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Police: 8 Killed, 12 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

CHICAGO (STMW) — Eight people were killed and at least 12 others wounded in shootings Wednesday across Chicago, in addition to a 10-year-old boy slain by accidental gunfire, according to Chicago Police. The latest homicide […]

09/03/2015

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Man Fatally Shot In Austin

Dan Rance was outside about 11:35 p.m. in the 700 block of North Long Avenue when someone walked up and opened fire, police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office said.

09/03/2015

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Man Critically Wounded In Austin Shooting

The man, 21, was shot in the back in the back about 12:20 a.m. in the 100 block of North Central Avenue, police said.

09/02/2015

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Man Shot And Killed In Austin

Kevin Nichols, 25, was standing on a porch with a female in the 400 block of North Lawler Avenue about 9:35 p.m., when another male walked up and shot him in the chest.

09/01/2015

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Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

Most recently, two men were shot late Thursday in the West Side Austin neighborhood. The men, ages 19 and 20, were standing outside in the 1500 block of North Linder about 10:25 p.m. when shots were fired in their direction from a group of males standing on the corner across the street, according to Chicago Police.

08/28/2015

Police said a security guard shot three people outside Lake & Cicero Ice House liquor store early Friday, after they fired shots at someone in another vehicle. (Credit: CapturedNews)

Three Shot, One Fatally, Outside Austin Liquor Store

A woman was killed and two men were wounded in a shooting outside a liquor store in the Austin neighborhood early Friday.

08/21/2015

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1 Killed, 12 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The homicide happened shortly after 1 a.m. in Logan Square on the Northwest Side. Isaac Acevedo Jr., 23, was sitting in a vehicle near Schubert and Central Park when another vehicle pulled alongside and someone inside fired shots at him, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

08/21/2015

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Four Shot Outside Party In Austin

Four people were shot outside at a party early Sunday at a park in the West Side Austin neighborhood, including a woman driving by who was struck by the gunfire.

08/16/2015

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Man Shot In Austin

About 9:15 p.m., the 23-year-old was shot in the back int he 5100 block of West Washington Boulevard, police said.

08/11/2015

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Man Charged With Killing One, Wounding Two In Austin Shooting

A West Side man was ordered held without bond Thursday for allegedly killing a man and shooting two others after an argument broke out earlier this summer in the Austin neighborhood.

08/06/2015

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2 Killed, 8 Wounded In Wednesday Shootings

The latest homicide happened about 11:20 p.m. in Austin. Officers responding to a crash in the 1100 block of North Central found a 27-year-old man shot in the head and unresponsive in the driver’s seat of a vehicle, according to Chicago Police.

08/06/2015

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One Killed, Four Wounded In Austin Shooting

One person was killed and four others wounded in a shooting in the Austin neighborhood early Sunday, according to Chicago police.

08/02/2015

Officer Erin Carlquist (L) and Officer Lissette Rosado (R) working with youngsters in a math and science club designed to help children learn something new, and improve police relations with the community. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Police Help Form Math And Science Club For West Side Kids

Some Chicago police officers have become involved in an effort on the West Side to spark interest in math and science among children, and in the process have improved relations with the community.

07/21/2015

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Police: Man Exposed Himself To Child In Austin

Police are searching for a man who exposed himself to a child Wednesday morning in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

07/18/2015

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Man Shot And Killed In Austin

Just before midnight in the 1300 block of North Lockwood Avenue, he got into a fight with another person who pulled out a gun and shot him repeatedly, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.

07/16/2015

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Man Killed In Austin Shooting

About 7:50 p.m., he was outside in the 4900 block of West Hubbard Street when someone riding a bicycle shot him several times, police said.

07/16/2015

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6 Killed, 26 Wounded In Weekend Chicago Shootings

Most recently, a man was shot to death early Monday in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest Side, police said. About 4:30 a.m., the 21-year-old was a passenger in a vehicle in the 2400 block of South Sawyer when someone fired shots from the sidewalk, striking him in the chest, police said.

07/13/2015

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1 Dead, 14 Wounded In Monday Shootings Across Chicago

A 16-year-old boy was shot to death and a 17-year-old boy was seriously wounded in a South Chicago shooting Monday evening. The two were standing outside in the 7900 block of South Merrill Avenue about 5:30 p.m. when a red vehicle pulled up and a male got out and shot them, police said.

07/07/2015

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Man Seriously Wounded In Austin Shooting

The 22-year-old man was standing in an alley in the 400 block of North Cicero Avenue at 2:25 a.m. when he “heard shots and felt pain,” police said.

07/06/2015

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Man Charged In Acid Attack That Injured Four

Among the injured were a 1-year-old boy and a 2-year-old girl.

07/05/2015

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