2 hours ago

Teen shot during drive by shooting dropped off at fire station, later dies

...Yards neighborhood. 14-year-old Leo Betancourt was shot yesterday around 6 p.m. near 45th and Ashland. Leo was a passenger in an SUV with two older men traveling northbound when someone...

    Teen shot during drive by shooting dropped off at fire station, later dies
    CHICAGO - A Chicago teen was killed in a drive by shooting last night in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood. 14-year-old Leo Betancourt was shot yesterday around 6 p.m. near 45th and Ashland. Leo was a passenger in an SUV with two older men traveling northbound when someone fired shots hitting the boy in the back within yards of a church.
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8 hours ago

Dos menores muertos y uno herido en balaceras en Chicago

La Policía de Chicago investiga una balacera por la que un niño de 14 años falleció en la cuadra 4500 S. Ashland Ave., en Chicago. TERENCE ANTONIO JAMES/CHICAGO TRIBUNE

La SUV se dirigía en dirección norte por la cuadra 4500 S. Ashland Ave. cuando alguien abrió fuego e hirió al menor en la espalda, según la Policía. La SUV llegó a una estación de bomberos cercana en el 4401 S. Ashland Ave., donde Betancourt fue dejado, dijo la Policía. La SUV se quedó en la escena.

A una cuadra hacia el sur, la Policía custodió vidrio y otras evidencias donde ocurrió la balacera. El menor vivía a unas seis cuadras de donde ocurrió el tiroteo, en la cuadra 4400 S. Hermitage Ave.

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Ambos caminaban por un callejón en la cuadra 7100 S. Laflin St. cuando alguien apareció y abrió fuego, dijo la Policía.

El adolescente de 16 años fue baleado varias veces y declarado muerto en el Advocate Christ Medical Center en Oak Lawn. El médico forense del Condado de Cook lo identificó como Randle Young, de la cuadra 1300 W. 73rd St. La Policía inicialmente mencionó que tenía 15 años.

La víctima se encontraba en frente de su vivienda en la cuadra 2000 N. Pulaski Rd. cuando alguien abrió fuego, expresó la Policía.

Roseneau, de la cuadra 2000 N. Avers Ave. fue llevado al Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center en estado “grave” y fue más tarde declarado muerto.

...y 27 años, estaban detenidos en un semáforo en rojo en la cuadra 700 W. 71st St. cuando alguien abrió fuego contra ellos desde un sedan cercano. El hombre de 23 a...

A las 9 p.m., una mujer de 22 años fue baleada en la cabeza en West Pullman. La víctima conducía un vehículo por la cuadra 300 E. 116th St. cuando escuchó disparos y sintió dolor. Acudió al Advocate Christ Medical Center y su estado fue estabilizado.

A las 1:35 p.m., un hombre de 24 años sufrió un rasguño de bala en el barrio de East Garfield Park. La víctima caminó a la estación de Policía del distrito de Harrison luego de ser baleado en la cuadra 3300 W. Congress Pkwy. Fue llevado al Mount Sinai Hospital.

...baleado en West Pullman. La víctima estaba en un callejón en la cuadra 12400 S. Lowe Ave. cuando un sedan de color negro se detuvo y alguien desde el interior le dispar...

    Dos menores muertos y uno herido en balaceras en Chicago
    CHICAGO - Dos menores, de 14 y 16 años, fallecieron y otro de 14 años resultó herido en balaceras en un periodo de tres horas durante el lunes, al sur de Chicago.
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9 hours ago

Boy, 14, Shot To Death In Back Of The Yards, Police Say

Around 6:35 p.m., the boy was sitting in the back seat of a car driving in the 4500 block of South Ashland Avenue when passengers heard gunshots and realized he'd been shot, according to Officer Ana Pacheco, a Chicago Police spokeswoman.

The Cook County Medical Examiner's Office identified the boy as Leonardo Betancourt, of the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue.

    Boy, 14, Shot To Death In Back Of The Yards, Police Say
    BACK OF THE YARDS - A 14-year-old boy died after being shot in his back in Back of the Yards Monday evening, police said. Around 6:35 p.m., the boy was sitting in the back seat of a car driving in the 4500 block of South Ashland Avenue when passengers heard gunshots and realized he'd been shot, according to Officer Ana Pacheco, a Chicago Police spokeswoman.
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9 hours ago

2 teens fatally shot within hours in Chicago identified

...three hours apart in Chicago have been identified.First responders at a firehouse in the 4400-block of South Ashland in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood found a 14-year-old boy...

...badly injured on their doorstep around 6:30 p.m. Monday.Leonardo Betancourt, of the 4500-block of South Hermitage Avenue, was riding in the backseat of an SUV in the 4500-block of South Ashland...

...block of South Hermitage Avenue, was riding in the backseat of an SUV in the 4500-block of South Ashland when other people in the car heard gunshots. That's when they realized he had...

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...Randle Young and a 14-year-old boy were shot in an alley in the 7100-block of South Laflin Street in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood.Police said they were walking in the alley when a...

...in the alley when a male shooter approached them and opened fire.Young, of the 1300-block of West 73rd Street, was shot several times. He was rushed to Advocate Christ Medical Center, where he was...

    2 teens fatally shot within hours in Chicago identified
    Two teens killed in two separate shootings that occurred only three hours apart in Chicago have been identified. First responders at a firehouse in the 4400-block of South Ashland in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood found a 14-year-old boy badly injured on their doorstep around 6:30 p.m. Monday.
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10 hours ago

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12 hours ago

2 teens killed in separate Chicago shootings

...the Yards neighborhood, a 14-year-old boy was riding in an SUV in the 4500 block of South Ashland when someone fired shots at the vehicle. The boy, who was in the back seat...

    2 teens killed in separate Chicago shootings
    CHICAGO -- Two teenagers were shot and killed in separate shootings in Chicago. Around 6:45 p.m. Monday, a 14-year-old boy was riding in an SUV in the 4500 block of South Ashland when someone fired shots at the vehicle. The boy, who was in the back seat, was shot.
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12 hours ago

4 Dead, 6 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

The teenager was in the back seat of a vehicle traveling north in the 4500 block of South Ashland at 6:34 p.m. when the other people in the car heard gunshots and realized the boy had been shot, police said.

The driver took the teen to a firehouse a block north in the 4400 block of South Ashland, and he was taken to Stroger Hospital where he later died, police said. It was not immediately known if the teen was the intended target.

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The 28-year-old was standing in front of a residence in the 2000 block of North Pulaski when someone walked up and shot him several times, according to Chicago Police.

The two teens, ages 14 and 15, were walking east in an alley in the 7100 block of South Laflin about 9:35 p.m. when a male walked up and shot them, police said.

...ages 23 and 27, were in a vehicle stopped at a red light in the 700 block of West 71st Street about 11:15 p.m. when a dark-colored car pulled up alongside and a...

...riding in a vehicle when she drove past a group of males standing in the 300 block of East 116th, police said. She then heard gunshots and realized she was shot in the head. The...

Earlier Monday afternoon, a 24-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the head in a shooting in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. The shooting happened about 1:35 p.m. in the 3300 block of West Congress, police said. The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.

...Pullman neighborhood attack. A 19-year-old man was standing in the alley in the 12400 block of South Lowe when a black car drove by and a passenger fired shots, police said. The victim...

...shots, police said. The victim was shot once in the buttocks and ran to the 12400 block of South Wallace, where he collapsed. Paramedics took him to Christ Medical Center, where he was listed in...

    4 Dead, 6 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (STMW) - Four people were killed and at least six others were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. About 10:30 p.m., a man was shot to death in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
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12 hours ago

2 teens fatally shot, 1 wounded within hours in Chicago

...that occurred only three hours apart in Chicago.First responders at a firehouse in the 4400-block of South Ashland in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood found a 14-year-old boy...

...p.m. Monday.The teen was riding in the backseat of an SUV in the 4500-block of South Ashland when other people in the car heard gunshots. That's when they realized the boy...

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...police said two boys, ages 14 and 15, were shot in an alley in the 7100-block of South Laflin Street in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood.Police said they were walking in the alley when a...

    2 teens fatally shot, 1 wounded within hours in Chicago
    Two teens were killed and one wounded in two separate shootings that occurred only three hours apart in Chicago. First responders at a firehouse in the 4400-block of South Ashland in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood found a 14-year-old boy badly injured on their doorstep around 6:30 p.m.
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16 hours ago

Police: 4 dead, 6 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago

The teenager was in the back seat of a vehicle traveling north in the 4500 block of South Ashland at 6:34 p.m. when the other people in the car heard gunshots and realized the boy had been shot, police said.

The driver took the teen to a firehouse a block north in the 4400 block of South Ashland, and he was taken to Stroger Hospital where he later died, police said. It was not immediately known if the teen was the intended target.

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A 28-year-old man was shot multiple times late Monday in the 2000 block of North Pulaski. | Network Video Productions

The two teens, ages 14 and 15, were walking east in an alley in the 7100 block of South Laflin about 9:35 p.m. when a male walked up and shot them, police said.

...ages 23 and 27, were in a vehicle stopped at a red light in the 700 block of West 71st Street about 11:15 p.m. when a dark-colored car pulled up alongside and a...

...riding in a vehicle when she drove past a group of males standing in the 300 block of East 116th, police said. She then heard gunshots and realized she was shot in the head. The...

Earlier Monday afternoon, a 24-year-old man suffered a graze wound to the head in a shooting in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. The shooting happened about 1:35 p.m. in the 3300 block of West Congress, police said. The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.

...Pullman neighborhood attack. A 19-year-old man was standing in the alley in the 12400 block of South Lowe when a black car drove by and a passenger fired shots, police said. The victim...

...shots, police said. The victim was shot once in the buttocks and ran to the 12400 block of South Wallace, where he collapsed. Paramedics took him to Christ Medical Center, where he was listed in...

    Police: 4 dead, 6 wounded in Monday shootings across Chicago
    Four people were killed and at least six others were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. About 10:30 p.m., a man was shot to death in the Hermosa neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The 28-year-old was standing in front of a residence in the 2000 block of North Pulaski when someone walked up and shot him several times, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

17 hours ago

19 hours ago

Boy, 14, Fatally Shot While Riding In Vehicle

The teen was shot around 6:30 p.m. while riding in the back seat of a vehicle traveling in the 4500 block of South Ashland.

    Boy, 14, Fatally Shot While Riding In Vehicle
    (CBS) - A 14-year-old boy was fatally shot Monday evening on Chicago's South Side. The teen was shot around 6:30 p.m. while riding in the back seat of a vehicle traveling in the 4500 block of South Ashland.
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19 hours ago

Boy, 14, killed in Back of the Yards shooting

...Police said the boy heard shots and felt pain while in a vehicle in the 4500-block of S. Ashland around 6:30 p.m. The driver went to a firehouse a block away for...

    Boy, 14, killed in Back of the Yards shooting
    A 14-year-old boy has died after he was shot in the Back of the Yards neighborhood Monday night, police said.
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19 hours ago

Police: Boy, 14, killed in Back of the Yards shooting

The teen was in the back seat of a vehicle traveling north in the 4500 block of South Ashland at 6:34 p.m. when the other people in the car heard gunshots and realized the boy had been shot, police said.

The driver took the teen to a firehouse a block north in the 4400 block of South Ashland, and he was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he died, police said. The Cook County medical examiner’s office did not immediately confirm the death Monday night.

    Boy, 14, critically wounded in Back of the Yards shooting
    A 14-year-old boy was shot in the back in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side Monday evening. The teen was in the back seat of a vehicle traveling north in the 4500 block of South Ashland at 6:34 p.m.
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25 hours ago

Combatir la violencia ‘necesitará de todos’

Juárez, de 25 años, transitaba por la cuadra 1700 W. 47th St., en el barrio de Las Empacadoras, e indicó que “las cosas no mejoran, sino que se ponen peor”.

González, de la cuadra 5100 S. Bishop St., fue baleado en el pecho y transportado al Hospital John Stroger del Condado de Cook en donde fue declarado muerto según el médico forense condal.

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El primer homicidio ocurrió a las 6:40 a.m. del 1 de enero del 2016 en la cuadra 1900 W. Garfield Ave., a milla y media de distancia.

Se disparan homicidios y tiroteos El concejal Raymond López en su oficina en la cuadra 1600 W. 63rd St., en el suroeste de Chicago. JAIME REYES/HOY

    Combatir la violencia 'necesitará de todos'
    CHICAGO - Mientras empuja una carriola en la que lleva a su hijo de un año, muy cerca de donde recientemente se registró un homicidio, Erika Juárez cuenta que teme por la seguridad de su familia, más ahora que la temperatura empieza a subir y ante el aumento de la violencia en la ciudad.
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41 hours ago

47 hours ago

Alderman ?

Hi,
I'm starting to shop around for a new place, and there are a lot of lovely buildings in the area.
I'm wondering how you would rate alderman Toni Foulkes. Are there frequent updates and events from the office? Is she active? Is she responsive?
Thanks in advance for sharing!

2 days ago

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2 days ago

Man shot in Back of the Yards

The 35-year-old was walking in the 4800 block of South Bishop about 12:15 a.m. when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in the ankle, according to Chicago Police.

    Man shot in Back of the Yards
    A man was shot early Sunday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. The 35-year-old was walking in the 4800 block of South Bishop about 12:15 a.m. when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot in the ankle, according to Chicago Police.
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