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At Lee McCullum's Funeral, Dad Asks Murdered Son's Friends Not To Retaliate

McCullum was found shot to death last week in the 500 block of West 126th Street, said Officer Ana Pacheco, a Chicago Police spokeswoman. 

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Family, friends, well wishers, and community members packed Bethlehem Star Missionary Baptism Church, located at 9231 S. Cottage Grove Ave. to pay their respects to McCullum. 

    At Lee McCullum's Funeral, Dad Asks Murdered Son's Friends Not To Retaliate
    CHATHAM- The family and friends of Lee McCullum Jr. used his funeral service Friday as an opportunity to make an impassioned plea to those who are involved in the violence that brought them there. McCullum's father, Lee Sr., asked his son's friends - who may want revenge for his death - not to retaliate.
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'Sad day' after Fenger grad featured on 'Chicagoland' killed in shooting

...a gunshot wound to the head just after 12:30 a.m. Thursday in the 500 block of West 126th Street, part of the West Pullman neighborhood, said Officer Laura Amezaga, a police spokeswoman. Though she...

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...after at least one gunman came out of nowhere and shot into a crowd near 114th Street and Stewart Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood. McCollum was in the group but was not injured...

    'Sad day' after Fenger grad featured on 'Chicagoland' killed in shooting
    A Fenger Academy High School graduate who talked about his struggle to escape gun violence in the CNN documentary series "Chicagoland" was killed early Thursday on the South Side, family confirmed. Lee McCollum Jr., 22, was found unresponsive on the ground with a gunshot wound to the head just after 12:30 a.m.
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Born To Lose: 'Chicagoland' Prom King Lee McCullum Died Trapped In Chicago

When I got word early Thursday that “Little Lee” — that’s what everybody called McCullum — had been shot dead in the 500 block of West 126th Street, I cried angry tears.

    Born To Lose: 'Chicagoland' Prom King Lee McCullum Died Trapped In Chicago
    WEST PULLMAN - Lee McCullum Jr. felt like he was born to lose, trapped in a violent world he never could escape. I met McCullum while working as a producer on "Chicagoland," the multi-part CNN documentary. After the series aired in 2014, we kept in touch.
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Matan a joven que luchó para salir de la violencia

El hombre, quien fue identificado como Lee McCollum Jr., de 22 años, fue descubierto inconsciente en el suelo con una herida de bala en la cabeza en la cuadra 500 W. 126th St., en el barrio de West Pullman, según mencionó Laura Amezaga, portavoz de la Policía de Chicago.

    Matan a joven que luchó para salir de la violencia
    CHICAGO - Un graduado de la Fenger Academy High School que participó en la serie documental de CNN "Chicagoland", hace dos años, y en la que hablaba sobre sus dificultades para escapar de la violencia, fue baleado fatalmente esta madrugada al sur de la ciudad, según confirmó la familia.
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May 12

Man Featured In CNN's 'Chicagoland' Fatally Shot On South Side

A 22-year-old man whose story was featured in CNN's 2014 docuseries Chicagoland was found fatally shot in West Pullman early Thursday morning. Police found Lee McCollum III unresponsive on the ground, shot in the head, at 12:37 a.m. this morning in the 500 block of W. 126th Street.

    Man Featured In CNN's 'Chicagoland' Fatally Shot On South Side
    A 22-year-old man whose story was featured in CNN's 2014 docuseries Chicagoland was found fatally shot in West Pullman early Thursday morning. Police found Lee McCollum III unresponsive on the ground, shot in the head, at 12:37 a.m. this morning in the 500 block of W. 126th Street.
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May 12

South Side man featured in “Chicagoland” documentary killed

Officials had not officially released McCollum’s name. But Chicago police found a 22-year-old man unresponsive on the ground with a gunshot wound to the head at 12:37 a.m. in the 500 block of West 126th Street

    South Side man featured in "Chicagoland" documentary killed
    A South Side man whose transformational story was featured in the CNN documentary "Chicagoland" was killed early Thursday, a family member said. Family learned about Lee McCollum III's death about 1 a.m. Thursday, the young man's grandfather, George McCollum, told the Chicago Sun-Times. Officials had not officially released McCollum's name.
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May 12

Cuatro muertos y 14 heridos por balaceras en Chicago

El hombre, quien fue identificado por DNAinfo como Lee McCollum, de 22 años, fue descubierto baleado en la cabeza en la cuadra 500 W. 126th St. Fue declarado muerto en la escena y, según las autoridades, no hubo arrestos en relación a ese incidente.

El hombres se encontraba en un vehículo en la cuadra 12900 S. Lowe Ave. cuando un atacante desconocido salió de un callejón y abrió fuego, según Gaines.

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Policías investigan la escena de un crimen en la cuadra 1500 W. 71st St. en el barrio de Englewood donde un hombre y dos mujeres fueron baleados a muerte. ALEXANDRA CHACHKEVITCH/CHICAGO TRIBUNE

Una mujer y cuatro hombres fueron heridos en una balacera en la cuadra 7100 S. State St., en el barrio de Park Manor, aproximadamente a las 8 p.m.

    Cuatro muertos y 14 heridos por balaceras en Chicago
    CHICAGO - Cuatro personas fueron asesinadas y al menos 14 resultaron heridas en Chicago desde el miércoles por la tarde hasta el jueves de madrugada, entre los que se incluyen las víctimas de una triple balacera fatal en el barrio de Englewood y cinco personas baleadas durante la noche en el barrio de Park Manor, según reportó Chicago Tribune.
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Lee McCollum, 'Chicagoland' Prom King, Shot Dead On South Side

At 12:37 a.m. Thursday, police found McCollum, 22, shot in his head, in the 500 block of West 126th Street, said Officer Ana Pacheco, a Chicago Police spokeswoman. McCollum was unresponsive and was later pronounced dead. Officials have not yet formally identified him.

    Lee McCollum, 'Chicagoland' Prom King, Shot Dead On South Side
    CHICAGO - Lee McCollum Jr., a man who talked about his struggle to escape violence on the city's South Side, was shot to death early Thursday. McCollum was the prom king of Fenger High School and appeared on the CNN documentary "Chicagoland," where he spoke of his time at the high school.
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May 12

Police: Man killed in West Pullman shooting

The 22-year-old man was shot in the head at 12:37 a.m. in the 500 block of West 126th Street, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police.

    Police: Man killed in West Pullman shooting
    A man was shot to death early Thursday in the West Pullman neighborhood on the Far South Side, police said. The 22-year-old man was shot in the head at 12:37 a.m. in the 500 block of West 126th Street, according to preliminary information from Chicago Police. He was dead at the scene, police said.
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Camille Crowder, 42 years old from Joliet, Illinois

The Will County Sheriff Department is in search of Camille Crowder, 42 years old from the Joliet area. Crowder has 4 female daughters. She is allegedly employed at Lemont Care Center, in Lemont, IL. Crowder has stated that she resides at 501 Pico Street in Joliet, Illinois, however residents at that location do not acknowledge that she reside at that address. Crowder have committed acts of perjury.

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Apr 20

Inmate charged with murder after woman’s body found in suitcase

He told police he “found the victim dead in his home and put her body in a suitcase,” prosecutors said. Ferguson lived in the 400 block of West 125th Place.

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Cain, 53, initially told police he got spooked when some children saw him lugging the suitcase down the alley so he ditched it in the 300 block of West 115 Street, prosecutors previously said. The children opened the suitcase and found Ferguson’s body.

Cain — who lived in the 300 block of West 116th Street, about a block from where the body was found — told police he knew Ferguson and “had a relationship with her,” prosecutors previously said. As of Tuesday night, Cain remained in the Cook County Jail.

    Inmate charged with murder after woman's body found in suitcase
    A man already in jail for allegedly concealing the death of a woman in Roseland last year has been charged with her murder, police announced Tuesday night. Arthur Cain, 53, faces one count of first-degree murder in connection with the asphyxiating death of 21-year-old Dominique Ferguson on Dec. 27, 2015, police said.
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