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Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings Across Chicago

Most 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.

06/25/2015

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3 Dead, 32 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

James Jones, 21, tried to protect his 46-year-old mother Alicia Jones on the front porch of their home when a gunman opened fire from a gangway about noon Saturday in the 8400 block of South Colfax, according to their family and authorities.

06/22/2015

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Man Shot In Austin

A 27-year-old man was outside about 10:30 p.m. in the 4900 block of West Ferdinand Street when he thought he heard fireworks but realized he had been shot in the shoulder, police said.

06/22/2015

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Man Wounded In Austin Shooting

A 28-year-old man was in a vehicle about 10 p.m. in the 1500 block of North Lotus Avenue when a gunman ran up and opened fire, police said.

06/22/2015

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Austin Residents Say Homes Near Former Brach’s Factory Coated In Dust

The building is long gone, but residents worry that what’s left behind could be hurting them, reports CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker.

06/15/2015

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Eight Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The most recent shooting happened Thursday night, after a teen who took himself to a hospital told investigators he was shot in the South Side Chatham neighborhood.

06/12/2015

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Man, Boy Wounded In Austin Shooting

The shooting happened in the 1800 block of North Monitor Avenue about 2:45 p.m., police said. The victims, a 19-year-old man and boy whose age wasn’t immediately available as of 11 p.m., were taken to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park by family members.

06/10/2015

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5 Killed, 33 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

Two males were killed in the most recent fatal shooting early Sunday in the West Side Austin neighborhood, police said. The two were driving in the 1600 block of North Cicero about 3:50 a.m. when a light-colored vehicle pulled up alongside and someone inside fired shots.

06/08/2015

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Police: Two Killed In Austin Shooting

Two males were killed in a shooting early Sunday in the West Side Austin neighborhood, police said.

06/07/2015

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Five Shot, Including Three Women, At Party In Austin

Three women and two men were shot early Saturday outside a party in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

06/06/2015

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One Killed, Seven Wounded In Monday Shootings

A 23-year-old man was fatally shot in the West Side Humboldt Park neighborhood Monday afternoon. About 2:25 p.m., a gunman approached 23-year-old Master G. Roberson in the 700 block of North Hamlin and opened fire, striking him in the head and chest.

06/02/2015

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Police: Food Delivery Drivers Robbed At Gunpoint In Austin

Chicago Police are searching for suspects who are robbing food delivery drivers at gunpoint in the West Side Austin neighborhood.

05/31/2015

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Police Warn Of Austin Robberies

Police are warning residents about a series of robberies targeting lone female victims reported this month in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

05/28/2015

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Police Searching For Mask-Wearing Man Who Tried To Abduct Girl On West Side

Police seek a man who allegedly tried to abduct a girl early Wednesday in the West Side Austin neighborhood, reports WBBM’s Bob Roberts.

05/27/2015

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12 Killed, 43 Wounded In Memorial Day Weekend Shootings

The 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.

05/26/2015

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Police: Man Dies After Austin Shooting

A man died after he was found shot in the head Saturday afternoon in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side, police said.

05/23/2015

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Nine Shot In Chicago Since Tuesday Afternoon

The most recent shooting happened early Wednesday in the Edgewater neighborhood on the North Side. About 1:20 a.m., a 26-year-old man was driving southbound in the 5900 block of North Winthrop Avenue when a gunman opened fire from the sidewalk, according to Chicago Police.

05/20/2015

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Teen Shot In Austin

About 8:30 p.m., the 17-year-old was standing on the sidewalk with two other people in the 5500 block of West Fulton Street when someone fired at them from an alley, police said.

05/20/2015

Chicago police investigate after three 19-year-old men were shot, two of them fatally, in the 200 block of West 107th Street on Wednesday night. (Credit: CBS)

3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago On Wednesday

Late Wednesday night, one man was killed and another man was injured in a shooting outside of a Logan Square neighborhood store on the Northwest Side, police said.

05/14/2015

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9 Wounded In Citywide Shootings Since Monday Afternoon

At least nine people have been wounded in shootings on the South and West sides of Chicago since Monday afternoon, including a 62-year-old man shot during an attempted robbery at a Roseland bus stop Tuesday morning.

05/12/2015

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