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2 Dead, 9 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday Night

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Saturday in the South Chicago neighborhood.


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Eight Wounded In Citywide Gun Violence

The most recent shooting occurred in South Chicago, when two people were wounded by gunfire in the 8000 block of South Manistee Avenue about 6:35 a.m.


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Gangs, Weather, Reluctant Witnesses Drive Holiday Weekend Bloodshed

This year’s Independence Day celebration, for many Chicagoans a four-day respite in the land of the free, was for others an ordeal in a killing field.


Tiara and Ciara Johnson. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Twin Sisters Missing From Southwest Side

Ciara and Tiara Johnson, both 9 years old, were last seen in the 3600 block of West 79th Street Thursday, police said in an alert issued Friday.


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Man Dies After Leaning Out Of Moving Car, Hitting Parked Vehicle

A man died Sunday night when he thrust his body outside of a moving car and struck a parked vehicle while speeding past, police said.


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Woman Cited In Crash That Injured 2 Police Officers

A motorist who collided with a police cruiser en route to a call with its lights flashing and sirens blaring was cited multiple times for causing the Tuesday night crash.


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Mother Of Five Shot And Killed In South Shore

A 56-year-old Chicago woman – identified by a longtime friend as an unemployed single mother of five – was found gunned down on a sidewalk in the South Shore neighborhood overnight.


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Man Shot And Killed Inside Greater Grand Crossing Restaurant

Brandon Byars was inside the restaurant in the 500 block of East 79th Street when a gunman on the outside saw him and opened fire, shooting him several times in the back.


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Man, Boy Wounded In Auburn-Gresham Shooting

The 20-year-old man was with a 15-year-old boy when both were shot in the 1700 block of West 79th Street about 6:15 p.m.


A woman and young child were killed in this fire on the South Side on Wednesday. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM Newsradio)

Girl, Grandmother Die In South Shore Blaze

Two people, including a young girl, were killed in a fire in the South Shore neighborhood Wednesday morning.

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Car Chase Sends 2 To The Hospital

A car speeding away from police ended up crashing into two other vehicles Sunday night on the Southwest Side, sending the speedster and another driver to the hospital, police said.


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Driver Flees On Foot After Pedestrian Killed In Woodlawn Crash

A driver was arrested after trying to run away from a Woodlawn neighborhood crash that killed a pedestrian Tuesday morning.


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Man Shot To Death In Ashburn Neighborhood

A man was killed in a shooting in the South Side Ashburn neighborhood Wednesday morning.


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Extra-Alarm Fire Rips Through Auburn-Gresham Building

There were some dicey moments overnight for Chicago firefighters who battled a blaze in an Auburn-Gresham neighborhood building.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2012

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Officer Run Over While Conducting Traffic Stop On South Side

A Chicago Police officer was in stable condition Thursday morning, after he was run over by a hit-and-run driver.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

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Police Officer Injured During Scuffle With Shooting Suspect

A Chicago police officer is in the hospital this morning after a shootout in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.



Man Dead, Another Wounded In Auburn-Gresham Shooting

One man was killed and another man wounded in a shooting in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood on the South Side Saturday night.


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Man Shot And Killed By Police On South Side

Chicago Police say an officer shot and killed a man on the city’s South Side early Sunday morning.


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4 Alleged Serial Robbers Caught After Running Red Light

Four accused serial robbers were caught in Chicago this week when they blew through a red light.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2012

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At Least 3 Dead, 7 Hurt In Overnight Shootings, Stabbing

A rash of shootings and a stabbing left at least three people dead and seven injured in Chicago overnight.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2012