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1 Killed, 6 Wounded In Tuesday Shootings

The fatal shooting happened about 10:45 p.m. in the Morgan Park neighborhood on the Far South Side. A 22-year-old man was driving in the 11100 block of South Hamlet Avenue when a black SUV pulled alongside and a gunman inside shot him in the abdomen, police said.


Police investigate a fatal shooting early Wednesday in the Gage Park neighborhood on the Southwest Side. (Credit: Network Video Productions)

Male Shot And Killed In Gage Park

Devonte Terry, 19, was shot in the back and found unresponsive in the 5600 block of South Artesian Avenue at 12:44 a.m., police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.


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Teen Shot In Chicago Lawn

Chicago police said the 16-year-old boy was riding a bicycle in the 6700 block of South Artesian Avenue around 9:30 p.m., when someone shot him in the thigh.


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Man Charged With Murder Extradited From Wisconsin

Omar Dixon, 23, is charged with murder and armed robbery, according to Chicago Police. The victim was walking through a gangway at 5:52 p.m. Jan. 14 in the 8100 block of South Artesian Avenue when Dixon approached, pulled a handgun and announced a robbery before shooting Harris in the chest, according to police.


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Man Shot And Killed In Ashburn

The man was walking through a gangway at 5:22 p.m. in the 8100 block of South Artesian Avenue when two males approached him and fired shots, striking him several times, police said.


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Man Wounded In Chicago Lawn Shooting

The man, 33, was shot in the back about 11:30 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Artesian Avenue, police said.


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Woman Sexually Assaulted While Jogging In Marquette Park

A 19-year-old woman was jogging shortly after midnight Wednesday morning in the 6500 block of South Artesian Avenue, when a man wearing a black hoodie approached her, and flashed a handgun, police said. The man then forced her into a gangway, and sexually assaulted her.


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Prosecutors: Teen Fatally Shot Boy, 16, Through Bedroom Window

Judge Donald Panarese called 15-year-old Rasaan Price “a danger to society” after prosecutors detailed how he allegedly fatally shot 16-year-old Darren Foggey through a bedroom window


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Boy, 16, Killed In Chicago Lawn Shooting

A 16-year-old boy died in a shooting within two blocks of his home Wednesday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side.


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Cops Shoot Armed Suspect In Chicago Lawn

Police shot a man who allegedly pointed a gun at officers during a foot chase early Saturday in the Southwest Side Chicago Lawn neighborhood, officials said.


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Girl, 17, Sexually Assaulted In Logan Square Alley

A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in a Logan Square alley when the sun was still up Tuesday, after she accepted a ride from a stranger.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2012

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At Least 12 Wounded In Shootings This Weekend

At least 12 people have been wounded in shootings in the city — mainly in the South, West and Near West sides — since Friday. The shooting victims, one of whom was critically wounded, have all been male, between 14 and 49 years old.



1 Dead, 12 Wounded In Overnight Shootings

One teenage boy was killed and 12 others were injured in Chicago just between 9 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

Delfino Mora died after being beaten in an alley. (family handout)

Prosecutors: Teens In Fatal Attack Were Playing “Knock ‘Em Out” Game

Three teens accused of attacking a man in a West Rogers Park alley and posting video of the fatal beating online were allegedly playing a game called “pick ‘em out and knock ‘em out.”

CBS Chicago–07/15/2012

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Woman Charged After 2-Year-Old, Home Alone, Falls From Window

A young mother stands charged with child endangerment, after leaving her toddler home alone in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–06/20/2012

Marvis Brown Jr. (courtesy Brown family)

Teen Shot To Death On Southwest Side Front Porch

Marvis Brown Jr.’s father speculates the teen was the victim of mistaken identity when he was fatally shot on the front porch of a home in the Marquette Park neighborhood.


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Man Robbed With Meat Cleaver On Quiet Block Near Rosehill Cemetery

A man was robbed by a pair of suspects wielding a meat cleaver in the North Side’s Arcadia Terrace neighborhood overnight.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2011