Michael Tate, 38, faces a count of first-degree murder in the death of 74-year-old James Tate.
The family was arguing about 8:50 p.m. at a home in the 2100 block of West Randolph Street when a man, 38, allegedly pulled out a knife and stabbed James Tate in the chest and arms inside a bedroom.
Two people were robbed in West Town on Christmas Eve.
A published photo of the crash showed a pickup truck crashed into a pole near a police car with its airbags deployed.
In West Town, police are looking for two package thieves who took off with a carload of packages on Tuesday afternoon.
Melvin Meeky Jr., 27, was charged with one count each of aggravated criminal sexual assault with a weapon and armed robbery, Chicago police said.
Chicago police are asking for help locating a man who sexually assaulted and robbed a woman Tuesday at her apartment in West Town on the Near West Side.
Takaylah Tribitt, 14, was found dead Sept. 16 in an alley near 20th Avenue and Pennsylvania Street, the Lake County sheriff’s office said Sunday.
Audrey Summers-Sias was last seen Wednesday in the 800 block of West Washington Boulevard, according to a missing person alert from Chicago police.
Police are warning residents about a series of home burglaries reported since last month in West Town, Wicker Park and Ukrainian Village.
Four people were hospitalized with carbon monoxide poisoning Monday in West Town.
A 14-year-old girl is missing from Chicago.
Four people were wounded Tuesday in a shooting in West Town.
A spike in crime has the West Town neighborhood on edge. On the whole, violent crime is up 20 percent from 2016. Second ward alderman Brian Hopkins explains how he intends to tackle this problem head-on.