The 39-year-old man was making a delivery at a home near East 99th Street and South Paxton Avenue when a gunman emerged from a gangway and opened fire.
Seven of the children – who range in age from 3 to 14 – were not wearing seat belts, or in other child restraints.
A street vendor was shot and killed early Tuesday at a gas station near an exit ramp from Interstate 57 in the Washington Heights neighborhood.
A second teenage boy was charged Tuesday with murder in the shooting death of a man earlier this month in the South Deering neighborhood.
A 17-year-old boy from Chicago was found shot to death in a garage at an Evergreen Park home in the 2600 block of West 99th Street Friday night.
A man put a 9-year-old boy and tried to abduct him on the city’s Southeast Side this week, and now police hope a sketch will help them find a suspect.
A 34-year-old man wanted for two shootings in Joliet was arrested this week while sleeping in an apartment on Chicago’s South Side.
A crane tipped on its side on an overpass over Interstate 57 Monday morning, leaving a construction worker injured.