Jun 15

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Database: 38 concealed carry shootings in Illinois, 11 people killed

4200 block of West Potomac Avenue, Chicago

About 7:45 p.m. on May 19, police were called to Potomac and Kildare avenues for a report of shots fired. Officers were told that Yanie Zayas, 36, had...

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8000 block of South Oglesby Avenue, Chicago

4400 block of West Maypole Avenue, Chicago

700 block of North Clark Street, Chicago

3400 block of North Kedzie Avenue, Chicago

34 E. Adams St., Chicago

5500 block of West Thomas Street, Chicago

4000 block of West Iowa Street, Chicago

1900 block of West 33rd Street, Chicago

9100 block of South Blackstone Avenue, Chicago

200 block of Chicago Avenue, Oak Park

...on Halloween night in 2017, a police officer in Oak Park heard a gunshot around Adams Street and Elmwood Avenue. Robert Lewis, 56, said he fired a round as a warning shot at people in...

4500 block of South St. Lawrence Avenue, Chicago

400 block of West Melrose Street, Chicago

1400 block of North Lockwood Avenue, Chicago

3400 block of South Ashland Avenue, Chicago

100 block of West Madison Street, Oak Park

5300 block of South Pulaski Road, Chicago

8200 block of South Ingleside Avenue, Chicago

7400 block of North Western Avenue, Chicago

4300 block of South State Street, Chicago

2500 block of West Division Street, Chicago

...Michael Arquero was picking up food for his pregnant wife at a taco stand at Division Street and Maplewood Avenue. A Honda Civic circled the restaurant and someone inside the car opened fire, police said...

2700 block of West 51st Street, Chicago

100 block of West Van Buren Street, Chicago

2900 block of North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago

5400 block of West Van Buren Street, Chicago

    Database: 38 concealed carry shootings in Illinois, 11 people killed
    Copyright © 2018, More than 265,000 Illinois residents have a concealed carry license, about 2 percent of the state's adult population. But the state does not keep records on when these license holders fire their weapons, how often they do it, or if they wound or kill someone.
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  • Eric Pepeson NW sider, modern conservative

    Tony B in RP- great post!

  • ward greenleaf Smokey and the Bandit, Hooper, Cannonball Run...

    Last weekend i double checked my safe and not 1 of my guns snuck out and shot anyone. I also checked my baseball bat, never left the garage. My knives stayed in the drawers too. What kills people?? Other people!

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2 charged with murder in 2017 Humboldt Park shooting

...12:20 p.m. July 17, Murray was shot in the upper body in the 4600 block of West Augusta Boulevard, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead less than...

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2 charged with murder in 2017 Humboldt Park shooting

...Hospital, where he was pronounced dead less than an hour later. He lived in the 1600 block of South Central Park Avenue, according to the medical examiner's office...

Burnett, of the 600 block of North Lockwood Avenue, was charged in late May, while charges against Almond were filed this week. Almond, who was in Illinois Department of Corrections custody, had a current home address in the 2600 block of South California Avenue — the Cook County jail.

    2 charged with murder in 2017 Humboldt Park shooting
    Two men have now been charged with murder over the July 2017 shooting death of a 29-year-old man in the West Side's Humboldt Park neighborhood. Javon Almond, 20, and Ronnie Burnett, 23, have each been charged with first-degree murder in the killing of Derrick Murray. About 12:20 p.m.
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Oak Park police: Juvenile suspected in attempted armed carjackings in custody

...Honda Civic, and a car matching the description was stopped by Chicago police on the 1000 block of North Karlov Avenue. One of the occupants of the car ran off, but the second was detained and...

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According to Oak Park police, the attempted carjackings occurred around 5:30 p.m. Thursday on the 800 bock of Belleforte Avenue and the 1200 block of Columbian Avenue.

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2 charged with murder in 2017 Humboldt Park shooting

...12:20 p.m. July 17, Murray was shot in the upper body in the 4600 block of West Augusta Boulevard, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead less than...

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2 charged with murder in 2017 Humboldt Park shooting

...Hospital, where he was pronounced dead less than an hour later. He lived in the 1600 block of South Central Park Avenue, according to the medical examiner's office...

Burnett, of the 600 block of North Lockwood Avenue, was charged in late May, while charges against Almond were filed this week. Almond, who was in Illinois Department of Corrections custody, had a current home address in the 2600 block of South California Avenue — the Cook County jail.

    2 charged with murder in 2017 Humboldt Park shooting
    Two men have now been charged with murder over the July 2017 shooting death of a 29-year-old man in the West Side's Humboldt Park neighborhood. Javon Almond, 20, and Ronnie Burnett, 23, have each been charged with first-degree murder in the killing of Derrick Murray. About 12:20 p.m.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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  • Protect Our Treasures!

    Teacher Kenny is asking for $392.81:
    My students need bins to protect their books inside their desks.
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