One community came together Friday at the site of a burned playground on Chicago's Northwest Side to demand peace and safety.
One community on Chicago's Northwest Side came together Friday at the site of a burned playground to demand peace and safety.
A family was terrorized by a gun-toting man who chased them and hit their Dodge Charger, causing them to get into a crash that left the 16-year-old daughter dead, Cook County prosecutors said Friday.
After an apparent arson burned their beloved playground, neighbors, community leaders, the alderman and police met at Nixon Elementary School in the Hermosa neighborhood to discuss how to rebuild.
Officials with Chicago Public Schools say they will replace the playground at Nixon Elementary in Hermosa after arsonists set fire to it.
FOX 32's Joanie Lum reports...
On Tuesday night, in an apparent act of arson, the little playground that brought the Hermosa community together, burned.
What makes the apparent playground arson at Nixon Elementary School in the Hermosa neighborhood so heartbreaking is that it took community members four years to raise the money to rebuild it.
A 16-year-old girl was killed in a hit-and-run crash Tuesday night in Hermosa on the Northwest Side, according to Chicago police.
The man was standing in the street when an unknown offender shot him in the back.
A 13-year-old boy was reported missing Tuesday from Hermosa on the North Side.
Chicago police are warning residents in Hermosa, Humboldt Park and Logan Square about a string of garage break-ins and burglaries over the past few weeks.
A man was identified Tuesday as the person who shot two men, including a mail carrier in Hermosa on the North Side, police said.
In the deadliest and most violent weekend this year in Chicago, 99 people have been shot over the long Fourth of July weekend, 17 of them killed.
HAVE YOU SEEN HER? Police are looking for a 14-year-old girl reported missing from Hermosa on the North Side.
A 15-year-old girl was reported missing from the Hermosa neighborhood.
Wood was last seen wearing a black hoodie, ripped gray jeans and black Converse shoes, police said. She recently dyed her hair blonde, according to police.
A Hermosa man was ordered held on $5 million bail Tuesday for his alleged involvement in a Fourth of July shooting that left one dead and three others injured in Humboldt Park.
A Hermosa man previously charged in connection to a 2019 quadruple shooting in Humboldt Park now faces a murder charge in the same shooting.
Harumi Herrera, a 17-year-old girl who was reported missing from Hermosa on the Northwest Side, has been found safe, Chicago police said.