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Four charged with fatal Merrillville shooting, though three still at large

Cecil A. Pendleton Jr. was preparing to leave for work about 5 a.m. May 6 when he was shot to death inside his work van, police said. The shooting occurred near the Tan Tar A Apartments at 150 E. 59th Ave. in Merrillville, where Pendleton lived.

    Four charged with fatal Merrillville shooting, though three still at large
    Posted: Friday, July 24, 2015 4:07 PM EDT Updated: Friday, July 24, 2015 4:07 PM EDT MERRILLVILLE, Ind. (Sun-Times Media Wire) - Charges have been filed against four men for the shooting death of a 55-year-old man during a robbery in May in northwest Indiana, although three of the four suspects remain at large.
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County Commissioner Wants A 'Gun Violence Czar' To Unite Chicago

...week. The shooting happened around 9:40 pm Tuesday when Singleton was driving south on State Street near 59th and a group of men reportedly opened fire, killing him on the spot, according to...

    County Commissioner Wants A 'Gun Violence Czar' To Unite Chicago
    A Cook County commissioner has called for the creation of a gun violence "czar" to unite the Cook County Sheriff's Department, Chicago Police Department and other agencies that fight gun violence. Commissioner Richard Boykin, (D-1st) said in a press conference Thursday, that political divides have created tension between the City of Chicago and county law enforcement, but a Gun Violence Czar would hopefully be able to bridge that divide.
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Is There A Lion On The Loose In Milwaukee?

Authorities responded after a woman said she saw a large cat, which looked like a lion, roaming the neighborhood on Monday afternoon in the 200 block of East Garfield Avenue.

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A third was shot and killed by Chicago police in the 3400 block of North Hoyne Avenue on the north side of Chicago in April, 2008. It was reportedly the only cougar ever spotted in the history of the city.

    Is There A Lion On The Loose In Milwaukee?
    John Dodge John Dodge is the Executive Producer of CBS Chicago's website. (You... CHICAGO (CBS) - Police in Milwaukee are investigating a report of a lion on the loose on the north side of town. Authorities responded after a woman said she saw a large cat, which looked like a lion, roaming the neighborhood on Monday afternoon in the 200 block of East Garfield Avenue.
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On the scene in Washington Park: '59th Street going to be hot as a firecracker'

Police at a fatal shooting in the 5900 block of South State Street in Washington Park on July 22, 2015. 

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Singleton belonged to a faction of the Black Disciples gang centered near 60th Street and King Drive, according to police and the Rev. Andre Smith, a local activist.

    On the scene in Washington Park: '59th Street going to be hot as a firecracker'
    At least 40 people stood at the crime scene tape stretched across the intersection of 59th and State streets late Tuesday night, looking at the silver Dodge Charger where a 26-year-old man had been shot dead. The man, Cass Singleton, was driving south on State Street at 9:39 p.m.
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Police: 1 killed, 5 wounded in Tuesday shootings

About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State, police said. He was dead at the scene.

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About 3:45 p.m., the 19-year-old was standing outside in the 2200 block of South Kirkland when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He was shot in the right calf.

The 35-year-old was standing in the street in the 200 block of West 95th Street a few minutes after noon when he was approached by a gunman who opened fire, police said.

About 7:45 a.m., a 24-year-old man was shot several times in the 4000 block of West Kamerling in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, police said. The man was shot in the chest, side and elbow, and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in serious condition.

A 21-year-old man was driving westbound on West Irving Park Road near North Major Avenue when a silver car drove by and someone inside fired shots, police said.

    Police: 1 killed, 5 wounded in Tuesday shootings
    One man was killed and at least five other people were wounded in shootings across Chicago Tuesday. About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State, police said. He was dead at the scene.
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1 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The fatal shooting was in the Washington Park neighborhood. About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State Street, police said. He was dead at the scene.

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About 3:45 p.m., the 19-year-old was standing outside in the 2200 block of South Kirkland Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, police said. He was shot in the right calf.

The 35-year-old was standing in the street in the 200 block of West 95th Street a few minutes after noon when he was approached by a gunman who opened fire, police said.

About 7:45 a.m., a 24-year-old man was shot several times in the 4000 block of West Kamerling Avenue in the Humboldt Park neighborhood, police said. The man was shot in the chest, side and elbow, and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in serious condition.

A 21-year-old man was driving westbound on West Irving Park Road near North Major Avenue when a silver car drove by and someone inside fired shots, police said.

    1 Killed, 5 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings
    The fatal shooting was in the Washington Park neighborhood. About 9:40 p.m., a 26-year-old man was found shot in the head in the 5900 block of South State Street, police said. He was dead at...
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