Teen Charged With Shooting 12-Year-Old BoyThe 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 GreshamAbout 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.
3 Shot In Dolton, Including 12-Year-Old Boy Riding His BikeA 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.
Boy, 12, Among 8 Shot Since Thursday MorningThe 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.
Man Charged With In 2012 Murder Of 12-Year-OldDenzel Garbutt, 21, was charged with first-degree murder for the May 19, 2012, shooting in the 8000 block of South Brandon Avenue.
Boy, 12, Arrested After Gun Goes Off In School RestroomThe principal managed to take the gun away from the boy, and police believe the child fired it on accident.
Girls Hit Boy With Ketchup Bottle, Rob Palatine ApartmentThree 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.
Boy, 12, Falls From Third Story Balcony In GurneeA 12-year-old Gurnee boy was little sore Tuesday morning after a three-story fall.
12-Year-Old Boy Shot And Killed On South SideA 12-year-old boy was shot and killed Saturday night in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Boy, 12, Arrested After Bringing Grenade To SchoolA 12-year-old boy is in serious trouble for bringing a grenade to the school he attends in North Aurora.
3 Charged With Beating, Robbing Men In South ShoreA 12-year-old boy is one of the three suspects charged with beating and robbing two men this week in the South Shore neighborhood.
Joliet Boy Accused Of Carrying Molotov CocktailsA young boy spotted by witnesses carrying two firebombs was later arrested Saturday.