Jul 03

68-year-old woman hit by stray gunfire from two groups among 6 shot in Chicago

In another Far South Side shooting about 20 minutes later, a 28-year-old man was walking down the sidewalk around 1:45 a.m. in the 10500 block of South May Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood when two male shooters approached and fired at him, police said.

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She was on the sidewalk in the 6200 block of South Ashland Avenue when a group of males fired shots after arguing with another group, police said.

Most recently, a 26-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and leg around 2:05 a.m. Tuesday while sitting in a parked vehicle in the 9100 block of South Aberdeen Street in the Brainerd neighborhood on the Far South Side.

The officer had stopped at a Family Dollar in the 7900 block of South Yates Boulevard in the South Chicago neighborhood on the South Side around 9:30 p.m. and was in a marked patrol vehicle when the teen approached, police said.

On the West Side, a 21-year-old man was shot in the foot around 8:45 p.m. while standing on the sidewalk in the 200 block of South Campbell Avenue in the Near West Side neighborhood, police said.

Around 8:30 p.m., a 22-year-old man was shot in the chest in the 7400 block of South Rockwell Street in the Southwest Side’s Marquette Park neighborhood in what police are investigating as an accidental discharge.

    68-year-old woman hit by stray gunfire from two groups among 6 shot in Chicago
    Six people have been shot in Chicago since Monday night, including a 68-year-old woman caught in the middle of an argument between two groups and a man shot by police, Chicago police said. The woman was shot in back around 10:55 p.m. Monday in the South Side's Englewood neighborhood.
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May 29

9 killed, 29 wounded in Chicago shootings over Memorial Day weekend

...homeowner accidentally discharged, striking him in the leg at 11:39 p.m. in the 9900 block of South Peoria, police said.He initially refused medical treatment but later took himself to Advocate Christ Medical...

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...by and someone inside fired a single shot, striking her in the neck in the 6400 block of South Eberhart Avenue, according to Chicago Police said.She ran toward a nearby home and collapsed, police said...

At 1:03 a.m., Jeremy Ross, 31, stepped out of his car and began arguing with someone in the 5100 block of West Flournoy near an exit ramp off the Congress Expressway, according to police and the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office.

...year-old man was shot in the head at 9:09 p.m. in the 800 block of South Albany. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.The circumstances of the shooting weren...

...Side.An 18-year-old man was walking at 5:22 p.m. in the 400 block of East 71st Street when he heard gunfire and realized he'd been shot. He was taken to University...

...p.m., one man was shot and another was grazed by a bullet in the 7100 block of South State when a dark-colored sedan pulled up and the passenger fired shots, police said.A...

...was standing in front of an apartment building at 8:33 p.m. in the 1700 block of West Garfield Boulevard when a black SUV drove by and two people inside fired shots, according to police...

...a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the thigh about 4:45 p.m. in the 1700 block of North Mason, according to police. The circumstances of the shooting weren't immediately known.He was taken...

    9 killed in Chicago shootings over Memorial Day weekend
    At least nine people were killed and 29 others were wounded in shootings across Chicago over Memorial Day weekend. That's one more than the number of people who died during the holiday weekend last year. With the unofficial start of summer now underway, Chicago police said they have a plan to curb the gun violence.
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May 29

1 dead, 6 wounded in Memorial Day gun attacks

On the Far South Side, a 43-year-old man was moving items inside a home in the 9900 block of South Peoria Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood when the homeowner’s gun went off and hit him in the leg around 11:40 p.m., police said.

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In the homicide, a 30-year-old man was shot in the head around 9:10 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of South Albany Avenue in the West Side’s Lawndale neighborhood, police said.

Officers responding to a call for a person shot found the man lying on the sidewalk in the 100 block of North Long Avenue with gunshot wounds to the ankle, abdomen and shoulder, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition.

...a 49-year-old man told police he was standing on a corner in the 7100 block of South Lafayette Avenue when he heard shots and realized he was shot in the arm around 12:30...

Around 8:30 p.m. Monday, a 21-year-old man was standing in front of a residential building in the 1700 block of West Garfield Boulevard in the South Side’s Back of the Yards neighborhood when he was shot by two people who drove by in a black SUV shouting gang slogans, police said.

The men were standing in the 7100 block of South State Street when a passenger in a dark-colored sedan fired shots at them.

Earlier in the Park Manor neighborhood, an 18-year-old man was shot in the lower left leg around 5:20 p.m., police said. He told police he was walking in the 400 block of East 71st Street when he heard gunshots and felt pain from the wound.

Around 4:45 p.m., a 17-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the right thigh in the 1700 block of North Mason Avenue in the North Austin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

    1 dead, 6 wounded in Memorial Day gun attacks
    One man was killed and six other people were wounded in Memorial Day gun attacks across the city Monday and early Tuesday, Chicago police said. Another two people were injured in accidental shootings. In the homicide, a 30-year-old man was shot in the head around 9:10 p.m.
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May 29

1 dead, 5 wounded in Memorial Day gun attacks

On the Far South Side, a 43-year-old man was moving items inside a home in the 9900 block of South Peoria Street in the Washington Heights neighborhood when the homeowner’s gun went off and hit him in the leg around 11:40 p.m., police said.

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In the homicide, a 30-year-old man was shot in the head around 9:10 p.m. Monday in the 800 block of South Albany Avenue in the West Side’s Lawndale neighborhood, police said.

Officers responding to a call for a person shot found the man lying on the sidewalk in the 100 block of North Long Avenue with gunshot wounds to the ankle, abdomen and shoulder, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital in critical condition.

Around 8:30 p.m. Monday, a 21-year-old man was standing in front of a residential building in the 1700 block of West Garfield Boulevard in the South Side’s Back of the Yards neighborhood when he was shot by two people who drove by in a black SUV shouting gang slogans, police said.

The men were standing in the 7100 block of South State Street when a passenger in a dark-colored sedan fired shots at them.

Earlier in the Park Manor neighborhood, an 18-year-old man was shot in the lower left leg around 5:20 p.m., police said. He told police he was walking in the 400 block of East 71st Street when he heard gunshots and felt pain from the wound.

Around 4:45 p.m., a 17-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the right thigh in the 1700 block of North Mason Avenue in the North Austin neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

    1 dead, 5 wounded in Memorial Day gun attacks
    One man was killed and five other people were wounded in Memorial Day gun attacks across the city Monday and early Tuesday, Chicago police said. Another two people were injured in accidental shootings. In the homicide, a 30-year-old man was shot in the head around 9:10 p.m.
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