71st Street

Teen Wounded In South Shore ShootingAbout 8:35 p.m., an 18-year-old man was walking in the 1700 block of East 71st Street when someone got out of a dark-colored sedan and began shooting, police said.
Police: Boy, 16, Shot And Killed In Chicago LawnAbout 6:20 p.m., the teen was in the 3000 block of West 71st Street when he was shot in the shoulder, police said. Witnesses saw the teen run into a backyard before collapsing.
One Killed, Eight Wounded In Wednesday ShootingsA 16-year-old boy was shot in the shoulder about 6:20 p.m. in the 3000 block of West 71st Street in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood, police said. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he later died.
Man Charged With DUI After Crashing Stolen VehicleDeonta 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.
Three Hurt In Crash Involving Stolen Vehicle In EnglewoodAn 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.
One Dead, One Injured In Greater Grand Crossing CrashAbout 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.
Hairston Gives Mariano's CEO Tour Of Possible Store Sites In South ShoreAld. 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 Injured In Greater Grand Crossing CrashFour people were injured, three of them critically, in a crash early Wednesday in the Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood.
Man Charged In Fatal June Shooting In Chicago LawnJames 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.
Man Killed In Chicago LawnThe 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.
Woman Buying Lottery Tickets Injured After Pickup Slams Into Store A woman buying lottery tickets at a South Side convenience store was injured when a pickup truck careened into the building.
4 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend ShootingsThe most recent fatal shooting happened about 3 a.m. Saturday on the Near West Side.