3 days ago

Gunmen Tie Up Men Working in Yard, Stow Them in Garage: Cops

The two victims, only described as males, were working in the 10300 block of South Lowe Street in the city’s Fernwood neighborhood about 11:30 a.m., police said. The gunmen...

    Gunmen Tie Up Men Working in Yard, Stow Them in Garage: Cops
    Two people doing yard work Friday on the Far South Side were tied up and stowed in a garage by at least two gunmen, police said. The two victims, only described as males, were working in the 10300 block of South Lowe Street in the city's Fernwood neighborhood about 11:30 a.m., police said.
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3 days ago

Armed robbers tie up men, lock them in hot garage

Police said the two men were doing yard work Friday morning in the 10200 block of South Lowe Avenue when they were approached by two unknown men who took out handguns and ordered the...

    Armed robbers tie up men, lock them in hot garage
    Two men were tied up, robbed and locked in a South Side garage on Friday. Police said the two men were doing yard work Friday morning in the 10200 block of South Lowe Avenue when they were approached by two unknown men who took out handguns and ordered the victims into a garage.
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5 days ago

2 dead, 4 wounded in city shootings

In another Far South Side shooting, a 26-year-old man was standing in a yard in the 9900 block of South Wentworth Avenue in the Fernwood neighborhood around 7:25 p.m. when someone in a dark SUV began firing shots, police said.

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A 24-year-old man was shot twice in the chest and twice in the arm around 11:55 p.m. Tuesday when someone in a four-door dark vehicle fired shots at him in the 1700 block of West 85th Street in the South Side’s Gresham neighborhood, police said.

Police were responding to a report of a burglary in the 5700 block of South California. Upon arrival, a witness said a male was trying to break into a residence and ran out into the back yard, police said.

Early Wednesday morning, a 23-year-old man was shot in the mouth around 2:20 a.m. in the 4800 block of West Hubbard Street in the West Side’s South Austin neighborhood, police said. He was not cooperating with investigators.

A man was shot in the groin around 8:10 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Claremont Avenue in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

    2 dead, 4 wounded in city shootings
    Two people were killed and four others were wounded in city shootings Tuesday and early Wednesday, Chicago police said. A 24-year-old man was shot twice in the chest and twice in the arm around 11:55 p.m. Tuesday when someone in a four-door dark vehicle fired shots at him in the 1700 block of West 85th Street in the South Side's Gresham neighborhood, police said.
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6 days ago

3 shot in less than an hour in Chicago

In another Far South Side shooting, a 26-year-old man was standing in a yard in the 9900 block of South Wentworth Avenue in the Fernwood neighborhood around 7:25 p.m. when someone in a dark SUV began firing shots, police said.

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Most recently, a male whose age was not released was shot in the groin around 8:10 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Claremont Avenue in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

    3 shot in less than an hour in Chicago
    Three people were injured in shootings in Chicago in less than an hour Tuesday night, Chicago police said. Most recently, a male whose age was not released was shot in the groin around 8:10 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Claremont Avenue in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.
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Jul 09

2 men identified in weekend homicides

Carter, who lived in the 300 block of West 105th Place, was pronounced dead at 8:04 a.m. Sunday at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.

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Vincent E. Blackwell, 32, was shot and killed around 3:30 a.m. Sunday by someone in a trailing vehicle in the 3000 block of West Jackson Boulevard in the West Side’s East Garfield Park neighborhood, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

Blackwell, of the 3000 block of West Flournoy Street, was pronounced dead at 4:16 a.m. Sunday.

Earlier Sunday, Daniel J. Carter, 22, died hours after he was shot around 12:30 a.m. 11000 block of South State Street in the Roseland neighborhood on the Far South Side.

    2 men identified in weekend homicides
    Two men have been identified after they were shot and killed over the weekend.
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Jul 04

8 people shot in Chicago Tuesday through early Wednesday as police step up patrols for holiday

A block away, a 29-year-old man was shot in the torso around 11 a.m. in the 10600 block of South Lowe Avenue. He was stabilized at the same hospital.

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In the police shooting, the man was shot by officers after he confronted them with a gun during a chase around 8 p.m. Tuesday in the 4700 block of West Fulton Street in the West Garfield Park neighborhood, officials said. He was pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital.

Around 7 a.m. Tuesday, two men, 29 and 21, armed with guns tried to rob a business in the 300 block of West 75th Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

In the Back of the Yards, a 24-year-old man was shot in the arm and stomach around 2:55 a.m. Wednesday, police said. He was sitting in a parked car in the 5200 block of South Ashland Avenue when someone got out of a black SUV and fired shots. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in serious condition.

...was shot in the leg about half a mile away. The woman was in the 300 block of South Kilpatrick Avenue in the West Garfield Park neighborhood when she was hit around 1:15 a.m...

...he knew around 12:40 a.m. Wednesday when the person shot him in the 2600 block of North Major Avenue. He was stabilized at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center...

In Roseland, a 25-year-old was shot in the arm around 6:45 p.m. while standing on the sidewalk in the 10700 block of South Lowe Avenue, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious condition.

    8 people shot in Chicago, including man killed by police on West Side
    Eight people were shot in in the city Tuesday and Wednesday morning as Chicago police prepared for the Fourth of July holiday by deploying extra patrols. Among those shot were a man killed by police officers on the West Side and two men shot and injured by a business owner when they tried to rob the establishment.
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Jul 04

8 people shot in Chicago, including man killed by police on West Side

In the adjacent Fernwood neighborhood, a 29-year-old man was shot in the torso around 11 a.m. in the 10600 block of South Lowe Avenue.

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Police work the scene where a 30-year-old woman was shot in the leg on the 300 block of North Kilpatrick Avenue in the early hours of Wednesday July 4, 2018 in Chicago. (Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune)

The man was pronounced dead at Stroger Hospital after officials said he confronted them with a gun during a chase around 8 p.m. Tuesday in the 4700 block of West Fulton Street in the West Garfield Park neighborhood.

He was sitting in a parked vehicle in the 5200 block of South Ashland Avenue when someone got out of a black SUV and fired shots. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in serious condition.

The woman was in the 300 block of South Kilpatrick Avenue in the West Garfield Park neighborhood around 1:15 a.m. when she heard shots and realized she had been hit in the leg, police said.

On the Northwest Side, a 50-year-old man was shot in the back in a domestic shooting in the Belmont Central neighborhood, police said. He was in an argument with someone he knew when the person shot him in the 2600 block of North Major Avenue.

Around 7 a.m. Tuesday, two men, 29 and 21, displayed weapons and tried to rob a business in the 300 block of West 75th Street in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.

A 25-year-old was shot in the arm around 6:45 p.m. in the while standing on the sidewalk in the 10700 block of South Lowe Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in serious condition.

    8 people shot in Chicago, including man killed by police on West Side
    Eight people were shot in in the city Tuesday and Wednesday morning as Chicago police prepared for the Fourth of July holiday by deploying extra patrols. Among those shot were a man killed by police officers on the West Side and two men shot and injured by a business owner when they tried to rob the establishment.
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Jun 28

Man found fatally stabbed on Far South Side

The man was discovered deceased around 6:50 a.m. in the 10600 block of South Lafayette Avenue, police said.

    Man found fatally stabbed on Far South Side
    A man was found fatally stabbed early Thursday morning on the Far South Side in the Fernwood neighborhood, Chicago police said.
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Jun 28

Man, 37, stabbed to death on Far South Side

The 37-year-old victim was found unresponsive with multiple stab wounds about 6:55 a.m. in the 10600 block of South Lafayette Avenue, police said.

    Man, 37, stabbed to death on Far South Side
    Man fatally stabbed in Fernwood
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Jun 21

Teenage man charged in sexual assault, carjacking on Far South Side

Michael Eldridge of the 300 block of West 100th Street turned himself in after he recognized himself as the suspect pictured in a community alert, police said.

...at about 11:20 p.m., a 21-year-old woman was parked in the 10100 block of South Parnell Avenue when a man walked up and approached her vehicle with a handgun. The man entered...

    Teenage man charged in sexual assault, carjacking on Far South Side
    An 18-year-old man turned himself into police after photos and an alert were released Wednesday saying he was wanted in a carjacking where the victim was sexually assaulted in an alley at gunpoint, officials said. Michael Eldridge of the 300 block of West 100th Street turned himself in after he recognized himself as the suspect pictured in a community alert, police said.
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Jun 21

Man charged with raping, robbing woman on Far South Side

According to authorities, a 21-year-old woman was sitting in her car in the 10100 block of South Parnell Avenue about 11:20 p.m. June 9 when an armed man entered the vehicle and forced the woman to drive to a nearby alley. He then raped and robbed her, police said.

Eldridge, of the 300 block of West 100th Street, is charged with aggravated criminal sexual assault with a weapon, aggravated armed kidnapping, aggravated carjacking with a firearm, and unlawful vehicular invasion.

530-599 W. 101st St.

    Man charged with raping, robbing woman on Far South Side
    CHICAGO - An 18-year-old man has been charged with raping and robbing a woman at gunpoint on the Far South Side. Police said Michael Eldridge, 18, turned himself in Wednesday evening after the Chicago Police Department released surveillance photos of Eldridge earlier that day.
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Jun 21

Man Charged In Fernwood Carjacking, Sexual Assault

Police said a 21-year-old woman was parked in a vehicle near 101st and Parnell around 11:20 p.m. on June 9, when a man approached her and forced his way into the car.

Police said 18-year-old Michael Eldridge, of the 300 block of West 100th Street, turned himself in on Wednesday, after recognizing himself as the suspect in surveillance camera pictures posted on a community alert.

    Man Charged In Fernwood Carjacking, Sexual Assault
    CHICAGO (CBS) - An 18-year-old man has been charged with four felonies, after turning himself in for a carjacking and sexual assault in the Fernwood neighborhood. Police said a 21-year-old woman was parked in a vehicle near 101st and Parnell around 11:20 p.m.
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Jun 21

Man charged in Fernwood sex assault after turning himself into police

...community alert, police said.Police said Eldridge approached the 21-year-old victim in the 10100-block of South Parnell Avenue at about 11:20 p.m. on June 9. He then entered her vehicle, robbed...

    Man charged in Fernwood sex assault
    A Chicago man has been charged in a sexual assault and vehicular carjacking in the Fernwood neighborhood earlier this month, police said Thursday. The suspect, 18-year-old Michael Eldridge, turned himself into police on Wednesday at about 8 p.m. after seeing his picture in a community alert, police said.
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Jun 20

Woman raped, robbed at gunpoint on Far South Side: police

The attack happened about 11:20 p.m. June 9 in the 10100 block of South Parnell Avenue, according to the Chicago Police Department. The woman was sitting in her car when an...

530-599 W. 101st St.

    Woman raped, robbed at gunpoint on Far South Side: police
    CHICAGO - A 21-year-old woman was raped and robbed on the Far South Side by a man who climbed into her car at gunpoint, police said Wednesday. The attack happened about 11:20 p.m. June 9 in the 10100 block of South Parnell Avenue, according to the Chicago Police Department.
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Jun 14

Where to Swim: Chicago Public Pools

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Jun 13

Woman found in Far South Side garage was strangled, officials say

The woman was found around 8:30 a.m. in a garage on the 100 block of West 104th Street in the Fernwood neighborhood.

    Woman found in Far South Side garage was strangled, officials say
    CHICAGO -- A woman who was found dead in a garage on the Far South Side was strangled, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Officer. The autopsy revealed that the woman, who was in her 40s, died from asphyxiation and strangulation. Her death has been ruled a homicide, according to officials.
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Jun 12

Body of woman found in garage on Far South Side

The discovery was made around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of West 104th Street in the Fernwood neighborhood.

10300-10399 S. Perry Ave.

    Body of woman found in garage on Far South Side
    CHICAGO -- The body of a woman was found in a garage on the city's Far South Side. The discovery was made around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of West 104th Street in the Fernwood neighborhood. The woman is believed to be in her 40s.
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Jun 11

4 Dead, at Least 17 Wounded in Gun Violence Sunday

Two people, including a 12-year-old boy, were shot in the 9900 block of South Perry at noon. The boy was taken to Roseland with a gunshot wound to his chest, and a 40-year-old man was shot in the knee and was in stable condition at the same hospital.

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The city's most recent fatal shooting occurred in the 5400 block of South Winchester at approximately 5:07 p.m., police said. 

A pair of fatal shootings occurred within five minutes of one another in different parts of the city. At 1:10 a.m. in the 6400 block of South Eberhart, a total of six people were shot while they were at an outdoor gathering.

Just five minutes later in the 1900 block of West Garfield, a 29-year-old man was sitting in a vehicle when he was approached by...

About two hours later in the 800 block of West 59th Street, a 24-year-old man was shot in the chest, stomach, back, and arms. A vehicle, possibly a green Jaguar, was seen fleeing the scene after the shooting. The man was later pronounced dead at the University of Chicago Hospital.

At approximately 1:05 a.m. in the 1000 block of North Kildare, a 32-year-old man was walking when a person got out of a black vehicle and fired shots at him, striking him twice in the abdomen and once in the shoulder. The victim was listed in critical condition at West Suburban.

A 34-year-old woman was shot while meditating in a dispute between two people in the 1300 block of South Loomis at approximately 3:15 a.m. One of the people involved grabbed a gun and shot the woman in the face and stomach. She was taken to UIC Hospital in stable condition.

In the 7800 block of South Ashland at approximately 6:42 a.m., three men were shot when an unknown person walked up to them and opened fire. Two of the victims are listed in serious condition at area hospitals, and a third is in stable condition at Christ Hospital.

In the 11300 block of South Michigan Avenue, a 33-year-old man was sitting in a parked vehicle when a person shot him in the leg. He drove to Roseland Hospital and was listed in stable condition, police said.

A 32-year-old man is in serious condition after a person in a black Dodge fired shots at him, striking him in the leg. The incident occurred in the 1600 block of West 79th Street at approximately 9:17 a.m., police said.

A 49-year-old man was shot while working on his car in the 300 block of East 134th Street on Sunday at approximately 3 p.m. The man was taken to Metro South and released with a graze wound.

    4 Dead, at Least 17 Wounded in Gun Violence Sunday
    Four people are dead and at least 17 others have been wounded in shootings across the city of Chicago on Sunday. The city's most recent fatal shooting occurred in the 5400 block of South Winchester at approximately 5:07 p.m., police said.
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Jun 11

Man killed, 12-year-old boy injured in city shootings

...the knee in the Fernwood neighborhood about noon, police said. The pair was in the 9900 block of South Perry Avenue when someone they didn’t know got out of a silver SUV and started shooting...

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...5:10 p.m., police said. The man was sitting on a porch in the 5400 block of South Winchester Avenue when a gunman emerged from a gangway and started shooting, police said. The gunman got...

...in the Eden Green neighborhood about 3 p.m., police said. He was in the 300 block of East 134th Street when he head shots and started to run but felt pain, police said. He went...

...seriously injured in a shooting in the Greshman neighborhood, police said. He was in the 1600 block of West 79th Street when a gunman got out of a black four-door Dodge and fired at him...

About 9 a.m. Sunday, a 33-year-old man arrived at Roseland Community Hospital with a gunshot wound to one leg, according to Chicago police. The man told investigators he’d been shot in the 11300 block of South Michigan Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood on the city’s South Side, officials said.

    Man killed, 12-year-old boy injured in city shootings
    A man was killed and six other people, including a 12-year-old boy, were injured in shootings on Sunday on the city's South and Far South sides, according to police. In the homicide, a 26-year-old man was shot once in the chest and three times in the back in the Back of the Yards neighborhood just before 5:10 p.m., police said.
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Jun 10

4 treated for gunshot wounds at Roseland after 3 South Side shootings

About noon police were called to the 9900 block of South Perry Avenue, according to a notification from police. They said the man, 40, and the teen were...

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A short time later, about 2:30 p.m., a 23-year-old arrived at Roseland Community Hospital after being shot in the back, police said. The man said he was shot while driving in the 0 to 100 block of West 124th Street in West Pullman; he heard gunshots and felt pain. His condition also was stabilized.

About 9 a.m. Sunday, a 33-year-old man arrived at Roseland Community Hospital with a gunshot wound to one leg, according to Chicago police. The man told investigators he’d been shot in the 11300 block of South Michigan Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood on the city’s South Side, officials said.

    4 treated for gunshot wounds at Roseland after 3 South Side shootings
    A man and a 12-year-old boy were shot in the Fernwood neighborhood on the city's South Side, the third and fourth people to be shot Sunday, all in the same area of the city. About noon police were called to the 9900 block of South Perry Avenue, according to a notification from police.
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Jun 10

12-Year-Old Boy Shot in Fernwood

The boy, who was standing with a 40-year-old man in the 9900 block of South Perry at approximately 12 p.m., was shot in the chest when an unknown gunman stepped out of a silver SUV and opened fire. The older victim sustained a gunshot wound to the knee, police said.

    12-Year-Old Boy Shot in Fernwood
    A 12-year-old boy was one of two people shot when an unknown person opened fire on the city's South Side on Sunday afternoon. The boy, who was standing with a 40-year-old man in the 9900 block of South Perry at approximately 12 p.m., was shot in the chest when an unknown gunman stepped out of a silver SUV and opened fire.
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Jun 05

Vlogger ZackTV devoted his life to making Chicago’s fractious rap scene into one community

Zack Stoner's funeral will be held at Gatling's Chapel (10133 S. Halsted) at noon on Saturday, June 9, preceded by a wake at 11:30 AM.

    Vlogger ZackTV devoted his life to making Chicago's fractious rap scene into one community
    click to enlarge Image via Zack Stoner's Facebook Zack Stoner dedicated his life to documenting parts of Chicago that few outsiders with video cameras ever bother to visit. He uploaded his interviews to YouTube as ZackTV, so you could call him a vlogger-his channel, ZackTV1, has more than 175,000 subscribers.
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May 30

12 shot across the city, including man killed in South Loop attack

The boys, 15 and 16, were in the 9900 block of South Parnell Avenue in the city’s Fernwood neighborhood about 10:35 a.m. when someone shot them, police said.

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The man was in a vehicle when he was shot by someone in another vehicle around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of South Clark Street on the Near South Side.

Around 1:35 p.m., a 19-year-old man was shot in the back by someone in a passing vehicle while he stood in the 3800 block of West Chicago Avenue in the West Side’s Humboldt Park neighborhood.

Around 1:25 a.m., a 29-year-old man was standing in his front yard in the 100 block of East 104th Street in the Far South Side’s Rosemoor neighborhood when someone in a black hooded sweatshirt approached and fired shots, police said.

Also in East Garfield Park, a 33-year-old man was shot in both legs while he was standing outside around 11:55 p.m. Tuesday in the 3500 block of West Huron Street. He was taken to Stroger Hospital in fair condition.

Around 11:05 p.m., a 20-year-old woman was shot twice in the leg when she was standing in the 7000 block of South Aberdeen Street in the South Side’s Englewood neighborhood, police said. She was taken to University of Chicago Medical Center in good condition.

On the Far South Side, two people were shot around 9:30 p.m. in the 13100 block of South Ellis Avenue in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood. The shooting happened in the Altgeld Gardens and Phillip Murray Homes public housing complex.

He was stabbed in his right leg as he tried to detain a 38-year-old man suspected of shoplifting at about 3:40 p.m. in the 1200 block of West 79th Street in the Gresham neighborhood, according to Chicago police. A Walgreens is listed at the address.

    Boys, 15 and 16, wounded in Fernwood shooting
    Two teenage boys were wounded during a shooting on the Far South Side Tuesday morning. The boys, 15 and 16, were in the 9900 block of South Parnell Avenue in the city's Fernwood neighborhood about 10:35 a.m. when someone shot them, police said.
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May 29

3, including teen boys, hurt in South Side attacks

Earlier in the day, the boys, 15 and 16, were in the 9900 block of South Parnell Avenue in the city’s Fernwood neighborhood about 10:35 a.m. when someone shot them, police said.

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In the latest attack, a security guard was stabbed in his right leg as he tried to detain a 38-year-old man suspected of shoplifting at about 3:40 p.m. in the 1200 block of West 79th Street in the Gresham neighborhood, according to Chicago police. A Walgreens is listed at the address.

May 29

Boys, 15 and 16, wounded in Fernwood shooting

The boys, 15 and 16, were in the 9900 block of South Parnell Avenue in the city’s Fernwood neighborhood about 10:35 a.m. when someone shot them, police said.

    Boys, 15 and 16, wounded in Fernwood shooting
    Two teenage boys were wounded during a shooting on the Far South Side Tuesday morning. The boys, 15 and 16, were in the 9900 block of South Parnell Avenue in the city's Fernwood neighborhood about 10:35 a.m. when someone shot them, police said.
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May 19

Updated May 21

3 killed, 8 others wounded in city gun attacks Friday to Saturday

About 4:50 p.m. in the 300 block of West 104th Place in the Fernwood neighborhood, a 26-year old man was shot in the chest. He...

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About 5:30 p.m. Friday in the 5200 block of South May Street in Back of the Yards, a man and woman were shot and transported to the...

...Wilson, 65, was fatally shot in the face about 11:35 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Euclid Avenue in South Shore. Responding to a call about shots fired, officers found the man in...

Most recently, about 12:50 a.m. Saturday in East Garfield Park, a 27-year-old man was shot in the chest. The man said that while in the 3900 block of West Monroe Street, he heard gunshots and was struck, according to police.

...in South Austin, three men were shot as they stood in an alley in the 100 block of North Leclaire Avenue. A dark car drove by and shots fired from within struck a 30-year-old...

In Englewood, in the 5700 block of South Princeton Avenue at 5:20 p.m., a man accidentally shot himself in the leg and was transported to St. Bernard Hospital where he was stabilized.

In the West Pullman neighborhood, two men were shot in the 11600 block of South Indiana Avenue about 2:30 p.m., police said. The victims, 27 and 19, were transported to Stroger Hospital, where their conditions had stabilized.

Earlier in the afternoon, in the 2100 block of South Keeler Avenue in Little Village, police pursued a vehicle sought because of shots fired, police said.The fleeing vehicle crashed into another vehicle, and a suspect was taken into police custody. No injuries were reported, police said.

    Two killed in double shooting, 3 others wounded in city gun attacks in 3 hours Friday
    Six people were shot Friday afternoon and evening in Chicago, including two who died after being shot in Back of the Yards, police said. About 5:30 p.m. in Back of the Yards, a man and woman were shot and transported to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition, police said in a media notification.
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  • Ms. Spice of Life Community Volunteer/Domestic Violence Subcommittee

    Too bad that the gangs have taken over the city and law enforcement officers and other officials are basically POWERLESS to curb any of the city's violence. That's why close to 40,000 people made the big move from Chicago.

  • Lashunda Blanks Brown God Bless All

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  • I am really sick of this mess. I really am. When dose it end. Just Stop!!!😣😢

May 19

Two killed in double shooting, 3 others wounded in city gun attacks in 3 hours Friday

About 4:50 p.m. in the 300 block of West 104th Place in the Fernwood neighborhood, a 26-year old man was shot in the chest. He...

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In Englewood, in the 5700 block of South Princeton Avenue at 5:20 p.m., a man accidentally shot himself in the leg and was transported to St. Bernard Hospital where he was stabilized.

In the West Pullman neighborhood, two men were shot in the 11600 block of South Indiana Avenue about 2:30 p.m., police said. The victims, 27 and 19, were transported to Stroger Hospital, where their conditions had stabilized.

Earlier in the afternoon, in the 2100 block of South Keeler Avenue in Little Village, police pursued a vehicle sought because of shots fired, police said.The fleeing vehicle crashed into another vehicle, and a suspect was taken into police custody. No injuries were reported, police said.

    Two killed in double shooting, 3 others wounded in city gun attacks in 3 hours Friday
    Six people were shot Friday afternoon and evening in Chicago, including two who died after being shot in Back of the Yards, police said. About 5:30 p.m. in Back of the Yards, a man and woman were shot and transported to the University of Chicago Medical Center in critical condition, police said in a media notification.
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