68th Street

Man Wounded In Englewood ShootingThe 21-year-old was on the sidewalk near 68th Street and Perry Avenue when a minivan drove up and someone got out and fired at him, police News Affairs Officer Ronald Gaines said.
Man Shot And Killed In EnglewoodAbout 9:45 p.m., Jimmy Tripp was in the 800 block of West 68th Street when someone walked up and shot him several times before running off, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.
Off-Duty Officer And Daughter Shot; Grandchild Safe After AbductionAround 10 p.m., the officer’s 21-year-old daughter and her daughter’s boyfriend were involved in a domestic dispute in the 2200 block of East 68th Street. The boyfriend then shot the 49-year-old officer and her daughter, and fled with his girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter
Child Among Five Injured In Crash On Inbound SkywayA child was critically injured and four other people were also hurt in a multi-vehicle crash on the Chicago Skyway late Wednesday afternoon.
Woman Killed In South Side CrashLuwana Hethington, 28, of Hammond, Ind., was killed in a crash near the intersection of East 68th Street and South Champlain Avenue.
4 Dead, 22 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe most recent fatal shooting happened Saturday night in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood, when two men were shot about 10:10 p.m. in the 1000 block of North St. Louis Avenue, police said.
2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday NightThe most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the South Chicago neighborhood.
Woman Says She Was Cited For Others' Dumping, Fines Doubled In CourtA South Side woman was left scratching her head when she got $600 in tickets for garbage left behind her home.
Brothers, 6 And 9, Spend Night In Bushes To Avoid CleaningIt turns out a pair of brothers, ages 6 and 9, who were reported missing actually spent the night in the bushes because they didn’t want to clean at home.
Man Shot In Drive-By In West EnglewoodA man was shot in the leg early Sunday during a drive-by attack in the South Side West Englewood neighborhood.
Girl, 14, Missing From South Side HomePolice are asking for the public’s help to find a 14-year-old girl who has vanished from her South Side home.
1 Dead, 2 Police Officers Hurt In CrashFive people – including two Chicago Police officers – were hurt overnight in a crash on the city’s South Side.