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Gabriel Martinez (Credit: Aurora Police)

Aurora Man Charged With Attempting To Kill 14-Year-Old

Aurora resident Gabriel G. Martinez, 22, faces counts of attempted murder, aggravated discharge of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, Aurora police said in a statement.


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Boy Fatally Stabs Brother In South Chicago Heights

Investigators tell WBBM they are leaning away from murder charges — at least at this point — against the unnamed youth, whom police say used a large kitchen knife to stab his brother, Larry Miles.


A 14-year-old boy was missing after a fire swept through his family's home in Prospect Heights. (Credit: CBS)

Missing Teen Found Safe After Fire Guts Prospect Heights House

The 14-year-old boy’s family reported him missing after firefighters responded to a blaze in the 1200 block of Stratford Road around 3:45 a.m. When firefighters arrived, the boy’s parents said the teenager was nowhere to be found. Hours later, the boy was found safe at a friend’s apartment.


A ball cap lies on the ground on the 1400 block of South Drake Avenue, where a 14-year-old boy was shot on Tuesday, June 17, 2014. (Credit: Alex Wroblewski/Sun-Times)

Teen Critically Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

The 14-year-old boy was standing on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of South Drake Avenue around 10:30 p.m., when a man walked up and shot him.


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Boy Charged After Accidentally Shooting 14-Year-Old Girl

Police said the boy was playing with a gun around 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 6500 block of South Green Street, when it accidentally fired, striking the girl.


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Police: 14-Year-Old Boy Slain In Drive-By

About 8:20 p.m., the 14-year-old boy was walking with two other people in the 6100 block of South Vernon Avenue when a white van drove up and someone inside fired shots.


A 14-year-old autistic boy was found dead in an home located above a business in the 8100 block of West Grand Avenue in River Grove on Sunday. Authorities said the body had signs of trauma. (Credit: Susanna Song)

Boy With Autism Found Stabbed To Death In River Grove

A 14-year-old boy with autism was found stabbed to death inside an apartment in west suburban River Grove on Sunday.


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Boy, 14, Critically Hurt In Austin Drive-By

The 14-year-old boy was found on the sidewalk after shots were fired at him from a red vehicle traveling east on North Avenue.


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Two Teens Wounded In South Side Shooting

Two teenagers were wounded in a Washington Heights shooting Thursday evening on South Side.


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Joliet Diocese: Bishop Can’t Be Removed From Ministry Despite Having Molested Boy

The Roman Catholic bishop in Joliet is allowing an accused predator priest to return to limited ministry, and advocates for priest sex abuse victims are livid over the decision.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

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14-Year-Old Boy Shot, Killed In Harvey

A 14-year-old south suburban boy was killed late Saturday in what Harvey police are calling an accidental shooting.


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Man Killed, 3 Others Wounded In West Side Shooting

Police are looking for the suspect who killed one person and wounded three others on the city’s West Side Monday night

CBS Chicago–07/03/2012

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Teen Dies After Being Pulled From Lake At North Av. Beach

Family and friends are mourning after an 8th grade graduation celebration turned tragic at North Avenue Beach, when a 14-year-old boy drowned while swimming with friends.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

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Boy, 14, Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girl At Evanston High School

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a fellow student at Evanston Township High School – while school was in session.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2012

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Two Teens Wounded In South Side Shooting

Two teenage boys were wounded in a Woodlawn neighborhood drive-by shooting Monday afternoon on the South Side.


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Boy Shot In Foot, Doesn’t Tell Anyone Until Next Day

A 14-year-old boy was shot in the foot outside a West Side elementary school Wednesday night, but didn’t report his injury to anyone until the following morning.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2012

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Boy Shot In Roseland Alley In Final Hours Before Snowstorm

Shootings and other violence seemed to die down as Chicago got hammered with snow Thursday, but not so in the hours leading up to the storm.

CBS Chicago–01/12/2012

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Police: Bullet Fired For New Year’s Grazed South Chicago Heights Boy

It was a close call for a South Chicago Heights 14-year-old boy after a New Year’s bullet grazed him outside his home.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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Armed NW Indiana Man Nabs Teen Carjackers

A northwest Indiana man who was out walking a dog Saturday night helped nab the two boys, who were running from a stolen SUV.


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Boy, 14, Brutally Beaten In Logan Square

A 14-year-old boy was on life support Wednesday morning, after being brutally beaten as he walked home from studying with his girlfriend in the Logan Square neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011