Chicago Tribune

Benefit for Chicago cop who fatally shot 2 people will raffle gift certificates for guns

CHICAGO - An event benefiting a Chicago police officer who faces potential firing for fatally shooting two people will feature a raffle for gift certificates for guns.

A notice for the May 10 evening event at the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police union hall calls for a $20 donation. Ticket holders gain entry into a raffle with advertised prizes of a rifle, a gun and

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune3 min readSociety
Two Years After Burying Her Mother, Chalise Scholl Is Relying On Social Media To Pay For Her Own Funeral
Chalise Scholl says she had to cash in her life insurance policy to bury her mother two years ago. Now Scholl is raising money for her own funeral. Diagnosed with stage 4 cervical cancer, doctors have given her six months to live. She's 37. She sells
Chicago Tribune3 min read
Adbert Alzolay's Arrival Could Give Struggling Cubs A Much-needed Shot In The Arm
CHICAGO - The news was revealed at the end of Joe Maddon's postgame press conference Wednesday night, almost as an afterthought. Asked if there were any roster moves to report, Maddon mentioned reliever Tim Collins was designated for assignment. "And
Chicago Tribune4 min readPsychology
Can I Bring Pot To The Potluck? Lizzie Post Weighs In On Etiquette In The Age Of Legal Weed
When Illinois' legislature voted to legalize cannabis, you thought it sounded like a cool idea. Then you realized ... you're actually not all that cool. In fact, your experience with how to gracefully navigate the world of cannabis might be limited t