Tag: Melrose Park Police Department

Union Pacific Train Stopped During July 5 Police Chase

Thursday, July 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

At least three suspects wanted for an alleged armed robbery of cell phones on July 5 led area police on a chase that resulted in a train on the Union Pacific line coming to an unanticipated stop. The incident happened just after 2:30 p.m.

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Man Who Jumped Into Frozen Des Plaines River While Fleeing Cops Jan. 7 Identified

Thursday, January 11, 2018 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews 

A man who ran out into a frozen Des Plaines River, near First and Chicago Avenues, while fleeing police in the early morning hours of Jan. 7 has been identified as Tamar Green, 22, according to a Chicago Sun-Times report.

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