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Police investigate after a 15-year-olld boy was critically wounded in a North Lanwdale shooting Tuesday night. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Teen Critically Wounded In North Lawndale Shooting

About 9:55 p.m., officers found the teen with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and both legs in the 4100 block of West 16th Street, police said.


A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Monday night in the Pilsen neighborhood. (CBS)

Woman Killed In Pilsen Crash, Occupants In Other Car Flee

Chicago Police were searching for two men who fled the scene after their car was involved in a crash that killed a 59-year-old woman about a block away from her home in Pilsen.


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Driver Cited In West Side School Bus Crash

A 48-year-old woman heading south in her car on Racine failed to stop at a stop sign and hit the school bus, which was heading west on 16th Street.


File Photo Of A Handgun (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Man Found Shot Dead In Vehicle On West Side

Officers found Steven Noble, 33, inside a vehicle in the 3300 block of West 16th Street.


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Dolton Man Shot And Killed In South Loop

Andre Bunton, 37, was sitting in a car in the 200 block of East 16th Place about 11:25 p.m. when shots were fired and at least one bullet struck him in the chest.


The Guardian Angels patrol 16th and Trumbull on Thursday. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Newsradio)

Police Issue Community Alert After Girl Abducted, Raped On Way To School

Police have issued a warning about a serious and disturbing attack on a child in the North Lawndale neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2012

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Man Breaks Into Apartment And Rapes Woman At Gunpoint

Police are looking for a man who forced his way into a Near West Side apartment early Monday and sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint.


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Alderman Wants Graffiti Artists To Paint Legitimate Murals

Ald. Danny Solis (25th) wants graffiti artists to redirect their pastime toward legitimate artwork – namely, murals along a railroad embankment in the Pilsen neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

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8 Wounded In Shootings Late Saturday, Early Sunday

Eight people were wounded in shootings Saturday night and early Sunday on the South and West sides.


A large stone fell from a CTA train embankment near 16th and State streets and ruptured a natural gas line on Feb. 13, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Huge Stone Falls From Train Embankment, Ruptures Gas Line

A large piece of stone fell from a railroad embankment in the South Loop on Monday, rupturing a gas line and prompting the evacuation of a nearby coffee shop.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2012

A toddler was found wandering on a West Side street without shoes or a coat. (Credit: CBS)

Toddler Found Without Shoes Or Coat Brought To Firehouse

Chicago firefighters took a toddler to the hospital Thursday morning after three Good Samaritans found the child wandering on the street with no coat or shoes.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

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UIC Campus On Alert After Attack On Student

Students at the University of Illinois at Chicago are on alert, a day after a female student was attacked just off campus.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2011

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3 Police Cars Damaged During West Side Chase

Three Chicago Police vehicles were involved in accidents overnight, and they were all connected to the same incident.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2011

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Small Fire Breaks Out At West Side School

Fire crews remain were sent to a West Side elementary school where a fire started in an electrical room Monday morning.