“The abruptness of it, I don’t think anyone ever saw something like this coming,” said Jeff Newton, whose son plays with the Lakeside Legends travel baseball league, which operates out of BatSpeed Academy, which closed unexpectedly this weekend.
“We got stopped at a red light, and that BMW just smashed us from the side. They had smashed into the Louis Vuitton store already, and we saw a whole bunch of people get out of the car, and they ran into the store, and grabbed a bunch of purses, and took off in a Jeep,” said one witness.
Chicago schedule: Hosting a dinner Sunday night in support of the Obama Presidential Library; delivering a speech Monday morning at the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts for a public, but invite only, event.
He entered his ex-girlfriend’s home while she was sleeping and took her cellphone, according to the sheriff’s office. He held her and her young child captive in the home for several hours. During that time, he battered the woman and threatened to kill her before running away.