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Man charged with pointing gun at Chicago Police officer

Darling, of the 8100 block of South Richmond, was ordered held on a $250,000 bond Monday, according to court records. He is next scheduled to appear in court Aug. 3.

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About 11:15 a.m., officers were chasing Darling on foot in the 700 block of West 61st Place when he pointed a handgun in their direction, police said.

    Man charged with pointing gun at Chicago Police officer
    A 19-year-old man who pointed a gun at a Chicago Police officer during a foot chase Sunday in Englewood has been ordered held on a $250,000 bond. Elmon Darling, 19, is charged with two counts of aggravated assault of a peace officer with a weapon, and one count of aggravated unlawful use of a loaded weapon, all felonies, according to Chicago Police.
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2 teens killed, at least 10 people wounded since Sunday morning

...after 3:30 p.m. Sunday, a 22-year-old man was shot on the 8000 block of South Washtenaw Avenue in the city's Ashburn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The victim suffered wounds to...

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In the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side, a teenage boy was shot multiple times in the upper body during an attack in the 2800 block of South Keeler Avenue about 7:45 p.m. Sunday and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police spokesmen said.

The Cook County Medical Examiner on Monday identified the boy as David Moreno, 16, of the 2700 block of South Lawndale Avenue. Police originally said the boy was 15 years old.

The earlier fatal shooting happened Sunday morning shortly after 9 a.m. on the 8100 block of South Manistee Avenue in the city's South Chicago neighborhood, said Officer Jose Estrada, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

...on the South Side, according to News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines. He was in the 4700 block of South Drexel Boulevard at about 3 a.m. Monday when he was shot, said Gaines, who had no...

...the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said. He was in the 1700 block of West Montvale Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain, Gaines said. He went to Advocate Christ Medical...

...a.m. Monday, a 23-year-old man was shot in the chest near the 2300 block of West 19th Street in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood on the South Side, said police spokesmen. He was...

...20 a.m., a 24-year-old man was standing on the sidewalk in the 8500 block of South Escanaba Avenue in South Chicago when someone rode up on a bike and fired shots at him...

...at around midnight, Alfaro said. The man, 28, was standing on the sidewalk in the 8100 block of South Muskegon Avenue when a dark-colored sedan drove past and shots were fired, Alfaro said. The man...

...on the South Side, Alfaro said. The man, 24, was on the sidewalk in the 6800 block of South Morgan Street when someone walked up, shot him in the neck, and fled, Gaines said. He was...

...said. The man, 42, was working behind the counter in a retail store in the 700 block of West 103rd Street when someone came up to him with a gun and demanded money. A struggle ensued...

• About 2:30 p.m. Sunday, a 32-year-old man was wounded in a possible drive-by in the 700 block of West 48th Street in the city's New City neighborhood on the South Side, Zala said. The man suffered a wound to the leg and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where his condition was stabilized, Zala said.

    2 teens killed, at least 10 people wounded since Sunday morning
    A teenage boy and an 18-year-old man were fatally wounded and at least ten people were shot in separate incidents Sunday through Monday morning in Chicago. In the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side, a teenage boy was shot multiple times in the upper body during an attack in the 2800 block of South Keeler Avenue about 7:45 p.m.
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2 teens killed, at least 3 men wounded in Sunday shootings

Shortly after 3:30 p.m., a 22-year-old man was shot on the 8000 block of South Washtenaw Avenue in the city's Ashburn neighborhood.

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...the Little Village neighborhood, the boy suffered multiple gunshot wounds in an attack in the 2800 block of South Keeler Avenue about 7:45 p.m. and was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was...

The earlier fatal shooting happened Sunday morning shortly after 9 a.m. on the 8100 block of South Manistee Avenue in the city's South Chicago neighborhood, said Officer Jose Estrada, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

About a hour before the Washtenaw Avenue shooting, a 32-year-old man was wounded in a possible drive-by in the 700 block of West 48th Street in the city's New City neighborhood, said Officer Veejay Zala, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

    Teen killed in South Chicago neighborhood shooting
    An 18-year-old man was fatally wounded Sunday morning on the South Side in the city's South Chicago neighborhood. The shooting happened shortly after 9 a.m. on the 8100 block of South Manistee Avenue, said Officer Jose Estrada, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.
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Hi Wrightwood neighbors, my name is Cody, and I’m a graduate student at the University of Illinois at Chicago studying Transportation Planning. Do you ride a bike occasionally? Often? Every day? Then I’m interested to hear from you!

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Hi Wrightwood neighbors, my name is Cody, and I’m a graduate student at the University of Illinois at Chicago studying Transportation Planning. Do you ride a bike occasionally? Often? Every day? Then I’m interested to hear from you!

I want to know how you plan your bike trips, and how much time you are willing to add to your trips to make sure you have access to bike lanes and other facilities. I’m inviting you to take this 10 minute online survey to help create a model that can inform bike facility project selection.

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Prosecutors: Mistaken identity sparked South Side shooting

The two victims, both 21-year-old men, were shot while driving down the 7900 block of Artesian Avenue but continued on for a few blocks before crashing into a parked car, according to police.

Judge Donald Panarese Jr. set bail for Andrews, of the 8100 block of South Artesian Avenue, at $750,000 during the hearing.

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Prosecutors: Mistaken identity sparked South Side shooting

The two victims, both 21-year-old men, were shot while driving down the 7900 block of Artesian Avenue but continued on for a few blocks before crashing into a parked car, according to police.

Judge Donald Panarese Jr. set bail for Andrews, of the 8100 block of South Artesian Avenue, at $750,000 during the hearing.

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Two dead, three wounded in shootings Wednesday on South, West sides

The 21-year-old man was driving in the 7900 block of South Artesian at 12:24 p.m. when shots were fired at the vehicle, police said.

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Joseph Gaithers, 35, was talking with another person in the 8000 block of South King Drive when the other person pulled out a gun and shot him in the head, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Gaithers, of the 6300 block of South Calumet, was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead at 5:31 p.m., authorities said.

Officers found the 25-year-old man on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds in the 3200 block of West Huron about 2:10 a.m., police said.

The 27-year-old man was shot in his leg and foot in the 300 block of West Garfield at 1:12 p.m., police said. He was taken in good condition to Saint Bernard Hospital.

He was shot in the head, but continued driving until crashed into a parked vehicle in the 2400 block of West 80th Street, police said. He was taken in critical condition to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

  • B. Anthoney "Tone'y" Belisle Executive Producer for B.P.A. Productions Chicago

    So a man walking and talking to another person and it sounds like they had just met and were walking and talking together when the other person pulled out a gun and shoots you in the head. oh my god make you wanna holla and throw up both your hands...

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    So a man walking and talking to another person and it sounds like they had just met and were walking and talking together when the other person pulled out a gun and shoots you in the head. oh my god make you wanna holla and throw up both your hands what next? and you wonder why some people are scared to come out of their house even though that is no way to live the Bible says that God didn't give us the spirit of fear yes but he gave of common sense but oh my God in heaven help your children down here we need a revelation and so fast. Let's come together and pray people pray pray pray pray to you get an answer answer soon this is my prayer. and I mean it!

  • FGFM What the Cappleman!

    I guess that he didn't like what the other guy had to say.

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