Top Chicago news: Student killed after ignoring catcalls; security guards watch as woman raped

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By Hoodline - Published on November 27, 2019.

Read on for the most recent top news you may have missed in Chicago.

Video shows woman raped while security guards stand by, watch

A woman was recently sexually assaulted in an alley in River North while two security guards for a bar stand nearby and do nothing to stop it, video surveillance shows.

Read the full story on FOX 26 Houston.

Chicago man raped, killed student after she ignored catcalls, prosecutors say

A man accused of killing a 19-year-old University of Illinois-Chicago student in a campus parking garage allegedly strangled her to death because she ignored his catcalls, prosecutors said in court Tuesday.

Read the full story on NBC LA.

Owners of a city soccer bar to open River West cocktail tavern

The Dandy Crown, from the owners of the Globe, will also include a beer garden.

Read the full story on Eater Chicago.

Ex-Chicago cop moved from New York federal prison; officials won’t say where he’s now in custody

Jason Van Dyke, the ex-Chicago police officer convicted of killing Laquan McDonald, has been transferred out of federal prison.

Read the full story on Chicago Tribune.

Chicago Park District proposes property tax increase for 2020, but won’t raise fees for day camp and summer camp

The Chicago Park District has proposed a modest tax increase for homeowners but is keeping program fees the same in its proposed $487 million budget, the first following a new labor agreement reached for Park District workers.

Read the full story on Chicago Tribune.

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