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Shooting On Dan Ryan Expressway Leaves Three WoundedIllinois State Police shut down the outbound lanes of the expressway for more than three hours after someone drove up next to another vehicle, and fired several shots near 57th Street around 1:10 a.m.
Chicago Police Officers Rescue Two Men From Burning Car After CrashTwo men survived a fiery car wreck in Gage Park early Friday, thanks to the heroics of two Chicago police officers.
Boy, 16, Killed In West Englewood ShootingThe victim, a 16-year-old boy, was found lying on the ground in the 1200 block of West 57th Street at 10:10 a.m., police said. He had been shot several times and was taken to Stroger Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Man Killed In Gage Park ShootingHerbert Goode, 66, owner of Silver Cloud Gallery, 20 W. Ohio St., was shot in the chest in what appeared to be a robbery, Chicago Police said.
Toddler Struck, Killed By Car In EnglewoodPolice said the driver appeared to be drunk when he struck a 2-year-old girl who was walking with her grandmother, who was pushing a stroller carrying another child.
6 Shot Throughout City OvernightNo one was in custody for any of the shootings Friday morning.
Three Teens Arrested After Large Fight On Lakefront On South SideThree teens were arrested on Sunday, after police broke up a large fight along the lakefront in the Jackson Park neighborhood.
Suspicious Suitcase Halts Metra Electric, South Shore Trains For Over HourThe Metra Electric and South Shore lines were shut down for over an hour in the Hyde Park neighborhood Saturday morning for a suspicious suitcase that turned out to be empty.
Squad Car Involved In Crash In EnglewoodA Chicago Police squad car was involved in a crash overnight on the north end of the Englewood neighborhood.
At Least 10 Wounded In Citywide ViolenceAt least 10 people were wounded by gunfire throughout the city between Saturday afternoon and early Sunday -- one day after a man was killed and a lest seven others wounded by gunfire.
3 U Of C Students Robbed; 1 On Main QuadsThree University of Chicago students were robbed within a period of half an hour overnight, and one holdup happened right in the Main Quadrangle.
3 Truck Crashes In 9 Hours On Dan Ryan ExpresswayTwo trucks collided and jackknifed overnight, spilling fuel and a load of candy, in one of three accidents involving trucks on the expressway in a period of about nine hours.