11-Year-Old Boy

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Driver Who Hit Boy, School Charged With Reckless Driving

The driver told police he was turning around and hit the gas instead of the brakes and the van drove right through the curb cut and down the sidewalk in reverse and crashed through the double doors at Woodland Middle School.


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Teen Convicted Of Shooting 11-Year-Old Boy Last Year

A Cook County judge on Tuesday found a South Side teenager guilty of shooting and wounding an 11-year-boy looking for snakes with his friends.


Benjamin Black is accused of being high on heroin when his car struck and killed an 11-year-old boy in February. (Credit: Kane County State's Attorney)

Prosecutors: Man Was High On Heroin When He Struck, Killed 11-Year-Old Boy

A west suburban man has been charged with being under the influence of heroin when the car he was driving plowed into the rear of a second car, killing an 11-year-old boy in February.


An 11-year-old boy who was in the back seat of this Chevy Cavalier died in a four-car crash in Kane County, when an SUV crashed into the back of the Cavalier, which then hit two other cars. (Credit: CBS)

11-Year-Old Boy Killed In 4-Car Pileup In Kane County

Three cars were stopped in the westbound lane of Illinois Route 64 and Peplow Road at about 7:30 p.m. in the village of Virgil, because of an earlier accident nearby, when another vehicle crashed into the back of one of the cars.



11-Year-Old Shot In Woodlawn

An 11-year-old boy was shot in the Woodlawn neighborhood Tuesday night.


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Boy, 11, Killed In Little Village Fire

Chicago firefighters made several rescues last night, but were not able to save an 11-year old boy from a fire in the Little Village neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2012

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Young Boys Caught With Suspected Molotov Cocktails In Rogers Park

Police are questioning two young boys who were caught Monday night with homemade explosives in the Rogers Park neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012

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No Charges For Driver Who Hit Boy On I-57

A driver who hit a boy on Interstate 57 Sunday afternoon is not facing any charges.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

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Boy, 11, In Coma After Being Hit By Car On I-57

An 11-year-old boy suffered major head injuries and was in a coma after being hit by a car Sunday afternoon on I-57 in the Far South Side Washington Heights neighborhood, according to Illinois State Police.


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Boy, 11, Killed In ATV Accident In Bartlett

A west suburban boy is dead after an accident with an ATV Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012

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Boy, 11, Wounded When Gunshot Breaks Window On Near West Side

An 11-year-old boy was wounded early Thursday when gunshots shattered the window of his home on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012

Allen Fernandez, 11, died on April 21, 2012, after he was found in a forest preserve near his Hoffman Estates home, with a puncture wound to his chest. (Photo supplied to CBS)

Cops Signal Hoffman Estates Boy Died From ‘Tragic Accident’

The bizarre death of an 11-year old boy from Hoffman Estates, who suffered a puncture wound to the chest, appears to be a “tragic accident,” authorities said Monday.


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Man Tries To Lure 11-Year-Old Boy On Far Northwest Side

Police are looking for an apparent child molester who was unsuccessful in luring a boy into his vehicle Tuesday on the city’s Far Northwest Side.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2012

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Police: 11-Year-Old Boy Holds Up Store With Knife

Authorities say an 11-year-old boy wearing a hooded sweat shirt and brandishing a knife robbed a convenience store.


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Police: Elderly Couple Wasn’t Out To Kidnap

Investigators in far west suburban Sugar Grove say they have gotten to the bottom of an attempted child abduction by an elderly couple.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2011