9 Killed, 53 Wounded In Holiday Weekend ShootingsFourth of July weekend shootings have left nine people dead — including a 7-year-old boy — and at least 53 others injured since Thursday evening.
Male In Custody After Barricade Situation In Albany ParkAuthorities responded to the barricade situation in the 4400 block of North Drake about 3:20 a.m., police said. It was not yet clear why police were originally called to the scene.
Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across ChicagoMost recently, a man was shot in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The 20-year-old was walking on the sidewalk in the 4600 block of West Washington Boulevard about 10:35 p.m. when he heard gunshots and felt pain, police said. He was taken to Stroger Hospital with a gunshot wound to his buttocks.
Cab Driver Stabbed By Passenger In Albany ParkThe 31-year-old driver was stabbed in the neck by a passenger who tried to rob him about 11:30 p.m. in the 4200 block of North Sacramento Avenue, Chicago Police said.
Man Critically Wounded In Albany Park ShootingThe man, 21, was in the 4400 block of North Bernard Street about 6:50 p.m., involved in an argument with another person, police News Affairs Officer Thomas Sweeney said. The other person took out a gun and shot him multiple times in the upper body.
12 Killed, 43 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend ShootingsThe weekend’s most recent fatal shooting happened Monday night in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said. About 7:50 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was shot in the back and the leg in the 4900 block of West Erie, police said. He was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he died.
Man Shot To Death In Albany ParkA man was discovered shot to death in an alley Saturday night in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
1 Dead, 13 Wounded In Thursday ShootingsThe fatal shooting happened Thursday morning in the South Chicago neighborhood. Ramon Gartman, 33, was discovered unresponsive in the 8400 block of South Commercial at 11:48 a.m. with a gunshot wound to his face, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Two Shot In Albany ParkTwo men — ages 20 and 29 — were shot about 7:50 p.m. while standing outside in the 3200 block of West Montrose Avenue, police said.
Dog Attacks Girl, 12, In Albany ParkA Chicago Police officer fatally shot a pit bull Sunday evening after it bit a 12-year-old girl in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Thieves Steal Packages From Albany Park Condo Building At Least Three TimesA group of Northwest Side residents was fed up and frustrated, after mail thieves struck their condo building at least three times. Now they're hoping security footage helps catch the culprits.
Police: Man Found Stabbed To Death In Albany ParkA man was found stabbed to death early Sunday in the Albany Park neighborhood on the Northwest Side, police said.