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(Credit: Steve Hardy/CBS Local)

3 Killed, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Monday Afternoon

Three men were killed and nine others wounded in gun violence across the city since Monday afternoon, including two men who were found shot to death in West Pullman early Tuesday.


Two brothers -- 38-year-old Leandre Cooper and 35-year-old Demetrius Cooper -- were found shot to death in a car in the West Pullman neighborhood, just blocks from their mom's house. (Credit: CBS)

Brothers Slain In West Pullman After Leaving Family Gathering

The victims were found in a late model Dodge Charger, parked in the 100 block of East 120th Street, around the corner from their mother’s house, just hours after leaving a family gathering.


Jermaine Carter, 38, was shot and killed outside his West Pullman apartment building on Sept. 25, 2012. A woman was also killed in the shooting, and two other people were wounded. (Family Photo)

Shooting Victim’s Widow ‘Won’t Stop’ Until Killer Arrested

The widow of one of the two people shot to death in the West Pullman neighborhood on Tuesday said she won’t rest until police catch the person who killed her husband.

WBBM Newsradio–09/26/2012

Jermaine Carter, Quiltavia Patterson

2 Dead, 2 Wounded In Drive-By Shooting On Far South Side

Two people are dead, and at least two others are wounded, after a drive-by shooting in the West Pullman neighborhood early Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2012

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Three Females Hurt In Bishop Ford Crash

Three females were hurt in a two-vehicle rollover crash early Sunday that led to two related wrecks on the Bishop Ford Freeway (I-94).


Pastor Virgil Jones (CBS)

Pastor Hoping For Return Of Stolen Food Pantry Truck

As police and the community continue to search for a delivery truck stolen from a West Pullman food pantry, the pastor who runs the pantry has been speaking out about the theft of the truck he’d bought less than two weeks earlier.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

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Woman Sexually Assaulted On Far South Side

Police are investigating after a woman was sexually assaulted in an alley on the city’s Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2011