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Two Wounded In West Englewood Drive-By

Just before 10 p.m., the 24-year-old woman and 41-year-old man were sitting in a van parked in the 6700 block of South Ada Street when a shooter in a passing vehicle opened fire, police said.


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Man Shot In Back Of The Yards

A 34-year-old man was inside a car about 4:15 p.m. in the 4700 block of South Ada Street when another vehicle pulled up and someone inside opened fire, hitting him in the left shoulder, police said.


Ada Street's menu for Chicago Restaurant Week. (Credit:

Killer Menu: Ada Street’s Restaurant Week Choices Inspired By Famous Last Meals

The head of a victims’ rights group said she’s horrified by what one Chicago restaurant is doing for this year’s Restaurant Week.


Police Tape Around Light Pole (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Two Found Dead In West Pullman Home

Haristien Lacy, 86, and Veronica Lacy, 55, were both found unresponsive inside a home about 4 a.m. in the 11500 block of South Ada Street.


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Man Shot And Killed In Morgan Park

About 4:40 p.m., officers responding to a call of shots fired discovered the 30-year-old with a gunshot wound to his head in the 11200 block of South Ada Street.


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Man Killed In Washington Heights Shooting

Michael Powell, 24, was on the sidewalk in the 9100 block of South Ada Street about 5 p.m. when a shooter walked up and opened fire, authorities said.


File Photo Of Chicago Police Car (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

6 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Five men have been killed and at least 23 people were wounded in gun violence on the city’s streets from Friday night to Sunday night.


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4 Dead, 20 Wounded In Shootings Since Friday Night

Four men have been killed and at least 20 people were wounded in gun violence on the city’s streets from Friday night to early Sunday.


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3 Killed, 8 Wounded In Weekend Violence; Man Also Shot Dead By Police

Three men have been killed, and at least eight more have been wounded, by gunfire in Chicago since Friday night.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012

Tishona Polk

Gun Violence Leaves 4 More Chicago Youth Wounded

Four youngsters are among the latest victims caught in Chicago’s gun violence epidemic, including two middle school-aged girls who were wounded in a neighborhood park on the Far South Side.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

Authorities said three people were shot in the Morgan Park neighborhood and then seven people were hurt when a Chicago Fire Department vehicle responding to the shooting hit another vehicle that had run a red light. (Credit: CBS)

Three Shot In Morgan Park; 7 Hurt When Responding CFD Vehicle Crashes

One person is dead and two were wounded in a shooting Sunday in the Morgan Park neighborhood, and seven more were hurt when a fire chief car crashed on its way to the scene.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2012

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At Least 20 Wounded In Weekend Violence Through Sunday Morning

At least 20 people, including a 10-year-girl, a 16-year-old girl and a 15-year-old boy, have been wounded in shootings throughout the city since Friday evening.


Perry Pearce of Englewood talks with reporters Thursday. (CBS)

Resident Shoots Home Invader In Englewood

A city worker shot and wounded one of two men who broke into his Englewood neighborhood house Thursday morning, police said.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2011

91st Street Gunman

Police Search For Gunman Who Shot Boy, 13

Police are looking for a gunman who shot and wounded a 13-year-old boy last month in the South Side’s Brainerd neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2011

Police Chase

Police Chase Car Thief For Miles Until Tire Falls Off

Three people are in police custody after a police chase through several South Side neighborhoods.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2011


1 Dead, 14 Wounded In Shootings Overnight

A 55-year-old man was killed and at least 14 others were wounded in shootings throughout the city between late Saturday and Sunday morning, including five men wounded in separate shootings during a violent 20-minute period on the South Side.


Police Chase

West Side Police Chase Ends In Exchange Of Gunfire

Two people were in custody Monday morning, following a police chase across the city’s West Side that ended in an exchange of gunfire.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2011

Cleve "Scoot" Randall

Missing Boy’s Family Hopes Video Helps Locate Him

The family of a missing 13-year-old boy was hoping surveillance video of him from the day he disappeared would help police locate the teenager.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2011

Cleve "Scoot" Randall

Police Search For Missing 13-Year-Old

Police are searching for a 13-year-old boy from the Gresham neighborhood who has been missing since Thursday evening.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2011

Ada Street Shooting

Man Shot, Wounded In Brainerd Neighborhood

Police are searching for the gunman who shot and wounded a man in the South Side’s Brainerd neighborhood overnight.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2010