About 6:55 p.m., officers responding to a call of a person shot in the 500 block of West 109th Street found the two people outside, police said.
Police have said 7-year-old Elijah Dace was with a group of children walking near 109th and Loomis strets around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday, when two suspects – who were hiding on the side of a garage – jumped out and opened fire.
Community activist Andrew Holmes said the gunmen were hiding on the side of a garage, and jumped out as Elijah Dace walked with a group of kids near 109th and Loomis streets around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday. The shooters, who appeared to be teens, opened fire, and shot Elijah in the shoulder.
A retired Chicago Police Officer who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease is missing from his Morgan Park home on the South Side.
Chrystal Kyles stood in the cold in the middle of East 51st Street on Sunday night and tried to comfort her grieving family as they grappled with the news that Chicago’s ongoing gun violence had finally touched their home.
A 19-year-old man was found shot dead Sunday in an alley not far from his home on the Far South Side, authorities said.
A man checking on his neighbor during a home invasion was shot in the arm on the city’s Southeast Side overnight.
A 7-year-old South Side boy has been found safe at a friend’s home, after disappearing Tuesday night.
An investigation is underway after police shot and wounded a suicidal man in Oak Lawn.