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2 killed, 16 wounded in shootings across city

• A 34-year-old man was shot to death in the Wicker Park neighborhood about 1:45 a.m. Saturday. He was on a porch in the 1700 block of West Pierce Street when someone opened fire, hitting him multiple times. He was taken to Stroger Hospital and pronounced dead, police said.

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Police investigate where a 20-year-old man was killed in the 1000 block of West 14th Street in the University Village / Little Italy neighborhood.

• Three people were injured in the shooting involving the 4-year-old girl in the 7000 block of South Justine Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said. The other two victims were a 15-year-old female and a 17-year-old male.

...to the back after someone shot him about 3 a.m. Saturday morning in the 11200 block of South Stewart Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side. He was standing outside when someone...

...his jacket and phone about 1:15 a.m. Saturday near the McDonald's at Garfield Boulevard and Michigan Avenue in the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side shot him in the leg. The...

...left shoulder while sitting in a minivan about 1:05 a.m.  Saturday in the 3200 block of West Walnut Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side. He was shot by someone...

...About the same time Saturday, two people were shot in the 1100 block of West 104th Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood. A 45-year-old woman was shot in her left...

...in the Humboldt Park neighborhood early Saturday morning. They were inside an apartment in the 900 block of North Monticello Avenue on the West Side about 12:15 a.m. when someone else inside the apartment...

...year-old man about 11 p.m. in the Austin neighborhood. The attack happened near Menard Avenue and Erie Street on the West Side and the man walked into West Suburban Medical Center seeking treatment...

...A 37-year-old man was shot about 7:15 p.m. Friday in the 2900 block of West 66th Street in the city's Marquette Park neighborhood. He was shot in the leg or groin...

...that police said was gang-related. The victim was involved in a fight in the 3000 block of West Roosevelt Road in the city's Lawndale neighborhood, and after the brawl he fled to a vehicle...

  • Looks like a heavy self-gentrification weekend is underway! That is probably a reasonably priced apartment that will be available soon.

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    Said, but true that the truncated lives of disadvantaged and disenfranchised Áfrican American and Hispanic citizens is the price Chicago`s tax payers are paying to secure regentrification!!

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Carlos Fernando, Hard-Working Family Man, Killed in Wicker Park Saturday

Around 1:45 a.m. Saturday, Fernando, of the 1700 block of West Pierce Avenue, was sitting on the porch with a few friends when someone wearing all black walked around the corner from an alley and started shooting, police and family said.


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