27 Apr 15 Charges for Ochoa, Erick _Fatal Traffic Crash_Ochoa was arrested and charged in connection to a fatal traffic crash that killed a three year-old male. The incident occurred on the 3900 block of W. 47th St. on July 20, 2013 at approximately 10:20 p.m. The victim ran onto the street from between two parked cars and was struck by Ochoa. The victim was transported to Christ where he was later pronounced. Ochoa was cited for the accident and it was later determined through the course of the investigation that Ochoa was under the influence of a controlled substance. An investigative alert was issued and Ochoa was stopped on a traffic violation on April 26, 2015 and charged accordingly. No further information is available at this time.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Superintendent Garry F. McCarthy celebrated the graduation of 98 new Chicago Police detectives, and the promotion of seven new commanders and six new captains at a ceremony at Navy Pier.
The Chicago Police Department will hold a ceremony to promote Chicago police detectives, outside agency detectives and Chicago Police Commanders and Chicago Police Captains on April 27, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. advisorypromotions27April2015
The Chicago Police Department will conduct a Roadside Safety Check in the Deering (9th) District at 4300 S. Western Ave. The Roadside Safety Check will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, April 24th, 2015 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 25th, 2015.
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Grand Crossing (3rd) District this weekend. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 25th, 2015 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 26th, 2015.
CPD Community Alert Armed Robberies 002nd District (Wentworth)This alert gives notice to citizens in the 002nd District (Wentworth) of robbery related incidents that have occurred during the months of April. In these incidents, the offenders approach the victim, display a handgun and demand their property. Incident times and locations are listed below:
Anastacio Gonzales, 51 was arrested after he was identified as the man who fatally stabbed a 50 year old man in the chest during a verbal altercation. This incident occurred on the 2600 block of W. Chicago Ave. on April 18, 2015 at approximately 1:05 a.m. Gonzales was charged accordingly.
Fuentes was arrested and charged with the above offense after she recanted her story of being the victim of a kidnapping. Fuentes originally reported to Area Central detectives that on April 11, 2015, at approximately 8:30 am on the 2000 block of S. Pulaski, while standing at a bus stop a male approached her and struck her in the back head. Fuentes stated that she was then dragged to a nearby abandoned building and held against her will by three male offenders until she was able to escape on April 14, 2015. During the course of the investigation, Fuentes openly admitted to fabricating the story and was subsequently taken into custody and charged accordingly. There is no further information. Charges for Veronica Fuentes
The Chicago Police Department will be conducting a DUI Strike Force Patrol in the Ogden (10th) District this weekend. The DUI Strike Force Patrol will commence at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 18th, 2015 and end at 3:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 19th, 2015.
Shikita Woods was arrested and charged with the above offenses in connection to the death of a 53-year-old male victim on April 12, 2015, at approximately 1:10 pm on the 5500 block of S. State Street. During a domestic altercation with her husband, Woods entered her vehicle and intentionally struck a vehicle her husband was a passenger in causing the vehicle to strike a light pole and then the victim, who was standing on the sidewalk. The victim was transported to Stroger hospital where he was later pronounced. Woods husband and the driver of their vehicle were transported to Mercy hospital and were listed in stable condition. Woods was subsequently taken into custody and charged accordingly. There is no further information.Charges for Shikita Woods