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.
Man Charged With Killing Mother, Attacking Brother In Archer HeightsMaria Sadelski, 54, was found at 8:10 p.m. in the basement of her home in the 4800 block of South Karlov Avenue, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. She had apparent “blunt trauma to the head” and was dead at the scene, authorities said.
Woman Found Beaten To Death In Archer Heights BasementPolice were questioning two men after their mother was found dead Wednesday night inside a home in the Archer Heights neighborhood.
Man Charged With DUI For Crash That Killed 3-Year-Old BoyErick Ochoa, 24, has been charged with a felony count of aggravated DUI involving a death, according to a statement from Chicago Police. He was also cited for driving on a suspended license and failing to stop at a stop sign.
Fire Extinguisher Plant Becomes Scene Of Extra-Alarm BlazeSmoke and flames could be seen for miles Thursday night, as an extra-alarm blaze engulfed a fire extinguisher plant in the Archer Heights neighborhood.
Archer Heights Sidewalks Finally Getting Cleared Of Snow, IceAn icy, snow-clogged sidewalk in Archer Heights has forced pedestrians to walk in the street for weeks.
Blizzard Long Gone, But Snow And Ice Remain On SidewalksSidewalks around 51st and Karlov remain encrusted with ice and snow, forcing pedestrians to use the street. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.
Police Shoot, Kill Knife-Wielding Teen On South SideChicago police shot and killed a 17-year-old boy in the Archer Heights neighborhood Monday night, after he allegedly ignored orders to drop a knife.
Man Dies After Jumping In Ship CanalA man died Wednesday night after he was pulled from the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal near the Archer Heights neighborhood on the Southwest Side.
Man Dies After Vehicle Hits Pole In Archer HeightsAbout 4:10 a.m., the 41-year-old driver was speeding near the corner of 41st Street and Pulaski Road when his vehicle clipped another vehicle, police News Affairs Officer Janel Sedevic said. He then lost control of his vehicle, which crashed in to a pole.
Rotting Meat Creates Disgusting Mess Near Curie H.S.After more than a week of letting piles of rotting meat stink up part of the Archer Heights neighborhood, crews finally arrived Thursday morning to get rid of the disgusting mess.
Boy, 3, Killed By Vehicle On SW Side A motorist was arrested after striking and killing a 3-year-old boy in the Southwest Side Archer Heights neighborhood late Saturday.