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7 Dead, 23 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened Sunday night in the Chicago Lawn neighborhood on the Southwest Side. Erik Kall, 27, was shot several times in the 6200 block of South Francisco Avenue shortly after 10 p.m.

06/02/2014

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3 Dead, 10 Wounded In Thursday Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting occurred Thursday evening in the South Side Englewood neighborhood.

05/29/2014

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8 Wounded In Shootings Across Chicago On Wednesday

The most recent shooting happened about 11:45 p.m. in the 7100 block of South Escanaba Avenue, where a 21-year-old man was driving when someone opened fire, striking the man in the face and back, police said.

05/29/2014

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Police: Man Tried Luring Girl In Austin

Police are looking for a man who allegedly followed a girl in his car and tried luring her Friday in the Austin neighborhood.

05/28/2014

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1 Dead, 11 Wounded In Shootings Across City On Tuesday

A man was shot and killed during a carjacking Tuesday night in the Ashburn neighborhood on the South Side.

05/28/2014

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6 Dead, 22 Wounded Across Chicago In Weekend Shootings

In the most recent fatal shooting, a 33-year-old man was killed in the Austin neighborhood. About 3:18 p.m., Monte Tillman was shot in the torso in the 5200 block of West Lake Street, police said.

05/27/2014

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At Least 10 Shot Across Chicago On Tuesday

Most recently, a man in his 20s was shot in the Roseland neighborhood on the South Side. The man was in the 9900 block of South Wentworth Avenue about 9:55 p.m. when he was shot in the hand, police said.

05/21/2014

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2 Dead, 26 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 11:30 p.m. Saturday in the East Garfield Park neighborhood on the West Side.

05/19/2014

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3 Dead, 26 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened about 11:35 a.m. Sunday, when a 41-year-old William Bailey was shot to death in the South Side Washington Heights neighborhood.

05/05/2014

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Man Charged With Murder For West Side Hit-And-Run

A man has been charged with intentionally striking and killing another man with an SUV early Saturday in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

04/29/2014

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4 Dead, 35 Wounded In Weekend Shootings

The most recent fatal shooting happened early Sunday in the Logan Square neighborhood, where a 21-year-old woman was gunned down while riding in a car on Fullerton Avenue near Kedzie Boulevard.

04/28/2014

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Driver In Fatal West Side Hit-And-Run Turns Self In

Police were questioning a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 67-year-old woman in the Austin neighborhood Sunday night.

04/21/2014

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Man Shot To Death In South Austin Neighborhood

A man was shot to death Friday night in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side.

04/19/2014

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Police Warn Of Austin Armed Robberies

Police are warning West Side residents of several armed robberies in the Austin neighborhood since February.

04/06/2014

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Robber In Utility Vest Robs Pastor’s Wife In Austin

Chicago Police are investigating a pastor’s wife’s claim that she was robbed early Wednesday morning by a suspect impersonating a utility worker on the West Side.

04/02/2014

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Police: Man Stabbed To Death In Possible Home Invasion

Authorities found 32-year-old Paul Carter with stab wounds at his home Tuesday morning in the 5000 block of West Gladys Avenue.

03/19/2014

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Man Charged With Shooting 6, Including Orr Player, At Austin Party

Patrick Calhoun, 22, faces six counts of aggravated battery in connection with the shooting about 3:30 a.m. Sunday in the 4900 block of West Race Avenue.

03/11/2014

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Pair Of Cold Deaths Brings County’s Total To 23

At least 23 people have died of cold-related causes in Cook County this season, the most since 2008-09, with the latest being a Humboldt Park man and an Austin woman.

03/04/2014

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Chicago Woman Dies Of Hypothermia, Cold Exposure At Home

A woman who died Thursday at her home in the West Side Austin neighborhood was at least the 23rd cold-related death of the season in Cook County.

02/28/2014

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Texas Man Charged In Fatal December Shooting

Two men were standing in the front vestibule of an apartment building in the 300 block of North Central Avenue about 1:25 a.m. on Dec. 14, when Phillip Allison allegedly entered and opened fire.

02/27/2014

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