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Young Dad Gunned Down in March Survived Murder Attempt in 2010: Officials

Joseph Burdine, 24, was killed just after 11 a.m. on March 19 as he headed to a bus stop on his way to work at Ultra Foods, family and police said. Burdine was shot multiple times in the 7900 block of South Kedzie Avenue and pronounced dead on the scene.

Burdine had left home that morning to buy a pack of cigarettes from a local corner store before heading to a bus stop on Kedzie Avenue, relatives said. According to prosecutors, surveillance footage shows Burdine walking from a liquor store at 7949 S. Kedzie Ave. toward 80th Street about 11:10 a.m.

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Police issued an investigative alert for Chatmon, who lives in the 9200 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue. He was arrested Monday, charged with first-degree murder and subsequently held without bail.

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Prosecutors: Gang member killed man who pursued charges against his cohort

Burdine had been shot before in 2010, hit in the abdomen by a then-15-year-old boy after an argument in the 8000 block of South Troy Street. It was just around the corner from where he was killed in March. 

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Man killed months after he was threatened in court

Burdine was walking from Miska's Liquor store in the late morning when Chatmon gunned him down in the 7900 block of South Kedzie Avenue, Karr said.

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Chatmon, of the 9200 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue, has a 2011 possession of a stolen motor vehicle conviction and five misdemeanors on his record.

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Prosecutors: Man shot to death after pressing charges in 2010 shooting

Burdine had been shot before in 2010, hit in the abdomen by a then-15-year-old boy after an argument in the 8000 block of South Troy Street. It was just around the corner from where he was killed in March. 

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Early Voting For Chicago Runoff Election Begins Monday

18th Ward – Wrightwood-Ashburn Library 8530 S. Kedzie

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Chicago Board of Elections – 69 W. Washington St., Lower Level Conference Room

1st Ward – Goldblatts Building 1615 W. Chicago

2nd Ward – Access Living 115 W. Chicago

3rd Ward – Chicago Bee Library 3647 S. State

4th Ward – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center 4314 S. Cottage Grove

5th Ward – Jackson Park 6401 S. Stony Island

6th Ward – Whitney Young Library 7901 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

7th Ward – Jeffery Manor Library 2401 E. 100th St.

8th Ward – Olive Harvey College 10001 S. Woodlawn

9th Ward – Palmer Park 201 E. 111th St.

10th Ward – Vodak/East Side Library 3710 E. 106th St.

11th Ward – District 9 Police 3120 S. Halsted

12th Ward – McKinley Park 2210 W. Pershing

13th Ward – West Lawn Park 4233 W. 65th St.

14th Ward – Archer Heights Library 5055 S. Archer

15th Ward – Gage Park 2411 W 55th St

16th Ward – Lindblom Park 6054 S. Damen

17th Ward – Thurgood Marshall Library 7506 S. Racine

19th Ward – Mount Greenwood Park 3721 W. 111th St.

20th Ward – Coleman Library 731 E. 63rd St.

21st Ward – Woodson Regional Library 9525 S. Halsted

22nd Ward – Piotrowski Park 4247 W. 31st St.

23rd Ward – Clearing Library 6423 W. 63rd Pl.

24th Ward – Douglass Library 3353 W. 13th St.

25th Ward – Chinatown Library 2353 S. Wentworth

26th Ward – Humboldt Park Library 1605 N. Troy

27th Ward – Eckhart Park 1330 W. Chicago

28th Ward – West Side Learning Center 4624 W. Madison

29th Ward – Amundsen Park 6200 W. Bloomingdale

30th Ward – Kilbourn Park 3501 N. Kilbourn

31st Ward – Portage Cragin Library 5108 W. Belmont

32nd Ward – Bucktown-Wicker Park Library 1701 N. Milwaukee

33rd Ward – Horner Park 2741 W. Montrose Ave

34th Ward – West Pullman Library 830 W. 119th St.

35th Ward – Independence Library 3548 W. Irving Park

36th Ward – West Belmont Library 3104 N. Narragansett

37th Ward – West Chicago Library 4856 W. Chicago

38th Ward – Hiawatha Park 8029 W. Forest Preserve

39th Ward – N. Park Village Admin Bldg 5801 N. Pulaski

40th Ward – Budlong Woods Library 5630 N. Lincoln

41st Ward – Roden Library 6083 N. Northwest Hwy.

42nd Ward – Museum of Broadcast Communications 360 N. State

43rd Ward – Lincoln Park Library 1150 W. Fullerton

44th Ward – Merlo Library 644 W. Belmont

45th Ward – District 16 Police 5151 N. Milwaukee

46th Ward – Truman College 1145 W. Wilson

47th Ward – Welles Park 2333 W. Sunnyside

48th Ward – Edgewater Library, 6000 N. Broadway

49th Ward – Pottawattomie Park 7340 N. Rogers

50th Ward – Warren Park 6601 N. Western

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Nine wounded in shootings Thursday on South, West sides

The males were getting into a car in the 2900 block of West 85th Street at 12:35 p.m. when another vehicle pulled up and someone fired shots, police said. Francis D. Hayes Park is located at that address.

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The 36-year-old was shot about 8:30 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Damen, according to preliminary information from police. He took himself to Holy Cross Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.

The man, 35, was inside a business in the 500 block of East 79th Street about 8 p.m. when someone outside fired shots, police said. He was shot in the arm and took himself to Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized.

The 19-year-old was standing outside about 3:45 p.m. in the 1500 block of South Kostner when someone walked up and shot him in the chest, police said. The shooter then got in an SUV, which sped away. The man was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

The pair were walking in the 6400 block of South Laflin at 11:11 a.m. when shots were fired, possibly from a passing vehicle, police said.

The woman, 30, was driving about 1:40 a.m. in the 5400 block of South May when she heard gunfire and realized she'd been shot, police said. The woman suffered a graze wound to the head and drove herself to Stroger Hospital, where her condition was stabilized.

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Nine Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The males were getting into a car in the 2900 block of West 85th Street at 12:35 p.m. when another vehicle pulled up and someone fired shots, police said. Francis D. Hayes Park is located at that address.

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The 36-year-old was shot about 8:30 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Damen, according to preliminary information from police. He took himself to Holy Cross Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.

The man, 35, was inside a business in the 500 block of East 79th Street about 8 p.m. when someone outside fired shots, police said. He was shot in the arm and took himself to Jackson Park Hospital and Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized.

The 19-year-old was standing outside about 3:45 p.m. in the 1500 block of South Kostner when someone walked up and shot him in the chest, police said. The shooter then got in an SUV, which sped away. The man was taken in critical condition to Mount Sinai Hospital, police said.

The pair were walking in the 6400 block of South Laflin at 11:11 a.m. when shots were fired, possibly from a passing vehicle, police said.

The woman, 30, was driving about 1:40 a.m. in the 5400 block of South May when she heard gunfire and realized she’d been shot, police said. The woman suffered a graze wound to the head and drove herself to Stroger Hospital, where her condition was stabilized.

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7 wounded in South, West side shootings

Two men were shot in Hayes Park in the Wrightwood neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. They were wounded in the 2900 block of West 85th Street and walked into Advocate Christ Medical Center about 12:35 p.m., police said.

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...in West Englewood. The man, 36, was shot about 8:30 p.m. in the 6900 block of South Damen Avenue, police said. He was taken to Holy Cross Hospital in critical condition. Further details surrounding...

The man was inside a business in the 500 block of East 79th Street when someone outside fired shots, said Officer Hector Alfaro, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

Hours earlier, a 19-year-old man was shot in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Someone approached the teen in the 1500 block of South Kostner Avenue, and started shooting about 3:45 p.m.

One was found near 64th and Bishop streets and the other was found in the 6500 block of South Racine Avenue. The shooting happened nearby, in the 1500 block of West 65th Street.

One was found near 64th and Bishop streets and the other was found in the 6500 block of South Racine Avenue. The shooting happened nearby, in the 1500 block of West 65th Street.

One was found near 64th and Bishop streets and the other was found in the 6500 block of South Racine Avenue. The shooting happened nearby, in the 1500 block of West 65th Street.

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5 wounded in South, West side shootings

Two men were shot in Hayes Park in the Wrightwood neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. They were wounded in the 2900 block of West 85th Street and walked into Advocate Christ Medical Center about 12:35 p.m., police said.

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The most recent shooting left a man critically injured in the Lawndale neighborhood on the West Side. Someone approached the man, whose age wasn't immediately available, in the 1500 block of South Kostner Avenue, and started shooting about 3:45 p.m.

One was found near 64th and Bishop streets and the other was found in the 6500 block of South Racine Avenue. The shooting happened nearby, in the 1500 block of West 65th Street.

One was found near 64th and Bishop streets and the other was found in the 6500 block of South Racine Avenue. The shooting happened nearby, in the 1500 block of West 65th Street.

One was found near 64th and Bishop streets and the other was found in the 6500 block of South Racine Avenue. The shooting happened nearby, in the 1500 block of West 65th Street.

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Free Financial Literacy Programs Offered at Chicago Public Library

8530 S. Kedzie Ave.

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...locations throughout the city. In addition programs are scheduled at the Harold Washington Library Center 400 S. State St. Moreover, all CPL locations have books, periodicals and online information which allow Chicagoans to learn...

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3030 W. Fullerton Ave.

1226 W. Ainslie St.

2353 S. Wentworth Ave.

6000 N. Broadway St.

6083 N. Northwest Hwy.

5331 W. Devon Ave.

4455 N. Lincoln Ave.

5630 N. Lincoln Ave.

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9525 S. Halsted St.

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6100 W. Irving park Rd.

11071 S. Hoyne Ave.

6435 N. California Ave.

8148 S. Stony Island Ave.

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7901 S. King Dr.

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1101 W. Taylor St.

3436 S. King Dr.

310 W. Division Ave.

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  • Correa Law will be offering three programs next week at Wicker Park Bucktown, Jefferson Park and Sulzer Regional Libraries.
    Wicker Park Bucktown: Tuesday April 21 4:00 PM Estate Planning for Young Families
    Jefferson Park: Wednesday April 22 4:30 PM The Nightmares of Estate Planning
    Sulzer Regional: Thursday April 23 6:30 PM An Estate Plan is More Than Just a Will

    We hope to see some of you in attendance!

Apr 11

Cook County sheriff's deputy's son charged in shooting

Davis, of west suburban Evergreen Park, is charged with shooting and wounding a 23-year-old man in the right bicep and chest after spotting him in the store in the 3200 block of West 87th Street on March 27.

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Cook County Sheriff’s Deputy’s Son Charged In Shooting

Davis, of west suburban Evergreen Park, is charged with shooting and wounding a 23-year-old man in the right bicep and chest after spotting him in the store in the 3200 block of West 87th Street on March 27.

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Man charged in Ashburn cellphone store shooting

...6 p.m. March 27 inside the cellphone store in a strip mall in the 3200 block of West 87th Street, just about two blocks from where authorities say Davis lives...

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