July 30th, 2018 10:00 AM
Updated: Jul. 30th, 2018 6:39 PM
Oak Park Police have arrested a man for the reckless discharge and unlawful possession of a firearm in the 1100 block of South Taylor Avenue that resulted in a four-hour standoff with police on July 29, according to an police department press release.
July 27th, 2018 3:48 PM
Two people identified as Korean nationals were robbed at gunpoint in the 100 block of Forest Avenue at 10:48 p.m. on July 26.
July 24th, 2018 2:40 PM
Oak Park police have arrested Mark Walker, 49, of the 2700 block of West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, and charged him with burglarizing three businesses – Courageous Bakery & Café, 736 Lake St.; Geppetto's Toy Box, 730 Lake St.; and Papaspiros Greek Taverna, 728 Lake St. – on April 8. Walker is accused of prying open a cash register at Geppetto's and stealing a second one that contained $100; stealing two iPads, several loaves of bread and a bottle of beer from Papaspiros; and $200 from Courageous Bakery. Police did not give details about when or where Walker was taken into custody.
July 18th, 2018 3:17 PM
Riverside police arrested a 17-year-old Chicago boy at 11:24 a.m. on July 16 in the 3400 block of South Harlem Avenue, reporting he was arrested in Oak Park in 2016 and charged with two counts of aggravated carjacking and one count of armed robbery.
July 17th, 2018 3:17 PM
The two men with guns robbed the Subway sandwich shop at 208 W. Lake St. at 9:10 p.m. on July 12.
July 10th, 2018 3:32 PM
The Oak Park Police Department reports that two male juveniles were arrested at 11:11 a.m. on June 21 and charged with aggravated vehicular hijacking.
July 3rd, 2018 2:29 PM
Oak Park police have charged a 14-year-old Chicago boy with hijacking a vehicle at gunpoint in the 700 block of Wesley Avenue on June 25.
June 28th, 2018 2:38 PM
River Forest police arrested and charged a man they described as a "career burglar" for the same offense after an incident at about 6 a.m. on June 18 at St. Vincent Ferrer School.
June 27th, 2018 4:54 PM
June 26th, 2018 3:40 PM
A Forest Park man was carjacked at gunpoint in the 700 block of Wesley Avenue at 4 p.m. on June 25, Oak Park police are reporting.
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