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Troubled detainee at center of unusual court fight between Loyola hospital, Cook County

...ambulance to Cermak, located in the county jail complex near the main criminal courthouse at 26th Street and California Avenue, according to the hospital’s lawsuit. But on the way there, Cermak officials refused to...

    Troubled detainee at center of unusual court fight between Loyola hospital, Cook County
    For three months, Lamont Cathey has been stuck in a suburban hospital, caught in a bizarre bureaucratic standoff. Facing theft-related and escape charges, he is in the custody of Cook County authorities, handcuffed to a bed at Loyola University Medical Center under the constant watch of three sheriff's deputies and a hospital staffer.
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23 hours ago

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo.

Lost! #Chicago #IL #SouthLawndale (28th & Hamlin) Negra - Female Chihuahua/Shih-tzu Mix. Black/Brown/White. Call 872-235-6957. Scared/confused. Please do not call or chase Negra; may cause Negra to bolt or run in fear. Cook County. 60623. Missing 07/14/2018. To see Negra’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2463231 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2463231

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    Lost! #Chicago #IL #SouthLawndale (28th & Hamlin) Negra - Female Chihuahua/Shih-tzu Mix. Black/Brown/White. Call 872-235-6957. Scared/confused. Please do not call or chase Negra; may cause Negra to...
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27 hours ago

At Least 2 Dead, 15 Wounded in Saturday Shootings

...11:45 p.m., the 30-year-old was on a front porch in the 1400 block of South Millard Avenue when someone in a passing gold-colored car opened fire, police said. The man was...

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...Side. Jamerydus Williams was sitting on a sidewalk about 11:15 p.m. in the 4800 block of West Fulton Street when someone walked up to him and opened fire, Chicago Police and the Cook County...

...on the Northwest Side. About 7:10 p.m., Jesus A. Lopez was in the 5900 block of West Diversey Avenue when someone exited a vehicle parked in an alley, approached the boy and fired several...

About an hour earlier on the South Side, a 38-year-old woman was wounded in a shooting in the West Woodlawn neighborhood. About 10:10 p.m., the woman was walking in the 6200 block of South Vernon Avenue when she heard gunshots and felt pain, police said.

...of the Washington Park neighborhood on the South Side. The boy was walking in the 6100 block of South King Drive when he heard gunfire and realized he’d been shot in arm, according to police...

About 9 p.m., a man was shot and wounded in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. The 37-year-old was standing on a sidewalk in the 5100 block of South Western Avenue when he heard gunfire and felt pain, police said.

About 8:30 p.m., a 72-year-old man was wounded by gunfire on the border of the Belmont Central neighborhood on the Northwest Side. The man was crossing the street in the 5600 block of West Fullerton Avenue when someone in a red SUV opened fire, according to police.

Two 17-year-olds were shot about 6:20 p.m. in the South Shore neighborhood. The boys were standing on a sidewalk in the 6800 block of South East End when someone shot at them from a silver-colored car, according to police.

    At Least 2 Dead, 15 Wounded in Saturday Shootings
    Two elderly men were the unintended victims of shootings on the West Side during the 24-hour period; each received wounds that were not life threatening. In addition to the 15 civilian shootings Saturday, a man killed by a police officer in South Shore sparked protests that lasted into the night.
    https://www.nbcchicago.com

29 hours ago

Boy, 16, fatally shot on the Northwest Side among 11 shot Saturday night, Sunday morning

...old man was shot multiple times as he sat on a front porch in the 1400 block of South Millard Avenue. Someone inside a gold sedan driving by shot him in the shoulder, hip and abdomen...

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The boy was in the 5900 block of West Diversey Avenue in the city’s Belmont Central neighborhood about 7:10 p.m. when he was shot, Chicago police said.

He was crossing the street about 8:30 p.m. in the 5600 block of West Fullerton when an assailant in a red sport-utility vehicle fired a gun, hitting the senior...

Two boys, both 17, were shot about 6:20 p.m. in the 6800 block of South East End Avenue in the city’s South Shore neighborhood, police said.

Around 5:30 p.m., Chicago police fatally shot a man near the intersection of 71st Street and Chappel Avenue in the South Shore neighborhood. A violent clash erupted two hours later, between demonstrators and police.

About 9 p.m. in Gage Park, a 37-year-old man was shot in the abdomen while was standing on the sidewalk in the 5100 block of South Western Avenue. He showed up at Holy Cross Hospital and and was transferred to Mt. Sinai Hospital in critical condition, police said.

About 9:50 p.m. in Washington Park, a 17-year-old boy was shot in the arm while walking in the 6700 block of South Martin Luther King Drive. He didn’t see where the shots came from, police said. He was taken to Comer Childrens Hospital and was stable.

...10:10 p.m. in West Woodlawn, a 38-year-old woman walking in the 6200 block of South Vernon Avenue was shot twice in the arm, once in the stomach and once in the ankle...

About 11:15 p.m. in South Austin, a 20-year-old man was fatally shot while sitting on the sidewalk in the 4800 block of West Fulton Street. Someone walked up and shot him in the chest, police said. The man was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

About 12:25 a.m. Sunday in Altgeld Gardens, two people walked up and shot at a 48-year-old man standing in a backyard in the 13200 block of South Corliss Avenue, police said. The man was hit in the chest. He was taken to Advocate Christ Hospital in serious condition.

Shortly after 1:25 a.m. in West Pullman, a 44-year-old man standing by his car in the 1600 block of South Morgan Street heard gunshots and felt pain, then realized he’d been shot in his foot, police said. He was taken to Christ Hospital in good condition.

    Boy, 16, fatally shot on the Northwest Side among four shot in drive-bys Saturday night
    Four people were shot in two hours Saturday night, including a 16-year-old boy who died and a 72-year-old man wounded in the leg while crossing the street on the Northwest Side. The boy was in the 5900 block of West Diversey Avenue in the city's Belmont Central neighborhood about 7:10 p.m.
    http://www.chicagotribune.com

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