An unknown person stole a white 2010 Mercedes Benz 350E from the parking lot at the Tennis and Fitness Center, 301 Lake St., after removing car keys, an iPhone and $90 from an unattended gym bag, the morning of March 18.
Two Chicago men were shot by occupants of a passing vehicle Monday afternoon in Austin near West Suburban Hospital in Oak Park. They were taken to John H. Stroger Hospital in Chicago and were determined to be in stable condition, police said.
An 11-year-old Oak Park boy suffered minor injuries when he was struck by a car while crossing Harrison Street near Lyman Avenue on March 21. But afterwards, the boy's father was arrested after reportedly assaulting a firefighter at the scene of the accident.
An after-school armed robbery attempt near Oak Park and River Forest High School around 3:20 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19, led to an investigation at the school the following day, which uncovered an unloaded BB gun hidden at the school, according to an email sent by Superintendent Steven Isoye.
Oak Park police have charged two men in connection with a residential burglary that occurred in the 600 block of South Scoville Avenue on Monday. The incident also left a squad car heavily damaged when suspects fled after ramming their SUV into the cruiser of a responding officer, according to police.
Oak Park police are holding two men in connection with a residential burglary that occurred Monday in the 600 block of South Scoville Avenue. The incident also spurred the precautionary lockdowns of Longfellow and Ascension schools.