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Police announce arrest for string of robberies

Tommy Langston, 21, of the 8000 block of South Blackstone Avenue, was arrested Dec. 9 and charged in connection to three robberies in September and November, Chicago Police News Affairs said.

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Chicago Ends 2014 With 407 Murders

...Wednesday afternoon. Police say a masked gunman followed Jones to a tire shop on the 8000 block of Stony Island Avenue and shot Jones several times while Jones was waiting for a customer. Jones owned his...

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Tow truck driver, a father of 3, is Chicago's 407th and last homicide of 2014

Police say a masked gunman followed Jones, a tow truck driver, into a South Side tire shop office in the 8000 block of Stony Island Avenue and fatally shot him Wednesday afternoon.

Jan 02

‘He blessed hundreds of lives:’ Family of man gunned down in tire shop speaks out

33-year-old Reginald Jones was on the street outside the store in the 8000 block of South Stony Island.

Jan 02

Tow truck driver becomes city's final 2014 homicide victim

A masked gunman followed Jones, a tow truck driver, to a South Side tire shop office in the 8000 block of Stony Island Avenue and fatally shot him Wednesday afternoon, police said.

Jan 02

‘He blessed hundreds of lives:’ Family of man gunned down in tire shop speaks out

33-year-old Reginald Jones was on the street outside the store in the 8000 block of South Stony Island.

Jan 01

One Of The Final Homicide Victims Of 2014 Was A Devoted Father, Relatives Say

...the South Side, police said. A gunman approached Jones, 33, at the shop in the 8000 block of South Stony Island. Rodriguez Rims & Tires is listed at 8024 S. Stony Island Ave. The gunman shot him...

...shop in the 8000 block of South Stony Island. Rodriguez Rims & Tires is listed at 8024 S. Stony Island Ave. The gunman shot him multiple times and ran away, police said...

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Jones, of the 8800 block of South Cornell, was pronounced dead at 2:55 p.m., authorities said.

Jan 01

Man fatally shot at Avalon Park tire shop was a 'devoted father'

...the South Side, police said. A gunman approached Jones, 33, at the shop in the 8000 block of South Stony Island. Rodriguez Rims & Tires is listed at 8024 S. Stony Island Ave. The gunman shot him...

...shop in the 8000 block of South Stony Island. Rodriguez Rims & Tires is listed at 8024 S. Stony Island Ave. The gunman shot him multiple times and ran away, police said...

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Jones, of the 8800 block of South Cornell, was pronounced dead at 2:55 p.m., authorities said.

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Balaceras dejan cuatro heridos en las primeras horas del 2015 en Chicago

Policías de Chicago investigan un tiroteo en la cuadra 8000 S. Stony Island, al sur de la ciudad. TERRENCE ANTONIO JAMES/CHICAGO TRIBUNE

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La mujer, de 21 años y quien no había sido identificada, estaba sentada en una camioneta en la cuadra 7900 S. St. Louis Ave., a las 2:30 am del 1 de enero cuando un vehículo se estacionó y alguien le disparó.

Una de ellas fue un hombre de entre 40 a 50 años, quien fue encontrado a las 4 am en la cuadra 3000 E. Cheltenham Pl., en el barrio de South Shore.

Jan 01

Man fatally shot at Avalon Park tire shop

About 2:30 p.m., a gunman approached 33-year-old Reginald Jones at the shop in the 8000 block of South Stony Island, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office. Rodriguez Rims & Tires is listed at 8024 S. Stony Island Ave.

About 2:30 p.m., a gunman approached 33-year-old Reginald Jones at the shop in the 8000 block of South Stony Island, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner's office. Rodriguez Rims & Tires is listed at 8024 S. Stony Island Ave.

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Jones, of the 8800 block of South Cornell, was taken to Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 2:55 p.m., authorities said.

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Man fatally shot at Avalon Park auto shop ID'd as Reginald Jones, 33

...A worker said someone walked up to Jones, an independent tow truck driver, in the 8000-block of South Stony Island Avenue around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. The victim was shot multiple times before the gunman...

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...allegedly took off. Police said it appears the shooter knew the victim.Jones, of the 8800-block of South Cornell Avenue, was taken to Jackson Park Hospital, where he later died. The shooting remains under investigation...

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Man shot to death a South Side tire shop

Police say the 33-year-old victim was on the street outside the store in the 8000 block of South Stony Island.

Jan 01

Tow truck driver fatally shot, 2 others injured in South Side shootings

It happened about 2:30 p.m. in the 8000 block of South Stony Island Avenue, in the city’s Avalon Park neighborhood.

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Separately at 1:35 p.m. in the 8600 block of South Racine Avenue, an 18-year-old boy was shot in the leg, according to police. He was in good condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center, police said. His age was initially given as 17.

Earlier about 10:20 a.m. a 21-year-old woman was shot in the hand in the 8800 block of South Wood Street, police said.

Jan 01

Man shot to death a South Side tire shop

Police say the 33-year-old victim was on the street outside the store in the 8000 block of South Stony Island.

Dec 31

Tow truck driver fatally shot, 2 others injured in South Side shootings

An unused bullet lies on the ground near the scene of a fatal shooting in the 8000 block of S. Stony Island Ave. in Chicago. The victim, who police said worked at a tire shop, was shot at around 2:30 pm.

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Standing on Exchange Avenue at 81st Street, looking up at the police helicopter, was the first time I didn't feel like I was in Chicago.

Separately at 1:35 p.m. in the 8600 block of South Racine Avenue, a 17-year-old boy was shot in the leg, according to police. Hospital information was not available.

Earlier about 10:20 a.m. a 21-year-old woman was shot in the hand in the 8800 block of South Wood Street, police said.

Dec 31

3 shot, 1 fatally, in South Side shootings

An unused bullet lies on the ground near the scene of a fatal shooting in the 8000 block of S. Stony Island Ave. in Chicago. The victim, who police said worked at a tire shop, was shot at around 2:30 pm.

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Standing on Exchange Avenue at 81st Street, looking up at the police helicopter, was the first time I didn't feel like I was in Chicago.

Separately at 1:35 p.m. in the 8600 block of South Racine Avenue, a 17-year-old boy was shot in the leg, according to police. Hospital information was not available.

Earlier about 10:20 a.m. a 21-year-old woman was shot in the hand in the 8800 block of South Wood Street, police said.

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