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Police: 3 Dead, 5 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The 33-year-old was walking with a friend in the 3100 block of East 82nd Street when two males got out of a dark-colored SUV and opened fire, police said. The man was shot in the right thigh and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition had stabilized.

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The men, both 23, were standing on the sidewalk about 2:50 a.m. in the 8000 block of South Fairfield when a male walked out of a nearby gangway and opened fire, police said.

The 24-year-old was found unresponsive in the driver’s seat of a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head in the 200 block of North Mason, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Police said the man was a documented gang member.

About 9 p.m., officers found the 24-year-old unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head inside an apartment in the 5200 block of South Cornell, police said.

David Kennedy, of the 3700 block of South Wood, was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:45 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

A 27-year-old man was shot in the shoulder about 3:50 a.m. while driving northbound on I-57 between 99th and Halsted, according to Illinois State Police. He was taken to Christ Medical Center, where his condition had stabilized.

The male — whose age was not immediately known — walked into Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center about 2:15 a.m. with a graze wound to his thumb, police said. He told police that he was shot while leaving a party in the 2800 block of North Sheridan.

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3 dead, 5 wounded in weekend shootings

The 33-year-old was walking with a friend in the 3100 block of East 82nd Street when two males got out of a dark-colored SUV and opened fire, police said. The man was shot in the right thigh and was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where his condition had stabilized.

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The men, both 23, were standing on the sidewalk about 2:50 a.m. in the 8000 block of South Fairfield when a male walked out of a nearby gangway and opened fire, police said.

The 24-year-old was found unresponsive in the driver's seat of a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head in the 200 block of North Mason, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Police said the man was a documented gang member.

About 9 p.m., officers found the 24-year-old unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the head inside an apartment in the 5200 block of South Cornell, police said.

David Kennedy, of the 3700 block of South Wood, was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:45 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

A 27-year-old man was shot in the shoulder about 3:50 a.m. while driving northbound on I-57 between 99th and Halsted, according to Illinois State Police. He was taken to Christ Medical Center, where his condition had stabilized.

The male -- whose age was not immediately known -- walked into Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center about 2:15 a.m. with a graze wound to his thumb, police said. He told police that he was shot while leaving a party in the 2800 block of North Sheridan.

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Don’t Get Stuck in the Cold: DFSS Warming Centers

...closest to the 7th Ward is at the South Chicago Community Service Center, located at 8650 S. Commercial Avenue...

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...in certain conditions and the public is notified when this happens. The Garfield center at 10 South Kedzie is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to connect individuals and families...

Meet the alderman every 3rd Monday of the month from 4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at 2459 E. 75th St. First come, first served!  In the event that a Constituent Night falls on holiday, it will be held on the following Monday.  Next Constituent Night is Monday, December 15, 2014  

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Bridgeport Gunmen Shoot Late-Night Diner's Guard, Steal Cash Register

Peter Joseph and Allen Smiley, both of the 8100 block of South Burnham Avenue, were killed outside the restaurant. A third man was shot in the arm and survived.

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Around 3:10 a.m., two men — one armed and the other unarmed — entered Kevin's Hamburger Heaven, 554 W. Pershing Road, and tried to rob the 24-hour burger joint, said Officer Jose Estrada, a Chicago Police spokesman.

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  • I was wondering what was going on. Its such an eye sore for this neighborhood...its about time they tear it down.

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