Red Line Train Strikes, Critically Injures PersonThe male, whose age wasn’t known, apparently jumped in front of the train at the 47th Street Station, 220 W. 47th St., according to Chicago Police.
Semi Hauling Powdered Milk Jackknifes On Dan RyanA semi truck carrying 42,000 pounds of powdered milk jackknifed on the Dan Ryan Expressway Thursday morning, blocking the ramp to 47th Street for about an hour during the morning commute.
Three Robbers Target President Obama's Kenwood NeighborhoodThe holdups could be part of a coordinated effort to target men over social media, sources tell CBS 2.
Six Robberies Reported On Same Block In KenwoodThe robberies all occurred in the 4700 block of South Ellis Avenue during various times of the day, police said. A seventh robbery was also reported about a block away in the 900 block of East 47th Street.
One Dead, One Wounded In Bronzeville ShootingAbout 2:20 a.m., a 25-year-old man was shot multiple times as he drove his vehicle in the 400 block of East 47th Street, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene. His 26-year-old passenger was shot in the back and also suffered a graze wound to the neck, police said. He was being treated at Stroger Hospital.
Man Charged With Fatal Stabbing In Back Of The YardsVicente Salgado, 39, is charged with first-degree murder, according to a statement from Chicago Police. Juan Martinez, 40, was standing outside with his girlfriend about 4:10 p.m. in the 2000 block of West 47th Street when the couple was confronted by Salgado, who stabbed Martinez multiple times, authorities said.
Man Fatally Shot In Grand BoulevardThe shooting happened at 2:48 p.m. in the 300 block of East 47th Street.
Back Of The Yards Bank RobbedA man who is suspected in two other bank robberies struck again in the South Side Back of the Yards neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.
Two Hurt In Hit-And-Run Crash On Dan Ryan ExpresswayFour vehicles were involved in the crash that happened near 47th Street about 3:30 a.m., including a semitrailer that caused the accident and then drove off, according to Illinois State Police.
3 Hurt When Truck Flips On Top Of Car On Dan RyanThree people were hospitalized, and traffic on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway was backed up to 95th Street, after a tanker truck flipped on its side on top of a car near 47th Street.
Pregnant Mother Of 5 Killed On Dan Ryan ExpresswayAfter losing his first-born daughter and his youngest son to gun violence in less than a year, Pierre Curry said "I'm going to lose my mind."
Woman Grazed When Gun Goes Off On CTA BusRiders on a CTA bus got a bit of a scare Wednesday morning when a gun accidentally went off after a passenger picked up a small pistol he found on the bus.