By RUMMANA HUSSAIN Chicago Sun-Times Before Diego Uribe Cruz plunged a knife into his 13-year-old cousin, prosecutors said he had the boy look out the window and wait for his grandfather, who was on his way home with hot chocolate and tamales. “Please no! Please don’t! I just want to live,” prosecutors said Leonardo Cruz … Read more →
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At funeral for six family members murdered inside their Gage Park home, reverend asks, ‘Was God there?’
By JON SEIDEL Chicago Sun-Times Before the funeral began Sunday for the family found murdered this month in a Gage Park bungalow, somber Spanish blessings gave way to the celebratory sounds of a traditional brass Mexican band. With the bells of its trumpets, trombones and tuba held high above six caskets at the front of … Read more →
By JEFF MAYES Chicago Sun-Times Wire At least 17 people were killed in violence in Chicago in the last week, including one of the most shocking crimes in the city in recent memory in which six members of the same family, including two young boys, were found slain in a home that one responding police … Read more →
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