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Teen critically wounded in police-involved shooting in Back of the Yards

...in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood. Officers made a traffic stop in the 5100-block of South Wood Street around 11 p.m. Wednesday when they heard shots and found the alleged shooter exchanging...

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Police shoot teen in Back of the Yards

About 11 p.m. Wednesday, ninth district officers were conducting a traffic stop in the 5100 block of South Wood Street when they heard gunfire nearby, said Chicago Police Deputy Chief Scott Ruiz, citing preliminary information.

Neighbors stood along 51st Street and watched as investigators worked the scene. Some neighbors reported hearing dozens of shots, and evidence markers littered the ground near the intersection of West 51st Street and South Wood Street.

43 min ago

Teen Critically Wounded After Being Shot by Police

Officers said they were conducting a traffic stop at about 11 p.m. on the 5100 block of South Wood Street, in the city's Back of the Yards neighborhood, when they saw two males shooting...

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Police shoot man in Back of the Yards

About 11 p.m. Wednesday, ninth district officers were conducting a traffic stop in the 5100 block of South Wood Street when they heard gunfire nearby, said Chicago Police Deputy Chief Scott Ruiz, citing preliminary information.

Neighbors stood along 51st Street and watched as investigators worked the scene. Some neighbors reported hearing dozens of shots, and evidence markers littered the ground near the intersection of West 51st Street and South Wood Street.

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Authorities responding to police-involved shooting in Back of the Yards

The Independent Police Review Authority was called to the scene of the shooting about 11 p.m. in the 5100 block of South Wood, said spokesman Larry Merritt.

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15th Ward residents and those throughout Chicago are encouraged to attend a job training registration event hosted by 15th Ward Committeeman Raymond Lopez in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Chicago's Community Kitchens will be onsite at three (3) 15th Ward locations to register applicants.

October 15 | West Englewood | 1650 W. 63rd Street
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15th Ward residents and those throughout Chicago are encouraged to attend a job training registration event hosted by 15th Ward Committeeman Raymond Lopez in conjunction with the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Chicago's Community Kitchens will be onsite at three (3) 15th Ward locations to register applicants.

October 15 | West Englewood | 1650 W. 63rd Street
October 16 | Back of the Yards | 4521 S. Ashland Avenue

All events are scheduled from 10 AM - 2 PM.

AM I ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE?
To be admitted to the program applicants must:
- Want a job
- Have a positive, can-do attitude
- Be available Monday through Friday, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the 14 weeks of the program
- Be either unemployed or underemployed
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Be eligible to work in the United States
- Have a high-school diploma or G.E.D.
- Be drug free and able to pass a drug test
- Have a valid Government I.D.
- Be a resident of Cook County
- Be able to withstand a physical work environment

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-Employment and life skills classes
-ServSafe® sanitation course
-Transportation assistance
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-Two-week unpaid internship in a commercial kitchen
-Job placement assistance
-Breakfast and lunch for the duration of the training period

Training will be held at the Greater Chicago Food Depository | 4100 W. Ann Lurie Place, Chicago, IL 60632

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