Deonta T. Carson, 19, is charged with felony vehicular hijacking, two felony counts of aggravated DUI, two misdemeanor counts of resisting a peace officer, one misdemeanor count each of DUI and violating parole; and two traffic citations, according to Chicago Police.
An 18-year-old man was speeding south on Halsted Street in a silver SUV when the vehicle struck a black car in the intersection at 71st Street, police said.
About 9:20 p.m. a Honda Odyssey minivan heading north on King Drive struck a Chevrolet Cobalt at the intersection of 71st Street, police News Affairs Officer Amina Greer said.
Ald. Leslie Hairston (5th), who earlier criticized the Mariano’s grocery store chain for ignoring her ward, has taken the company’s top man on a tour of possible sites to open a new store.
Four people were injured, three of them critically, in a crash early Wednesday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.
James Jones, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder for the shooting that killed 18-year-old Demarcus Boswell on June 19, authorities said.
The man, 18, was in the 2800 block of West 71st Street at 4:52 p.m. when he was shot in the face and torso.
A woman buying lottery tickets at a South Side convenience store was injured when a pickup truck careened into the building.
The most recent fatal shooting happened about 3 a.m. Saturday on the Near West Side.
No one was in custody for any of the shootings Tuesday morning.
In the most recent shooting, a 16-year-old boy and his 15-year-old girlfriend were shot while walking home from a basketball game. The boy was critically wounded.
The most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the South Chicago neighborhood.
One teen, a 16-year-old boy, was in the 1700 block of West 71st Street in the West Englewood about 7:55 p.m. when a group of males approached him and demanded the bicycle he was riding.
Two people were killed and at least 17 others were hurt in shootings across the city since Friday afternoon, including two people shot when gunfire erupted near a passing ambulance — forcing paramedics to take cover and call for help.
How or where the 26-year-old was shot remains uncertain because much of the man’s story does not check out, police said.
Nine people have been wounded in shootings across the city since Friday night, police said.
A man was shot in the chest early Sunday as he drove in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.
One man was killed and another was injured in a shooting at 71st Street and Western Avenue Monday night.
One woman was killed and three others were injured early Friday in a crash that closed busy South Halsted Street in the Hamilton Park neighborhood.
The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications has released the 911 tapes from a horrifying attack this month, in which four teenagers disabled a CTA bus and beat and robbed a passenger.