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Mom of slain Urban Prep student: 'Can you please put a sheet over him?'

According to Chicago police, Hoard was not far from his home and near 106th Street and South Yates Avenue when an SUV pulled up around 7:15 p.m. Monday and someone inside opened fire. Hoard was hit in the chest; his friend Chester Palmer, 23, was grazed on the head.

Palmer, in a telephone interview, said he and Hoard were walking through the 10500 block of South Yates Avenue when a black SUV pulled up near them and stopped. They were going to get milk from the store, then maybe play basketball at a park gym. The car window lowered.

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Woman Robbed Through McDonald's Bathroom Stall, Prosecutors Say

The attack happened on Jan. 25 shortly after an 88-year-old woman walked into a bathroom stall at a South Chicago McDonald's, 2425 E. 79th St., according to police and prosecutors.

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Scott was arrested Sunday morning at her home in the 2600 block of East 76th Street, according to a police report.

  • Happy making better choices

    no one is safe, not our babies or our elderly smh

  • It's sad! All the no good drug dealers walking around with pockets full of money and she chooses to rob a granny instead. SMH!

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1 dead, 7 hurt in city shootings

The woman was in the 8600 block of South Stony Island Avenue when she was shot in the leg, Alfaro said, citing preliminary information.

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According to preliminary information, a 28-year-old man and a 20-year-old man attempted to enter the home of a 24-year-old man in the 8000 block of South Dante Avenue, police said.

Walker, of the 6500 block of South Champlain Avenue, was pronounced dead at 9:17 p.m., according to the medical examiner's office.

The man was about to open the door to his home in the 700 block of West 73rd Street when a gray, four-door SUV pulled up and a male inside began yelling gang slogans, police said. The attacker then stepped out of the SUV and fired shots, police said.  

Around 5:30 p.m., a 19-year-old man was shot in the 100 block of South Pulaski Road in the Garfield Park neighborhood, police said. He was shot in the lower leg and taken to an area hospital in serious condition, fire officials said.

In the Austin neighborhood at 2:11 p.m., a 47-year-old man was shot on the 5400 block of West Madison Avenue, police said.

The shooting happened at 12:30 p.m. on the 700 block of South Albany Avenue, said Chicago police spokesman Veejay Zala.

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