Patricia Baute, mother of Alexa Baute, holds a photo book for her daughter in Alexa's Logan Square apartment on Friday, May 15, 2020, in Chicago. Alexa Baute was shot and killed outside of a 7-Eleven in Logan Square April 7.Colin Boyle/Block Club Chicago

Living In Her Slain Daughter’s Logan Square Apartment, Mom Begs For Answers: ‘Somebody Has To Know’ Who Did This

It's been more than a month since Alexa Baute was killed by a stray bullet. The reward for information leading to her killer is now $10,000.

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With Squad Cars Vandalized, Set On Fire, Police Use CTA Buses To Respond To Looting, Vandalism Overnight

The bus, driven by a CTA driver, contained 15 officers and a sergeant and would go from “hot spot” to “hot spot” where looting was going on but would usually only scare off the looters, police said.

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CTA Resumes Some Service, But Transit Remain Shut Down In Large Swaths Of City

Trains are not running Downtown — and bus service has also been halted in the surrounding neighborhoods.

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CPS Not Giving Out Free Meals For Kids Monday

The district will temporarily stop the program Monday due to "the evolving nature of activity across the city."