* * *Archer Heights man charged with swiping parcel off porch
A 39-year-old Archer Heights man has been charged with theft after he allegedly stole a
Trio robs McKinley Park pizzeria
Police are appealing to the public to help identify three men who robbed a McKinley Park pizzeria at gunpoint at 9 p.m. Tuesday, March 20. On store surveillance video released by CPD, the trio enters Humberto’s Pizza, 1858 W. Pershing, with their faces mostly concealed by hoods, scarves and hats. At least one of them was armed with a pistol. After announcing the robbery, the bandits took about $500 cash from a register, as well as an iPhone 7 and a set of car keys from a female employee. The robbers then left the store and fled in a red Ford Escape, a 2013 or newer model. Those with useful information to share about the crime are asked to call CPD Detective Toner at (312) 747-8227 or Area Central headquarters at (312) 747-8380. Anonymous tips also may be submitted at CPDtip.com.
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Woman busted on Archer prostitution rap
Police have charged a 55-year-old woman with prostitution, as well as operating a
Teen shot in arm in Mozart drive-by
A 15-year-old boy was shot in the arm as he stood outside in the 5700 block of South Mozart at 7:35 p.m. Sunday, March 25. The victim told police that the shooter fired from a light-colored sedan. The teen was transported to Holy Cross Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition. No one is in custody.
Plainfield couple dead in crash in Archer Heights
Two people from suburban Plainfield were killed when their motorcycle crashed into a semi-trailer truck at 1:16 a.m. Friday, March 23, at 41st and Pulaski. Jason Richard Kenealy, 22, and Lindsey Morgan, 20, were pronounced dead at the scene. Police said that the motorcycle struck the truck as the larger vehicle was turning left onto 41st Street. The truck driver was not injured or ticketed, police added.
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