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Drug Bust Turns Up 86 Pounds Of Cocaine In Bridgeport, Police Say

Officers found the cocaine in a truck that was in Jaime Ordaz's possession on Feb. 1, police said. Ordaz was arrested in the 900 block of West Pershing Road.

    Man Found With 86 Pounds Of Cocaine In Bridgeport, Police Say
    CHICAGO - A California man has been charged after police found him with 86 pounds of cocaine in Bridgeport, police said. Officers found the cocaine in a truck that was in Jaime Ordaz's possession on Feb. 1, police said. Ordaz was arrested in the 900 block of West Pershing Road.
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CPD: 2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings To Start Holiday Weekend

...of the Yards, where officers responded to a call of a person shot in the 4500 block of South Wood and found a 29-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his head being...

Less than two hours earlier in the same neighborhood, officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland about 3 a.m. found a 23-year-old man inside a building with a gunshot wound to his back. He was dead at the scene, police said.

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...Friday in the Austin neighborhood, two boys, ages 13 and 16, were walking in the 5100 block of West Concord when they heard shots and realized they’d been struck, police said. They were taken...

Shortly before 9 p.m., a 24-year-old man was walking through a Gresham neighborhood alley in the 8300 block of South Winchester when a vehicle drove up to him and someone inside shot him in the leg, police said. His condition was stabilized at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

About 7:45 p.m., someone robbed a 23-year-old man in West Pullman’s 300 block of East Kensington and then shot him in the calf, police said. He was stabilized at Christ Medical Center.

The first shooting of the weekend happened in Englewood about 6 p.m. in the 1400 block of West 71st Street, where someone walked up and shot a 31-year-old man in the chest as he sat on a porch, police said. He was in critical condition at Christ Medical Center.

    CPD: 2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Shootings To Start Holiday Weekend
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Two people were killed and at least eight more, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in South and West side shootings to start the President's Day holiday weekend, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened about 4:30 a.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

  • Sandra Lee it's so real out here stay safe yall

    My daughter was killed May6 2014 we need Marshall law get or city back

  • catlady for the love of cats, lets get along!

    This weekend was too nice and it's perfect weather for these scums to come out and prey on the innocent. Cant enjoy the nice weather, and if you do want to enjoy it you have to go out the city! Driving home Saturday night i saw what seems like 4 teenage boys flashing gang signs as cars drove and stopped at the stop sign on Pulaski and Wabansia. Cops were called and they left but they just ended up popping back up after they left.

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14 hours ago

4 Killed, 24 Wounded In Presidents Day Weekend Shootings

...responded about 4:30 a.m. to a call of a person shot in the 4500 block of South Wood and found John Gonzalez, 36, with a gunshot wound to his head being put into...

...Saturday in the same neighborhood, officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found 23-year-old Willie Cooks in a building with a gunshot wound to his...

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...Eddie Thomas, 33, was sitting in a vehicle at 3:33 p.m. in the 4900 block of West Van Buren when someone in a silver car pulled up and opened fire, police and the Cook...

...23 p.m. Friday, 31-year-old Travis Joseph was on a porch in the 1400 block of West 71st Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, when anther male walked up, pulled out...

...s office. The 36-year-old was standing in front of a home in the 7300 block of South Aberdeen when two males emerged from a vacant lot nearby and fired shots in his direction...

...Sunday in the Gresham neighborhood on the South Side. He was standing outside in the 7600 block of South Peoria when a dark-colored SUV pulled up to the boy and someone inside fired shots...

...walking with a 16-year-old boy about 11:30 p.m. Friday in the 5100 block of West Concord in Austin when the pair heard gunfire and realized they’d both been shot, police...

    4 Killed, 24 Wounded In Presidents Day Weekend Shootings
    CHICAGO (CBS) - Four people have been killed and at least 24 more wounded, including two 13-year-old boys, in Presidents Day weekend shootings across the city, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened Saturday afternoon in the West Side Austin neighborhood. Eddie Thomas, 33, was sitting in a vehicle at 3:33 p.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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20 hours ago

CPD: California man found with 39 kilos of cocaine in Bridgeport

An investigation by Deering District tactical officers led to the recovery of the cocaine on Feb. 1 in the 900 block of West Pershing Road, according to Chicago Police.

    CPD: California man found with 39 kilos of cocaine in Bridgeport
    A California man has been charged after Chicago Police found 39 kilos of cocaine in his truck earlier this month. An investigation by Deering District tactical officers led to the recovery of the cocaine on Feb. 1 in the 900 block of West Pershing Road, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

29 hours ago

Letters: Rent stabilization protects low-income tenants

In 1953, the Back of the Yards Council, in session at 4600 S. Ashland, passes unanimous resolution demanding state rent control if federal curbs in place at the time were allowed to lapse. | Sun-Times Library

    Letters: Rent stabilization protects low-income tenants
    Rent stabilization, which replaced the original rent control construct as the model of choice in half a dozen cities around the country, is gaining momentum as a preferred method to protect low-income tenants from displacement. Rent stabilization accounts for costs associated with inflation, maintenance and repairs, and capital improvements in a way that strict rent control measures were inadequate to address properly.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

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Chicago Police officer shoots dog that bit child on South Side

The officer fired a shot and struck the dog at 5:23 p.m. in the 5100 block of South Marshfield, according to Chicago Police. The dog bit a child, who was taken to a hospital for treatment.

    Chicago Police officer shoots dog that bit child on South Side
    An on-duty Chicago Police officer shot a dog Saturday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side. The officer fired a shot and struck the dog at 5:23 p.m. in the 5100 block of South Marshfield, according to Chicago Police. The dog bit a child, who was taken to a hospital for treatment.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

2 days ago

Man, 23, fatally shot in Back of the Yards nightclub

...neighborhood on the Southwest Side.The shooting occurred at about 3 a.m. in the 5000-block of South Ashland Avenue, police said.The victim's family identified the victim as Willie Cook, who had a...

    Man, 23, fatally shot in Back of the Yards nightclub
    A 23-year-old was shot in the back and killed early Saturday in a "nightclub" in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The shooting occurred at about 3 a.m. in the 5000-block of South Ashland Avenue, police said.
    http://abc7chicago.com

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2 days ago

Police: Man fatally shot in Back of the Yards

About 4:30 a.m., officers responded to a call of person shot in the 4500 block of South Wood and found the man with a gunshot wound to his head being put into a vehicle by several friends. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police.

    Police: Man fatally shot in Back of the Yards
    A 29-year-old man was shot to death early Saturday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood, according to Chicago Police. About 4:30 a.m., officers responded to a call of person shot in the 4500 block of South Wood and found the man with a gunshot wound to his head being put into a vehicle by several friends.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

2 days ago

Police: 1 killed, 1 wounded in Back of the Yards shooting

Just before 3 a.m., officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found a 23-year-old man in a building with a gunshot wound to his back. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

    Police: 1 killed, 1 wounded in Back of the Yards shooting
    Two men were shot, one fatally, early Saturday in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago Police. Just before 3 a.m., officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found a 23-year-old man in a building with a gunshot wound to his back.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

2 days ago

CPD: 1 killed, 6 wounded in shootings to start holiday weekend

The latest killing happened just before 3 a.m. in Back of the Yards, where officers responding to a call of shots fired in the 5000 block of South Ashland found a 23-year-old man inside a building with a gunshot wound to his back. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

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...Friday in the Austin neighborhood, two boys, ages 13 and 16, were walking in the 5100 block of West Concord when they heard shots and realized they’d been struck, police said. They were taken...

Shortly before 9 p.m., a 24-year-old man was walking through a Gresham neighborhood alley in the 8300 block of South Winchester when a vehicle drove up to him and someone inside shot him in the leg, police said. His condition was stabilized at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

About 7:45 p.m., someone robbed a 23-year-old man in West Pullman’s 300 block of East Kensington and then shot him in the calf, police said. He was stabilized at Christ Medical Center.

The first shooting of the weekend happened in Englewood about 6 p.m. in the 1400 block of West 71st Street, where someone walked up and shot a 31-year-old man in the chest as he sat on a porch, police said. He was in critical condition at Christ Medical Center.

    CPD: 1 killed, 6 wounded in shootings to start holiday weekend
    A man was killed and at least six more people, including a 13-year-old boy, were wounded in South and West side shootings to start the President's Day holiday weekend, according to Chicago Police. The latest killing happened just before 3 a.m.
    http://chicago.suntimes.com

2 days ago

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