wounded in shootings across Chicago on Monday. The homicide happened about 4:15 p.m. in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side, where someone got out of a silver SUV and…

Albany Park Shooter Charged

A man has been charged with shooting and critically wounding another man Sunday morning in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side. Michael Comiso, 19, faces one count each of first-degree attempted murder, aggravated battery with the discharge of a firearm and attempted robbery while armed with a firearm, all felonies, according to Chicago…

Gang Related Drive By Shooting Outside Cook County Court House

Police say a 22-year-old man was shot multiple times while trying to enter the Cook County Courthouse Monday. At about 10:19 a.m., a white van drove by when someone fired shots from the vehicle, striking the victim. Two off-duty Chicago police officers were entering the courthouse at the same time, witnessed the shooting and apprehended…

Man Stabbed Sears Auto Center Manager over Delayed Oil Change

A 64-year-old man stabbed the manager of an auto shop Saturday morning in southwest suburban Orland Park because his oil change was delayed, according to police. Longtime customer Luis Barrios went to the Sears Auto Center at 2 Orland Square Dr. about 10:20 am. for his scheduled oil change, according to Orland Park police. Barrios…

Man Charged in Sexual Assault, Kidnapping in Wrigleyville

Chicago Police have made an arrest in the carjacking and assault of a woman in Lakeview earlier this month. The 24 year old victim was in the back yard of an apartment building in the 3700 block of North Fremont when the attacker forced her in to the trunk of her own car and drove…

Man Wounded in Shooting in Front of Niles Bar

A shooting at a bar in Niles has injured one man. It happened at about 4:00 a.m. Police were on patrol in the area, when they heard a shot in the parking lot at Chasers Bar and Grill on Milwaukee Ave. Police say a 28-year-old man from Lincolnwood was shot in the torso. He was…

17, year old Shot, Killed in Marquette Park

A 17-year-old was killed in a shooting in Chicago’s Marquette Park neighborhood. Police say the teen was found unresponsive Friday evening with several gunshot wounds in the 7100 block of South Washtenaw, near Midway. No one is in custody. Area Central detectives were conducting a homicide investigation. Article Org: wgntv.com