Man Faces Drug, Gun Charges After Accidentally Shooting Himself In Logan SquareA 46-year-old man has been charged with multiple felonies, after police responded to an incident at his Logan Square home and found a stash of guns and drugs after he accidentally shot himself on Tuesday.
Police Search For Suspect After Accidental Shooting At Hyatt RegencyCentral District Police Cmdr. Michael Pigott said a 24-year-old man had stayed the night at the hotel, and was checking out, when a gun fell out of his pocket and onto the floor, when it accidentally went off around 10 a.m.
Man Fatally Shoots Himself While Boarding CTA Bus In EnglewoodThe 35-year-old was boarding the bus at 8:53 p.m. when he fired a handgun, striking himself in the head, according to Chicago Police.
Pastor's Son Accidentally Shoots, Kills Teen Cousin In WilmingtonThe boy was having a sleepover with his 17-year-old cousin, whose father is the pastor of the church, when they heard a noise they believed to be someone trying to break into the church, and went to investigate with a loaded gun.
5-Year-Old Boy Shot For Second Time In 18 MonthsA 5-year-old boy became the victim of gunfire for the second time in his life Tuesday night, when he accidentally shot himself in the hand.
UPDATE: 2 Charged In Teen Girl's Accidental Shooting DeathTwo people have been charged in an “accidental” shooting that killed a 16-year-old Amundsen High School cheerleader Sunday evening.
Man Dies After Gun Goes Off In His Waistband In West EnglewoodThe man was shot in the abdomen and taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he died, police said.
Girl, 9, Shot And Killed While Dad Shows Gun To Kids In Hobart, IndianaAn investigation was underway Saturday evening, and charges were expected to be presented on Monday to the Lake County prosecutor’s office.
Man Charged With Accidentally Shooting, Killing GirlfriendJasper J. Johnson, 31, faces charges of involuntary manslaughter and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon, both felonies.
Man Gets 3 Years For Accidental Shooting That Killed 15-Year-OldOrlando Gonzalez was sentenced to three years in prison for an accidental shooting that left a teenage boy dead last year in Humboldt Park.
9-Year-Old Boy Hurt In Accidental Shooting In South AustinA 9-year-old boy was hospitalized Saturday afternoon after accidentally shooting himself in the South Austin neighborhood.
10-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shot By 8-Year-Old BrotherPolice said the shooting happened around 9 a.m. in the 9000 block of South Bishop Street.