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  • Two shot, including 84-year-old man, during string of carjackings on North Side:

    04/27/2018 2:23:09 PM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 13 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 4-27-18 | Tony Briscoe and Rosemary Sobol
    A gunman carjacked an undercover police officer Thursday afternoon on the Near North Side embarking on nearly two-mile crime spree that left two people shot in the city’s Gold Coast neighborhood. The string of violence began around 5:30 p.m. in the 600 block of West Chicago Avenue, where a man hijacked an on-duty undercover officer’s vehicle, according to Deputy Police Chief Kevin Ryan. The officer was unharmed. The man drove off and was spotted, again, near Oak and Rush streets. There, he shot the driver of a black Nissan Altima in the arm after he attempted to steal his car,...
  • Man Eating Chicken Nuggets Shot On North Side (Pittsburgh)

    05/27/2010 4:31:59 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 29 replies · 547+ views
    PITTSBURGH -- A man was shot while eating chicken nuggets on Pittsburgh's North Side. Police said the man, who has not been identified, was walking Wednesday afternoon on Linwood Avenue when he was hit. Witness Allen King told Channel 4 Action News what he saw once police cordoned off the area. "When police got here, the ambulance came, they looked at the young man. Evidently, he took a shot in the hip. He was alive. They carried him away," said King.
  • Forty-One Defendants Federally Indicted in Racine Gang Case

    10/22/2009 3:12:08 PM PDT · by Cindy · 1 replies · 706+ views ^ | October 22, 2009 | n/a
    October 22, 2009 Note: The following text is a quote: Forty-One Defendants Federally Indicted in Racine Gang Case United States Attorney Michelle L. Jacobs announced today that two indictments were unsealed in federal court charging 41 defendants with various drug-trafficking offenses. The defendants, many of whom are alleged to be members of the Vice Lords and North Side Gangster Disciples street gangs, are charged with, among other things, conspiracy to distribute controlled substances, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1), 841(b)(1)(A) and 846. The defendants are identified as: Starsius T. Barnes, a.k.a. “Star” (32), Brian T....
  • Cougar shot, killed on North Side (Chicago)

    04/14/2008 7:59:45 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 47 replies · 180+ views
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 4/14/08 | Jeremy Manier, Tina Shah and Jeremy Gorner
    A 150-pound cougar was shot and killed Monday evening in the Roscoe Village neighborhood on Chicago's North Side, Chicago police said. The incident occurred around 6 p.m. in an alley near North Hamilton Avenue and West Roscoe Street, according to officials. Police cornered the cougar in the back yard of Ben Greene, 39, who lives on the 3400 block of North Hoyne. Greene said he heard a volley of gunfire shortly before 6 p.m. as he was bathing his 10-month-old son. His wife, Kate, ran upstairs screaming with their 3-year-old son, and they all took cover in a back room
  • 11-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted (UPDATE-The girl was born HIV Posititve)

    09/08/2006 6:55:38 AM PDT · by MotleyGirl70 · 38 replies · 2,325+ views
    Today's WTMJ 4 .com ^ | 09/08/06 |
    MILWAUKEE - Police have arrested one more suspect in the sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl on Milwaukee's north side. A 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy have already been charged with assisting in the crime and a 40-year-old man is in custody, accused of raping the young victim in a home near n. 6th and Vienna. According to the criminal complaint, the girl says she performed oral sex on as many as 15 boys and had sex with several of them, including the 40-year-old. The 11-year-old girl has HIV. Her mother died of AIDS. The incident sparked community outrage....
  • Mystery surrounds FBI raid on North Side mosque [Pittsburgh]

    06/30/2006 9:43:40 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 46 replies · 1,699+ views
    Post Gazette ^ | 7/1/06 | Moustafa Ayad
    Agency calls it part of 'criminal' probeFBI agents yesterday raided a North Side residence known to many in the neighborhood and the Pittsburgh Islamic community as both an Islamic school and mosque. The agency would say only that the search was in connection with a "criminal investigation" and wouldn't elaborate. The raid began around noon when authorities shut down the intersection of Boyle and Hemlock streets, residents said. The activity centered around a three-story green house located in the 1300 block of Boyle Street. It is home to the Sankore Institute and Light of Age Mosque, which doubles as...
  • 21 Arrested in Milwaukee (WI) Gang crackdown

    05/14/2005 9:38:25 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 24 replies · 3,063+ views
    JSOnline ^ | May 13, 2005 | Derrick Nunnaly
    Police bust members of 2-6 Vice Lords on north side Milwaukee police and federal officials announced this morning 21 arrests they said will “disrupt” havoc wreaked by the 2-6 Vice Lords, a north side gang. “They set out to remove a dangerous gang from the streets of Milwaukee, and they were quite successful,” said FBI Special Agent James Finch, whose agency worked with Milwaukee police and other investigators from local, state and federal agencies in the sweep. The gang, police said, ranged from N. 20th to N. 27th Streets, between W. Lisbon and W. North Avenues, and participated in drug...
  • Cubs 3, Marlins 8, Final score (Going to Game 7) ~~ LIVE THREAD

    10/14/2003 4:35:38 PM PDT · by Dog · 1,267 replies · 5,552+ views
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