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Weekend gun toll in Chicago: 40 wounded, 5 killed, including boy, 13

• A fourth homicide took place in Englewood on Friday night. The victim was among  three people were shot about 10:15 p.m. in an alley behind the 5700 block of South Aberdeen Street. , police said.

Malachi Baldwin, 27, of the 5600 block of South Elizabeth Street, was shot in the head and died on the scene, police said.  A 25-year...

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Demureye Macon was gunned down in the 6600 block of South Talman Avenue around 8:35 p.m. Sunday, according to Police News Affairs Officer Hector Alfaro. 

• A 24-year-old man was shot to death and two people were wounded in the 8500 block of Escanaba Avenue in the South Chicago neighborhood at 11 p.m. Sunday, Alfaro said.

• A 23-year-old man was shot and killed when a passenger jumped out of a black sedan and opened fire in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The man was identified as Jose Rios, 23, of the 4300 block of South Paulina Street, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. He was pronounced dead at 6:59 a.m. at Mount Sinai, according to the office.

• A fifth person was killed after a gunman opened fire in a West Englewood barbershop Friday afternoon, hitting three people. The shooting happened around 2 p.m. in the 1900 block of West 59th Street, an official said.

...Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn and was identified as Deandre Ellis of the 5700 block of South Laflin Street, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office...

• A 30-year-old man was shot in the 7300 block of South Ridgeland Avenue in the South Shore neighborhood around 12:20 a.m. Monday, Alfaro said.

• About 20 minutes earlier, around midnight, a 34-year-old man was shot in the 5300 block of South Kedzie Avenue in the Gage Park neighborhood, Alfaro said.

• An 18-year-old man was in serious condition after being shot in the 3200 block of North Long Avenue in the Cragin neighborhood around 10:45 p.m. Sunday, Alfaro said.

He stopped a few blocks away in the 5600 block of West Belmont Avenue, where the ambulance was called. He was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center where he is listed in serious condition, Alfaro said. No one is in custody as result of the incident.

• Around 10:10 p.m., a 22-year-old man was seriously wounded in a shooting in the 3500 block of West Huron Street in the East Garfield Park neighborhood, Alfaro said.

• Around 10 p.m., a 16-year-old boy and an 18-year-old man were wounded in a gang-related shooting in the 600 block of East 38th Place in the Ida B. Wells neighborhood, Alfaro said.

• Around 9:30 p.m., an 18-year-old man was wounded in the leg in the 2100 block of West 68th Place in the West Englewood neighborhood.

• Around 6:15 p.m. a 33-year-old man was shot in the foot in the 4400 block of South Prairie Avenue in the Bronzeville neighborhood, police said, citing preliminary information.

• In a separate attack that police said was gang-related, a 20-year-old man was shot in the shoulder in the 3200 block of East 91st Street about 12:30 p.m. in the South Chicago neighborhood, police said.

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Five Killed, 43 Wounded In Weekend Shootings In Chicago

The three men — ages 25, 27 and 63 — were outside in the 5700 block of South Aberdeen when two people walked out of a gangway and opened fire, police said.

The 27-year-old, later identified as Malachi Baldwin, was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene at 10:41 p.m., authorities said. Baldwin lived in the 5600 block of South Elizabeth.

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Officers responding to a call of a person shot in the 6600 block of South Talman found the 13-year-old lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound to the torso, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Three people–ages 18, 24 and 35–were outside in the 8500 block of South Escanaba when a light-colored vehicle drove by and someone inside fired shots, police said.

Jose Rios was walking with another person about 6:15 a.m. in the 4500 block of South Hermitage when a dark-colored van pulled up and someone got out of the passenger side and opened fire, authorities said.

Rios, of the 4300 block of South Paulina, was shot multiple times and taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 6:59 a.m., authorities said.

A group of people entered a business in the 1900 block of West 59th about 2 p.m. and someone opened fire, police said. Suitable Barber and Beauty Shop is listed at 1959 W. 59th St.

A group of people entered a business in the 1900 block of West 59th about 2 p.m. and someone opened fire, police said. Suitable Barber and Beauty Shop is listed at 1959 W. 59th St.

Deandre Ellis, 22, of the 5700 block of South Laflin, was shot in the chest and taken to Christ Medical Center, where he died at 3 p.m., authorities said.

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On the scene in Englewood: 'It's unacceptable, they don't have to do that"

“Just hit the board, person shot, 5723 South Aberdeen. Ticket states 5 people shot in front of location with details to follow,” a dispatcher said.

Officers across the Englewood district were swarming to the area around 57th and Aberdeen after an officer heard gunfire and 911 calls started flooding in. 

Family didn’t have to go far after learning the young man had been shot. He grew up in the 5600 block of South Elizabeth and still had family all over this part of Englewood.

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“Got multiple loud reports east of 58th and Laflin, a couple blocks, probably about 20 shots.”

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Gunmen Emerge from Englewood Gangway and Kill Man Standing on Street

The gunman came out of a gangway in the 5700 block of South Aberdeen at 10:15 p.m. Friday and began firing.

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2 Killed, 12 Wounded In South Side Shootings

The three–ages 25, 27 and 63–were outside in the 5700 block of South Aberdeen when two people walked out of a gangway and opened fire, police said.

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A group of people entered a business in the 1900 block of West 59th about 2 p.m. and someone opened fire, police said. Suitable Barber and Beauty Shop is listed at 1959 W. 59th St.

A group of people entered a business in the 1900 block of West 59th about 2 p.m. and someone opened fire, police said. Suitable Barber and Beauty Shop is listed at 1959 W. 59th St.

A 27-year-old was walking in the 5600 block of South Michigan at 3:10 a.m. when someone fired shots out of a dark-colored vehicle and struck him, police said.

Two men, 25 and 31, were standing on a porch in the 7000 block of South Wolcott when someone approached on foot and fired, police said.

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Man Killed, 2 Others Wounded In Englewood Shooting

The three–ages 25, 27 and 63–were outside about 10:15 p.m. in the 5700 block of South Aberdeen when two people walked out of a gangway and opened fire, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.

The 27-year-old, identified Saturday as Malachi Baldwin, was shot in the head and pronounced dead at the scene at 10:41 p.m., according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. Baldwin lived in the 5600 block of South Elizabeth, authorities said.

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15 shot across South Side - 9 in Englewood

A 30-year-old man was shot about 5 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Morgan Street, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Thomas Sweeney.

...27-year-old was shot in the head and died in an alley behind the 5700 block of South Aberdeen Street and two others, 63 and 25. The man who died as identified as Malachi Baldwin...

...others, 63 and 25. The man who died as identified as Malachi Baldwin of the 5600 block of South Elizabeth Street, according to the medical examiner's office...

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The shooting took place around 2 p.m. in the 1900 block of West 59th Street, an official said. The trio was among at least four people shot this afternoon in the Englewood community.

...Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. He was identified as Deandre Ellis of the 5700 block of South Laflin Street, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office...

A man who lives in 5900 block of South Damen said the barbershop is a "family place" that has four male barbers and one female beautician.

A 23-year-old man was critically wounded in the Back of the Yards neighborhood about 6:15 a.m. Police said someone shot him in the 4500 block of South Hermitage Avenue. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital.

A 23-year-old man was wounded in the Wentworth Gardens neighborhood, in the 3700 block of South Wentworth Avenue, about 4:30 a.m. He was taken to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center with wounds to his buttocks and leg and is in stable condition, police said.

Someone shot a 27-year-old man in the 5600 block of South Michigan Avenue about 3:10 a.m. He's in stable condition at the University of Chicago...

...in West Englewood about 2:40 a.m. They were on a porch in the 7000 block of South Wolcott Avenue when someone opened fire, hitting a 25-year-old in the leg and a 31...

About 25 minutes earlier in the 6900 block of South Throop Street in the Englewood neighborhood, a 27-year-old was shot in the abdomen and hip. He was outside when someone on foot shot at him, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in stable condition.

A 21-year-old man was shot in the hip, leg and buttocks in the Ida B. Wells and Darrow Homes neighborhood about 10:45 p.m. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in stable condition, police said. The shooting happened in the 700 block of East 38th Place.

About 6:09 p.m. in the South Deering neighborhood, a 34-year-old man was shot in the ankle in the 10800 block of South Calhoun Avenue, Sweeney said. The man was taken to Christ Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized.

In the West Woodlawn neighborhood just a minute earlier, police were called to the scene of a shooting in the 6200 block of South Langley Avenue, Sweeney said. A 19-year-old man was shot in the foot and taken to St. Bernard Hospital and Health Care Center, where his condition was stabilized.

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1 dead, 2 injured in Englewood shooting

...shooting in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood, police said.The three men were outside in the 5700-block of South Aberdeen around 10 p.m. Friday when two people walked out of a gangway and shot...

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2 killed, 12 wounded in South Side shootings

The three–ages 25, 27 and 63–were outside in the 5700 block of South Aberdeen when two people walked out of a gangway and opened fire, police said.

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A group of people entered a business in the 1900 block of West 59th about 2 p.m. and someone opened fire, police said. Suitable Barber and Beauty Shop is listed at 1959 W. 59th St.

A group of people entered a business in the 1900 block of West 59th about 2 p.m. and someone opened fire, police said. Suitable Barber and Beauty Shop is listed at 1959 W. 59th St.

A 27-year-old was walking in the 5600 block of South Michigan at 3:10 a.m. when someone fired shots out of a dark-colored vehicle and struck him, police said.

Two men, 25 and 31, were standing on a porch in the 7000 block of South Wolcott when someone approached on foot and fired, police said.

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An Englewood Rising: What Code for America Means for Chicago

This week marks the annual Code for America Summit. The Summit is THE event that convenes and celebrates the nation’s civic technology ecosystem. I chose the word “convenes” deliberately, because civic technology itself is about convening city stakeholders. The summit will showcase where citizens have partnered with their governments to take an active role in their communities, largely through technology.

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1 dead, 2 wounded in South Side shooting

Police say all three men were in an alley near the 5700 block of South Aberdeen  last night,  when two men ran up and started shooting.

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14 shot across South Side - 9 in Englewood

A 30-year-old man was shot about 5 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Morgan Street, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Thomas Sweeney.

...27-year-old was shot in the head and died in an alley behind the 5700 block of South Aberdeen Street and two others, 63 and 25, survived their wounds. The 25-year-old was shot...

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Chicago Police investigate a shooting that took place inside a West Englewood barbershop in the 1900 block of West 59th Street in Chicago.

A man who lives in 5900 block of South Damen said the barbershop is a "family place" that has four male barbers and one female beautician.

A 23-year-old man was wounded in the Wentworth Gardens neighborhood, in the 3700 block of South Wentworth Avenue, about 4:30 a.m. He was taken to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center with wounds to his buttocks and leg and is in stable condition, police said.

Someone shot a 27-year-old man in the 5600 block of South Michigan Avenue about 3:10 a.m. He's in stable condition at the University of Chicago...

...in West Englewood about 2:40 a.m. They were on a porch in the 7000 block of South Wolcott Avenue when someone opened fire, hitting a 25-year-old in the leg and a 31...

About 25 minutes earlier in the 6900 block of South Throop Street in the Englewood neighborhood, a 27-year-old was shot in the abdomen and hip. He was outside when someone on foot shot at him, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in stable condition.

A 21-year-old man was shot in the hip, leg and buttocks in the Ida B. Wells and Darrow Homes neighborhood about 10:45 p.m. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in stable condition, police said. The shooting happened in the 700 block of East 38th Place.

About 6:09 p.m. in the South Deering neighborhood, a 34-year-old man was shot in the ankle in the 10800 block of South Calhoun Avenue, Sweeney said. The man was taken to Christ Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized.

In the West Woodlawn neighborhood just a minute earlier, police were called to the scene of a shooting in the 6200 block of South Langley Avenue, Sweeney said. A 19-year-old man was shot in the foot and taken to St. Bernard Hospital and Health Care Center, where his condition was stabilized.

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13 shot across South Side - 9 in Englewood

A 30-year-old man was shot about 5 p.m. in the 5900 block of South Morgan Street, said Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Thomas Sweeney.

...27-year-old was shot in the head and died in an alley behind the 5700 block of South Aberdeen Street and two others, 63 and 25, survived their wounds. The 25-year-old was shot...

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Chicago Police investigate a shooting that took place inside a West Englewood barbershop in the 1900 block of West 59th Street in Chicago.

A man who lives in 5900 block of South Damen said the barbershop is a "family place" that has four male barbers and one female beautician.

A 23-year-old man was wounded in the Wentworth Gardens neighborhood, in the 3700 block of South Wentworth Avenue, about 4:30 a.m. He was taken to Mercy Hospital and Medical Center with wounds to his buttocks and leg and is in stable condition, police said.

Someone shot a 27-year-old man in the 5600 block of South Michigan Avenue about 3:10 a.m. He's in stable condition at the University of Chicago...

...in West Englewood about 2:40 a.m. They were on a porch in the 7000 block of South Wolcott Avenue when someone opened fire, hitting a 25-year-old in the leg and a 31...

About 25 minutes earlier in the 6900 block of South Throop Street in the Englewood neighborhood, a 27-year-old was shot in the abdomen and hip. He was outside when someone on foot shot at him, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in stable condition.

A 21-year-old man was shot in the hip, leg and buttocks in the Ida B. Wells and Darrow Homes neighborhood about 10:45 p.m. He was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in stable condition, police said. The shooting happened in the 700 block of East 38th Place.

About 6:09 p.m. in the South Deering neighborhood, a 34-year-old man was shot in the ankle in the 10800 block of South Calhoun Avenue, Sweeney said. The man was taken to Christ Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized.

In the West Woodlawn neighborhood just a minute earlier, police were called to the scene of a shooting in the 6200 block of South Langley Avenue, Sweeney said. A 19-year-old man was shot in the foot and taken to St. Bernard Hospital and Health Care Center, where his condition was stabilized.

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Don’t Miss RAGE Last Show for the Season on CANTV – Thursday – 9/25!!

Don’t forget to watch our last show for the season this Thursday on CANTV Channel 21 at 7:30pm or stream live at cantv.org/hotline

RAGE produced 16 weeks of news that highlighted the #goodinenglewood stories that most news outlets refuse to report! We discussed issues impacting our neighborhood and served as our own media platform that allowed local residents to share some of the great work they have been doing throughout Greater Englewood! Some of our topics included – How &...

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Don’t forget to watch our last show for the season this Thursday on CANTV Channel 21 at 7:30pm or stream live at cantv.org/hotline

RAGE produced 16 weeks of news that highlighted the #goodinenglewood stories that most news outlets refuse to report! We discussed issues impacting our neighborhood and served as our own media platform that allowed local residents to share some of the great work they have been doing throughout Greater Englewood! Some of our topics included – How & When Englewood Votes, The Englewood Back to School Parade, Examining the Englewood Neighborhood TIF, the So Fresh Saturday series and a host of other news & events happening in Englewood! In case you are missed any of the shows you can catch them on our youtube channel here:

https://www.youtube.com/user/RAGEnglewood

Below is the link to our show from last week where we discussed the issues with the Tax Increment Finance districts in Englewood….Our question for you….What would you do with 20 million dollars in Englewood? http://youtu.be/D4jLYQVWgMc

Check it out and again, don’t forget to catch us this Thursday – 7:30pm Channel 21 or stream at cantv.org/hotline

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