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4 Chicago Police Officers Among 5 Injured In West Side Crash

About 9:20 p.m., officers turned on their vehicle’s emergency equipment in the East Garfield Park neighborhood when they saw a vehicle in the 3000 block of West Madison that was wanted in connection with an investigation, according to Chicago Police.

    4 Chicago Police Officers Among 5 Injured In West Side Crash
    CHICAGO (CBS) - A crash involving a Chicago Police vehicle Friday night on the West Side sent four officers and another person to hospitals. About 9:20 p.m., officers turned on their vehicle's emergency equipment in the East Garfield Park neighborhood when they saw a vehicle in the 3000 block of West Madison that was wanted in connection with an investigation, according to Chicago Police.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

2 hours ago

Citywide Shootings Kill 1, Wound 18 Since Friday Afternoon

• In Tri-Taylor, a man in his 20s was shot in his right side while in the 1900 block of West Ogden Avenue around 11:10 p.m.

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• In Greater Grand Crossing, a 52-year-old man was shot while in the 7500 block of South Wentworth Avenue around 2:35 a.m.

• In Austin, an 18-year-old man was shot in his finger around 2:06 a.m. while in the 1300 block of North Lavergne Avenue.

• In Humboldt Park, two people were shot while standing on a corner around 1:53 a.m. in the 1400 block of North Kildare Avenue. They were shot by someone inside a dark van.

• In Chatham, a 56-year-old woman was shot while walking on a sidewalk in the 8000 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue around 1:40 a.m.

• In Auburn Gresham, a 26-year-old man was shot while sitting on a porch in the 8800 block of South Ada Street around 1:14 a.m.

• In South Shore, a 17-year-old girl was shot three times in her right leg while riding in a vehicle. The incident occurred in the 7600 block of South Stony Island Avenue at 12:30 a.m.

• In Austin, a 28-year-old man is in critical condition after being shot in his head. The incident occurred in the 5800 block of West Ohio Street around 11:55 p.m. Friday.

• In Belmont Cragin, a 38-year-old man was shot in his head while in an alley in the 4900 block of West Wolfram Street around 10:15 p.m.

• In Austin, a 17-year-old boy was shot in a drive-by in the 4900 block of West Rice Street around 7:24 p.m. He was shot in his abdomen by someone inside a dark-colored sedan.

• In South Shore, two men were shot around 7:22 p.m. while they were in a car in the 6700 South Stony Island Avenue.

• In North Lawndale, an 18-year-old man was shot in a drive-by in the 4000 block of West Roosevelt Road around 6:45 p.m.

He was shot in his hip by someone in a black vehicle before running to a home in the 4000 block of West Grenshaw Street, where 911 was called. The man was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in good condition.

• In Humboldt Park, a 32-year-old man was shot in his left wrist and taken to Norweigan Hospital. The incident occurred in the 600 block of North Lawndale Avenue around 4:59 p.m.

    Citywide Shootings Kill 1, Wound 18 Since Friday Afternoon
    CHICAGO - Shootings across Chicago have killed one person and wounded 18 people since Friday afternoon. A 21-year-old man was shot dead on a porch in Austin Friday evening. In non-fatal shootings: * In Gage Park, a 15-year-old boy was shot in his arm around 2:55 a.m.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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4 Officers, Civilian Injured in Crash on Chicago's West Side

Chicago Fire Department officials said at least two cars were involved in the crash in the East Garfield Park neighborhood at the intersection of West Madison Street and South Sacramento Boulevard about 9:30 p.m.

    4 Officers, Civilian Injured in Crash on Chicago's West Side
    Four Chicago police officers and a civlian were injured in a crash on Chicago's West Side Friday night, fire officials confirmed.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

11 hours ago

Men, Boys Flash Guns In Music Video Shot During 1,000-Person Gang Bash

...gathering earlier in the day that is an annual tradition in the park in the 2100 block of West Adams Street...

Minutes later, two more men were shot standing in the 2500 block of West Jackson Boulevard, a half-mile away from the park, police said. 

    Men, Boys Flash Guns In Music Video Shot During 1,000-Person Gang Bash
    NEAR WEST SIDE - A music video shot during a raucous gang party that brought 1,000 people to the Near West Side last weekend shows shocking images of men and even children flashing guns while others party, drink and dance in the middle of residential streets as police idly sit by.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

11 hours ago

5 injured in crash involving Chicago police vehicle

1-49 N. Sacramento Blvd.

    5 injured in crash involving Chicago police vehicle
    CHICAGO -- Five people have been injured in a crash, involving a Chicago police vehicle. It happened at Sacramento and Madison Friday night. Four of the victims are police officers. Two were taken to the hospital in critical condition, the other two officers and one civilian are in serious condition.
    http://wgntv.com

20 hours ago

'Bump and Run' Thieves Make Off With Porsche in River North

Similar incidents have been reported on May 8 in the 100 block of South Racine, May 1 at Augusta and Wood, April 30 at Noble and Milwaukee and April 10 in the 400 block of North Damen and April 7 in the 1100 block of South Racine.

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The bumper tapping thefts and attempted thefts have been reported in numerous parts of the city, police say. The most recent occurred in the River North neighborhood Thursday night about 11:30 p.m. at the corner of Hubbard and Kingsbury.

Another victim was sitting at Diversey and Wolcott last May when, she says, her BMW SUV was rear ended.

Similar incidents have been reported on May 8 in the 100 block of South Racine, May 1 at Augusta and Wood, April 30 at Noble and Milwaukee and April 10 in the 400 block of North Damen and April 7 in the 1100 block of South Racine.

Similar incidents have been reported on May 8 in the 100 block of South Racine, May 1 at Augusta and Wood, April 30 at Noble and Milwaukee and April 10 in the 400 block of North Damen and April 7 in the 1100 block of South Racine.

Similar incidents have been reported on May 8 in the 100 block of South Racine, May 1 at Augusta and Wood, April 30 at Noble and Milwaukee and April 10 in the 400 block of North Damen and April 7 in the 1100 block of South Racine.

Similar incidents have been reported on May 8 in the 100 block of South Racine, May 1 at Augusta and Wood, April 30 at Noble and Milwaukee and April 10 in the 400 block of North Damen and April 7 in the 1100 block of South Racine.

    'Bump and Run' Thieves Make Off With Porsche in River North
    Thieves are continuing to use an unnerving ruse to get drivers out of their cars in Chicago called the "bump and run," months after multiple reports from victims, police say. The bumper tapping thefts and attempted thefts have been reported in numerous parts of the city, police say.
    http://www.nbcchicago.com

24 hours ago

Blackhawks Set To Host NHL Draft, Fan Fest At United Center

As league executives gathered in Chicago, the Blackhawks invited NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman for a sneak peek at what eventually will be a brand new $65 million practice facility at Damen and Van Buren.

    Blackhawks Set To Host NHL Draft, Fan Fest At United Center
    CHICAGO (CBS) - It's that time of year again; Lord Stanley's Cup has been handed over and hockey teams are looking to replenish the troops for next season. The NHL Draft begins Friday night at the United Center. As part of the NHL Draft, the Blackhawks are hosting a free fan festival at parking lot C at the United Center.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

28 hours ago

10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

About 6:15 p.m., someone in a dark-colored car shot a 23-year-old man in the thigh in East Garfield Park’s 3200 block of West Madison. He was in good condition at Mount Sinai.

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...attack happened about 9:30 p.m. in Lawndale, where a car pulled through the 1600 block of South Hamlin and someone inside it opened fire on two men, hitting a 23-year-old man...

...Park left two teenagers wounded. The boys, ages 14 and 15, were outside in the 2600 block of West Hirsch when someone in a car shot the younger boy in the arm and the older...

Just after 5 p.m. in Back of the Yards, a 24-year-old man was shot in the foot in the 5400 block of South Aberdeen, and he took himself in good condition to St. Bernard Hospital, police said.

About 4:30 p.m. in Gresham, someone walked up to a 20-year-old man in the 8000 block of South Justine and shot him in the buttocks, police said. He was in good condition at Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

...12:15 p.m. in Englewood. One, 18, was riding in a car in the 6500 block of South Halsted when two gunmen in a black SUV pulled up, got into an argument with the...

Thursday’s first shooting happened about 2 a.m. in Washington Park. A 29-year-old man was shot in the leg in the 5500 block of South State, but he didn’t show up at Roseland Community Hospital until 7 a.m., police said. He was in good condition.

    10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago
    CHICAGO (CBS) - At least 10 people were shot in separate attacks on the South and West sides of Chicago on Thursday. In the last week, 103 people have been shot in the city, according to Chicago Sun-Times data, and 1,636 have been shot this year. The latest attack happened about 9:30 p.m.
    http://chicago.cbslocal.com

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