Police are looking to identify a man who allegedly sexually assaulted and robbed a woman Thursday on a Red Line train on the North Side.
Antoine Jackson, 27, is charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, robbery, attempted criminal sex abuse and aggravated battery.
In both cases, the suspects approached someone on a train, displayed or implied a handgun and took the person’s money.
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In both cases, a male approached someone on a train and took their property, Chicago police said in a community alert.
Arturo Negrete, 26, was charged with one misdemeanor count of DUI, Chicago police said. He was also cited for failure to yield the right of way and operating an uninsured motor vehicle.
In each incident, someone approached victims on the street or CTA bus stops, pulled out a gun and demanded property.
In each incident, someone either snatched the victim’s property or used force to take it from them, Chicago police said.
Normal service resumed Tuesday on the Red Line after trains were rerouted to elevated tracks during the evening rush on the Near North Side as authorities investigated an unattended suitcase.
Two teenage girls were charged in connection with a robbery on a Red Line train last week in the South Loop.
Emergency crews found a woman on elevated tracks who had been hit by a train, Evanston police Cmdr. Ryan Glew said.
In both cases, the suspects approached someone on a train and demanded or took property from them
Authorities received a call about 7:30 a.m. for white powder found at the station.
The man told investigators he was riding a northbound Red Line train when a group of six to 10 males and females, possibly teenagers, started harassing him.
Between 10 p.m. and 4 a.m. Dec. 31, customers will not need to touch their Ventra or personal bankcards at rail stations turnstiles or while boarding buses, according to the CTA.
Brown Line trains are stopping at the Paulina Station in Lake View again after an investigation into a gas leak disrupted service Monday on the North Side.
The stabbing happened about 8:15 a.m. on a Green Line train at Laramie, Chicago police and fire officials said.
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Paramedics responded for a stabbing shortly before 4 p.m. at the Cermak-McCormick Place station, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Merritt.
Yellow, Red and Purple Line trains were halted Tuesday on the North Side during evening rush hour because of track switching problems.