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Teen Charged With Shooting 12-Year-Old Boy

The teen, whose name was not released, was charged Tuesday night with one count of aggravated battery with a firearm, according to a statement from Chicago Police.



Boy Struck, Critically Injured By Bus In Gresham

About 7 p.m., the boy was walking in the 1400 block of West 79th Street when he ran into the street and was struck by the vehicle, police said.


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3 Shot In Dolton, Including 12-Year-Old Boy Riding His Bike

A gunman opened fire Monday morning in south suburban Dolton, wounding three people, including a 12-year-old boy visiting the neighborhood for a Memorial Day celebration with his family.


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Boy, 12, Among 8 Shot Since Thursday Morning

The boy was shot in the leg about 8:45 p.m. after he walked past two males in the 13100 block of South Corliss Avenue and then heard shots and felt pain.


Denzel Garbutt (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Man Charged With In 2012 Murder Of 12-Year-Old

Denzel Garbutt, 21, was charged with first-degree murder for the May 19, 2012, shooting in the 8000 block of South Brandon Avenue.


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Boy, 12, Arrested After Gun Goes Off In School Restroom

The principal managed to take the gun away from the boy, and police believe the child fired it on accident.


Vanessa Mejia and Sendi Ocampo (Credit: Cook County Sheriff)

Girls Hit Boy With Ketchup Bottle, Rob Palatine Apartment

Three teenage girls have been charged, and police are searching for a fourth, after they allegedly hit a 12-year-old boy with a ketchup bottle; and stole cash, jewelry, and cell phones from the boy’s home in Palatine.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2013


Boy, 12, Falls From Third Story Balcony In Gurnee

A 12-year-old Gurnee boy was little sore Tuesday morning after a three-story fall.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

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12-Year-Old Boy Shot And Killed On South Side

A 12-year-old boy was shot and killed Saturday night in the South Chicago neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2012


Boy, 12, Arrested After Bringing Grenade To School

A 12-year-old boy is in serious trouble for bringing a grenade to the school he attends in North Aurora.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2012

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3 Charged With Beating, Robbing Men In South Shore

A 12-year-old boy is one of the three suspects charged with beating and robbing two men this week in the South Shore neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/03/2011

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Joliet Boy Accused Of Carrying Molotov Cocktails

A young boy spotted by witnesses carrying two firebombs was later arrested Saturday.


Wilbert Crosby's windshield was smashed after a 12-year-old boy apparently tossed a rock from an overpass along the Eisenhower Expressway on Sept. 4, 2011. Crosby pulled off the expressway, confronted the boy and took him to a nearby police station. (Photo courtesy Wilbert Crosby)

Motorist Hauls Boy To Cops After Rock Tossed Into Windshield

An angry motorist walked a 12-year-old boy into a police station after the child allegedly hurled a rock off a nearby West Side overpass, smashing the windshield of the man’s minivan Sunday morning.


Darrell J. Stephenson

Alleged Molester Soccer Coach Hit With More Charges

Serious legal trouble has been compounded for a Will County soccer coach already charged with molesting a 12-year-old boy.

CBS Chicago–06/17/2011

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12-Year-Old Shot In Front Of Elementary School

A 12-year-old boy was shot in the back during dismissal in front of a Gresham neighborhood elementary school.

CBS 2–04/26/2011

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Boys Get Probation For Throwing Bricks At Woman’s Home

Two pre-teen boys have been sentenced to probation for throwing bricks at the home of an elderly South Side woman, who in turn shot and wounded one of them in the shoulder.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2011

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Police: Shooting That Killed Boy, 12, Apparently Accidental

The death of a boy who was shot in the head as he played with a gun with a friend Sunday on the Southwest Side is being investigated as an accident, police said.

CBS Chicago–12/20/2010