CPD officers injured after fireworks thrown at squad car in Loop; Calumet City men charged

CPD officers injured after fireworks thrown at squad car in Loop; Calumet City men charged

CHICAGO (TOC) — Three Calumet Metropolis males have been charged in reference to a Loop incident wherein crowds surrounded a Chicago police squad automobile and hurled fireworks on the car, whereas officers have been inside.

Jiovanni Araujo, 19; Yair Cruz-Roman, 19; and Guillermo Mota Jr., 19 face quite a lot of costs, together with aggravated battery in opposition to a peace officer, prison harm to authorities property, failure to obey a lawful order to disperse and reckless conduct.

Chicago police mentioned the three have been arrested early Monday within the 200-block of North Michigan Avenue, 200-block of East Wacker Drive and the 100-block of East South Water Avenue after being recognized because the suspects who threw fireworks at police autos on Columbus Drive and Wacker.

Video captured individuals blocking the highway and throwing fireworks.

RELATED: Police officer harm after object thrown, inflicting automobile window to shatter in Archer Heights, CPD says

CPD mentioned the home windows of the squad automobile have been shattered, leaving two officers with minor accidents.

They’re due in bond court docket Tuesday.

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One other officer was injured in a separate incident Sunday afternoon when somebody threw an object and shattered the window of the patrol automobile she was in.

About half-hour earlier, one other police officer was harm after an object thrown at a marked SUV triggered the windshield to shatter in Portage Park on the Northwest Aspect.

Solar-Occasions Media contributed to this report.

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